MDRI has access to a rich, up-to-date, and reliable dataset, which includes data collected by MDRI and the Vietnam national database. We have established a strict data management and data collection system that allows for more efficient data analysis and tailors to specific research needs.


Some of the major databases are:

  • Vietnam Household Living Standards Survey in 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2012
  • Vietnam Population and Housing Census in 1999 and 2009
  • Vietnam Rural, Agricultural and Fishery Census in 2006 and 2011
  • Vietnam Enterprise Surveys from 2004 to 2013
  • Vietnam Labor Force Survey from 2007 to 2012
  • Community Hygiene Output-Based Aid (CHOBA) mid-term survey 2013
  • Baseline survey for the impact evaluation for the first year of Vietnam Escuela Nueva Project in 2013
  • Baseline survey for verification in the Program for Results based (PforR) Rural Water Supply and Sanitation for the World Bank in 2013
  • Impact Assessment of Ho Chi Minh Poverty Reduction Program in 2009 – 2013
  • Endline survey for Program 135 Phase II in 2012
  • Baseline survey for Program 135 Phase II in 2007
  • Baseline survey report – Northern Mountain Poverty Reduction Project II in 2011
  • Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey in 2011 and 2006
  • Avian flu survey in 2006