34075-012: Improving Poverty Monitoring Surveys

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The two major surveys that are the basis of poverty monitoring in the Philippines are the Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES) which is conducted every three years and the Annual Poverty Indicators Survey (APIS) which is conducted annually on years without FIES. Although these surveys have similar purpose, they are designed and analyzed separately; hence, gross change in poverty status is not measured. This technical assistance (TA) aims to improve these surveys by linking the ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 34075-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 3656
Approval Date 24 May 2001
Geographical Location tbd
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management


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