Data Processing and Dissemination: Improving the Quality and Use of Household Survey Data

Kampala, Uganda

The World Bank LSMS-ISA team and representatives from the national statistics offices of the seven LSMS countries attended a workshop to discuss issues of importance regarding the processing and dissemination of data. Technical specialists and local government officials gave presentations on topics including decentralized data entry, GPS measurements, and the preparations necessary for conducting multiple waves of a panel survey. The workshop also included an in-field demonstration of the new Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI) technology being implemented in the ongoing LSMS-ISA survey work in Uganda.