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Department of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DBAS) of the Tainan City Government conducts"The Survey of Household Income and Expenditure 2015"cum "Household Income and Expenditure Survey by Record-Keeping 2016"through onsite visits.

  1. Survey Period: From December 1, 2015 to February 28, 2016.

  2. Reference Period: January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015.

  3. Survey Subjects: Taiwan nationals living in Taiwan and their families (refer to those living together).

  4. Survey Objective: To obtain an understanding of the living standards and consumption behavior of residents in Tainan City, and use the information gathered as references for determining the standards for the issuance of low-income household subsidy, family income eligibility for purchase of public housing, weighted consumer price index calculation and the minimum wage.

  5. Number of Samples: 1,500 households.

  • This survey has been conducted annually since 1970. The items of survey are as follows: household members, household facilities and housing conditions, consumption expenditure will be collected.

  • The information gathered from this survey is strictly confidential and will not be used for purposes other than the overall statistical analysis.

  • Please cooperate with the survey and provide truthful information to increase survey accuracy. The visitor will wear the recognition card during the interview. For any queries, please contact the Statistics Division of the DBAS on (06)2991111 ext. 1580, 1239 to 1242.