Authors of this guide:

  • Thijs Benschop, Consultant The World Bank
  • Cathrine Machingauta, The World Bank
  • Matthew Welch, The World Bank

Correspondence: Matthew Welch,

Acknowledgments: The authors thank Olivier Dupriez (The World Bank) for his technical comments and inputs throughout the process.

The production of this guide was made possible through a World Bank Knowledge for Change II Grant: KCP II - A microdata dissemination challenge: Balancing data protection and data utility. Grant number: TF 015043, Project Number P094376. As well as from United Kingdom - DFID funding to the World Bank Multi-Donor Trust Fund - International Household Survey and Accelerated Data Program – TF071804/TF011722.