Real-Time Crowdsourced Insights

On-Demand Data for International Development

Premise is changing the way we learn from and adapt to international development work by collecting data from a network of contributors living in and near beneficiary communities.

Real-time crowdsourced data has the potential to make development and humanitarian work more efficient, agile and effective.

Move beyond the limitations of traditional data collection

Global Reach

One simple platform lets you source timely, trusted insights from a network of millions of smartphone users across 128 countries, including in rural and fragile contexts. Anywhere you have a question, Premise is on the ground with the answer.


Get data right when you need it. Use Premise to task our Contributors in minutes, anywhere in the world, and gain real-time visibility into local context.


Get answers to all your questions. Premise’s modular design lets you customize tasks, surveys, and observations to source the insights you need, from the demographics you need, in a format you can use.

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Use Cases

Actionable Insights with Crowdsourcing

Premise is a data and analytics Software as a Service (SaaS) platform that provides crowdsourced insights and on-demand visibility by leveraging a global network of on-the-ground Contributors with industry-leading data science and machine learning capabilities. Premise gives our partners immediate visibility into data collection and access to powerful analytics, visualizations, and dashboards in multiple sectors.

Economic Growth & Agriculture

Insight on the availability—or unavailability—of resources like clean water, electricity or crops to a target population.


Monitoring, Evaluation, Research, & Learning

Real-time understanding of product availability and cost.

Global Health

Surveys to know the impact of activities on beneficiary populations.

Humanitarian Aid & Food Security

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Democracy & Governance

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Modernize Your Data Collection and Enhance Evidence-Based Decision-Making

Case Studies

Powerful, Global, Fast, and Flexible

Feed the Future Senegal and Premise Crowdsource Food Safety Market Assessment

Rapidly conduct quantitative multi-sector needs assessments, launch sector-specific data collection based on the most pressing needs, and source observational data around key services, such as medical supply availability.

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Monitor Migration and Displacement

Map and validate informal population settlements and assess their needs, segment our Contributor population by displacement status and survey them directly, and survey host communities to understand the impact of displacement.

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A new kind of data collection that allows you to make better decisions, faster.


Premise quickly transforms your questionsfrom the most basic to the most challenginginto tasks. Based on your specific needs, we create a data acquisition campaign to crowdsource the answers.

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