IndiKit has prepared a range of practical tools to help you ensure a maximum quality of your survey designs and implementation, including checklists for managing surveys, brief guides, a sample size calculator and links to external resources. If you feel that an important resource is missing or if you have suggestions for improving the existing ones, please let us know by using the form at the bottom of this page.
Do you find IndiKit useful? If so, please promote it among your colleagues and partner organizations through Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or e-mails. You can take advantage of the following promo materials:
- Template of an e-mail informing about IndiKit
- IndiKit presentation for colleagues and partners
- IndiKit flyer
- IndiKit cartoon
- IndiKit banners
- IndiKit video
Sample Size Calculator
Use IndiKit’s sample size calculator to determine the representative number of your survey’s respondents:
IndiKit’s Rapid Guides respond to aid workers’ demand for short and useful guidance on a range of survey-related topics.
- Rapid Guide to Survey Sampling (English, Portuguese)
- Rapid Guide to Describing Survey Methodology (English, Portuguese)
- Rapid Guide to Individual Interviews (English, Portuguese)
- Rapid Guide to Mobile Data Collection (English, Portuguese)
- Rapid Guide to Designing SMART Indicators (English, Portuguese)
IndiKit’s survey checklists enable you to quickly assess whether you have omitted an important step in your survey design and implementation.
- Quantitative Surveys Checklist (English, Portuguese)
- SMART Anthropometric Surveys Checklist (English, Portuguese)
- Surveys Budgeting Checklist (English, Portuguese)
- Surveys Logistics Checklist (English, Portuguese)
The Quality Improvement and Verification Checklists (QIVC) provided below focus on improving the quality of the data collector’s work. To see QIVC for other relief and development activities, click here. Use them only after 1) doing the useful video training on their use; and 2) training the data collectors on the points the checklists monitor.
- QIVC for Individual Interviews (English, Portuguese)
- QIVC for Focus Group Discussions (English, Portuguese)
- QIVC for Anthropometric Data Collection (English, Portuguese)