Dubai Statistics Center
Prices and Foreign Trade Statistics Department
Prices & Cost of Living Statistics
Household income and expenditure survey is one of important household surveys, which monitors household expenditure on goods and services and their consumption in addition to their income during a specific period of time. This survey is one of the main sources which the planners use to get indicators that help them to study and develop plans in various areas such as cost of living, income and expenditures and the levels of poverty, the consumption pattern of the society and community welfare levels.
This survey was set in accordance with the Generic Statistical Business Process Model (GSBPM) and we took into account all dimensions of statistical quality according to the Charter of Quality of Statistical Data for the Emirate of Dubai, which adopted at DSC, in particular those relating to accuracy, objectivity, and comparability