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Paraguay Permanent Household Survey 2005


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Permanente de Hogares 2005
Paraguay (PRY)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2005 - 12/2005
Series or system 
Paraguay Permanent Household Survey (EPH)
Data type
  • Household
  • Interview

The Permanent Household Survey, or EPH, is conducted annually. In 2005 the sample size was 5,000 households, 4,464 of which participated in the survey. Participants were interviewed on topics of household demographics, housing, education, health, employment and income, agriculture, crime, and child health including anthropometry and immunization history. The departments of Boqueron and Alto Paraguay were excluded from the survey because they are sparsely populated.