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
17,066 responded out of 18,206 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?
17,066 responded out of 18,206 polled
Female
34%
Yes
 
Yes
66%
No
 
No

Male
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No
0-14
50%
Yes
 
Yes
50%
No
 
No

15-19
43%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No

20-24
36%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No

25-30
32%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No

31-34
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

35+
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No
32%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
AUG 26. 2014
Does your community have access to electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN)?
23,994 responded out of 103,582 polled
Female
20%
Not at all
 
Not at all
26%
Few Households
 
Few Households
53%
Most households
 
Most households

Male
26%
Not at all
 
Not at all
30%
Few Households
 
Few Households
44%
Most households
 
Most households
0-14
33%
Not at all
 
Not at all
33%
Few Households
 
Few Households
33%
Most households
 
Most households

15-19
19%
Not at all
 
Not at all
34%
Few Households
 
Few Households
46%
Most households
 
Most households

20-24
20%
Not at all
 
Not at all
32%
Few Households
 
Few Households
47%
Most households
 
Most households

25-30
26%
Not at all
 
Not at all
29%
Few Households
 
Few Households
46%
Most households
 
Most households

31-34
21%
Not at all
 
Not at all
28%
Few Households
 
Few Households
51%
Most households
 
Most households

35+
19%
Not at all
 
Not at all
25%
Few Households
 
Few Households
56%
Most households
 
Most households
24%
Not at all
 
Not at all
28%
Few Households
 
Few Households
47%
Most households
 
Most households
AUG 26. 2014
Do you experience frequent electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) failure of more than 1hour per day?
5,288 responded out of 5,476 polled
Female
83%
Yes
 
Yes
17%
No
 
No

Male
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
0-14
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No

20-24
84%
Yes
 
Yes
16%
No
 
No

25-30
84%
Yes
 
Yes
16%
No
 
No

31-34
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

35+
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No
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?
10,976 responded out of 11,590 polled
Female
17%
None
 
None
26%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
22%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours

Male
18%
None
 
None
23%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
23%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
0-14
0%
None
 
None
0%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
100%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
0%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
0%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours

15-19
19%
None
 
None
21%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
32%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
23%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
5%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours

20-24
16%
None
 
None
21%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
25%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
9%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours

25-30
17%
None
 
None
26%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
30%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
22%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
5%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours

31-34
18%
None
 
None
22%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
30%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
23%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours

35+
18%
None
 
None
21%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
28%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
24%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
10%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
17%
None
 
None
24%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
29%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
22%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
7%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
AUG 26. 2014
How many electricity/light (NEPA/PHCN) failure of 1hr have you had per day last week?
4,290 responded out of 4,482 polled
Female
27%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
73%
Multiples
 
Multiples

Male
22%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
78%
Multiples
 
Multiples
0-14
50%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
50%
Multiples
 
Multiples

15-19
41%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
59%
Multiples
 
Multiples

20-24
25%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
75%
Multiples
 
Multiples

25-30
21%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
79%
Multiples
 
Multiples

31-34
22%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
78%
Multiples
 
Multiples

35+
22%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
78%
Multiples
 
Multiples
24%
1 or 2
 
1 or 2
76%
Multiples
 
Multiples
AUG 26. 2014
Apart from NEPA/PHCN, what other sources of electricity/light do you use?
20,952 responded out of 21,860 polled
Female
10%
None
 
None
70%
Generator
 
Generator
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
5%
Candles
 
Candles
2%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy

Male
12%
None
 
None
70%
Generator
 
Generator
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
5%
Candles
 
Candles
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy
0-14
20%
None
 
None
60%
Generator
 
Generator
0%
Inverter
 
Inverter
20%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
0%
Candles
 
Candles
0%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy

15-19
10%
None
 
None
65%
Generator
 
Generator
4%
Inverter
 
Inverter
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
7%
Candles
 
Candles
3%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy

20-24
13%
None
 
None
67%
Generator
 
Generator
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
10%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
6%
Candles
 
Candles
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy

25-30
12%
None
 
None
67%
Generator
 
Generator
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
13%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
5%
Candles
 
Candles
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy

31-34
10%
None
 
None
70%
Generator
 
Generator
1%
Inverter
 
Inverter
12%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
5%
Candles
 
Candles
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy

35+
8%
None
 
None
78%
Generator
 
Generator
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
9%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
3%
Candles
 
Candles
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy
11%
None
 
None
70%
Generator
 
Generator
2%
Inverter
 
Inverter
11%
Kerosene
 
Kerosene
5%
Candles
 
Candles
1%
Solar Energy
 
Solar Energy
AUG 26. 2014
How important is electricity to your day to day life?
20,188 responded out of 20,952 polled
Female
1%
Not Important
 
Not Important
6%
Important
 
Important
32%
Very Important
 
Very Important
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important

Male
2%
Not Important
 
Not Important
8%
Important
 
Important
31%
Very Important
 
Very Important
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important
0-14
0%
Not Important
 
Not Important
20%
Important
 
Important
0%
Very Important
 
Very Important
80%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important

15-19
3%
Not Important
 
Not Important
11%
Important
 
Important
40%
Very Important
 
Very Important
46%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important

20-24
2%
Not Important
 
Not Important
7%
Important
 
Important
32%
Very Important
 
Very Important
59%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important

25-30
1%
Not Important
 
Not Important
6%
Important
 
Important
31%
Very Important
 
Very Important
62%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important

31-34
1%
Not Important
 
Not Important
6%
Important
 
Important
33%
Very Important
 
Very Important
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important

35+
1%
Not Important
 
Not Important
8%
Important
 
Important
32%
Very Important
 
Very Important
59%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important
2%
Not Important
 
Not Important
7%
Important
 
Important
32%
Very Important
 
Very Important
60%
Highly Important
 
Highly Important
AUG 26. 2014
How much does your household spend in a month on electricity?
18,588 responded out of 20,188 polled
Female
25%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
35%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
26%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
9%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
5%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity

Male
27%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
37%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
25%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
7%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity
0-14
50%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
50%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
0%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
0%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
0%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
0%
No electricity
 
No electricity

15-19
28%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
28%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
26%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
11%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
7%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity

20-24
26%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
34%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
25%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
9%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
6%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity

25-30
27%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
37%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
24%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
7%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity

31-34
30%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
37%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
24%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
7%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity

35+
24%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
37%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
29%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
8%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity
27%
500N-2,500N
 
500N-2,500N
36%
2,500N- 5,000N
 
2,500N- 5,000N
25%
5,000N-20,000N
 
5,000N-20,000N
7%
20,000N-35,000N
 
20,000N-35,000N
3%
35,000N and above
 
35,000N and above
1%
No electricity
 
No electricity
AUG 26. 2014
How much are you willing to pay for 24 hours electricity/light supply?
17,548 responded out of 18,588 polled
Female
70%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
23%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
3%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N

Male
73%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
21%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N
0-14
50%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
50%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
0%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
0%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N

15-19
59%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
34%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
4%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N

20-24
61%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
27%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
8%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
4%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N

25-30
73%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
22%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
3%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N

31-34
73%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
22%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
3%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N

35+
75%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
20%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N
72%
less than 5,000N
 
less than 5,000N
22%
5,000N - 15,000N
 
5,000N - 15,000N
4%
15,000 - 30,000N
 
15,000 - 30,000N
2%
over 30,000N
 
over 30,000N
AUG 26. 2014
If less than 5000N how much are you willing to pay ?
12,200 responded out of 12,648 polled
Female
63%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
11%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
7%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

Male
64%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
11%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
6%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N
0-14
100%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
0%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
0%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
0%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

15-19
65%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
16%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
12%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
7%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

20-24
60%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
12%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
9%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

25-30
64%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
12%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
5%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

31-34
63%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
20%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
10%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
6%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

35+
59%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
21%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
13%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
7%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N
63%
500N - 1,500N
 
500N - 1,500N
19%
1,500N - 2,500N
 
1,500N - 2,500N
11%
2,500N - 4,000N
 
2,500N - 4,000N
6%
4,000N - 5,000N
 
4,000N - 5,000N

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