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 (VSEN97.K)
Type of data to be collected in the 1997 Susenas core is no different with Susenas 1993 s/d 1996, includes:
a. General information the household member includes name, relationship to head of household, sex, age, marital status, crime experienced, and travel.
b. Characteristics of health and education of household members.
c. Description of the economic and socio-cultural activities, in particular access to the mass media, household members aged 10 years and over.
d. Fertility information for women who have ever married and methods of pregnancy prevention for household members a married status
e. Information concerning the quality of residential buildings, household facilities, and the environment.
f. information about the average household consumption and the main source of household income.
g. Description relationships of the IDT program and raising livestock's / poultry.
2. Type Data of household enumerated with questionnaire module (VSEN97.MS, VSEN97.MK, and VSEN97.MJ)
Type of data to be collected in the module are:
a. Information of Social Culture includes use of mass media facilities, community activities in the arts, sports, and social organization.
b. Information on household welfare includes state of residence, the ease in obtaining health care / family planning, education, employment, kamubmas, juvenile / youth, foster parents, social participation, and spending / revenue.
c. Information of crime includes crimes-level overview, features events and victims, losses, and reporting.
d. Information about Travel household members includes trip purpose, mode of transportation used, duration travel, the object of visit and the location and type of facility used.
Data module socio-cultural, household welfare, crime, and each trip will be collected through different questionnaires, while blocks included questions on household welfare socio-cultural modules.
Victims of Crime
National coverage, representative to the district level
In 1997 Susenas conducted in all geographic regions of Indonesia with a sample size of 207 456 households spread across urban and rural areas. The number of households that will be enumerated by the core questionnaire only is 141 792 and the enumerated with core-module questionnaires 65,664. Households living in specific enumeration areas such as military complex and the like as well as specific households such as dormitories, prisons and the like who are in regular enumeration is not selected in the sample.
The core data is collected using VSEN97.K list, the module data using VSEN97.MK list, VSEN97.MS and VSEN97.MJ. Data iodized salt survey is collected using VSEN97.GI list, which will be implemented in all enumeration areas / selected segment groups Susenas 1997.
In 1999 Susenas conducted in all geographic regions of Indonesia with a sample size of 207 456 households spread across urban and rural areas.
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, and 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 1997 Susenas. While serial number of units of the random is even numbers (R2, R4. R6, R30, and R32) for selected household demographic module SP 1997.
Next in 1997 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 1997, ref. IDN_1997_SUSENAS_v01_M. Data downloaded from www.microdatalib.worldbank.org in December 20, 2012
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