The Simple Poverty Scorecard for Malawi is based on the same methodology as that of the PPI scorecards created prior to July 2017. Read more about the PPI's new methodology here. This Simple Poverty Scorecard was developed by Mark Schreiner of Microfinance Risk Management, L.L.C.

The Scorecard was published in August 2015 and is based on data from 2010. It is funded by the Private Sector Window of the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program, and by the International Finance Corporation (IFC). 

Key documents include:

Design Documentation Memo which contains the Simple Poverty Scorecard and Look-up Tables in English.