mics4 TOOLS

Tools from previous rounds
MICS4 | MICS3 | MICS2 | MICS1

A comprehensive set of tools guide survey teams through every step of the MICS process – from overall planning, design and data collection in the field to data processing, analysis, interpretation, documentation and dissemination.

design survey
Guidelines and templates facilitate planning and design of surveys and help avoid pitfalls in implementation

Planning the survey


Getting started

English  Russian

Preparing for Data Collection and Conducting Fieldwork 

English  Russian

Questionnaires and indicator list


MICS4 Questionnaires

Flow of Questionnaires

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Arabic  Chinese

Household Questionnaire

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Arabic  Chinese

Questionnaire for Individual Women (with Birth History)

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Arabic  Chinese

Questionnaire for Individual Women (without Birth History)

English  French  Spanish  Arabic  Chinese

Questionnaire for Individual Men

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Arabic  Chinese

Questionnaire for Children under Five

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Arabic  Chinese

Questionnaire Form for Child Disability

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Chinese

Questionnaire Form for Vaccinations at Health Facility

English  Russian  Chinese

Changes to MICS4 Questionnaires

English

Designing the Questionnaires 

English  Chinese

Model Questionnaires

English  Russian

MICS4 Indicator List

List of Indicators

English  French  Spanish  Russian  Arabic  Chinese

Indicators for Global Reporting

English  Russian

Changes to Indicator List

English

Sampling


Designing and Selecting the Sample

English  Russian  Chinese

 
 
collect data
Fieldwork teams are trained and deployed to sampled clusters of households

Fieldwork manuals


Instructions for Interviewers

English  Russian  Chinese

Instructions for Supervisors, Editors and Measurers

English  Russian

Manual for Anthropometry

English  Russian

Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

English  Russian

Salt Iodization Testing

English  Russian

process data
Manuals explain step-by-step how data should be processed and edited; programs and templates are provided for entering, editing and tabulating data

Standard MICS data entry and editing programs


MICS4 Data Entry Application

English

 

Manual and data editing guidelines


Manual for Processing the Data

English  Russian

Data Editing Guidelines

English  Russian

Tabulation syntaxes


Tabulation syntaxes

English

 
analysis
Once all data are entered, edited, and considered ready for analysis, computer programs advance the process to the final results phase

Tabulation plan


Complete Tabulation Plan

English  Russian

Sample and Survey Characteristics

English  Russian

Child Mortality

English  Russian

Nutrition

English  Russian

Child Health

English  Russian

Water and Sanitation

English  Russian

Reproductive Health

English  Russian

Child Development

English  Russian

Education

English  Russian

Child Protection

English  Russian

HIV/AIDS, Sexual Behaviour and Orphanhood

English  Russian

Access to Mass Media and ICT Technology

English  Russian

Subjective Well-Being

English  Russian

Tobacco and Alcohol Use

English  Russian

Data Quality

English  Russian

Sampling Errors

English  Russian

Changes to MICS4 Tabulation plan

English

write report
Templates are provided for reporting of MICS results

Model reports


Model Preliminary Report

English  Russian  Arabic

Model Final Report

English  Russian  Arabic

MICS4 Final Report cover template and instructions


Final Report Cover Template

        English  Arabic

Cover Template Instructions

        English