Centre for Living Conditions and Survey Research

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Centre for Living Conditions and Survey Research

Centre for Living Conditions and Survey Research performs nationwide tasks for public statistics as a whole in the area of statistics on living conditions of the population, and conducts surveys for the Łódzkie Voivodship.

The Centre consists of: Research and Data Editing Unit and Methodology and Training Unit, whose are responsible for the following tasks:

  1. Conducting, as an author's unit, nationwide work on the organisation, methodology, programming, acquisition and editing of data on Consumer Survey (KGD), including:
    1. developing research methodology and creating definitions of concepts and classifications,
    2. development of the subjective and objective scope of the research,
    3. analysis and approval of the national collection,
    4. conducting work on the assessment of the quality of the survey, as well as taking measures to improve subsequent editions,
    5. developing, presenting, disseminating and making available research results, statistical analyses and the preparation of analytical materials.
  2. Construction, maintenance and updating of the knowledge database in the field of living conditions of the population;
  3. Cooperation to the organisation and implementation of the Social Cohesion Survey (BSS) and the European Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC), also through the independent development of issues concerning economic activity of the population, and the modules of the EU-SILC survey for each year, including: methodology, formulated questions, preparation of new survey assumptions, monitoring and analysis of cross-sectional and panel’ collections;
  4. Conducting work related to ensuring methodological cohesion and standardization of surveys, including unification and nationwide coordination of uniform application of the reasons for not undertaking a survey in social survey;
  5. Coordination of work related to the implementation of research included in the Statistical Survey Program of Official Statistics (PBSSP) in Łódzkie Voivodship;
  6. Collection, storing and analysis of statistical data from:
    1. household surveys;
    2. surveys on retail prices of consumer and non-consumer goods and services and on market prices of major agricultural products;
    3. agricultural surveys; including the service of the national statistical hotline for agricultural surveys
  7. Organising work and creating organisational conditions for the work of statistical interviewers and experts;
  8. Carrying out work for the optimisation of the functioning of the network of statistical interviewers;
  9. Developing on the programmes and the implementations of the training courses for a nationwide network of statistical interviewers and experts;
  10. Carrying out the conceptual work on the methodology of statistical surveys in the scope of living conditions of the population and initiating and preparing methodological solutions;
  11. Participation in the implementation of projects co-financed by European funds;
  12. Carrying out test's and pilot surveys.
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