DISASTER & EMMERGENCIES
Floods in Freetown: Checking up on the affected Communities II
8 questions polled on this topic
78% response rate
629 responded out of 803 polled
Aug 29. 2017
Where do U get drinking water from?
Aug 29. 2017
Was Ur water source damaged by the recent flooding?
Aug 29. 2017
What are ur concerns regarding ur water source?
Aug 29. 2017
Are U fetching water from the damaged source?
Aug 29. 2017
What are u using the water from the damaged well for?
Aug 29. 2017
How do U treat your water before drinking?
Aug 29. 2017
If ur water point is CLEANED and REPAIRED, would U be happy to start using it?
Aug 29. 2017
If no, what are ur reasons?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 29. 2017
Where do U get drinking water from?
629 responded out of 803 polled
Female
14%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker
6%
Springs
 
Springs
34%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
14%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
32%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well

Male
13%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker
9%
Springs
 
Springs
38%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
11%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
29%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
0-14
0%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
0%
springs
 
springs
0%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
0%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
0%
hand dug well
 
hand dug well

15-19
0%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
0%
springs
 
springs
0%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
0%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
0%
hand dug well
 
hand dug well

20-24
25%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
0%
springs
 
springs
0%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
0%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
75%
hand dug well
 
hand dug well

25-30
0%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
0%
springs
 
springs
17%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
17%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
67%
hand dug well
 
hand dug well

31-34
50%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
0%
springs
 
springs
0%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
0%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
50%
hand dug well
 
hand dug well

35+
50%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
0%
springs
 
springs
0%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
0%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
50%
hand dug well
 
hand dug well
13%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker
7%
Springs
 
Springs
38%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
12%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
30%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
AUG 29. 2017
Was Ur water source damaged by the recent flooding?
590 responded out of 653 polled
Female
12%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know
14%
No
 
No
74%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
15%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know
13%
No
 
No
72%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

20-24
25%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no
75%
yes
 
yes

25-30
17%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no
83%
yes
 
yes

31-34
0%
dont know
 
dont know
50%
no
 
no
50%
yes
 
yes

35+
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes
14%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know
14%
No
 
No
72%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 29. 2017
What are ur concerns regarding ur water source?
369 responded out of 427 polled
Female
5%
No concern
 
No concern
12%
Fear it
 
Fear it
24%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
10%
Smelly
 
Smelly
9%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
39%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted

Male
5%
No concern
 
No concern
14%
Fear it
 
Fear it
20%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
11%
Smelly
 
Smelly
12%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
38%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
0-14
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
0%
smelly
 
smelly
0%
discoloured
 
discoloured
0%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted

15-19
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
0%
smelly
 
smelly
0%
discoloured
 
discoloured
0%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted

20-24
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
33%
smelly
 
smelly
0%
discoloured
 
discoloured
67%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted

25-30
0%
no concern
 
no concern
75%
fear it
 
fear it
25%
tastes different
 
tastes different
0%
smelly
 
smelly
0%
discoloured
 
discoloured
0%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted

31-34
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
0%
smelly
 
smelly
0%
discoloured
 
discoloured
100%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted

35+
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
0%
smelly
 
smelly
50%
discoloured
 
discoloured
50%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted
6%
No concern
 
No concern
13%
Fear it
 
Fear it
21%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
11%
Smelly
 
Smelly
11%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
39%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
AUG 29. 2017
Are U fetching water from the damaged source?
365 responded out of 381 polled
Female
60%
No
 
No
40%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
52%
No
 
No
48%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

20-24
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes

25-30
100%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

31-34
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes

35+
100%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes
56%
No
 
No
44%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 29. 2017
What are u using the water from the damaged well for?
153 responded out of 164 polled
Female
14%
All
 
All
35%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
24%
Cooking
 
Cooking
27%
Drinking
 
Drinking

Male
14%
All
 
All
41%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
12%
Cooking
 
Cooking
33%
Drinking
 
Drinking
0-14
0%
all
 
all
0%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
0%
cooking
 
cooking
0%
drinking
 
drinking

15-19
0%
all
 
all
0%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
0%
cooking
 
cooking
0%
drinking
 
drinking

20-24
33%
all
 
all
33%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
0%
cooking
 
cooking
33%
drinking
 
drinking

25-30
0%
all
 
all
0%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
0%
cooking
 
cooking
0%
drinking
 
drinking

31-34
0%
all
 
all
0%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
100%
cooking
 
cooking
0%
drinking
 
drinking

35+
0%
all
 
all
0%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
0%
cooking
 
cooking
0%
drinking
 
drinking
14%
All
 
All
39%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
16%
Cooking
 
Cooking
31%
Drinking
 
Drinking
AUG 29. 2017
How do U treat your water before drinking?
489 responded out of 526 polled
Female
18%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat
28%
Boiling
 
Boiling
18%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
9%
Bleach
 
Bleach
28%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle

Male
25%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat
23%
Boiling
 
Boiling
22%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
5%
Bleach
 
Bleach
24%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0-14
0%
dont treat
 
dont treat
0%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
bleach
 
bleach
0%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle

15-19
0%
dont treat
 
dont treat
0%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
bleach
 
bleach
0%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle

20-24
50%
dont treat
 
dont treat
50%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
bleach
 
bleach
0%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle

25-30
0%
dont treat
 
dont treat
25%
boiling
 
boiling
25%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
bleach
 
bleach
50%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle

31-34
50%
dont treat
 
dont treat
0%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
bleach
 
bleach
50%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle

35+
100%
dont treat
 
dont treat
0%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
bleach
 
bleach
0%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle
23%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat
25%
Boiling
 
Boiling
20%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
6%
Bleach
 
Bleach
26%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
AUG 29. 2017
If ur water point is CLEANED and REPAIRED, would U be happy to start using it?
334 responded out of 339 polled
Female
19%
No
 
No
81%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
22%
No
 
No
78%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

20-24
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes

25-30
25%
no
 
no
75%
yes
 
yes

31-34
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes

35+
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes
21%
No
 
No
79%
Yes
 
Yes
AUG 29. 2017
If no, what are ur reasons?
65 responded out of 71 polled
Female
10%
Dont know
 
Dont know
50%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
10%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
30%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough

Male
17%
Dont know
 
Dont know
49%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
10%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
24%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0-14
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough

15-19
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough

20-24
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough

25-30
0%
dont know
 
dont know
100%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough

31-34
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough

35+
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough
15%
Dont know
 
Dont know
48%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
9%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
26%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough

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