|Population at 01/01/2017
|Inflation within 2016
|CPI within 2016
|GDP within 2016
||54.5 bln. somoni
|1 US Dollar
|10 Russian roubles
A number of meetings and seminar with World Bank representatives were organized in Statistical Agency within the Project for “Improvement of methodology for household budget surveys with consideration of international standards”.
Under the project for “Improvement of methodology for household budget surveys with consideration of international standards”, at the initiative of the World Bank, a meeting was organized with Mr. Viktor Sulla (Leader of the Research Team for Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan), Mr. Huan Munos (International Expert for Households Budget Surveys), and Mr. Alisher Rajabov (Poverty Economist). The meeting discussed issues related to improvement of the process and analysis of the household budget surveys with consideration of international standards, training of Statistical Agency’s staff, and strengthening the methodology, questionnaires, and software.
The meetings were followed by the seminar on 2 December 2011 with participation of 20 staff from Statistical Agency under the President of Tajikistan, where the World Bank Mission presented recommendations for improvement of household budget surveys in Tajikistan.
For the purpose of assessment of the poverty level, Mr. Íuan Munos International Expert proposed a number of recommendations for improvement of questionnaires used for household budget surveys, development of a new software for data processing with consideration of newly introduced questionnaires’ modules, namely modules for labour force, health system, education, migration, remittances, and agriculture, as well as proposed a number of changes in the fieldworks.