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Tajikistan 2009

Living Standards Measurement Survey




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Sample Size:1,500
Domains:Urban/rural; oblast 
Collection Dates:November
Panel: Yes, with 2007 
Executing Agency: State Statistical Agency
Access Policy: Available for free download
Other LSMS surveys for this country: 1999, 2003, 2007 
Comments:See the documentation for the 2007 survey for more information on how the original survey was designed and implemented.















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Description and Format

Notes for Users of the Data

No Basic Information Document has been prepared for this survey.  Some brief notes regarding the survey are offered in this document.  See the Basic Information Document for the 2007 survey for more information on the original sample design.

English PDF (509 Kb) 


The questionnaire is an essential tool for using the data. In addition to containing the questions, it also contains codes and skip patterns.

Tajik PDF (1.3 Mb)Russian PDF (1.3 Mb)English PDF (834 Kb)

The Interviewer and Supervisor Manuals were designed to provide detailed instructions for the Interviewers and Supervisors in the adminstration of the survey. The versions provided here are the most recent versions that are available, but do not always match to the questionnaire.

Tajik Interviewer PDF (539 Kb)Russian Interviewer PDF (630 Kb)English Interviewer PDF (516 Kb)
Location Codes

Because the data were key entered using Cyrillic characters, some users are unable to read the codes for Hukumat (raion), Djamoat, and Village Name.  This document shows what the names are for the clusters (PSU).

Cluster Location Codes (525KB)

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