WATER AND SANITATION
Disability and access to latrines
7 questions polled on this topic
8% response rate
136,307 responded out of 1,768,549 polled
Jan 18. 2017
Do you have someone with a physical disability in your household?
Jan 18. 2017
What difficulties do they have? Difficulty
Jan 18. 2017
Do you think people with physical disabilities face any challenges in accessing and using toilets?
Jan 18. 2017
Do you think needs of the disabled are considered when toilets are built in public places or in homes in Nigeria?
Jan 18. 2017
Have you seen any modifications made to toilets to make it easier for people with disabilities to use them?
Jan 18. 2017
Why do you think the disabled are not considered when building toilets in public places?
Jan 18. 2017
Where do you think the disabled face the greatest challenges to accessing toilets?

POLL RESULTS

JAN 18. 2017
Do you have someone with a physical disability in your household?
136,307 responded out of 1,768,549 polled
Female
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No

Male
39%
Yes
 
Yes
61%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
35%
Yes
 
Yes
65%
No
 
No

20-24
35%
Yes
 
Yes
65%
No
 
No

25-30
34%
Yes
 
Yes
66%
No
 
No

31-34
37%
Yes
 
Yes
63%
No
 
No

35+
37%
Yes
 
Yes
63%
No
 
No
36%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No
JAN 18. 2017
What difficulties do they have? Difficulty
41,104 responded out of 49,024 polled
Female
28%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
35%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
13%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
6%
using hands
 
using hands
19%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing

Male
27%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
36%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
13%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
6%
using hands
 
using hands
18%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing
0-14
0%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
0%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
0%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
0%
using hands
 
using hands
0%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing

15-19
33%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
28%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
16%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
7%
using hands
 
using hands
17%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing

20-24
29%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
31%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
14%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
7%
using hands
 
using hands
19%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing

25-30
26%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
37%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
13%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
6%
using hands
 
using hands
19%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing

31-34
25%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
39%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
12%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
6%
using hands
 
using hands
18%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing

35+
26%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
38%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
13%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
6%
using hands
 
using hands
17%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing
27%
Seeing, even with glasses
 
Seeing, even with glasses
36%
Walking/climbing
 
Walking/climbing
13%
Looking after themselves
 
Looking after themselves
6%
using hands
 
using hands
18%
Speaking/hearing
 
Speaking/hearing
JAN 18. 2017
Do you think people with physical disabilities face any challenges in accessing and using toilets?
111,672 responded out of 128,387 polled
Female
62%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
25%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Others
 
Others

Male
68%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
19%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Others
 
Others
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0%
Others
 
Others

15-19
56%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No
28%
Don't know
 
Don't know
4%
Others
 
Others

20-24
62%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
24%
Don't know
 
Don't know
4%
Others
 
Others

25-30
67%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
21%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Others
 
Others

31-34
70%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
18%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Others
 
Others

35+
71%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
17%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Others
 
Others
67%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
21%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Others
 
Others
JAN 18. 2017
Do you think needs of the disabled are considered when toilets are built in public places or in homes in Nigeria?
97,785 responded out of 111,672 polled
Female
30%
Yes
 
Yes
51%
No
 
No
19%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
34%
Yes
 
Yes
50%
No
 
No
16%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
Don't know
 
Don't know

15-19
34%
Yes
 
Yes
41%
No
 
No
25%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
32%
Yes
 
Yes
47%
No
 
No
21%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
31%
Yes
 
Yes
53%
No
 
No
15%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
33%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No
13%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
32%
Yes
 
Yes
56%
No
 
No
12%
Don't know
 
Don't know
33%
Yes
 
Yes
51%
No
 
No
16%
Don't know
 
Don't know
JAN 18. 2017
Have you seen any modifications made to toilets to make it easier for people with disabilities to use them?
43,238 responded out of 47,776 polled
Female
21%
Yes
 
Yes
61%
No
 
No
18%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
27%
Yes
 
Yes
59%
No
 
No
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
Don't know
 
Don't know

15-19
25%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No
18%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
24%
Yes
 
Yes
59%
No
 
No
16%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
23%
Yes
 
Yes
62%
No
 
No
15%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
25%
Yes
 
Yes
62%
No
 
No
13%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
26%
Yes
 
Yes
59%
No
 
No
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
25%
Yes
 
Yes
60%
No
 
No
15%
Don't know
 
Don't know
JAN 18. 2017
Why do you think the disabled are not considered when building toilets in public places?
75,341 responded out of 82,581 polled
Female
24%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
23%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
42%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
11%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
21%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
28%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
43%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
8%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
0%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
0%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
0%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
0%
Don't know
 
Don't know

15-19
25%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
22%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
41%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
12%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
22%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
26%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
41%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
10%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
23%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
25%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
43%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
9%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
22%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
25%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
45%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
8%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
25%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
25%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
44%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
7%
Don't know
 
Don't know
23%
Lack of knowledge
 
Lack of knowledge
25%
Not a priority
 
Not a priority
43%
Nobody cares
 
Nobody cares
9%
Don't know
 
Don't know
JAN 18. 2017
Where do you think the disabled face the greatest challenges to accessing toilets?
77,859 responded out of 86,007 polled
Female
12%
At homes
 
At homes
31%
In schools
 
In schools
10%
In health centres
 
In health centres
29%
In markets
 
In markets
18%
Others
 
Others

Male
14%
At homes
 
At homes
27%
In schools
 
In schools
11%
In health centres
 
In health centres
34%
In markets
 
In markets
15%
Others
 
Others
0-14
0%
At homes
 
At homes
0%
In schools
 
In schools
0%
In health centres
 
In health centres
0%
In markets
 
In markets
0%
Others
 
Others

15-19
18%
At homes
 
At homes
28%
In schools
 
In schools
11%
In health centres
 
In health centres
29%
In markets
 
In markets
13%
Others
 
Others

20-24
14%
At homes
 
At homes
28%
In schools
 
In schools
11%
In health centres
 
In health centres
33%
In markets
 
In markets
14%
Others
 
Others

25-30
11%
At homes
 
At homes
28%
In schools
 
In schools
10%
In health centres
 
In health centres
34%
In markets
 
In markets
17%
Others
 
Others

31-34
12%
At homes
 
At homes
31%
In schools
 
In schools
11%
In health centres
 
In health centres
30%
In markets
 
In markets
16%
Others
 
Others

35+
14%
At homes
 
At homes
30%
In schools
 
In schools
10%
In health centres
 
In health centres
30%
In markets
 
In markets
16%
Others
 
Others
13%
At homes
 
At homes
28%
In schools
 
In schools
11%
In health centres
 
In health centres
32%
In markets
 
In markets
16%
Others
 
Others

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