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Microenterprises among Village Women in Tanzania

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Tovo, Maurizia (Development Institute of The World Bank, Washington D.C.)
Publication Date
  • Koda, Bertha (Data Collector)
  • Wamunza, A. Nkhoma University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (Data Collector)
  • B.Koda, A. Nkhoma Wamunza, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Branches of Economy, Services and Transport
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Trade, industry and markets
  • Abstract

    Entrepreneurial activities of village women in Tanzania. Issues: Years of education; occupation and occupational skills; self-assessment of the level of one`s own skills; main income-generating activities; constraints to income-generating activities; desire to start business and type of business; type of organisation and earnings; reasons for not starting a business; assistance received within the last year; interest in attending training to set up or improve income-generating activity; prefered type and daily time of training; most useful training topics. Demography: Age; marital status; religious denomination; size of household and composition; relationship to the head of the household; sex of the head of the household.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1989
Geographic Coverage
  • Morogoro (TZ-16)
  • Ruvuma (TZ-21)
Sampled Universe
Village women between the ages of 18 and 68 in three villages of Morogoro (Changawe, Pangawe and Kihondo) and in three villages of Ruvuma (Mbamaba Bay, Msindo and Chimate).
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random sampling
Collection Mode
  • Oral interview with structured questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 107
Data Preparation Category: 2
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5034 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Tovo, Maurizia (1991): Microenterprises among Village Women in Tanzania. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.