DATASET: Kenyan households contact network
Release data: Jun 20, 2016
This dataset contains the full list of contacts measured between members of 5 households of rural Kenya between April 24 and May 12, 2012.
Results from the analysis of this dataset have been published in EPJ Data Science, 5(1), 1-21 (2016).
Each file in the downloadable package contains a comma-separated list representing each measured contact between any two household members (member 1 and member 2) over three days of experiment. The first file stores the contacts recorded between members of the same household, the second file stores the contacts between members of different households.
Each line has the form: “h1, m1, h2, m2, age1, age2, sex1, sex2, duration, day, hour”, where:
A more detailed description of the variables is available in the variable dictionary file.
Terms and conditions
The data are distributed to the public under a Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication license. When this data is used in published research or for visualization purposes, please cite the following paper: