Appointment of 82 Survey Officers for Labour Force Survey 2019

The Government of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, through the Department of Economic Planning and Development, JPKE, Ministry of Finance and Economy will be conducting the second stage of the Labour Force Survey, LFS 2019, starting from the 14th of this month until the 10th of November. An oath-swearing ceremony for 82 appointed survey officers was held yesterday afternoon.

Present was Dayang Hajah Mariah binti Haji Yahya, Acting Director General of the Department of Economic Planning and Development.

LFS 2019 will involve about 3,200 households only throughout the country. The interview will be conducted by the Computer Assisted Personal Interview, CAPI, approach, whereby the survey officers will be using tablets instead of printed questionnaires during the face-to-face interview of selected households. Results from the LFS 2019 will provide an important source of information for national socio-economic planning. Apart from that, the LFS results may also be used by the private sector, academia, researchers, students and the public for their respective needs and purposes.

Source: Radio Television Brunei