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Liberia Malaria Indicator Survey 2016


General Info
Liberia (LBR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2016 - 11/2016
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Liberia Malaria Indicator Survey (MIS) 2016 is part of phase 7 of the Demographic and Health Survey series. The survey provides information on the knowledge and practice of malaria prevention in Liberia. For the 2016 Liberia MIS, 4,290 women ages 15-49 from 4,290 households were successfully interviewed. Additionally, blood tests for 566 were conducted in children under five for the presence of anemia and malaria.