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Liberia Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2016-2017


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Liberia Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2016
Liberia (LBR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2016 - 01/2017
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Liberia Household Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES) was conducted in order to collect household-level data on health, water supply, crime, employment, education, sanitation, agricultural practices, and income. For the 2016-2017 survey, a sample size of 8,350 households in 835 enumeration units was established.

Absenteeism, Agriculture, Alcohol use, Assets, Birth certificates, Blood pressure, Breastfeeding, Burns, Cancers, Children, Cooking fuels, Coping behavior, Cough, Crops, Dairy products, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Dietary sodium, Disasters, Domestic migration, Education, Education access, Education expenditures, Electricity, Employment, Employment benefits, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Fishing, Food expenditures, Fruits, Headache, Health care access, Health care costs, Health care expenditures, Health care use, Health facility conditions, Health insurance, Health status, Hospitals, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Household water treatment, Housing materials, Income, Influenza, Insecticide-treated bednets, International migration, Legumes, Length of stay, Limited mobility, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Loans, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Marital status, Mass media, Meat, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mental health symptoms, Milk, Nurses, Nuts, Occupation codes, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Poisonings, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Preventive interventions, Prices, Private social assistance, Public social assistance, Refrigeration, STDs, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sense organ diseases, Skilled birth attendants, Sore throat, Starchy vegetables, Sugar-sweetened beverages, Telephones, Tobacco, Tobacco smoking, Traditional healers, Training programs, Transportation, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unintentional injuries, Unprocessed red meat, Upper respiratory infections, Urinary tract infections, Vegetables, Violence, Vision loss, Vomiting, Water supply, Whole grains