Training Course On Advanced Data Processing And Management Using Cspro.

Training Course On Advanced Data Processing And Management Using Cspro.


The Census and Survey Processing System, often abbreviated as CSPro, is a tool for data collection that allows the researcher to enter, edit, tabulate and disseminate data from censuses and surveys. Through of this course, the participants will learn the potential of the programs to streamline the creation of powerful and dynamic applications as well as various ways of automating data processing tasks, Creating then Dependent Verification Designing CAPI apps in CSPro for Android, creating batch for message error, and creating advanced tables. Intermediate uses of the CSPro system will find this course most suitable


5 days

Learning Objectives

• To learn how automate data processing tasks

• To be ina position toreate CAPI applications in CSPro for Android

• To gain knowledge on the creation of Dependent Verification

• To understand the essentials of batch processing

Course content

Day 1

Creating batch for message error

• Consistency Check

• Basic and Intermediate codes

• Range Check

Creating batch for writing the data output

• Basic and Intermediate codes

• Impute Freq File

• Input Data File

• Listing File

• Output File

• Write File

• Exercise 1

Day 2

Creating then-Dependent Verification

• Force to accept the value

• Data entry option

• Verifying the mode

Creating then-Independent Verification

• Any one file among two can be chosen to correct

• Compare data with data dictionary and the two data inputs

• Two data files come from different operators

• Exercise 2

Day 3

Creating then Independent Verification (cont.)

• Comparison method

• Comparison order

• Input file

• Listing File

• Referenced Files

Data Cleaning, Export Data and Practice

• Additional Options

• Choose Items

• Create and Edit Logic

• Export Format (SPSS and Stata)

• Export Items or Subitems

• Export Record Type

• Number of Files Created

• Output of Multiple Record Occurrences

• Universe

• Exercise 3

Day 4

Designing CAPI applications in CSPro for Android

• Capturing and using GPS coordinates

• Controlling the flow of CAPI applications

• Creating control systems and menu for enumerators and supervisors

• Designing multi-lingual CAPI applications

• Responsive customization of responses, questions, and forms at runtime

• Launching other Android applications to take pictures, view multimedia, and display maps

• Managing data flow for CAPI surveys

• Synchronization of program and data files between Android devices and Internet servers

• Tracking enumerator progress and efficiency

Key Notes

The participant must be conversant with English

Presentations are well guided, practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work.

Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with an Authorized Training Certificate

Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.

The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and A Certificate of successful completion of Training.

Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application dinners, health/accident insurance and other personal expenses.

Accommodation, pickup, freight booking and Visa processing arrangement, are done on request, at discounted prices.

One-yearpost-training support Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.

Payment should be done at least a week before commence of the training, to DATASTAT CONSULTANCY LTD account, so as to enable us prepare better for you


The workshop focuses on processing a population census or demographic survey, but participants are encouraged to bring any questionnaire relevant to their job responsibilities. It will be conducted in a hands-on, product-oriented environment. Each participant will have exclusive use of a computer, a tablet or Smartphone, and will receive the latest version of the CSPro software.


START DATE: 08/13/2018

END DATE: 08/17/2018


START DATE: 08/27/2018

END DATE: 08/31/2018


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Nairobi, Kenya

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Mobile No: +254724527104

Head Office: Comet House 1st floor 12A, Along Monrovia Street