This mapping project aimed to create a database of all financial, health, education, and agricultural service access points in Zambia.
Kind of Data
Census/enumeration data [cen]
Unit of Analysis
Health care facilities, financial institutions, educational institutions, agricultural service providers
v1: Edited, edited anonymous dataset for public distribution
This is the first publicly available version of this dataset.
National coverage except Ikelenge district
The project aimed to capture all open and operational touch-points at the time of fieldwork. Active points were considered to have done a transaction in the last 90 days. Not all points are captured due to several factors including:
i) non-location of the points
ii) security areas
iii) resistance or lack of cooperation
v) safety of fieldwork staff
Producers and sponsors
Financial Sector Deepening Zambia
Dates of Data Collection
Data Collection Mode
The questionnaires used in the MSMP are specific to each sector service intermediary. This means that there are 14 different questionnaires, each with its own set of specific questions.