Feed the Future Northern Kenya Interim Survey in the Zone of Influence, Household Consumption Expenditures

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Feed the Future Northern Kenya Interim Survey in the Zone of Influence: This dataset (n=1,837, vars=66) contains variables from Module E, the Household Consumption Expenditures module used to calculate the poverty and expenditure indicators. It includes household-level derived variables (including the expenditure and poverty indicator variables), as well as variables from sub-module E6:Housing Expenditures.

Tags: northern kenya, zone of influence, interim assessment

This dataset has the following 66 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
countrycountrytextThese data were collected in the Feed the Future Zone of Influence in Kenya.
surveysurveytextThese data were collected in the 2015 Interim Zone of Influence Survey.
stratumstratumnumberAdministrative variable for identifying the strata of sampling designs. Unstratified samples have a constant value of 1.
urbrururbrurtextLocation type (urban rural)
zoizoitextThis variable indicates that a record is included in the Feed the Future Zone of Influence. The ZOI includes the counties of Marsabit, Garissa, Isiolo, Wajir, and Turkana.
pbs_idpbs_idnumberAdministrative variable for identifying households
emissemisstextIs the Module E record missing for the household?
eresp1eresp1numberModule E1 Respondent
eresp2eresp2numberModule E2-7 Respondent
hh_wthh_wtnumberAdministrative variable of the design weight, adjusted for household non-response.
e108e108textOver the past 7 days, did any people who are not members of your household eat any meals in your household?
e109e109textOver the past 7 days, how many people who are not members of your household ate meals in your household? NUMBER OF PEOPLE
e110e110textOver the past 7 days, what was the total number of days in which any meal was shared with people who are not members of your household? NUMBER OF DAYS
e111e111textOver the past 7 days, what was the total number of meals that were shared with people who are not members of your household? NUMBER OF MEALS
e112e112textOver the past 7 days, did your household purchase pet food for family pets like a cat or a dog?
e113e113numberHow much did you spend on pet food last week? ENTER AMOUNT IN KSH
e114e114textOver the past 7 days, were there any other expenditures on pets?
e115e115numberHow much did you spend on other purchases for pets last week? ENTER AMOUNT IN KSH
e601e601textDo you own or are purchasing this household, is it provided to you by an employer, do you use it for free, or do you rent this house?
e602e602textIf you sold this dwelling today, how much would you receive for it?
e603e603textHow old is this house, in years?
e604ae604atextIf you rented this dwelling out today, how much rent would you receive? Local amount
e604be604btextIf you rented this dwelling out today, how much rent would you receive? Unit
e605ae605anumberHow much do you pay to rent this dwelling? Local amount
e605be605btextHow much do you pay to rent this dwelling? Unit
e606e606checkboxDo you pay a mortgage on this house, that is, a regular payment towards purchasing the house?
e607e607textHow often do you make mortgage payments?
e608e608textHow much do you pay each time you make a payment on your mortgage?
e609e609textIn the past month, how much did you spend on repairs maintenance to this house?
expsampleexpsamplecheckboxThis variable indicates that the observation was used to calculate indicator estimates for the 2015 interim assessment.
pcc_wtpcc_wtnumberThis variable is the person weight used to the weight the data to produce population-level poverty estimates.
hh_foodhh_foodnumberTotal daily household consumption of food items (excluding alcohol), Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices.
hh_food_rhh_food_rnumberTotal daily household consumption of food items (excluding alcohol), Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices with a spatial price adjustment using a Paashe index. The adjusted value in this variable is included in interim assessment analyses.
hh_househh_housenumberTotal daily household consumption on household maintenance and upkeep, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. This includes water and electric utilities, as well as he costs associated with purchasing or obtaining access to energy (such as electricity, gas, or firewood) and water. This also includes the reported household s reported costs associated with household reports as reported in Module E6.
hh_renthh_rentnumberTotal daily rental value for housing, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. This variable is the estimated rental value of the dwelling occupied by the household. This measure is calculated from a hedonic regression of rental values reported by renters. Housing rental values were then predicted for non-renters by using the model coefficients and dwelling characteristics of non-renters.
hh_furnishhh_furnishnumberTotal daily household consumption on household furnishings, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. These are durable or semipermanent objects that are used to supply a home.
hh_clothinghh_clothingnumberTotal daily household expenditure on clothing, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices.
hh_transporthh_transportnumberTotal daily household expenditure on transportation, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. This includes fees for transportation or costs associated with owning and using one s own transportation vehicle.
hh_mischh_miscnumberTotal daily household expenditure on miscellaneous household goods, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. These goods include items such as household cleaners, personal care and bath items, or wages paid to servants.
hh_alcoholhh_alcoholnumberTotal daily household expenditure on alcohol and cigarettes, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices.
hh_recreatehh_recreatenumberTotal daily household expenditure on recreational and leisure, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. This includes durable goods used for entertainment, discretionary items used for enjoyment, and leisure travel.
hh_commhh_commnumberTotal daily household expenditure on recreational and leisure, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. This includes cell phones and costs related to the use of a cell phone, land line phone services, mail or courier fees.
hh_healthhh_healthnumberTotal daily household expenditure on health care, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. This include expenses incurred to obtain medical treatment for illnesses or preventative health care. Health care may be provided for formal medical providers or traditional practitioners. The major health care expenses and hospitalizations that are reported in Module E5 are not included in this measure because these introduce considerable bias into poverty estimates.
hh_eduhh_edunumberTotal daily household expenditure on health care, Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices. Educational expenses include costs such as school uniforms, school supplies, tuition, or other fees.
hh_totalhh_totalnumberDerived daily total HH expenditures in Kenya shillings, 2005 prices. This total does not include the household s financial transfers (e.g., donations, taxes, loans) or large ceremonial expenses. These types of expenses are conventionally excluded because they insert bias into poverty estimates.
adultequivadultequivnumberThis is a measure of adult equivalents in the household, and the measure is used in the calculation of the national poverty rates. As documented in the Basic Report on Well-Being in Kenya, released by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics in 2007, the approach used in Kenya was developed by Anzagi and Bernard. This approach weights children 0-4 as at 0.24 and children 5-14 at 0.65. All people aged 15 and above are treated as a full adult and weighted as a 1. This measure is the sum of adult equivalents within the household.
povthres_125povthres_125numberThe poverty threshold of 1.25 2005 PPP per person per day in Kenya shillings, 2005 prices
povthres_natpovthres_natnumberThe extreme poverty threshold is the poverty line established by the Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey -2005 06. This value is 1,562 2,913 (rural urban) Kenya shillings per month per adult equivalent. This threshold has been adjusted to reflect a daily per capita threshold. This threshold, when adjusted to daily per capita terms can be different across households.
povthres_extpovthres_extnumberThe extreme poverty threshold is the food poverty line established by the Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey -2005 06. This value is 988 1,474 (rural urban) Kenya shillings per month per adult equivalent. This threshold has been adjusted to reflect a daily per capita threshold. This threshold, when adjusted to daily per capita terms can be different across households.
usdconversionusdconversionnumberConversion factor transforming Kenyan shillings in 2005 prices to 2010 USD, adjusting for 2005 PPP.
pccpccnumberDaily per capita consumption in Kenya shillings, 2005 prices
pcc_usdpcc_usdnumberDaily per capita consumption in 2010 US dollars, adjusted for 2005 PPP
povpovtextPoverty status at the poverty threshold of less than 1.25 per person per day in 2005 PPP
gapgapnumberPoverty gap at the poverty threshold of less than 1.25 per person per day in 2005 PPP. Value is normalized to the poverty threshold, such that values are expressed as a proportion of the poverty line, and households with consumption at the threshold or higher are set to missing.
shortfallshortfallnumberConsumption shortfall of the poor at the poverty threshold of less than 1.25 per person per day in 2005 PPP. Value is normalized to the poverty threshold and households, such that values are expressed as a proportion of the poverty line, with consumption at the threshold or higher are set to missing.
pov_natpov_nattextPoverty status at the national poverty threshold.
gap_natgap_natnumberPoverty gap at the national poverty threshold. Value is normalized to the poverty threshold, such that values are expressed as a proportion of the poverty line, and households with consumption at the threshold or higher are set to missing.
shortfall_natshortfall_natnumberConsumption shortfall of the poor at the national poverty threshold. Value is normalized to the poverty threshold and households, such that values are expressed as a proportion of the poverty line, with consumption at the threshold or higher are set to missing.
pov_extpov_exttextPoverty status at the national extreme (food) poverty threshold.
gap_extgap_extnumberPoverty gap at the national extreme (food) poverty threshold. Value is normalized to the poverty threshold, such that values are expressed as a proportion of the poverty line, and households with consumption at the threshold or higher are set to missing.
shortfall_extshortfall_extnumberConsumption shortfall of the poor at the national extreme (food) poverty threshold. Value is normalized to the poverty threshold and households, such that values are expressed as a proportion of the poverty line, with consumption at the threshold or higher are set to missing.
e6_dailyrente6_dailyrentnumberDerived daily rent for aggregation
imp_rentimp_renttextImputation flag for rent
e6_dailyrepaire6_dailyrepairnumberDerived daily house repair for aggregation
todaytodaycalendar_dateSurvey Date
clusterclusternumberCluster number