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
26%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
3%
Public tap
 
Public tap
26%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
7%
Well
 
Well
1%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
31%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
6%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water

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

15-19
32%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
4%
Public tap
 
Public tap
26%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
11%
Well
 
Well
4%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
17%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
6%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water

20-24
22%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
4%
Public tap
 
Public tap
25%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
8%
Well
 
Well
2%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
33%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
6%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water

25-30
20%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
4%
Public tap
 
Public tap
27%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
8%
Well
 
Well
2%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
37%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
3%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water

31-34
21%
Tap Water
 
Tap Water
2%
Public tap
 
Public tap
30%
Bore hole
 
Bore hole
11%
Well
 
Well
2%
River, lake, lagoon
 
River, lake, lagoon
31%
Pure water (sachets)
 
Pure water (sachets)
4%
Bottled water
 
Bottled water

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

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

15-19
52%
Safe
 
Safe
10%
Not safe
 
Not safe
38%
Not sure
 
Not sure

20-24
47%
Safe
 
Safe
11%
Not safe
 
Not safe
42%
Not sure
 
Not sure

25-30
40%
Safe
 
Safe
15%
Not safe
 
Not safe
45%
Not sure
 
Not sure

31-34
44%
Safe
 
Safe
12%
Not safe
 
Not safe
45%
Not sure
 
Not sure

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

Male
9%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
27%
Boiling
 
Boiling
9%
Filtration
 
Filtration
14%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
39%
None
 
None
0-14
0%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
42%
Boiling
 
Boiling
8%
Filtration
 
Filtration
0%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
0%
Other type
 
Other type
50%
None
 
None

15-19
11%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
29%
Boiling
 
Boiling
9%
Filtration
 
Filtration
16%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
33%
None
 
None

20-24
7%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
27%
Boiling
 
Boiling
8%
Filtration
 
Filtration
13%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
43%
None
 
None

25-30
6%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
29%
Boiling
 
Boiling
8%
Filtration
 
Filtration
14%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
41%
None
 
None

31-34
7%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
28%
Boiling
 
Boiling
9%
Filtration
 
Filtration
17%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
38%
None
 
None

35+
12%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
28%
Boiling
 
Boiling
10%
Filtration
 
Filtration
16%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
34%
None
 
None
8%
Chlorine
 
Chlorine
29%
Boiling
 
Boiling
9%
Filtration
 
Filtration
15%
Waterguard
 
Waterguard
2%
Other type
 
Other type
38%
None
 
None
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
4%
Yes
 
Yes
88%
No
 
No
7%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know

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

15-19
6%
Yes
 
Yes
82%
No
 
No
12%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know

20-24
5%
Yes
 
Yes
85%
No
 
No
11%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know

25-30
5%
Yes
 
Yes
85%
No
 
No
11%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know

31-34
6%
Yes
 
Yes
84%
No
 
No
10%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know

35+
5%
Yes
 
Yes
90%
No
 
No
6%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know
5%
Yes
 
Yes
85%
No
 
No
10%
Don't Know
 
Don't Know

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