European health interview survey
If you have received Central Statistical Bureau letter, your address was selected with a random sampling method. The European Health Interview Survey is aimed at acquiring detailed information about health status of Latvia inhabitants. The survey covers questions on self-perceived health status, chronic illnesses, access to health care, factors influencing health, etc. health issues. The survey is conducted by the European Union countries once in five years.
In line with the legislation of the European Union and the Republic of Latvia, the CSB has a right to collect and process personal data and is obliged to ensure protection and confidentiality of the data you provide. The information acquired will be published in a summarised form only and used to analyse economic and social phenomena and processes in the country.
If you have received CSB letter inviting you to complete electronic questionnaire, visit e.csb.gov.lv during the period from 2 to 15 September.
The online questionnaire shall be filled in by the addressee of the CSB invitational letter, authorising with an internet bank, e-identification card or e-signature. If questionnaire is filled in by another person, he/she shall take all the responsibility for the correctness of the information provided.
Manual (only in Latvian) on filling in the e-survey.
If due to any reason you are not able to complete electronic questionnaire, CSB interviewer will contact you by phone or visit at your place of residence.
Face-to-face interviews and telephone interviews
It has been planned to conduct face-to-face and telephone interviews during the period from 19 September 2019 to 28 February 2020.
Upon arrival, the interviewer will present a CSB employee identification card with a photo. You may also verify identity of your interviewer on the CSB website or by calling the toll-free number below.
If you want to verify identity of the interviewer or find out any other information about the survey:
- call the toll-free assistance number +371 80008811 on weekdays from 10:00 to 18:00 o’clock,
- or contact the CSB by e-mail address veselība@csb.gov.lv.