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
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
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
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
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
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
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
0-14
0%
none
 
none
0%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
0%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
100%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
0%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours

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

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

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

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

35+
18%
none
 
none
21%
1-2 hours
 
1-2 hours
10%
6-8 hours
 
6-8 hours
28%
2-4 hours
 
2-4 hours
24%
4-6 hours
 
4-6 hours
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
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
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
0-14
0%
solar energy
 
solar energy
20%
none
 
none
60%
generator
 
generator
0%
candles
 
candles
20%
kerosene
 
kerosene
0%
inverter
 
inverter

15-19
3%
solar energy
 
solar energy
10%
none
 
none
65%
generator
 
generator
7%
candles
 
candles
11%
kerosene
 
kerosene
4%
inverter
 
inverter

20-24
1%
solar energy
 
solar energy
13%
none
 
none
67%
generator
 
generator
6%
candles
 
candles
10%
kerosene
 
kerosene
2%
inverter
 
inverter

25-30
1%
solar energy
 
solar energy
12%
none
 
none
67%
generator
 
generator
5%
candles
 
candles
13%
kerosene
 
kerosene
2%
inverter
 
inverter

31-34
1%
solar energy
 
solar energy
10%
none
 
none
70%
generator
 
generator
5%
candles
 
candles
12%
kerosene
 
kerosene
1%
inverter
 
inverter

35+
1%
solar energy
 
solar energy
8%
none
 
none
78%
generator
 
generator
3%
candles
 
candles
9%
kerosene
 
kerosene
2%
inverter
 
inverter
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
0-14
0%
very important
 
very important
80%
highly important
 
highly important
0%
not important
 
not important
20%
important
 
important

15-19
40%
very important
 
very important
46%
highly important
 
highly important
3%
not important
 
not important
11%
important
 
important

20-24
32%
very important
 
very important
59%
highly important
 
highly important
2%
not important
 
not important
7%
important
 
important

25-30
31%
very important
 
very important
62%
highly important
 
highly important
1%
not important
 
not important
6%
important
 
important

31-34
33%
very important
 
very important
60%
highly important
 
highly important
1%
not important
 
not important
6%
important
 
important

35+
32%
very important
 
very important
59%
highly important
 
highly important
1%
not important
 
not important
8%
important
 
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
0-14
0%
35,000n and above
 
35,000n and above
50%
500n-2,500n
 
500n-2,500n
0%
5,000n-20,000n
 
5,000n-20,000n
0%
20,000n-35,000n
 
20,000n-35,000n
50%
2,500n- 5,000n
 
2,500n- 5,000n
0%
no electricity
 
no electricity

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

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

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

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

35+
3%
35,000n and above
 
35,000n and above
24%
500n-2,500n
 
500n-2,500n
29%
5,000n-20,000n
 
5,000n-20,000n
8%
20,000n-35,000n
 
20,000n-35,000n
37%
2,500n- 5,000n
 
2,500n- 5,000n
1%
no electricity
 
no electricity
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
0-14
50%
5,000n - 15,000n
 
5,000n - 15,000n
50%
less than 5,000n
 
less than 5,000n
0%
over 30,000n
 
over 30,000n
0%
15,000 - 30,000n
 
15,000 - 30,000n

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

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

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

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

35+
20%
5,000n - 15,000n
 
5,000n - 15,000n
75%
less than 5,000n
 
less than 5,000n
2%
over 30,000n
 
over 30,000n
4%
15,000 - 30,000n
 
15,000 - 30,000n
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
0-14
0%
1,500n - 2,500n
 
1,500n - 2,500n
0%
2,500n - 4,000n
 
2,500n - 4,000n
100%
500n - 1,500n
 
500n - 1,500n
0%
4,000n - 5,000n
 
4,000n - 5,000n

15-19
16%
1,500n - 2,500n
 
1,500n - 2,500n
13%
2,500n - 4,000n
 
2,500n - 4,000n
65%
500n - 1,500n
 
500n - 1,500n
7%
4,000n - 5,000n
 
4,000n - 5,000n

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

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

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

35+
21%
1,500n - 2,500n
 
1,500n - 2,500n
13%
2,500n - 4,000n
 
2,500n - 4,000n
59%
500n - 1,500n
 
500n - 1,500n
7%
4,000n - 5,000n
 
4,000n - 5,000n
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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