WATER AND SANITATION
Reports state that 50 million Nigerians practice open defecation. What types of latrines do people use in your community?
3 questions polled on this topic
9% response rate
138,268 responded out of 1,620,627 polled
Aug 31. 2016
What types of latrines do people use in your community?
Aug 31. 2016
What determines the choice of latrines?
Aug 31. 2016
What do you think can help people to build and use Improved latrines?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 31. 2016
What types of latrines do people use in your community?
138,268 responded out of 1,620,627 polled
Female
41%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
3%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines
15%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
40%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet

Male
53%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
4%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines
16%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
27%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
0-14
0%
pit latrines
 
pit latrines
0%
vip latrines
 
vip latrines
0%
pour flush
 
pour flush
0%
water closet
 
water closet

15-19
42%
pit latrines
 
pit latrines
5%
vip latrines
 
vip latrines
15%
pour flush
 
pour flush
39%
water closet
 
water closet

20-24
44%
pit latrines
 
pit latrines
4%
vip latrines
 
vip latrines
15%
pour flush
 
pour flush
37%
water closet
 
water closet

25-30
47%
pit latrines
 
pit latrines
3%
vip latrines
 
vip latrines
17%
pour flush
 
pour flush
34%
water closet
 
water closet

31-34
51%
pit latrines
 
pit latrines
3%
vip latrines
 
vip latrines
16%
pour flush
 
pour flush
30%
water closet
 
water closet

35+
53%
pit latrines
 
pit latrines
3%
vip latrines
 
vip latrines
13%
pour flush
 
pour flush
31%
water closet
 
water closet
48%
Pit Latrines
 
Pit Latrines
4%
Vip Latrines
 
Vip Latrines
15%
Pour flush
 
Pour flush
33%
Water Closet
 
Water Closet
AUG 31. 2016
What determines the choice of latrines?
117,746 responded out of 138,268 polled
Female
5%
Any other
 
Any other
4%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
18%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
19%
Social class
 
Social class
54%
Cost
 
Cost

Male
4%
Any other
 
Any other
6%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
16%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
21%
Social class
 
Social class
54%
Cost
 
Cost
0-14
0%
any other
 
any other
0%
availability of land
 
availability of land
0%
availability of water
 
availability of water
0%
social class
 
social class
0%
cost
 
cost

15-19
6%
any other
 
any other
8%
availability of land
 
availability of land
20%
availability of water
 
availability of water
18%
social class
 
social class
48%
cost
 
cost

20-24
5%
any other
 
any other
6%
availability of land
 
availability of land
17%
availability of water
 
availability of water
21%
social class
 
social class
52%
cost
 
cost

25-30
3%
any other
 
any other
4%
availability of land
 
availability of land
16%
availability of water
 
availability of water
20%
social class
 
social class
57%
cost
 
cost

31-34
3%
any other
 
any other
4%
availability of land
 
availability of land
15%
availability of water
 
availability of water
19%
social class
 
social class
58%
cost
 
cost

35+
3%
any other
 
any other
5%
availability of land
 
availability of land
15%
availability of water
 
availability of water
23%
social class
 
social class
54%
cost
 
cost
4%
Any other
 
Any other
5%
Availability of land
 
Availability of land
16%
Availability of water
 
Availability of water
20%
Social class
 
Social class
55%
Cost
 
Cost
AUG 31. 2016
What do you think can help people to build and use Improved latrines?
102,903 responded out of 117,746 polled
Female
11%
All of the above
 
All of the above
9%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
9%
Social class
 
Social class
45%
Wealth
 
Wealth
25%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice

Male
9%
All of the above
 
All of the above
10%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
11%
Social class
 
Social class
51%
Wealth
 
Wealth
20%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice
0-14
0%
all of the above
 
all of the above
0%
fear of arrest
 
fear of arrest
0%
social class
 
social class
0%
wealth
 
wealth
0%
personal choice
 
personal choice

15-19
10%
all of the above
 
all of the above
9%
fear of arrest
 
fear of arrest
9%
social class
 
social class
44%
wealth
 
wealth
28%
personal choice
 
personal choice

20-24
10%
all of the above
 
all of the above
9%
fear of arrest
 
fear of arrest
10%
social class
 
social class
48%
wealth
 
wealth
23%
personal choice
 
personal choice

25-30
11%
all of the above
 
all of the above
9%
fear of arrest
 
fear of arrest
10%
social class
 
social class
49%
wealth
 
wealth
21%
personal choice
 
personal choice

31-34
9%
all of the above
 
all of the above
10%
fear of arrest
 
fear of arrest
10%
social class
 
social class
50%
wealth
 
wealth
20%
personal choice
 
personal choice

35+
10%
all of the above
 
all of the above
11%
fear of arrest
 
fear of arrest
11%
social class
 
social class
48%
wealth
 
wealth
20%
personal choice
 
personal choice
10%
All of the above
 
All of the above
10%
Fear of arrest
 
Fear of arrest
10%
Social class
 
Social class
49%
Wealth
 
Wealth
22%
Personal choice
 
Personal choice

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