Table 1

MIMS data collection types, methods and associated sources

Type of dataData collection methodsSource and number of participants
QuantitativeDesk review/extractionRisk assessment reports, Supplemental Immunisation Activities (SIAs) databases, deployer tracking sheets, situation reports, director’s briefingslide decks
Deployer survey23 CDC deployers
QualitativeFocus group discussion1 group from GID (8 participants)
Key informant interviews9 (2 WHO, 2 UNICEF, 3 CGH Office of the Director and 2 GID)
  • CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; CGH, Center for Global Health; GID, Global Immunisation Division; MIMS, Measles Incident Management System.