Laila Begum


Sr. Research Associate

  • MS in Statistics
  • 5 years of research experience for studies conducted for UN Agencies, international and national NGOs
  • Expertise analyzing large-scale quantitative data, statistical model building and report writing

Laila Begum received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Statistics from the Department of Statistics under University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She has developed her research career in 2016 as a researcher at SURCH, a private statistical and survey research firm in Bangladesh established in 1996. She was involved in 17 different surveys for UN agencies, national and international NGOs to assess socio-economic, health, nutrition, and environmental impacts on development issues. She has experience of data collection and data compilation using data entry software and statistical software, data analysis, interpretation and presentation. She is working as a Sr. Research Associate at Human Development Research Centre (HDRC) since March 2019.