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Vietnam Living Standards Measurement Survey 2006


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Mức sống hộ gia đình năm 2006
Viet Nam (VNM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2006 - 12/2006
Data type
  • Household
  • Longitudinal

The purpose of this survey, also known as the Viet Nam Household Living Standards Survey or VHLSS, was to monitor, supervise and evaluate the implementation of the Comprehensive Strategy for Growth and Poverty Alleviation. A household questionnaire and a commune questionnaire were used to survey the population on topics such as education, health and health care, disability, childbirth, smoking, employment, income, expenditures, housing conditions, and poverty.