Real-Time Monitoring Survey / Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) Plus Report - 6th Wave
The sixth wave field works of the survey were conducted in December 2021
The National Statistics Office of Georgia (GEOSTAT) has commenced Real Time Monitoring survey of the impact of COVID-19 on the welfare of families and children at the end of 2020; the survey is implemented with technical and financial support from UNICEF, based on the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS6) sample.
The survey approach is based on the collection of information from the same respondents repeatedly on a frequent basis over a year (panel survey).
As part of the survey, data is collected from urban as well as rural households. The sample size for the entire country for the sixth wave is set at 1,996 households, among them 962 households in urban areas, and 1,034 households in rural areas. Data collection is performed via tablets, by using a computer-assisted telephone interviewing method (CATI).
The sixth wave field works of the survey were conducted in December 2021. Response rate was 82.0 percent, among them 80.5 percent in urban settlements, and 83.5 percent in rural settlements.