Uganda

Country code: 
UGA
ISO2 code: 
UG
ISO3 code: 
UGA
WB Country Code: 
UG

Percent of firms identifying customs and trade regulations as a major constraint

Percent of firms that identifying customs and trade regulations as a major constraint. The computation of the indicator is based on the rating of the obstacle as a potential constraint to the current operations of the establishment. Source:World Bank, Enterprise Surveys Project(http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/Data/ExploreTopics/trade).

Percent of firms identifying an inadequately educated workforce as a major constraint

Percent of firms identifying an inadequately educated workforce as a major constraint. The computation of the indicator is based on the rating of the obstacle as a potential constraint to the current operations of the establishment. Source:World Bank, Enterprise Surveys Project(http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/Data/ExploreTopics/workforce).

Uganda - Negotiating Reproductive Outcomes Survey 1995-1996

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The Negotiating Reproductive Outcomes (NRO) study was conducted in two districts in Uganda--Masaka and Lira. It was implemented jointly by the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) program of Macro International Inc. and the Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics (ISAE) at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. The study has two components, a focus group study and a survey of women and men. The survey population includes 1,750 women age 20-44 and 1,356 of their male partners, whether formally married or living together. The survey data are representative of the two districts and...

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Uganda - Future of African Remittances: National Surveys 2010

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The Future of African Remittances (FAR) team conducted research on remittance flows to measure and understand the remittance process in sub-Saharan Africa. This ambitious and important research is initially focused on three countries in East Africa - Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda. In order to glean insights into the remittance process in the three designated countries, the World Bank designed a two-phase survey process. Phase 1 involved conducting a national survey in each of the three countries. The purpose of the first phase of research was to collect a large representative sample of the...

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Uganda - Livelihoods, Basic Services, Social Protection and Perceptions of the State in Conflict-affected Situations Household Survey 2013

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This data is from the first round of a unique, cross-country panel survey conducted in Uganda by the Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium (SLRC). The Overseas Development Institute (ODI) is the lead organisation of SLRC. SLRC partners who participated in the survey were: the Centre for Poverty Analysis (CEPA) in Sri Lanka, Feinstein International Center (FIC, Tufts University), the Sustainable Development Policy Institute(SDPI) in Pakistan, Humanitarian Aid and Reconstruction, based at Wageningen University (WUR) in the Netherlands, the Nepal Centre for Contemporary Research (NCCR), and...

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Uganda - World Bank Group Country Survey 2014

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The Country Opinion Survey in Uganda assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Uganda perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with systematic feedback from national and local governments, multilateral/bilateral agencies, media, academia, the private sector, and civil society in Uganda on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Uganda; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Uganda; 3) overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Uganda...

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Uganda - National Panel Survey 2011-2012

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The overall objective of the UNPS Program is to collect high quality data on key outcome indicators such as poverty, service delivery, governance and employment among others; to monitor Government's development programmes like the NDP and the JAF among others on an annual basis. The specific objectives of the survey are: - To provide information required for monitoring the NDP and other development objectives like the JAF, MDGs as well as specific programs such as the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) among others. - To provide high quality nationally representative...

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Uganda - Enterprise Survey 2013

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In 2011 the World Bank in collaboration with the Department for International Development (DFID), launched the follow-up survey to the standard World Bank Enterprise Survey (ES) aiming to improve the measurement of innovation in emerging economies and developing countries. Researchers re-visited firms already interviewed during the ES to collect firms-level data on innovation and innovation-related activities, such as product innovation, process innovation, organizational innovation, and marketing innovation. The objectives of the Innovation Follow-up Survey are: - To provide evidence on...

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Uganda - Enterprise Survey 2013

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The survey was conducted in Uganda between January 2013 and August 2013 as part of the Africa Enterprise Survey 2013 roll-out, an initiative of the World Bank. Data from 640 establishments was analyzed. Stratified random sampling was used to select the surveyed businesses. The objective of the survey is to obtain feedback from enterprises on the state of the private sector as well as to help in building a panel of enterprise data that will make it possible to track changes in the business environment over time, thus allowing, for example, impact assessments of reforms. Through interviews...

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Uganda - Service Delivery Indicators Education Survey 2013 - Harmonized Public Use Data

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The Service Delivery Indicators (SDI) are a set of health and education indicators that examine the effort and ability of staff and the availability of key inputs and resources that contribute to a functioning school or health facility. The indicators are standardized allowing comparison between nations and across subnational boundaries over time. The Education SDIs include teacher effort, teacher knowledge and ability, and the availability of key inputs (for example, textbooks, basic teaching equipment, infrastructure). The indicators provide a snapshot of the learning environment and key...

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Uganda - Service Delivery Indicators Health Survey 2013 - Harmonized Public Use Data

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The SDI provides a set of metrics to benchmark the performance of schools and health facilities in Africa. The Indicators can be used to track progress within and across countries over time, and aim to enhance active monitoring of service delivery to increase public accountability and good governance. Ultimately, the goal of this effort is to help policymakers, citizens, service providers, donors, and other stakeholders enhance the quality of services and improve development outcomes. The perspective adopted by the Indicators is that of citizens accessing a service. The Indicators assemble...

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Uganda - National Panel Survey 2013-2014

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The UNPS aims at producing annual estimates in key policy areas and at providing a platform for experimenting with and assessing of national policies and programs. Explicitly, the objectives of the UNPS include: 1. To provide information required for monitoring the National Development Strategy, of major programs such as National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) and General Budget Support, and also to provide information to the compilation of the National Accounts (e.g. agricultural production); 2. To provide high quality nationally representative information on income dynamics at...

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Uganda - Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment Programme 2014

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Objectives of the Project The data files described in this documentation correspond to a household sample survey carried out in three rounds (baseline in 2012, follow up 1 in 2013 and follow up 2 in 2014) with the objective of evaluating the impact of the Uganda Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE) programme in 14 pilot districts across the Eastern, Central, Western and Northen districts in Uganda. The impact evaluation has the following objectives: - Assess the impact and operational effectiveness of the SAGE pilot programme. - Compare the relative performance of the two...

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Uganda - Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment Programme 2013

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Objectives of the Project The data files described in this documentation correspond to a household sample survey carried out in three rounds (baseline in 2012, follow up 1 in 2013 and follow up 2 in 2014) with the objective of evaluating the impact of the Uganda Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE) programme in 14 pilot districts across the Eastern, Central, Western and Northen districts in Uganda. The impact evaluation has the following objectives: - Assess the impact and operational effectiveness of the SAGE pilot programme. - Compare the relative performance of the two...

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Microdata

Uganda - Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment Programme 2012

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Objectives of the Project The data files described in this documentation correspond to a household sample survey carried out in three rounds (baseline in 2012, follow up 1 in 2013 and follow up 2 in 2014) with the objective of evaluating the impact of the Uganda Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE) programme in 14 pilot districts across the Eastern, Central, Western and Northen districts in Uganda. The impact evaluation has the following objectives: - Assess the impact and operational effectiveness of the SAGE pilot programme. - Compare the relative performance of the two...

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Uganda - CGAP Smallholder Household Survey 2015

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The objectives of the Smallholder Household Survey in Uganda were to: • Generate a clear picture of the smallholder sector at the national level, including household demographics, agricultural profile, and poverty status and market relationships; • Segment smallholder households in Uganda according to the most compelling variables that emerge; • Characterize the demand for financial services in each segment, focusing on customer needs, attitudes and perceptions related to both agricultural and financial services; and, • Detail how the financial needs of each segment are currently met, with...

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Uganda - Malaria Indicator Survey 2014-2015

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Since 1995, the National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP) and its partners have been implementing and scaling up malaria interventions in all parts of the country. To determine the progress made in malaria control and prevention in Uganda, the Uganda Malaria Indicator Survey (UMIS) was implemented in 2009 and again in 2014-15 to provide data on key malaria indicators including mosquito net ownership and use, as well as prompt treatment using ACT. The main objective of the UMIS is to obtain population-based estimates on malaria indicators including the prevalence of malaria and anaemia to...

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Uganda - Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) Database 2014

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Financial inclusion is critical in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive economic growth. When people can participate in the financial system, they are better able to start and expand businesses, invest in their children’s education, and absorb financial shocks. Yet prior to 2011, little was known about the extent of financial inclusion and the degree to which such groups as the poor, women, and rural residents were excluded from formal financial systems. By collecting detailed indicators about how adults around the world manage their day-to-day finances, the Global Findex allows policy...

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Uganda - National Panel Survey 2010-2011

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The Uganda National Panel Survey (UNPS) was carried out to collect high quality data on key outcome indicators such as poverty, service delivery, employment and to monitor government's development programs like the National Development Plan (NDP) on an annual basis. The 2010/11 survey collected information on socio-economic characteristics at household, individual and community levels.The UNPS 2010/11 was comprised of six modules: the Socio-Economic, Woman, Agriculture, Fisheries, Community and Market Price modules. The survey covered 3,200 households that were scientifically selected and...

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Uganda - AIDS Indicator Survey 2011

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The 2011 Uganda AIDS Indicator Survey (AIS) is a nationally representative, population-based, HIV serological survey. The survey was designed to obtain national and sub-national estimates of the prevalence of HIV and syphilis infection as well as information about other indicators of programme coverage, such as knowledge, attitudes, and sexual behaviour related to HIV/AIDS. Data collection took place from 8 February to the first few days of September 2011. The UAIS was implemented by the Ministry of Health. ICF International provided financial and technical assistance for the survey...

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Uganda - Demographic and Health Survey 2011

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The 2011 Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS) was designed to provide information on demographic, health, and family planning status and trends in the country. Specifically, the UDHS collected information on fertility levels, marriage, sexual activity, fertility preferences, breastfeeding practices, and awareness and use of family planning methods. In addition, data were collected on the nutritional status of mothers and young children; infant, child, adult, and maternal mortality; maternal and child health; awareness and behaviour regarding HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted...

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