Since 1992, BPS through Susenas collecting core data and the module data every year. Susenas modules is divided into three major groups, that is module socio-cultural and educational, modules housing and health, module household consumption and household expenditure, implementation of each module is every three years.
Susenas is a survey designed to collect socio-demographic data in large area. The data collected were related to the fields of education, health / nutrition, housing / environmental, socio-cultural activities, consumption and household income, trips, and public opinion about the welfare of household. In 1992, Susenas data collection system has been updated, the information used to develop indicators of welfare (Welfare) contained in the module (information collected once every three years) drawn into the core (group information is collected each year).
The questions are included in the core is intended to obtain the information and to monitor the things that may change each year. It is also useful for short-term planning, as well as questions that can be associated with a question module, such as expenditures. Questions in the modules required to analyze problems that do not need to be monitored every year or analyze issues like government intervention, such as poverty and malnutrition.
Core module combined data can generate analysis to answer questions such as, whether the poor can get benefit from the appropriate educational program launched by the government (e.g., 9-year compulsory education program), who are able to take advantage of government subsidies in education, is there any kind -certain types of birth control that is more widely used by poor people than others, whether there is a link between working hours and fertility, then whether there is a link between sanitation and health status.
Since 1993 the core Susenas sample size is enlarged to generate simple statistics for the district / city level. This new development gives a new dimension to the Susenas data analyst and in that time, several counties have started to develop the indicators / statistics on the welfare of each.
Kind of Data
Sample survey data [ssd]
Unit of Analysis
Household Members (Individual) and Household
v01: basic raw data. Obtained from BPS
1. Type data of households enumerated with Questionnaire Core (VSEN99.K) core data collected in 1999 Susenas includes:
a. General Information household members (art) that includes name: the relationship with the head of household, sex, age, marital status, victims of crime, travel activities, and the incidence of mortality during the last three years.
b. Information about mother deaths during pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period.
c. Information of health and education of household members.
d. Information economic activity and employment, from household members aged 10 years and above.
e. Fertility information for women who have ever married and methods of pregnancy prevention for household members a married status
f. Information concerning the quality of residential buildings, household facilities, and the environment.
g. Informations the average household consumption
h. The sources of household income.
i. Informations the agricultural sector.
2. Type data of households enumerated with Questionnaire Module (VSEN1999.MSBP and SP1999-M) the module data is collected in Susenas / SP 1999 includes:
a. Information of social culture includes socio-cultural activities in the field of sports, social organization, and access to the mass media.
b. Information on household welfare includes the perception of household heads (krt) about the state of development of education, employment, expenditure / income, and health care.
c. Information about the status of education includes education, participation in courses, learning, and education costs.
d. Information of household expenditure for the manufacture / repair of the buildings.
Victims of Crime
National coverage, representative to the district level
In 1999 Susenas conducted in all geographic regions of Indonesia with a sample size of 208,672 households spread across urban and rural areas. The number of households that will be enumerated by the core questionnaire only is 143 008 households and a chopped-module core questionnaire of social, cultural and education as much as 65,664 households. The number of households enumerated questionnaire module with population and iodized salt as much 20S.672 household.
Producers and sponsors
Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) of Indonesia
The design of the sample used is a three-phased sample design. Sample selection for urban and rural areas is done separately.
1. In the first-phase, the sample frame of enumeration areas is selected a number of enumeration areas systematically.
2. In the second-phase, from each selected enumeration area formed of segment group, then selected one segment group (segment group) in pps with size is the number of households in the segment group.
3. In the third-phase, from each selected segment group, selected a sample of 32 households in a systematic based on category of expenditure a month from the results of household registration.
Based on the results of sample selection, random digit odd number of units (R1, R3, R5, R29, and R31) to selected households in 1999 Susenas. While serial number of units of the random is even numbers (R2, R4. R6, .., R30, and R32) for selected household demographic module SP 1999.
Next in 1999 Susenas the households selected from core enumeration area, is named core household, while households selected from enumeration areas core-module is named household core-module.
Dates of Data Collection
Data Collection Mode
Sub Directorate Services and Promotion Statistics
Central Board of Statistics (BPS) of Indonesia
Use of the dataset must be acknowledged using a citation which would include:
- the Identification of the Primary Investigator
- the title of the survey (including country, acronym and year of implementation)
- the survey reference number
- the source and date of download
Statistic Indonesia (BPS), National Socio-Economic Survey 1999, ref. IDN_1999_SUSENAS_v01_M. Data downloaded from www.microdatalib.worldbank.org in December 20, 2012
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