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Satellite-aided survey sampling and implementation in low- and middle-income contexts: a low-cost/low-tech alternative.

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The increasing availability of online maps, satellite imagery, and digital technology can ease common constraints of survey sampling in low- and middle-income countries. However, existing approaches require specialised software and user skills, professional GPS equipment, and/or commercial data sources; they tend to neglect spatial sampling considerations when using satellite maps; and they continue to face implementation challenges analogous to conventional survey implementation methods. Thi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12982-015-0041-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDM, Tropical Medicine
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Scatcherd European Scholarship More from this funder
Economic and Social Research Council More from this funder
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Hertford College, Oxford More from this funder
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Emerging themes in epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
20
Publication date:
2015
DOI:
EISSN:
1742-7622
URN:
uuid:3727538d-2935-4fa4-a630-60f3d3d9d322
Source identifiers:
581430
Local pid:
pubs:581430

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