KAP COVID

Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs’ KAP COVID dashboard presents data from a global survey of knowledge, attitudes and practices around COVID-19. The data were collected from more than 1.5 million people in 67 countries who chose to participate in a survey promoted on Facebook. Researchers from MIT collected the data and Johns Hopkins CCP analyzed and presented the data on an easy-to-use COVID dashboards.

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We’re collecting feedback on how public health professionals are using the data on the KAP COVID dashboard. Please fill out this form, with your use case and other feedback. Questions? Email ccpinfo@jhu.edu.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptance & Education Level

Country by country, public health officials should investigate whether educational differences are meaningful within particular areas or sub-groups. Tailoring messages based on education level can help shape the content & platform by which they are delivered.

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Study Methods

Read the KAP COVID Study Methods (includes links to the survey questions and data source).

Suggested Citation

Babalola, S., Krenn, S., Rimal, R., Serlemitsos, E., Shaivitz, M., Shattuck, D., Storey, D. KAP COVID Dashboard.Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network, Facebook Data for Good. Published September 2020. Data retrieved October 12, 2020. https://ccp.jhu.edu/kap-covid/

Utilizing Data from the KAP COVID Survey to Increase Vaccine Confidence and Reinforce Prevention Behaviors​

March 10, 2021

View the presentation (PDF) from the March 10 webinar featuring data from Egypt and Pakistan that reflect varying trends within one WHO region and how social norms – or the unwritten rules that guide behavior – contribute to the development of messages and interventions around prevention and vaccine uptake.

Presentation to American University of Beirut

December 8, 2020

Social Behavior Change Communication capacity building program for Lebanon’s UNICEF roving field officers, ministry of health counterparts and partners.

Slide Deck (PDF) | Watch the Presentation (Video)

Utilizing Data from KAP COVID Survey to Manage the COVID-19 Infodemic

November 11, 2020

Unfortunately there was a technical issue with the English recording. Our sincere apologies.

There were some questions in particular about Facebook survey weights. You can more on the Facebook for Good website.

Global Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Around COVID-19

September 30, 2020

KAP COVID Presentation Template

This file provides a template and guides users through steps to create a PowerPoint presentation using the KAP COVID dashboard. 

The presentation created could be used for:

  • RCCE Communication
  • MOH Presentations
  • Partner Presentations
  • Academic Presentations
  • To inform Risk Communication

Presentation template

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