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Gansu Survey of Children and Families - 2009

Data Source
  • China
  • East Asia & Pacific

The Gansu Survey of Children and Families is a longitudinal study that aims to understand the influence of poverty, parents’ attitudes and social inequality on children’s schooling, welfare and human capital acquisition in rural China.

Study Website
Adolescents: Not available
  • Females and Males
Age Range:
Study Design:
  • Observational
Type of Data:
  • Longitudinal
Time Period: 2009; 2007; 2004; 2000
Areas Covered: Province: Gansu
Investigators: Emily Hannum (Harvard Graduate School of Education and Harvard Institute for International Development), Yanhong Zhang (Statistics Canada)
Funders: United Kingdom Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC); UK Department for International Development (DFID); World Bank; Spencer Foundation; National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Not applicable
Notes: Request data link is for the baseline round. Subsequent rounds are not publicly available at this time.