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Table 1 Population movement framework

From: Malaria and the mobile and migrant population in Cambodia: a population movement framework to inform strategies for malaria control and elimination

  Time
Population type Local population Mobile population Migrant population
Movement type Circulation (<6 months) Migration (>6 months)
Movement frequency Daily (no overnight) Periodic (up to 1 week) Seasonal (1 week to 6 months) Irregular Long-term
Space
 Short-range
Same commune-malaria area <10 kms
Rural village to foot hills Farming, plantation Farming- plantation Farming, plantation   Farming, plantation
New settlement
Small business (shop)
Rural village to upland forest Farming, hunting, collecting, fishing, logging Farming, hunting, collecting, fishing, logging Farming, hunting, collecting, fishing, logging   Farming, plantation
New settlement
Small business (shop)
 Medium range
Same province usually non malaria area (10–100 kms)
Rural village to foot hills   Farming, plantation Farming, plantation   Farming, plantation
New settlement
Rural village to upland forest   Hunting, logging, fishing
Military, police
Hunting, logging, fishing
Military, police
Dam/road construction, mining
Hunting, logging, fishing
Military, police
Dam/road construction, mining
 
 Long-range
Other province-often non malaria area >100 kms
Rural village to foot hills,   Visiting relatives, tourism Farming, plantation,   Farming, plantation
New settlement, trading
Rural village or urban areas to upland forest   Farming-plantation, Hunting, logging, fishing
Military, police
Hunting, logging, fishing
Military, police, Dam/road construction, mining
Hunting, logging, fishing, Military, police, Dam/road construction, mining Hunting, logging, fishing