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Rwanda Malaria Indicator Survey 2017

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
RMIS 2017
Geography 
Rwanda (RWA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
10/2017 - 12/2017
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Rwanda 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 Rwanda MIS, 5,022 women ages 15-49 were successfully interviewed from 5,041 households. Malaria testing was conducted from finger- or heal-prick blood samples for survey respondents 6 months and over.

Citation
Publisher 
Publication year 
2018
Suggested citation 
ICF International, Ministry of Health (Rwanda), Rwanda Biomedical Center. Rwanda Malaria Indicator Survey 2017. Fairfax, United States: ICF International, 2018.