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Table 1 Score assigned to factors

From: Mapping a Plasmodium transmission spatial suitability index in Solomon Islands: a malaria monitoring and control tool

Score Distance to coastline (m/km) Elevation (m) Landcover
5 0–50 m 0–100 m
4
3 50 m–1 km Permanent water bodies
2 1–3 km 100–300 m  
1 3–5 km 300–600 m Non-permanent water bodies, including irrigated cropland or flooded
0 > 5 km > 600 m No water, no flood, no irrigation