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Vietnam Living Standards Measurement Survey 2008


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Mức sống hộ gia đình năm 2008
Viet Nam (VNM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2008 - 12/2008
Data type
  • Household
  • Longitudinal

This survey, also known as the Vietnam Household Living Standards Survey 2008 or VHLSS, monitored and evaluated the Comprehensive Poverty Reduction and Growth Strategy, the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) and Vietnam's socio-economic development goals. A household questionnaire and a commune questionnaire were used to survey the population on topics such as education, health and health care, employment, income, expenditures, housing conditions, and poverty.