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North Macedonia - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

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The Country Opinion Survey in Macedonia assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Macedonia 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 Macedonia on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Macedonia; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Macedonia; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information...

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Microdata

Malawi - Marriage Transitions in Malawi 2007-2009

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The Marriage Transitions in Malawi Project (MTM) consists of a longitudinal dataset on young women and men in central Malawi, one of the poorest countries in the world, where marriage is nearly universal, and most women and men marry before the age of 20. The data are intended to support the study of the social and economic influences on the timing of key life events among young people, such as leaving school, engaging in sex for the first time, and marrying. These pivotal moments and experiences shape future life trajectories. The project also sought to identify whether and how...

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Microdata

Lebanon - Survey of Syrian Refugees and Host Communities, 2015-2016

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The Syrian crisis has caused one of the largest episodes of forced displacement since World War II and some of the densest refugee-hosting situations in modern history. Syria's immediate neighbors host the bulk of Syrian refugees. The host countries were dealing with impact of inflow of refugees as well as consequences of the Syrian conflict such as disruption on trade and economic activity and growth and spread of the Islamic State. This survey was designed to generate comparable findings on the lives and livelihoods of Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan, Lebanon and...

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Microdata

Jordan - Survey of Syrian Refugees and Host Communities, 2015-2016

Description: 

The Syrian crisis has caused one of the largest episodes of forced displacement since World War II and some of the densest refugee-hosting situations in modern history. Syria's immediate neighbors host the bulk of Syrian refugees. The host countries were dealing with impact of inflow of refugees as well as consequences of the Syrian conflict such as disruption on trade and economic activity and growth and spread of the Islamic State. This survey was designed to generate comparable findings on the lives and livelihoods of Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan, Lebanon and...

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Microdata

Iraq - Survey of Syrian Refugees and Host Communities in Kurdistan, 2015-2016

Description: 

The Syrian crisis has caused one of the largest episodes of forced displacement since World War II and some of the densest refugee-hosting situations in modern history. Syria's immediate neighbors host the bulk of Syrian refugees. The host countries were dealing with impact of inflow of refugees as well as consequences of the Syrian conflict such as disruption on trade and economic activity and growth and spread of the Islamic State. This survey was designed to generate comparable findings on the lives and livelihoods of Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan, Lebanon and...

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Microdata

Iraq - Rapid Welfare Monitoring Survey 2017

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Iraq successfully conducted two rounds of Integrated Household Socioeconomic Survey (IHSES), nationally representative multi-topic budget surveys, in 2007 and 2012. The surveys allowed an analysis of a range of socio-economic indicators and the estimation of poverty trends. To provide more frequent poverty estimates, Continuous Household Survey (CHS) was implemented in 2014 on a sub-sample of IHSES clusters. However, the fieldwork was disrupted in the summer of 2014 in some parts of the country due to the deterioration in the security situation. The third round of IHSES, planned for 2017,...

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Microdata

Guinea-Bissau - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Guinea-Bissau assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Guinea-Bissau 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 Guinea-Bissau on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Guinea-Bissau; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Guinea-Bissau; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication...

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Microdata

Fiji - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Fiji assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Fiji 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 Fiji on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Fiji; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Fiji; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in Fiji; and 4...

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Microdata

Ethiopia - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Ethiopia assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Ethiopia 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 Ethiopia on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Ethiopia; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Ethiopia; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing...

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Microdata

ECA Region - Western Balkans Investment Readiness Surveys 2015-2018

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Innovative firms with good ideas may still struggle to fine-tune them to the stage where they can attract outside funding. We conduct a five-country randomized experiment that tests the impact of an investment readiness program. Firms then pitched their ideas to independent judges. The program resulted in a 0.3 standard deviation increase in the investment readiness score. Two years later, the average impacts on firm investment outcomes are positive, but small in magnitude, and not statistically significant. Larger and statistically significant impacts on receiving outside funding occur...

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Microdata

Djibouti - Enquête Djiboutienne Auprès des Ménages pour les Indicateurs Sociaux 2002

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L'EDAM-ISII (2002) fait partie d'un programme d'enquêtes devant être réalisée par la DISEP (ex DINAS), afin de contribuer, à travers les diagnostics et analyses, à mieux éclairer le Gouvernement, les décideurs publics et privés, la société civile et les partenaires au développement dans l'élaboration de politiques et programmes de lutte contre la pauvreté. La présente étude qui ne couvre qu'une partie des dimensions complexes de la pauvreté, pourrait valablement être complétée notamment, par les résultats de l'enquête démographique et de santé (EDS) du projet...

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Microdata

Djibouti - Enquête Djiboutienne Auprès des Ménages pour les Indicateurs Sociaux 2012 - Données pour utilisation publique

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La République de Djibouti s'est formellement engagée à lutter contre la pauvreté et la précarité et à atteindre les objectifs du millénaire à travers un développement économique et social intégré du pays. Sur la base de cette mission que s'est assigné le Gouvernement, des stratégies, des politiques et des programmes économiques et sociaux ont été élaborés et mis en oeuvre. A partir de 2007, date de lancement de l'Initiative pour le Développement Social, des projets sectoriels de filets sociaux de sécurité qui constituent une forme d'intervention directe ciblée pour...

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Microdata

Djibouti - Enquête Djiboutienne Auprès des Ménages pour les Indicateurs Sociaux 2017 - Données pour utilisation publique

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L’EDAM4-IS a été conçue pour fournir des données plus récentes sur la consommation et les conditions de vie des ménages. Ces données répondent aux besoins de suivi et d'évaluation des politiques et programmes de développement social, de lutte contre la pauvreté, et des progrès réalisés dans l’atteinte des Objectifs de Développement Durable (ODD). Les autres objectifs de l'enquête sont d’actualiser le profil de la pauvreté et du bien-être ; de fournir des informations pour la comptabilité nationale ; de mettre à jour les poids et le panier de l'indice des prix à la...

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Microdata

Croatia - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Croatia assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Croatia 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 Croatia on 1) their views regarding the general environment in Croatia; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Croatia; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in...

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Microdata

Côte d'Ivoire - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Côte d'Ivoire assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Côte d'Ivoire 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 Côte d'Ivoire on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Côte d'Ivoire; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Côte d'Ivoire; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work...

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Microdata

Congo, Rep. - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

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The Country Opinion Survey in The Republic of Congo assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in The Republic of Congo 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 The Republic of Congo on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in The Republic of Congo; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in The Republic of Congo; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results,...

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Microdata

China - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in China assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in China 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 China on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in China; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in China; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information sharing in China...

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Microdata

Burkina Faso - Results-Based Financing Impact Evaluation Household Survey 2017

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The endline survey of the impact evaluation for Health Performance-Based Financing (PBF) in Burkina Faso was conducted in six regions of Burkina Faso from April to June 2017. The main objective of the impact evaluation is to assess the impact of the PBF intervention on quality of care and health care utilization for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health services, while the baseline survey provides the empirical foundation for the assessment of impacts on a large variety of indicators. The baseline data collection for the impact evaluation took place between October 2013 and March 2014. The...

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Microdata

Burkina Faso - Results-Based Financing Impact Evaluation Health Facility 2017

Description: 

The endline survey of the impact evaluation for Health Performance-Based Financing (PBF) in Burkina Faso was conducted in six regions of Burkina Faso from April to June 2017. The main objective of the impact evaluation is to assess the impact of the PBF intervention on quality of care and health care utilization for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health services, while the baseline survey provides the empirical foundation for the assessment of impacts on a large variety of indicators. The baseline data collection for the impact evaluation took place between October 2013 and March 2014. The...

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Microdata

Bangladesh - Early Years Preschool Program Impact Evaluation 2017

Description: 

This study aims to investigate the impacts of offering this additional year of pre-primary education in Bangladesh on child development outcomes (cognitive and social emotional), and will examine the benefits relative to the costs of the program. The study will also examine the mechanisms through which EYPP affects the outcomes of interest (e.g., children's school readiness), and the operational and community conditions for program implementation. This study will provide evidence for the Government of Bangladesh on how and how much the additional year of preschool benefits children,...

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Microdata

Bangladesh - Early Years Preschool Program Impact Evaluation 2018

Description: 

This study aims to investigate the impacts of offering this additional year of pre-primary education in Bangladesh on child development outcomes (cognitive and social emotional), and will examine the benefits relative to the costs of the program. The study will also examine the mechanisms through which EYPP affects the outcomes of interest (e.g., children's school readiness), and the operational and community conditions for program implementation. This study will provide evidence for the Government of Bangladesh on how and how much the additional year of preschool benefits children,...

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Microdata

Bangladesh - World Bank Group Country Survey 2019

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Bangladesh assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Bangladesh 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 Bangladesh on: 1) their views regarding the general environment in Bangladesh; 2) their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Bangladesh; 3) overall impressions of the WBG’s effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and...

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Microdata

Armenia - Integrated Living Conditions Survey 2017

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The Integrated Living Conditions Survey (ILCS), conducted annually by the RA NSS (Republic of Armenia National Statistical Service), formed the basis for most of the empirical analyses in the report. The ILCS is a universally recognized best-practice statistical survey for collecting data to inform about the living standards of households. ILCS comprises comprehensive and valuable data on the welfare of households and separate individuals which affords the NSS an opportunity to provide the public with up to date information on the population’s income, expenditures, the level of poverty and...

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Microdata

Afghanistan - SABER Service Delivery 2017

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The SABER Service Delivery (SD) tool was developed in 2016 in the Global Engagement and Knowledge Unit of the Education Global Practice (GP) at the World Bank, as an initiative to uncover bottlenecks that inhibit student learning in low and middle-income countries and to better understand the quality of education service delivery in a country as well as gaps in policy implementation. This school survey is aligned to the latest education research on what matters for student learning and how best to measure it. Its main purpose is to provide a mechanism to assess these different determinants...

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Microdata

Maldives - World Bank Group Country Survey 2018

Description: 

The Country Opinion Survey in Maldives assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Maldives 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 Maldives on: 1) Their views regarding the general environment in Maldives; 2) Their overall attitudes toward the WBG in Maldives; 3) Overall impressions of the WBG's effectiveness and results, knowledge work and activities, and communication and information...

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Microdata