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Table 1 Retrospectively collected migration and travel history HPM data sets and sources

From: Human movement data for malaria control and elimination strategic planning

Data set description Malaria-relevant HPM data Data sources+
Census data:   
Complete/subsets of raw census data Birth place, previous/current residence, demographic National Statistics Bureaus
Aggregated census data Birth place, previous/current residence Migration matrices from published census reports
Census Microdata Birth place, previous/current residence, demographic data International Public Use Micro-Samples (IPUMS) [https://international.ipums.org/international/]
Bilateral migrant stocks Foreign migrants with birth place, current residence Development research centre on Migration, Globalization and Poverty (MigrationDRC)
   [http://www.migrationdrc.org/research/typesofmigration/global_migrant_origin_database.html]
Household Surveys: Time away in last 12 months, number of trips, reason for travel, birth place/current location, demographic International Household survey network
National Household Budget Surveys   
   [http://www.internationalsurveynetwork.org/home/?q=activities/catalog/surveys]
Migration and Remittances Surveys Rural/urban classifications previous and current location, demographic Open access: [http://www.developmentdata.org/hh_surveys.htm]
World Bank Living Standard Measurement Surveys (LSMS) Time away in last 12 months, time in current location, current/previous residence, reason for move, birth place, demographic World Bank Central Microdata Catalog [http://microdata.worldbank.org/index.php/home]
Demographic Health Surveys (DHS) Rural/urban status of locations, demographic [http://www.measuredhs.com/start.cfm]
Malaria Indicator Surveys (MIS) International trips in last x months, destination, demographic [http://www.malariasurveys.org/surveys.cfm]
Labour Force Surveys Time in previous/current residence, reasons for move, demographic [http://www.ilo.org/dyn/lfsurvey/lfsurvey.home]
Small-scale and sub-population surveys Number of trips made away, destination, duration of stay at destination, transport used, reason for travel, demographic, socioeconomi Development research centre on Migration, Globalization and Poverty (MigrationDRC)
e.g. school children, urban city, hospital and border survey   [http://www.migrationdrc.org/publications/resource_guides/Migration_Nationalsurveys/child_db/home.php?function=search&empty_search_variables=1&table_name=Migration_Info]
  1. + A collection of surveys is available for open access @ Openmicrodata: http://www.openmicrodata.org.