U-REPORTERS GENERAL
Energy is key for Human development and poverty reduction. Does your community have access to electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN)?
10 questions polled on this topic
94% response rate
8,533 responded out of 9,103 polled
Aug 26. 2014
Have you had 8 hours or more of uninterrupted electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) per day in the last one week?
Aug 26. 2014
Does your community have access to electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN)?
Aug 26. 2014
Do you experience frequent electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) failure of more than 1hour per day?
Aug 26. 2014
If you have less than 8 hours per day of electricity, how many hours of electricity have you had per day in the last one week?
Aug 26. 2014
How many electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) failure of 1hr have you had per day last week?
Aug 26. 2014
Apart from NEPA/PHCN, what other sources of electricity/light do you use?
Aug 26. 2014
How important is electricity to your day to day life?
Aug 26. 2014
How much does your household spend in a month on electricity?
Aug 26. 2014
How much are you willing to pay for 24 hours electricity/light supply?
Aug 26. 2014
If less than 5000N how much are you willing to pay ?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 26. 2014
Have you had 8 hours or more of uninterrupted electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) per day in the last one week?
8,533 responded out of 9,103 polled
Female
66%
No
 
No
34%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
69%
No
 
No
31%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
32%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 26. 2014
Does your community have access to electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN)?
11,997 responded out of 51,791 polled
Female
53%
Most households
 
Most households
26%
Few Households
 
Few Households
20%
Not at all
 
Not at all

Male
44%
Most households
 
Most households
30%
Few Households
 
Few Households
26%
Not at all
 
Not at all
47%
Most households
 
Most households
28%
Few Households
 
Few Households
24%
Not at all
 
Not at all
AUG 26. 2014
Do you experience frequent electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) failure of more than 1hour per day?
2,644 responded out of 2,738 polled
Female
17%
No
 
No
83%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
14%
No
 
No
86%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No
85%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 26. 2014
If you have less than 8 hours per day of electricity, how many hours of electricity have you had per day in the last one week?
5,488 responded out of 5,795 polled
Female
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
22%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
26%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
17%
None
 
None

Male
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
23%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
23%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
18%
None
 
None
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
22%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
24%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
17%
None
 
None
AUG 26. 2014
How many electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) failure of 1hr have you had per day last week?
2,145 responded out of 2,241 polled
Female
73%
Multiples
 
Multiples
27%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2

Male
78%
Multiples
 
Multiples
22%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
76%
Multiples
 
Multiples
24%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
AUG 26. 2014
Apart from NEPA/PHCN, what other sources of electricity/light do you use?
10,476 responded out of 10,930 polled
Female
2%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy
5%
Candles
 
Candles
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
70%
Generator
 
Generator
10%
None
 
None

Male
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy
5%
Candles
 
Candles
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
70%
Generator
 
Generator
12%
None
 
None
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy
5%
Candles
 
Candles
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
70%
Generator
 
Generator
11%
None
 
None
AUG 26. 2014
How important is electricity to your day to day life?
10,094 responded out of 10,476 polled
Female
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important
32%
Very Important
 
Very Important
6%
Important
 
Important
1%
Not Important
 
Not Important

Male
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important
31%
Very Important
 
Very Important
8%
Important
 
Important
2%
Not Important
 
Not Important
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important
32%
Very Important
 
Very Important
7%
Important
 
Important
2%
Not Important
 
Not Important
AUG 26. 2014
How much does your household spend in a month on electricity?
9,294 responded out of 10,094 polled
Female
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity
5%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
9%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
26%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
35%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
25%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N

Male
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
7%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
25%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
37%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
27%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
7%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
25%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
36%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
27%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
AUG 26. 2014
How much are you willing to pay for 24 hours electricity/light supply?
8,774 responded out of 9,294 polled
Female
3%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
23%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
70%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N

Male
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
21%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
73%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
22%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
72%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
AUG 26. 2014
If less than 5000N how much are you willing to pay ?
6,100 responded out of 6,324 polled
Female
7%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N
11%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
63%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N

Male
6%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N
11%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
64%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
6%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N
11%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
63%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N

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