DISASTER & EMMERGENCIES
Floods in Freetown: Checking up on the affected Communities II
8 questions polled on this topic
87% response rate
1,335 responded out of 1,539 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?
1,335 responded out of 1,539 polled
Female
32%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
14%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
34%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
5%
Springs
 
Springs
14%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker

Male
29%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
11%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
39%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
8%
Springs
 
Springs
13%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker
0-14
0%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
0%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
0%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
0%
Springs
 
Springs
0%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker

15-19
0%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
0%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
0%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
0%
Springs
 
Springs
0%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker

20-24
78%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
0%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
0%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
0%
Springs
 
Springs
22%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker

25-30
62%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
15%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
23%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
0%
Springs
 
Springs
0%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker

31-34
50%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
0%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
0%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
0%
Springs
 
Springs
50%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker

35+
50%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
0%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
0%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
0%
Springs
 
Springs
50%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker
30%
Hand dug well
 
Hand dug well
12%
WASH consortium tanks
 
WASH consortium tanks
38%
Guma piped water
 
Guma piped water
7%
Springs
 
Springs
13%
Buy from water trucker
 
Buy from water trucker
AUG 29. 2017
Was Ur water source damaged by the recent flooding?
1,229 responded out of 1,301 polled
Female
73%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
12%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know

Male
71%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
16%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know

15-19
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know

20-24
78%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
22%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know

25-30
83%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
17%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know

31-34
50%
Yes
 
Yes
50%
No
 
No
0%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know

35+
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know
72%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
15%
Dont Know
 
Dont Know
AUG 29. 2017
What are ur concerns regarding ur water source?
761 responded out of 835 polled
Female
39%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
10%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
11%
Smelly
 
Smelly
23%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
12%
Fear it
 
Fear it
5%
No concern
 
No concern

Male
38%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
12%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
11%
Smelly
 
Smelly
20%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
14%
Fear it
 
Fear it
5%
No concern
 
No concern
0-14
0%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
0%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
0%
Smelly
 
Smelly
0%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
0%
Fear it
 
Fear it
0%
No concern
 
No concern

15-19
0%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
0%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
0%
Smelly
 
Smelly
0%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
0%
Fear it
 
Fear it
0%
No concern
 
No concern

20-24
57%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
0%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
29%
Smelly
 
Smelly
0%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
14%
Fear it
 
Fear it
0%
No concern
 
No concern

25-30
0%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
0%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
0%
Smelly
 
Smelly
25%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
75%
Fear it
 
Fear it
0%
No concern
 
No concern

31-34
100%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
0%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
0%
Smelly
 
Smelly
0%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
0%
Fear it
 
Fear it
0%
No concern
 
No concern

35+
50%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
50%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
0%
Smelly
 
Smelly
0%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
0%
Fear it
 
Fear it
0%
No concern
 
No concern
39%
Physically polluted
 
Physically polluted
11%
Discoloured
 
Discoloured
11%
Smelly
 
Smelly
21%
Tastes different
 
Tastes different
14%
Fear it
 
Fear it
6%
No concern
 
No concern
AUG 29. 2017
Are U fetching water from the damaged source?
752 responded out of 770 polled
Female
40%
Yes
 
Yes
60%
No
 
No

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

15-19
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

20-24
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No

25-30
0%
Yes
 
Yes
100%
No
 
No

31-34
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

35+
0%
Yes
 
Yes
100%
No
 
No
45%
Yes
 
Yes
55%
No
 
No
AUG 29. 2017
What are u using the water from the damaged well for?
314 responded out of 329 polled
Female
26%
Drinking
 
Drinking
24%
Cooking
 
Cooking
35%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
15%
All
 
All

Male
32%
Drinking
 
Drinking
12%
Cooking
 
Cooking
42%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
14%
All
 
All
0-14
0%
Drinking
 
Drinking
0%
Cooking
 
Cooking
0%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
0%
All
 
All

15-19
0%
Drinking
 
Drinking
0%
Cooking
 
Cooking
0%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
0%
All
 
All

20-24
33%
Drinking
 
Drinking
0%
Cooking
 
Cooking
33%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
33%
All
 
All

25-30
0%
Drinking
 
Drinking
0%
Cooking
 
Cooking
0%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
0%
All
 
All

31-34
0%
Drinking
 
Drinking
100%
Cooking
 
Cooking
0%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
0%
All
 
All

35+
0%
Drinking
 
Drinking
0%
Cooking
 
Cooking
0%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
0%
All
 
All
30%
Drinking
 
Drinking
16%
Cooking
 
Cooking
39%
Washing/Cleaning
 
Washing/Cleaning
15%
All
 
All
AUG 29. 2017
How do U treat your water before drinking?
1,011 responded out of 1,049 polled
Female
28%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
9%
Bleach
 
Bleach
18%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
27%
Boiling
 
Boiling
18%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat

Male
24%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
6%
Bleach
 
Bleach
22%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
23%
Boiling
 
Boiling
26%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat
0-14
0%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0%
Bleach
 
Bleach
0%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
0%
Boiling
 
Boiling
0%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat

15-19
0%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0%
Bleach
 
Bleach
0%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
0%
Boiling
 
Boiling
0%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat

20-24
0%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0%
Bleach
 
Bleach
11%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
44%
Boiling
 
Boiling
44%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat

25-30
50%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0%
Bleach
 
Bleach
25%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
25%
Boiling
 
Boiling
0%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat

31-34
50%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0%
Bleach
 
Bleach
0%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
0%
Boiling
 
Boiling
50%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat

35+
0%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
0%
Bleach
 
Bleach
0%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
0%
Boiling
 
Boiling
100%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat
26%
Decantation/leave to settle
 
Decantation/leave to settle
6%
Bleach
 
Bleach
20%
Aqua tab
 
Aqua tab
24%
Boiling
 
Boiling
23%
Dont treat
 
Dont treat
AUG 29. 2017
If ur water point is CLEANED and REPAIRED, would U be happy to start using it?
685 responded out of 690 polled
Female
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

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

15-19
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

20-24
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

25-30
75%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No

31-34
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

35+
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
79%
Yes
 
Yes
21%
No
 
No
AUG 29. 2017
If no, what are ur reasons?
131 responded out of 139 polled
Female
30%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
10%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
50%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
10%
Dont know
 
Dont know

Male
25%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
10%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
48%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
17%
Dont know
 
Dont know
0-14
0%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
0%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
0%
Dont know
 
Dont know

15-19
0%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
0%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
0%
Dont know
 
Dont know

20-24
0%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
0%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
0%
Dont know
 
Dont know

25-30
0%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
100%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
0%
Dont know
 
Dont know

31-34
0%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
0%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
0%
Dont know
 
Dont know

35+
0%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
0%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
0%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
0%
Dont know
 
Dont know
27%
Wont be clean enough
 
Wont be clean enough
9%
Alternative Source
 
Alternative Source
47%
Fear of dirty water from site
 
Fear of dirty water from site
15%
Dont know
 
Dont know

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