Premise Data

Premise Data

Premise is a data analytics company that aims to use their platform to more accurately forecast markets and solve social issues. On of their products attempted to deliver more accurate product price models and better food shortage predictions than traditional methods.

Product description Brand name and product description

Premise is a data analytics company that aims to use their platform to more accurately forecast markets and solve social issues. They have several projects, but their initial product attempted to deliver more accurate product price models and better food shortage predictions than traditional methods.

They collect market pricing information by crawling information from internet retailers worldwide. They also employ part-time workers in their global network to gather on the ground pricing information utilizing an android smartphone and their app.

Premise has also used it’s platform to begin a disease surveillance project, Citizen-led disease risk mapping and vector monitoring, as a part of the USAID “Combating Zika and Future Threats Grand Challenge”.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Premise Data works with government, commercial and NGO partners Interview with representative

– USAID

– US State Department

– UN FAO

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Premise does not publish it’s pricing structure. They work with local partners (NGO, Goverment, Business) on grants or partnerships Interview with representative

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

– Traditional consumer price indexes

– DataFox

– Quid

– Bottlenose

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Premise is a partner for the UN’s Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, which supports goals 16 and 17

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Governments, businesses, and NGOs

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