There are three MSF survey dictionaries available:

  • Retrospective mortality and access to care (“mortality”)
  • Malnutrition (“nutrition”)
  • Vaccination Coverage (“vaccination”)

You can read more about the survey dictionaries at https://r4epis.netlify.com/surveys

Retrospective mortality and access to care (“mortality”)

Variables in the dictionary

The Mortality dictionary contains definitions for 128 variables:

Option codes

The dictionaries are exported using option codes that can be translated to human-readable format. This table shows how they are translated.

Malnutrition (“nutrition”)

Variables in the dictionary

The Nutrition dictionary contains definitions for 29 variables:

Option codes

The dictionaries are exported using option codes that can be translated to human-readable format. This table shows how they are translated.

Vaccination Coverage (“vaccination”)

Variables in the dictionary

The Vaccination dictionary contains definitions for 113 variables:

Option codes

The dictionaries are exported using option codes that can be translated to human-readable format. This table shows how they are translated.

Exploring the dictionaries

You can explore the excel-formatted dictionaries with browseURL(system.file("extdata", "MSF-survey-dict.xlsx", package = "epidict")), but treat it as read-only.