Costa Rica Integrated System of Household Surveys (WB-P163431)

Countries
  • Costa Rica
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
C
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Voting Date
Feb 2, 2018
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Borrower
Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (INEC)
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Sectors
  • Communications
  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Grant Amount (USD)
$ 0.39 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 1.82 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jun 21, 2018

Disclosed by Bank May 30, 2017


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Project Description

The Costa Rican Government has identified areas where it needs to fill data and census information. This project henceforth is a component of activities undertaken by the Government to increase knowledge of socioeconomic and demographic information. The main objective stated by the World Bank is to improve statistical information provided by the National Institute of Statistics and Census (known as INEC per its Spanish acronym) through the implementation of an Integrated System of Household Surveys.  

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Technical assistance through the proposed Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building totaling US$0.39 million; part of a Government of Costa Rica project with a global budget of US$1,437,640.

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