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Table 5 Access index

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

  Forest workers (FW) Construction workers (CW) Security personnel (SP) Seasonal workers (SW) Visitors (V)
Main activities Hunting, fishing, logging, non-timber forest products Dam or road construction, mining Patrolling Farming, plantation, chamkar  
Population type Local, Mobile, Migrant Mobile, Migrant Mobile, Migrant Local, Mobile, Migrant Mobile
Work area Upland forest, forested hills Upland forest, forested hills Border forest Foot hills, plains, valleys Variable
Remoteness work area High High to medium High Medium Low
Remoteness work area score 3 3 3 2 1
Work location Mobile Fixed Semi-mobile Fixed Fixed
Mobility work location High Medium Medium–high Medium Low
Mobility work location score 3 2 2 2 1
Linkage None or village for local population Company Government; military base Farm owner/company Village; guest houses/hotels
Access through linkage Low Low–medium Medium Medium–high Medium–high
Access through linkage score 3 2 2 2 1
Access index 9 7 7 6 3