Accra, 5th June 2020 – The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS), in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the World Bank (WB) is conducting a survey to track the socioeconomic impacts of COVID-19 on households and jobs. The survey dubbed “Households and Jobs Tracker” begins from 9th − 20th June, 2020. The households and jobs tracker will provide insights on how household lives and jobs are impacted by the pandemic.
The Households and Jobs Tracker is one of the three surveys being conducted by the Ghana Statistical Service and development partners on socioeconomic impacts of the coronavirus disease. Topics covered in this tracker include income loss, access to services, employment, coping strategies among others. The other two surveys which are Business Tracker and the Local Economy Tracker are being implemented.