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Malawi Malaria Indicator Survey 2014


General Info
Original or alternative title 
MMIS 2014
Malawi (MWI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2014 - 06/2014
Series or system 
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The Malawi Malaria Indicator Survey (MIS) 2014 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 Malawi. For the 2014 Malawi MIS, 2,897 women ages 15-49 from 3,405 households were successfully interviewed. Additionally, blood smear parasitemia and finger prick blood tests were conducted for the presence of anemia, and malaria in children under 5.