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Malawi Malaria Indicator Survey 2017

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Malawi MIS 2017
Geography 
Malawi (MWI)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
04/2017 - 06/2017
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Malawi Malaria Indicator Survey (MIS) 2017 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) series. Malaria Indicator Surveys are designed to provide information on malaria prevalence, treatment, and prevention practices. For the 2017 Malawi MIS, 3,860 women ages 15-49 from 3,729 households were successfully interviewed. Blood tests were conducted for anemia, and malaria in children ages 6-59 months.

Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2018
Suggested citation 
ICF International, National Malaria Control Program (Malawi). Malawi Malaria Indicator Survey 2017. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2018.