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
Data collected in 2001 SUSENAS include:
- General information about the households members (art) that includes name, relationship to head of household, sex, age, marital status.
- Information of children (aged 0-14 years) orphaned and possession of child's birth certificate (age 0-4 years).
- Information child labor and allocation of time children aged 5 -14 years.
- Information education of children (aged 3-6 years) pre-school, education household information 5 years and above.
- Information of economic activities of children 10 years and above.
- Information about health and nutrition include population health status, nutritional status women aged 15-49 years, posyandu services, costs incurred for the purposes of domestic health, health financing, health insurance, and smoking habits.
- Information fertility for women never married and how to prevent pregnancy for married women.
- Information about housing tenure includes the residence, the physical condition of residential buildings, facilities and equipment home and neighborhood conditions.
- Information about average household consumption and the main source of household income.
- Information on household rice stocks.
Victims of Crime
National coverage, representative to the district level
In 2001 Susenas conducted in all geographic regions of Indonesia with a sample size of 20 896 households spread across urban and rural areas, 65 280 households carried out in the core-module census block using core-module list (VSEN2001.KM) and 155 616 households in the census block core only , using Core list (VSEN2001.K). With the consideration of security issues, the activities Susenas 2001 in Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam not carried out.
Producers and sponsors
Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) of Indonesia
Design of 2001 Susenas sample is a sample design two-phase for urban areas and sample design three-phase to rural areas. Sample selection for urban and rural areas is done separately.
For urban areas, the first phase of the sample frame census blocks selected a number of census block linear systematic sampling. Then, from each selected census blocks selected 16 households by systemic linear sampling.
For rural areas, the first phase of the sample frame number of sub-districts selected by probability proportional to size, with the number of household size in the district. The second phase, from each district elected, selected a number of census blocks in a systemic linear sampling. And final stage, from each selected census blocks selected 16 households by systemic linear sampling.
For the presentation of data estimates at the provincial level, the implementing cost the enumeration obtained from state funds, sub district samples (for rural areas) / census block (for urban areas) is a subsample from sample of sub districts/ census block that are used to estimate the district / city level, which is selected from the list of districts / selected census blocks that are used to estimate the level of the sub districts / city in sampling systematic method
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 2001, ref. IDN_2001_SUSENAS_v01_M. Data downloaded from www.microdatalib.worldbank.org in December 20, 2012
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