Public use datasets with direct identifying variables removed
Value labels for varaibles that reflect "other", "specify" open-ended questions became unreadable, probably because they were entered in Cyrillic and got corrupted. Value labels for this kind of variables were replaced with missing values.
Unit of analysis
Producers and sponsors
State Statistical Committee of Kazakhstan (Goscomstat)
SIGMA Institue Berlin for Statistical Data Analysis
The World Bank
Sample size is 1,996 households
Dates of collection
Mode of data collection
State Statistical Committee (Goscomstat) of Kazakhstan
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
State Statistical Committee of Kazakhstan, SIGMA Institue Berlin for Statistical Data Analysis. Kazakhstan Living Standards Measurement Survey (LSMS) 1996, Ref. KAZ_1996_LSMS_v01_M_v01_A_PUF. 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.
Development Data Group
The World Bank
Generation of DDI documentation
- Version 02 (June 2015)
Sensitive variables dropped in datasets; series information, citation, disclaimer, scope fields added