Households

Statistics about households come from a whole range of sources including Household Income and Expenditure Surveys and Population and Housing Censuses and include things such as: 

  • Size (number of people)
  • Type
  • Income and spending of households
  • Subsistence activities
  • Access to technology (mobile phones, internet)
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Tonga HIES

News & Publications

An unexpected treasure

August 17, 2022
“Finding so much data on this small island country accessible in a single place and so well documented has been an unexpected treasure”, said political economy professor, William Mishler.

Marshall Islands compendium of analysis of the 2019/20 HIES

July 17, 2022
The compendium presents information on poverty, food consumption, labour, and household income and expenditure.

Household Income and expenditure Survey 2019-2020 in Wallis and Futuna

June 27, 2022
HIES 2019-2020 in Wallis and Futuna reports are now available

Kiribati 2019-2020 HIES - analytical report

December 23, 2021
Kiribati undertook their third HIES between 2019 and 2020. The main objectives of the survey were to assess the socioeconomic situation of i-Kiribati people and households and to provide data for use in forming economic and social policy.