WATER AND SANITATION
Reports state that 50 million Nigerians practice open defecation. What types of latrines do people use in your community?
3 questions polled on this topic
9% response rate
138,268 responded out of 1,620,627 polled
Aug 31. 2016
What types of latrines do people use in your community?
Aug 31. 2016
What determines the choice of latrines?
Aug 31. 2016
What do you think can help people to build and use Improved latrines?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 31. 2016
What types of latrines do people use in your community?
138,268 responded out of 1,620,627 polled
Female
41%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
40%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
15%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
3%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines

Male
53%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
27%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
16%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
4%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines
0-14
0%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
0%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
0%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
0%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines

15-19
42%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
39%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
15%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
5%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines

20-24
44%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
37%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
15%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
4%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines

25-30
47%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
34%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
17%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
3%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines

31-34
51%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
30%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
16%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
3%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines

35+
53%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
31%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
13%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
3%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines
48%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
33%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
15%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
4%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines
AUG 31. 2016
What determines the choice of latrines?
117,746 responded out of 138,268 polled
Female
54%
Cost
 
Cost
19%
Social class
 
Social class
18%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
4%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
5%
Any other
 
Any other

Male
54%
Cost
 
Cost
21%
Social class
 
Social class
16%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
6%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
4%
Any other
 
Any other
0-14
0%
Cost
 
Cost
0%
Social class
 
Social class
0%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
0%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
0%
Any other
 
Any other

15-19
48%
Cost
 
Cost
18%
Social class
 
Social class
20%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
8%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
6%
Any other
 
Any other

20-24
52%
Cost
 
Cost
21%
Social class
 
Social class
17%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
6%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
5%
Any other
 
Any other

25-30
57%
Cost
 
Cost
20%
Social class
 
Social class
16%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
4%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
3%
Any other
 
Any other

31-34
58%
Cost
 
Cost
19%
Social class
 
Social class
15%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
4%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
3%
Any other
 
Any other

35+
54%
Cost
 
Cost
23%
Social class
 
Social class
15%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
5%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
3%
Any other
 
Any other
55%
Cost
 
Cost
20%
Social class
 
Social class
16%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
5%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
4%
Any other
 
Any other
AUG 31. 2016
What do you think can help people to build and use Improved latrines?
102,903 responded out of 117,746 polled
Female
25%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
45%
Wealth
 
Wealth
9%
Social class
 
Social class
9%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
11%
All of the above
 
All of the above

Male
20%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
51%
Wealth
 
Wealth
11%
Social class
 
Social class
10%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
9%
All of the above
 
All of the above
0-14
0%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
0%
Wealth
 
Wealth
0%
Social class
 
Social class
0%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
0%
All of the above
 
All of the above

15-19
28%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
44%
Wealth
 
Wealth
9%
Social class
 
Social class
9%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
10%
All of the above
 
All of the above

20-24
23%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
48%
Wealth
 
Wealth
10%
Social class
 
Social class
9%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
10%
All of the above
 
All of the above

25-30
21%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
49%
Wealth
 
Wealth
10%
Social class
 
Social class
9%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
11%
All of the above
 
All of the above

31-34
20%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
50%
Wealth
 
Wealth
10%
Social class
 
Social class
10%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
9%
All of the above
 
All of the above

35+
20%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
48%
Wealth
 
Wealth
11%
Social class
 
Social class
11%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
10%
All of the above
 
All of the above
22%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
49%
Wealth
 
Wealth
10%
Social class
 
Social class
10%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
10%
All of the above
 
All of the above

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