Dissemination

The type of microdata file that will be produced will depend on the users’ needs and their research objectives. The policy covers two types, they are Public user file which is for general public use and other one is licensed data file which is access restricted file suitable for researchers.



Currently Available Data Files are Listed Below.

 

Census/Survey

Available Years

Household Income and Expenditure Survey

 

1990/91; 1995/96; 2002; 2005; 2006/07; 2009/10; 2012/13

Labour Force Survey

 

1992; 1993; 1994; 1995; 1996;

1997; 1998; 1999; 2000; 2001;

2002; 2003; 2004; 2005; 2006;

2007; 2008; 2009; 2010; 2011; 2012;2013;2014

Demographic and Health Survey

 

1993; 2000; 2006/07

Child Activity Survey

 

1999;2008/09

Annual Survey of Industry

1995;1996;1997;1998;1999;

2000;2001;2002;2003

2005;2006;2007;2008;

2009;2010;2011;2012;2013

 

 

National Data Archive - Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka.