WATER AND SANITATION
Hand washing Poll
7 questions polled on this topic
44% response rate
19,533 responded out of 44,359 polled
Aug 9. 2014
Do you think hand-washing is important before eating food ?
Aug 9. 2014
Why not ? a) no need; b) no water c) They forget; d) all
Aug 9. 2014
Why is it important? a) so I don’t fall sick b) it doesn't smell bad c) I feel clean d) I feel its the right thing to do. e) all
Aug 9. 2014
Do people in your community usually wash hands after toileting? A) Yes B) No C) Sometimes D) Don't know
Aug 9. 2014
Why do you think the community does not give importance to Handwashing ? a) no need; b) no water c) They forget; d) All
Aug 9. 2014
What do people in your community use in washing their hands? a) water only b) water and soap c) water and ash d) wipe on their clothes
Aug 9. 2014
Do members of your household wash hands with soap or ash after toileting? A) Yes, B) No, C) Don’t know

POLL RESULTS

AUG 9. 2014
Do you think hand-washing is important before eating food ?
19,533 responded out of 44,359 polled
97%
Yes
 
Yes
1%
No
 
No
1%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
AUG 9. 2014
Why not ? a) no need; b) no water c) They forget; d) all
430 responded out of 533 polled
36%
No need
 
No need
12%
No water
 
No water
31%
Forget
 
Forget
22%
All
 
All
AUG 9. 2014
Why is it important? a) so I don’t fall sick b) it doesn't smell bad c) I feel clean d) I feel its the right thing to do. e) all
16,205 responded out of 19,002 polled
22%
Don't fall sick
 
Don't fall sick
0%
Doesn't smell bad
 
Doesn't smell bad
4%
I feel clean
 
I feel clean
26%
I was taught
 
I was taught
48%
All
 
All
AUG 9. 2014
Do people in your community usually wash hands after toileting? A) Yes B) No C) Sometimes D) Don't know
14,351 responded out of 16,636 polled
51%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
No
 
No
43%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
1%
Don't know
 
Don't know
AUG 9. 2014
Why do you think the community does not give importance to Handwashing ? a) no need; b) no water c) They forget; d) All
6,216 responded out of 6,953 polled
9%
No need
 
No need
6%
No water
 
No water
63%
Forget
 
Forget
22%
All
 
All
AUG 9. 2014
What do people in your community use in washing their hands? a) water only b) water and soap c) water and ash d) wipe on their clothes
6,770 responded out of 7,267 polled
30%
Water only
 
Water only
67%
Soap
 
Soap
3%
Ash
 
Ash
AUG 9. 2014
Do members of your household wash hands with soap or ash after toileting? A) Yes, B) No, C) Don’t know
6,161 responded out of 6,770 polled
84%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know

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