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Study: EU-SILC 2007


Title European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions 2007


EU-SILC 2007 contains the 2007 Module on housing conditions. The 2007 Module variables relate to two types of units: the household (all variables except those related to the 'change of dwelling'), and the household respondent (variables related to the 'change of dwelling').


Geographical Coverage

EU-27 member states and Iceland, Turkey, Switzerland (first implementation) and Norway . First implementation in Romania.

Datasets availability table and release calendar (Eurostat)

Time Period Covered

Reference period for core variables: constant, at selection, income reference period, usual week, last 4 weeks, last 12 months, since last year, working life, childcare reference period.
The reference period for the 2007 Module: Usual: an ordinary winter/summer, in the area where the dwelling is located (for the variables 'dwelling comfortably warm during winter time' and 'dwelling comfortably cool during summer time'). Last two years (for the variables related to the 'change of dwelling'). Current (for all other variables). (Eurostat (2009): EU-SILC MODULE 2007 ON HOUSING CONDITIONS Assessment of the implementation, pp. 3-4.)



Country Specific Information: EU-SILC 2007