Labour Force Survey
Hungarian Central Statistical Office
The objective of the survey
The survey provides information on the economic activity of the population, following Eurostat guidelines. Rotating panel, with each cohort staying in the sample for six quarters.
The reference population
People at age 15-74, living in private households. The sampling units are dwellings.
Residents in Hungary living in households
The number of observed households varied between 22,000 and 34,000 in 1992-2012. The sample contains 45,000-70,000 people aged 15-74 and between 15,000 and 20,000 people outside this age range.
1992-2020. III. , quarterly
Main topics of data
Labour market status
Main characteristics of the survey
The sample is drawn using multi-stage stratified sample design.
Weighs ensure that the sample is representative.
Conditional upon approvement by the Central Statistical Office