Working children in the Republic of Moldova: The results of the 2009 children's activities survey

The 2009 Children's Activities Survey (CAS) was conducted by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of the Republic of Moldova, in collaboration with IPEC, as a module of the Labour Force Survey in the last quarter of 2009. The survey covered 11,526 households containing 34,157 individuals, 6,784 of whom were children between the ages of 5-17 years. The CAS was designed to provide indicators on three main aspects of children¿s lives: economic activity, schooling and unpaid household services.