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
33% response rate
410 responded out of 1,227 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?
410 responded out of 1,227 polled
Female
24%
No
 
No
76%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
0%
No
 
No
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
20%
no
 
no
80%
yes
 
yes

20-24
25%
no
 
no
75%
yes
 
yes

25-30
27%
no
 
no
73%
yes
 
yes

31-34
25%
no
 
no
75%
yes
 
yes

35+
24%
no
 
no
76%
yes
 
yes
24%
No
 
No
76%
Yes
 
Yes
JUL 20. 2015
Do you find Sanitary pads expensive to purchase every month?
391 responded out of 410 polled
Female
45%
No
 
No
55%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
0%
No
 
No
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
24%
no
 
no
76%
yes
 
yes

20-24
49%
no
 
no
51%
yes
 
yes

25-30
49%
no
 
no
51%
yes
 
yes

31-34
56%
no
 
no
44%
yes
 
yes

35+
54%
no
 
no
46%
yes
 
yes
45%
No
 
No
55%
Yes
 
Yes
JUL 20. 2015
What would be the IDEAL or PERFECT cost of Sanitary pads for every girl and woman in Sierra Leone?
358 responded out of 391 polled
000
5000
le
thousand
leones
3000
2000
five
cost
le5000
leone
1000
6000
know
le2000
le3000
10
4000
dont
le5
500
00
2500
le3
pads
think
two
10000
afford
le2
least
like
one
price
will
000le
5ooo
7000
amount
depends
don
every
free
le4000
le7
list
pack
packet
per
ten

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