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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
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12982-015-0041-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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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:
2015-01-01
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EISSN:
1742-7622
Source identifiers:
581430
Language:
English
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2016-01-15

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