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Mozambique National Household Survey on Living Conditions 1996-1997


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Inquérito Nacional aos Agregados Familiares Sobre Condições de Vida 1996-1997 (MIAF)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
02/1996 - 10/1997
Data type
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

This survey is often used or referenced with other, later household budget surveys.  Information about this nationally representative survey is available online in a report titled, "Determinants of Poverty in Mozambique: 1996-97," available for download from IFPRI. The sample size was 8,274 households and over 42,000 individuals. It included a primary questionnaire, a daily household questionnaire, and a daily personal questionnaire. Data collection for the household component was completed in March 1997. There was also a community component that was finished in October 1997.

The full report, which may be available through the library system, is titled, "Understanding Poverty and Well-Being in Mozambique: The First National Assessment (1996-97)."