Labour, Migration and Biographical Data for East and Southeast Europe

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Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey (KMRS) 2010

Type: Dataset, Questionnaires (eng, rus), Technical report, Booklets (eng, rus)

Title: Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey 2010

Alternative Title: KMRS 2010

Creators: Alexander M. Danzer; Barbara Dietz; Ksenia Gatskova; Gulzhan Alimbekova

DOI: 10.15457/kmrs_2010.html

Languages: English; Russian

Date of Publication: 29.06.2015

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Population: Population of the 4 biggest cities in Kazakhstan (Astana, Almaty, Karaganda, Pavlodar)

Sampling Method: Households within the four cities were selected by a standard random route procedure (see technical report)

Time Dimension: Cross-section; 2010

Survey Procedure: Interview: PAPI

Type of Units: Household

Number of Units: 2227

Number of Variables: 305

Type of Data: Survey data

Format of Data: *.sav (SPSS), *.dta (Stata)

Description: The Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey (KMRS) data were collected in the framework of the research project "Migration and Remittances in Central Asia: The Case of Kazakhstan and Tajikistan", which was funded by the Volkswagen Foundation in 2009-2013. The KMRS 2010 was designed and implemented by the Institute for East- and Southeast European Studies Regensburg, Germany, in cooperation with the Center for Study of Public Opinion (CIOM) Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Geographical Area: Kazakhstan

JEL Classification: J, D, R, I

Keywords: Migration, remittances, labor market, Kazakhstan

Citation: Kazakhstan Migration and Remittances Survey (KMRS) 2010. Institute for East and Southeast European Studies, Regensburg.