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.
To conduct statistical activities in various fields, BPS is responsible for the availability of data on an ongoing basis for sectoral and cross-sectoral development planning. The role of the data is very important as an indicator to observe, monitor, and evaluate the results of development.
Social data needs, particularly regarding the welfare of the people, must be met to determine whether the results of development can reach all levels of society, especially various aspects of subsistence such as food, clothing, shelter, education, health, security, and employment.
From the BPS survey, Susenas is the most extensive social data coverage. The data collected were related to the fields of education, health / nutrition, housing / environment, crime, social and cultural activities, consumption and household income, travel, and public opinion about their welfare. Among these data sets, only the data belonging to the basic data (core) are collected every year, namely the demographic and educational characteristics of the household members. The rest belong to the target data (modules) that average collection frequency - average every 3 years.
To meet the most urgent needs of the data, Susenas have a very important role. One of them is the availability of variable modules that are needed, so that the variable can be collected every year with interesting those variables into the kor. To meet the most urgent needs of the data, Susenas have a very important role. One of them is the availability of variable modules that are needed, so that the variable can be collected every year with interesting those variables into the core.
Questions in VSEN92.K List (Kor) are the set of questions to get information about various aspects of the welfare of the people, which can be (feasible), put in Susenas. The questions are selected from the module question that the feasibility has been tested in the field and it's expected can include the success factor of development.
Feasibility of the questionnaire was tested through two (2) trials. The first trial was conducted in May 1991 to 300 households in Banyumas, Central Java. Two kinds of kor versions, long and short, combined with various types of modules. The first test results show that the kor questionnaire is feasible to be used beyond the short version, with a few additional questions of core length. Core questionnaire results of these improvements are used for the second trial conducted in three provinces (West Sumatra, South Kalimantan and West Nusa Tenggara), with a total sample of about 8000 households. Susenas core questionnaire is a refinement of the core questionnaire used in the second trial.
Kind of Data
Sample survey data [ssd]
Unit of Analysis
Household Members (Individual) and Household
v01: basic raw data. Obtained from BPS
a. Susenas core data in 1992
Main information of population and explanation of development from some of selected data of module data on Susenas previous. Core data include a description of household and household members include demography, travel, crime, health, education, social, cultural, activity, fertility, family planning, housing, and expenses.
b. Specific Data (Module)
Susenas module data in 1992
1. Health / nutrition, includes information collected on health, pregnancy, childbirth / miscarriage, costs incurred for the purposes of health, and health / nutrition toddler.
2. Education includes information collected on the status of education, participation in courses, learning and education.
3. Housing and the environment, includes information collected on residential buildings, the location / state of housing, facilities and equipment housing, the environment and the need for homeless housing.
Victims of Crime
National coverage, representative to the district level
Susenas 1992, covering a sample of 66.500 households in all regencies / cities in Indonesia, households that are located in specific enumeration areas and specific households that are located in a regular enumeration area are not chosen as samples. All households selected in the sample collected from the core data using VSEN92K list and module data using VSEN92.M list.
Producers and sponsors
Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) of Indonesia
Design of 1992 Susenas sampling is a three-phase sampling design, sampling methods are used for both urban and rural areas are the same.
1. Phase 1, selected a systematic enumeration of the list of the selected enumeration areas SP90.
2. Phase 2, selected a group segment, which combines several adjacent segments of each selected enumeration area.
3. Phase 3, selected 16 households from each of the selected segment.
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 1992, ref. IDN_1992_SUSENAS_v01_M. Data downloaded from www.microdatalib.worldbank.org in December 20, 2012
Disclaimer and copyrights
The user of the data acknowledges that the original collector of the data, the authorized distributor of the data, and the relevant funding agency bear no responsibility for use of the data or for interpretations or inferences based upon such uses.