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Ghana 1988/89

Living Standards Survey

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Sample Size: 3,200
Coverage: National
Domains: Urban/rural; Ecological Zones (Coastal, Forest,
 Savannah)
Collection Dates: October 1988 - August 1989
Panel:  No
Executing Agency:  Ghana Statistical Service
Access Policy:  Information on how to obtain the data
Other LSMS surveys for this country:  1987/881991/921998/99
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Documentation

File Name

Description and Format

Basic Information

Describes the design of the survey and its coverage for potential users and provides general information about the general characteristics of the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys. It also discusses the data files and constructed variables. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (878 Kb) 

 

Household Questionnaire

This questionnaire is an essential tool for using the 1987/88 as well as 1988/89 GLSS data sets. In addition to the questions, it also contains codes and skip patterns. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (1.6 Mb) Part APDF (2.0 Mb) Part B
PDF (339 KB) Sections 15 through 17

Zipped (3.1 Mb) Whole document

  

Community Questionnaire

This document contains the community questionnaire used to collect community level information. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (342 Kb)

 

 

Price Questionnaire

This questionnaire is an essential tool to using the price data for the GLSS surveys. In addition to the questions, it also contains codes and skip patterns. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (89 Kb) 

 

Primary School Questionnaire

This questionnaire is an essential tool to using the Primary School data for the 1988/89 GLSS survey. In addition to the questions, it also contains codes and skip patterns.

PDF (371 Kb) 


 

Middle/Junior Secondary School QuestionnaireThis questionnaire is an essential tool to using the Middle/Junior Secondary School data for the 1988/89 GLSS survey. In addition to the questions, it also contains codes and skip patterns.
PDF (320 Kb) 

 

Education Module

This document contains the basic mathematical questions and instructions that were used to collect data for the Education Module of the 1988/89 GLSS survey.

PDF (339 Kb) 

 

Questionnaire for Health and Family Planning Services

This questionnaire is an essential tool to using the data collected regarding the Health and Family Planning Services in the 1988/89 GLSS survey. In addition to the questions, it also contains codes and skip patterns.

PDF (547 Kb) 
Questionnaire for Drugstores and Pharmacies

This questionnaire is an essential tool to using the data collected from Drugstores, Pharmacies & Drug Vendors for the 1988/89 GLSS survey.

PDF (149 Kb) 
Means Tables 1987/88

This document contains means, standard deviations, minimum and maximum values, and the number of observations for each variable in each file in the GLSS 1988/89 survey.

PDF (1.2 Mb) Part APDF (1.4 Mb) Part B
PDF (2.1 Mb) Part C

Zipped (4.5 Mb) Whole document

 

Manual for the Supervision of Test Administrators

This document contains the guidelines used in the supervision of Test Administrators for the 1988/89 GLSS.

PDF (2084 Kb)

 


Supervisor's Instruction Manual

This document contains the instructions to be followed by the survey supervisors. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (2.5 Mb) Part APDF (2.1 Mb) Part B
PDF (2.4 Mb) Part C

PDF (2.3 Mb) Part D

 

Data Entry Operator's Instruction Manual

This document contains detailed information to the data entry operators. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (1586 Kb)

 

 

Interviewer's Instruction Manual

This document contains detailed information to the interviewers. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (3.3 Mb) Part APDF (3.8 Mb) Part B
PDF (3.1 Mb) Part C

PDF (3.6 Mb) Part D

PDF (3.1 Mb) Part E

PDF (2.8 Mb) Part F

PDF (3.4 Mb) Part G

PDF (2.7 Mb) Part H

PDF (470 Kb) Part I

Protocol for Health Care Questionnaire AdministratorsThis document contains information on the availability, Price and Quality of Health Care Survey for Questionnaire Administrators in the 1988/89 GLSS survey.
PDF (246 Kb)

 

Anthropometrist's Instruction Manual

This document contains information to the anthropometrists for the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (1437 Kb)

 

 

Additional Instructions to Anthropometrist'sThe document contains additional instructions for various of the other manuals described above. Be sure to read through this entire document. This document is common to both the 1987/88 and 1988/89 GLSS surveys.

PDF (309 Kb)

 




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