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
Type data of household enumerated with Core Questionnaire (VSEN96.K)
Type of data collected in the core Susenas, 1996 no different with Susenas 1994 and 1995, 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.
2. Household Data Type Enumerated with Questionnaire Module (VSEN96.M) and sub-modules (VSEN96.SKTIR)
Type of data to be collected in 1996 Susenas modules and sub modules are:
a. Information on consumption and household spending includes detailed data on household consumption expenditure divided into consumption of food and non-food regardless of goods origin, frequency of eating rice, the amount of clothing owned art, as well as raising livestock / poultry.
b. Information on household savings and investment includes detailed data on the sources and uses of public funds, especially savings and household investment.
Victims of Crime
National coverage, representative to the district level
In 1996 Susenas conducted in all geographic regions of Indonesia with a sample size of 206,848 households spread across urban and rural areas.
The number of households that will be enumerated by the core questionnaire only is 141 184 and be 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.
From selected households module will be selected also 10,000 households to enumerated with questionnaires sub-modules household savings and investments.
Producers and sponsors
Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) of Indonesia
1. The design of the sample used in the sample design Susenas 1996 was phased three.
- Phase 1, in each district / municipality selected the number of enumeration areas in a systematic way. Number of selected enumeration areas (both for area both urban and rural) of KCI 1 and KCI 2 are the same.
- Phase 2, each selected enumeration areas selected one segment group according pps with size the number of household in segment group.
- Phase 3, from the household frame sample 16 households is selected systematically. These 16 households are namely Core Households.
2. The design sample for the 1996 Module Susenas
The design of sample used in the sample selection for the 1996 Susenas module is a design samples three-phase.
- Phase 1, the a number of enumeration area selected systematically from the sampling frame, list of selected enumeration areas namely Core household.
- Phase 2, each selected enumeration area one segment group is selected probability proportional to size (pps) with the size of number of households in a segment group.
- Phase 3, the 16 households from each selected enumeration areas systematically. These 16 selected households are household samples for the core and module and namely the 1996 Susenas core-module households.
3. The Sampling Design for the 1996 Susenas sub module is a two-phases sampling design.
- Phase 1, from enumeration area selected of 1996 Susenas module selected a number of segment group systematically
- Phase 2, from 16 households selected the 1996 Susenas module is selected 4 households systematically.
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 1996, ref. IDN_1996_SUSENAS_v01_M. Data downloaded from www.microdatalib.worldbank.org in December 20, 2012
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