Vaccine 2021 Apr 3. Epub 2021 Apr 3.
Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Health Sciences Building, NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195, USA; Department of Statistics, University of Washington, Padelford Hall, NE Stevens Way, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.
It is becoming increasingly popular to produce high-resolution maps of vaccination coverage by fitting Bayesian geostatistical models to data from household surveys. Usually, the surveys adopt a stratified cluster sampling design. We discuss a number of crucial choices with respect to two key aspects of the map production process: the acknowledgement of the survey design in modeling, and the appropriate presentation of estimates and their uncertainties. Read More