The Household Income and Expenditure Survey is a nationally representative survey conducted by the National Statistical Office of Mongolia. Its main objectives are to evaluate and monitor the income and expenditure of households, to provide the basis for poverty monitoring system, poverty mapping and poverty reduction policies, to update the basket and the weights for the consumer price index, and to offer inputs to the national accounts.
Kind of Data
Sample survey data [ssd]
Unit of Analysis
The scope of the study includes:
- household roster
- household food consumption
- non-food expenditure
- other expenses
- durable goods
- information technology (IT)
Producers and sponsors
National Statistical Office of Mongolia
Dates of Data Collection
Data Collection Mode
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
National Statistical Office of Mongolia. Mongolia Household Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES) 2005. Ref. MNG_2005_HIES_v01_M. Dataset downloaded from [URL] on [date].
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.