IAPRI Activities

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Survey Instruments


Central Statistical Office Activities

Survey Instruments

Post Harvest Surveys (PHS) for Small and Medium-sized Holdings (Synthetic Questionnaire)

2003/2004 I 2002/2003 I 2001/2002 I 2000/2001 I 1999/2000 I 1998/1999 I 1997/1998 I 1996/1997 I 1995/1996 I 1994/1995 I 1993/1994 I 1992/1993 I 1991/1992 I 1990/1991

Living Conditions Monitoring Surveys (LCMS)

Crop Forecast Surveys (CFSs) for Small and Medium-sized Holdings (Synthetic Questionnaire)

2005/2006 I 2004/2005 


To facilitate access to CSO publications, we are presenting here downloadable executive summaries of selected CSO publications. Complete copies of these documents are available from: Central Statistical Office, Research and Dissemination, P. O. Box 31908, Lusaka, Zambia. Telephone: +260 211 250699, Facsimile: +260 211 252575.

Data Sharing Policy

All prior rounds of the MSU/FSRP/CSO Supplemental Panel Surveys to the 1999/00 Post Harvest Survey (2001, 2004, and 2008) are available upon request; please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , IAPRI Research Director. The Rural, Agriculture, and Livelihoods 2012 Survey (RALS12) will be publicly available starting August 1, 2015.

The Crop Forecast Survey and the Post-Harvest Surveys are the intellectual property of the Central Statistical Office. CSO requests that enquiries about access to these data sets be directed to Central Statistical Office.