National Sinosurvey - China 2001

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Sahm, Christoph M. (Oxford Research International, Oxford)
Publication Date
  • Oxford Research International, Oxford (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Income
    • Patterns of Consumption
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Social stratification and groupings
    • Income, property and investment/saving
    • Economic conditions and indicators
  • Abstract

    Socio-economic and demographic questions Topics: dwelling; facilities of the dwelling; (e.g. electricity, running water, indoor toilet, telephone, mobile phone, radio, TV, internet access); household expenditure in several expenditure areas (food and beverages, clothing and footwear, housing, energy, water, household goods / durables, medicine and medical services, communication and transport, cultural, educational and leisure expenses, other commodities and services, insurance, savings); income sources; monthly net household income; possessions (e.g. air conditioner, bank account, bicycle, car, carpet, farm machinery, animals for work or food production, soft bed, woolen blanket, etc.) Demography: sex; age; marital status; household size and household composition: number of persons aged 15 years and over, number and age of children in the household (0-3, 4-7 and 8-14 years); no children in the household; main breadwinner; highest level of education of the respondent and the breadwinner; current employment status, industry and occupation of the respondent and the breadwinner; mother tongue; other language(s); self-assessment of language-skills in English; instruction and payment of other people; judgement on household’s standard of living. Additionally coded was: questionnaire ID; region; province; urban or rural neighborhood; weight.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2001-08 / 2001-09
Geographic Coverage
  • China (CN)
Sampled Universe
Residents aged 15 years and over
Sampling Procedure Comment: Probability Sample: Multistage Sample
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: PAPI (Paper and Pencil Interview)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 6276
    Number of Variables: 131
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5133 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 17 | Registration Date: 2016-03-15