My da|ra Login

Detailed view

metadata language: English

Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey 2010

Version
1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • Danzer, Alexander M.
  • Dietz, Barbara (Osteuropa-Institut, Regensburg)
  • Gatskova, Ksenia
  • Alimbekova, Gulzhan
Other Title
  • KMRS 2010 (Alternative Title)
Publication Date
2015-06-29
Language
English
Classification
  • JEL:
    • Labor and Demographic Economics: General
    • Microeconomics: General
    • Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Economics: General
    • Health, Education, and Welfare: General
Free Keywords
migration; remittances; labor market; Kazakhstan
Description
  • Abstract

    The Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey (KMRS) data were collected in the framework of the research project "Migration and Remittances in Central Asia: The Case of Kazakhstan and Tajikistan", which was funded by the Volkswagen Foundation in 2009-2013. The KMRS 2010 was designed and implemented by the Institute for East- and Southeast European Studies Regensburg, Germany, in cooperation with the Center for Study of Public Opinion (CIOM) Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Geographic Coverage
  • Kazakhstan (KZ)
  • Kazakhstan (KZ)
Sampled Universe

Population of the 4 biggest cities in Kazakhstan (Astana, Almaty, Karaganda, Pavlodar)

Sampling

Households within the four cities were selected by a standard random route procedure (see technical report)

Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
  • Cross-section
    2010
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: PAPI
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Household
    Number of Units: 2227
    Number of Variables: 305
    • File Name: *.sav
    • File Name: *.dta
  • Unit Type: Household
    Number of Units: 2227
    Number of Variables: 305
    Type of Data: survey data
    • File Name: *.sav
    • File Name: *.dta
Availability
Download
In order to download the files, users should fill the registration form and agree on the conditions of use. All downloads from this catalogue are free of charge.
Publications
  • Dietz, B.; Gatskova, K. (2011). Migration and Remittances in Kazakhstan: Survey Technical Report. IOS Working Papers No. 303. Osteuropa-Institut Regensburg
    • ID: http://www.dokumente.ios-regensburg.de/publikationen/wp/wp-303.pdf (URL)
  • Aldashev, A.; Dietz, B. (2011). Determinants of Internal Migration in Kazakhstan. Osteuropa-Institut Regensburg, IOS Working Papers No. 301, Osteuropa-Institut Regensburg
    • ID: http://www.dokumente.ios-regensburg.de/publikationen/wp/wp-301.pdf (URL)
  • Dietz, B.; Gatskova, K.; Schmillen, A. (2011). Migration and Remittances in Kazakhstan: First Evidence from a Household Survey. IOS Working Papers No. 304. Osteuropa-Institut Regensburg
    • ID: http://www.dokumente.ios-regensburg.de/publikationen/wp/wp-304.pdf (URL)
  • Danzer, A. M.; Dietz, B.; Gatskova, K. (2013). Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey: Migration, Welfare and the Labor Market in an Emerging Economy. Survey Report. Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey, Regensburg
    • ID: http://www.ios-regensburg.de/fileadmin/doc/VW_Project/Booklet-KAZ-web.pdf (URL)
  • Danzer, A. M.; Dietz, B.; Gatskova, K.; Schmillen, A. (2013). Showing off to the new neighbors? Income, socioeconomic status and consumption patterns of internal migrants. Journal of Comparative Economics 42 (2013) 1, pp. 230–245
    • ID: 10.1016/j.jce.2013.05.002 (DOI)

Update Metadata: 2016-06-13 | Issue Number: 9 | Registration Date: 2015-10-07

Danzer, Alexander M.; Dietz, Barbara; Gatskova, Ksenia; Alimbekova, Gulzhan (2015): Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey 2010. Version: 1. Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS). Dataset. https://doi.org/10.15457/kmrs_2010.html