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Living Standards Measurement Study – Plus (LSMS+)


LSMS+ supports both policy-oriented and methodological research on the collection and use of intra-household individual-disaggregated survey data on key dimensions of men’s and women’s economic opportunity and welfare. Currently, the thematic focus of research include:

  • Ownership of, Rights to and Valuation of Assets

  • Work and Employment

  • Time Use 

  • Individual-Level Poverty

  • Empowerment