Revision is not foreseen for this survey. In case of any revision, it will be shared with public.
Data collection method: All the information was collected by interviewers on a face-to-face with 18 years of age and over persons in the sample households with the help of portable computers (computer assisted personal interviewing).
Data collection system: The first of the annual surveys was carried out in 2003 as a module of Household Budget Survey. The survey was carried out independently in 2004 and the following years.
Reference and field application period: Life Satisfaction Survey by Turkey was designed to be carried out annually in order to produce estimations by Turkey level. Field application is in November of the each year.
The first implementation year of Life Satisfaction Survey by Provinces was 2013. The field application of the survey by provinces is carried out in the last quarter of the related year.
Although regulatory base for gender equality does exist in our country, gender inequality is observed in the outcome of the applications in daily life. In order to show access to resources, the benefit to obtain from them, and to provide data source for the production of social policies in this framework, gender statistics are necessary.In this context , the studies on developing gender statistics and gender indicators have started in collaboration with the related institutions. Scope
Gender statistics include the analysis on social, economic and cultural issues that would make visible the gender inequality, alongside with studies to develop gender indicators.Definitions