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
38%
tap water
 
tap water
31%
bore hole
 
bore hole
8%
public tap
 
public tap
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
26%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
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
25%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
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
27%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
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
30%
bore hole
 
bore hole
2%
public tap
 
public tap
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
36%
bore hole
 
bore hole
4%
public tap
 
public tap
11%
well
 
well
1%
river, lake, lagoon
 
river, lake, lagoon
18%
pure water (sachets)
 
pure water (sachets)
5%
bottled water
 
bottled 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
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
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
8%
filtration
 
filtration
42%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
waterguard
 
waterguard
50%
none
 
none
0%
other type
 
other type
0%
chlorine
 
chlorine

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

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

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

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

35+
10%
filtration
 
filtration
28%
boiling
 
boiling
16%
waterguard
 
waterguard
34%
none
 
none
2%
other type
 
other type
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
17%
yes
 
yes
0%
don't know
 
don't know
83%
no
 
no

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

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

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

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

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

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