35098-012: Participatory Assessment of Poverty in Thailand

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed small scale technical assessment (SSTA) will examine the types and degrees of poverty currently existing in Thailand, changes in poverty trends and causes of poverty by establishing a linkage between the nationwide household survey data with the perceptions of the poor through a participatory poverty assessment in Thailand. The PPA using a qualitative research approach, aims to provide first hand field data to substantiate and refine the quantitative poverty reduction assessment ... Read More

Country Thailand
Project Number 35098-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3636
Approval Date 05 Mar 2001
Geographical Location The assessment will undertake a nationwide village-based survey, focussing on all regions, including municipal areas, sanitary districts and villages and a purposive sampling of villages and sanitary areas within the region.
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management


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