SANITATION
Not every girl in Sierra Leone can afford a sanitary pad, so we've asked our GIRL u-reporters what they IDEALLY think should be the cost of pads.
3 questions polled on this topic
50% response rate
820 responded out of 1,643 polled
Jul 20. 2015
Girls, do you use sanitary pads like Maxi or Always every month?
Jul 20. 2015
Do you find Sanitary pads expensive to purchase every month?
Jul 20. 2015
What would be the IDEAL or PERFECT cost of Sanitary pads for every girl and woman in Sierra Leone?

POLL RESULTS

JUL 20. 2015
Girls, do you use sanitary pads like Maxi or Always every month?
820 responded out of 1,643 polled
Female
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No

Male
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No

20-24
75%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No

25-30
73%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No

31-34
75%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No

35+
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
JUL 20. 2015
Do you find Sanitary pads expensive to purchase every month?
782 responded out of 802 polled
Female
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No

Male
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No

20-24
51%
Yes
 
Yes
49%
No
 
No

25-30
51%
Yes
 
Yes
49%
No
 
No

31-34
44%
Yes
 
Yes
56%
No
 
No

35+
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No
JUL 20. 2015
What would be the IDEAL or PERFECT cost of Sanitary pads for every girl and woman in Sierra Leone?
716 responded out of 749 polled
00
000
5000
07
le
thousand
leones
3000
2000
20t15
five
cost
6000
1000
20t16
10
2015
leone
4000
know
dont
le5000
36
le3000
le5
38
2500
35
le2000
le3
pads
two
34
500
10000
37
le2
think
03
24
7000
04
31
41
43
45
5ooo
afford
depends
free

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