Simple PPI Data Intake Tool
For organizations looking for a simple solution to data collection, Grameen Foundation created the Simple Data Intake Tool using Excel. This straightforward tool automatically calculates the poverty likelihoods for up to ten poverty lines for each beneficiary. It offers organizations the flexibility to easily add and remove fields and incorporates simple analysis. You can download the tool here and then watch the following support videos:
- Introduction to the tool
- Tab 1: Setting up the Look-up Tables
- Tab 2: Customizing fields
- Tab 3: Analyzing data with a PivotTable
- Tab 4: Using the 'Backup' tab to correct formulas
- Tips for data validation
Mifos X is an open technology platform by the Mifos Initiative for financial inclusion that provides the core functionality needed to deliver financial services to the poor and unbanked. It provides client data management, loan and savings portfolio management, integrated real time accounting and social and financial reporting.
The Mifos Initiative made a 2015 Microcredit Campaign Commitment to fully integrate the PPI into Mifos X by the end of 2015, with access to all PPIs and the ability to quickly produce PPI reports. Read more about their commitment here.
Client Outcome Performance (COPE) Indicators Database
The Client Outcome Performance (COPE) Indicators Database is a lean data inspired tool based in MS Excel, developed by Freedom from Hunger. It allows an organization that compiles clients' poverty levels using the Progress out of Poverty Index and other user-defined survey data to easily analyze the possible correlations between indicators.
PPI Data Intake Tool (Retired)
The PPI Data Intake Tool is a macro-enabled Excel tool no longer supported by Grameen Foundation. Data entry is completed using a form and customization is required before the tool can be properly used. The PPI Data Intake Tool can be translated into French and Spanish. Download the PPI Data Intake Tool (Retired) (Excel, 0.5MB) and the corresponding manual in English and Spanish.