WATER AND SANITATION
Where do you collect the water you drink? a)Tap water from Water Board; b)Public tap c)Bore hole d)Well e)River, lake, lagoon f)pure water (sachets) g)bottled water
4 questions polled on this topic
30% response rate
18,388 responded out of 61,762 polled
Sep 24. 2014
Where do you collect the water you drink?
Sep 24. 2014
How safe is the water you drink?
Sep 24. 2014
What do you do to ensure your drinking water is safe?
Sep 24. 2014
Did anyone from your family have diarrhoea in the past one week after drinking water ?

POLL RESULTS

SEP 24. 2014
Where do you collect the water you drink?
18,388 responded out of 61,762 polled
Female
6%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water
31%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
1%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
7%
Well
 
Well
26%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
3%
Public tap
 
Public tap
26%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water

Male
4%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water
29%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
2%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
10%
Well
 
Well
30%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
4%
Public tap
 
Public tap
20%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
0-14
8%
bottled water
 
bottled water
15%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
0%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
0%
well
 
well
31%
bore hole
 
bore hole
8%
public tap
 
public tap
38%
tap water
 
tap water

15-19
6%
bottled water
 
bottled water
17%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
4%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
11%
well
 
well
26%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
32%
tap water
 
tap water

20-24
6%
bottled water
 
bottled water
33%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
2%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
8%
well
 
well
25%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
22%
tap water
 
tap water

25-30
3%
bottled water
 
bottled water
37%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
2%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
8%
well
 
well
27%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
20%
tap water
 
tap water

31-34
4%
bottled water
 
bottled water
31%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
2%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
11%
well
 
well
30%
bore hole
 
bore hole
2%
public tap
 
public tap
21%
tap water
 
tap water

35+
5%
bottled water
 
bottled water
18%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
1%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
11%
well
 
well
36%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
25%
tap water
 
tap water
4%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water
30%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
2%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
9%
Well
 
Well
29%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
4%
Public tap
 
Public tap
22%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
SEP 24. 2014
How safe is the water you drink?
16,753 responded out of 18,388 polled
Female
40%
Not sure
 
Not sure
14%
Not safe
 
Not safe
46%
Safe
 
Safe

Male
41%
Not sure
 
Not sure
13%
Not safe
 
Not safe
46%
Safe
 
Safe
0-14
17%
not sure
 
not sure
17%
not safe
 
not safe
67%
safe
 
safe

15-19
38%
not sure
 
not sure
10%
not safe
 
not safe
52%
safe
 
safe

20-24
42%
not sure
 
not sure
11%
not safe
 
not safe
47%
safe
 
safe

25-30
45%
not sure
 
not sure
15%
not safe
 
not safe
40%
safe
 
safe

31-34
45%
not sure
 
not sure
12%
not safe
 
not safe
44%
safe
 
safe

35+
34%
not sure
 
not sure
14%
not safe
 
not safe
52%
safe
 
safe
41%
Not sure
 
Not sure
14%
Not safe
 
Not safe
45%
Safe
 
Safe
SEP 24. 2014
What do you do to ensure your drinking water is safe?
14,811 responded out of 16,753 polled
Female
37%
None
 
None
1%
Other type
 
Other type
15%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
8%
Filtration
 
Filtration
32%
Boiling
 
Boiling
7%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine

Male
39%
None
 
None
2%
Other type
 
Other type
14%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
9%
Filtration
 
Filtration
27%
Boiling
 
Boiling
9%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
0-14
50%
none
 
none
0%
other type
 
other type
0%
waterguard
 
waterguard
8%
filtration
 
filtration
42%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
chlorine
 
chlorine

15-19
33%
none
 
none
2%
other type
 
other type
16%
waterguard
 
waterguard
9%
filtration
 
filtration
29%
boiling
 
boiling
11%
chlorine
 
chlorine

20-24
43%
none
 
none
2%
other type
 
other type
13%
waterguard
 
waterguard
8%
filtration
 
filtration
27%
boiling
 
boiling
7%
chlorine
 
chlorine

25-30
41%
none
 
none
2%
other type
 
other type
14%
waterguard
 
waterguard
8%
filtration
 
filtration
29%
boiling
 
boiling
6%
chlorine
 
chlorine

31-34
38%
none
 
none
2%
other type
 
other type
17%
waterguard
 
waterguard
9%
filtration
 
filtration
28%
boiling
 
boiling
7%
chlorine
 
chlorine

35+
34%
none
 
none
2%
other type
 
other type
16%
waterguard
 
waterguard
10%
filtration
 
filtration
28%
boiling
 
boiling
12%
chlorine
 
chlorine
38%
None
 
None
2%
Other type
 
Other type
15%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
9%
Filtration
 
Filtration
29%
Boiling
 
Boiling
8%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
SEP 24. 2014
Did anyone from your family have diarrhoea in the past one week after drinking water ?
13,982 responded out of 14,811 polled
Female
7%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know
88%
No
 
No
4%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
11%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know
84%
No
 
No
6%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
don't know
 
don't know
83%
no
 
no
17%
yes
 
yes

15-19
12%
don't know
 
don't know
82%
no
 
no
6%
yes
 
yes

20-24
11%
don't know
 
don't know
85%
no
 
no
5%
yes
 
yes

25-30
11%
don't know
 
don't know
85%
no
 
no
5%
yes
 
yes

31-34
10%
don't know
 
don't know
84%
no
 
no
6%
yes
 
yes

35+
6%
don't know
 
don't know
90%
no
 
no
5%
yes
 
yes
10%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know
85%
No
 
No
5%
Yes
 
Yes

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