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Sample characteristics: Mozambique

Census/survey characteristics
Type Census
Title II Recenseamiento Geral da População e Habitação, 1997
Statistical agency Instituto Nacional de Estatística
Population universe All persons who spent the night of 31 July 1997 in the country except diplomats residing in foreign embassies
De jure or de facto De jure and de facto
Census/survey day August 1, 1997
Field work period August 1-15, 1997
Questionnaire A single enumeration form requested information on the individuals, the condition of the dwelling, agriculture production, and mortality.
Type of fieldwork Direct enumeration
Microdata sample characteristics
Sample design Systematic stratified sample of every 10th household with a random start, stratified by district and urban/rural status. Within each strata, records where ordered by smaller administrative unit as well as by housing characteristics (type of house, tenancy, wall material, roof material, floor material, water source, type of toilet, electricity), providing implicit stratification down to the EA level as well as by household characteristics.
Sample fraction 10% (9.3)
Sample size (person records) 1,551,517
Sample weights Self-weighting (expansion factor = 10).
Units identified in microdata
Dwellings No
Vacant units Yes
Households Yes
Collective dwellings Yes
Smallest geography Administrative Post
Unit definitions
Dwellings A site used for the accommodation of persons
Households The entire group of people related or not by kinship, who live in the same house and share household expenses. If there are dependencies in a house or rooms occupied by domestic servants with their families or rented to another family, these groups should be considered as separate households.
Collective dwellings An establishment where people live, temporarily or permanently, not as families or households but where they do share meals and are subject to an interest or common scheme. For the purposes of the census, hotels, homes, schools, asylums, barracks, hospitals, pensions, prisons, and other similar establishments fall into this category. If there are family habitations within the collective dwelling for administrative or service purposes, they must be considered as independent households.
Census/survey characteristics
Type Census
Title III Recenseamiento Geral da População e Habitação, 2007
Statistical agency Instituto Nacional de Estatística
Population universe All persons who spent the night of 31 July 2007 in the country except diplomats residing in foreign embassies
De jure or de facto De jure and de facto
Census/survey day August 1, 2007
Field work period August 1-15, 2007
Questionnaire A single enumeration form requested information on the individuals, the condition of the dwelling, agriculture production, and mortality.
Type of fieldwork Direct enumeration
Microdata sample characteristics
Sample design Systematic sample of every 10th household with a random start, drawn by the country
Sample fraction 10%
Sample size (person records) 2,047,048
Sample weights Self-weighting (expansion factor = 10).
Units identified in microdata
Dwellings No
Vacant units Yes
Households Yes
Collective dwellings Yes
Smallest geography Administrative Post
Unit definitions
Dwellings A site used for the accommodation of persons
Households The entire group of people related or not by kinship, who live in the same house and share household expenses. If there are dependencies in a house or rooms occupied by domestic servants with their families or rented to another family, these groups should be considered as separate households.
Collective dwellings An establishment where people live, temporarily or permanently, not as families or households but where they do share meals and are subject to an interest or common scheme. For the purposes of the census, hotels, homes, schools, asylums, barracks, hospitals, pensions, prisons, and other similar establishments fall into this category. If there are family habitations within the collective dwelling for administrative or service purposes, they must be considered as independent households.