Cities

Relevant Data Sources:

Iris Punjab

A repository of maps and capable of data driven maps for customized analysis. Provides sector wise information on districts and cities.

Link to data: Iris Punjab

Urban Resource Centre

The URC keeps subject wise news clippings on various social and physical issues related to Karachi and prepares folios on them. On the basis of these folios it publishes a monthly newsletter, both in English and Urdu. It also has reports and maps relevant to Karachi’s urban issues.

Link to data: Urban Resource Centre

World Development Indicators

The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

Link to data: World Development Indicators

UN Statistical Division

UN’s Division of global statistical information which regularly publishes data updates, including the Statistical Yearbook and World Statistics Pocketbook, and books and reports on statistics and statistical methods.

Link to data: UNSTAT

Pakistan Labor Force Survey

Annual national survey conducted by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics; includes characteristics of labor force (marital status, literacy education etc), labor force participation rates, employment / unemployment / underemployment statistics, occupational safety and health.

Link to report:  http://www.pbs.gov.pk/labour-force-publications
Actual dataset has to be requested.

Population Census 1998

The last complete population census was conducted in 1998. Link to report and various tables: Population Tables Actual data set has to be requested.

Punjab Multiple Indicators Cluster Survey

Household survey done following the global approach of MICS. Last survey done in 2011.

Link to report: Bureau of Statistics Punjab, Government of the Punjab Actual data set has to be requested.

Pakistan Social and Living Standards Measurement

A national / provincial survey done every few years by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics; includes data on education, health, water supply and sanitation, and household perceptions of living standards.

Link to report and tables: Pakistan Social And Living Standards Measurement Actual dataset has to be requested.

Household Integrated Economic Survey (HIES) 2011-12

A national / provincial survey done every few years by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. Includes data presented by consumption quintiles in conformity with social indicators well as to adjust the inflation effects during successive years. Link to report and tables:Actual dataset has to be requested.