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

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

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

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

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

35+
0%
guma piped water
 
guma piped water
0%
springs
 
springs
0%
wash consortium tanks
 
wash consortium tanks
50%
buy from water trucker
 
buy from water trucker
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%
yes
 
yes
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no

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

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

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

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

35+
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
no
 
no
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%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
0%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
smelly
 
smelly
0%
discoloured
 
discoloured

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

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

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

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

35+
0%
fear it
 
fear it
0%
tastes different
 
tastes different
50%
physically polluted
 
physically polluted
0%
no concern
 
no concern
0%
smelly
 
smelly
50%
discoloured
 
discoloured
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%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

15-19
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

20-24
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
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
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%
drinking
 
drinking
0%
cooking
 
cooking

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

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

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

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

35+
0%
all
 
all
0%
washing/cleaning
 
washing/cleaning
0%
drinking
 
drinking
0%
cooking
 
cooking
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%
boiling
 
boiling
0%
dont treat
 
dont treat
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle
0%
bleach
 
bleach

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

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

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

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

35+
0%
boiling
 
boiling
100%
dont treat
 
dont treat
0%
aqua tab
 
aqua tab
0%
decantation/leave to settle
 
decantation/leave to settle
0%
bleach
 
bleach
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%
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
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%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source

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

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

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

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

35+
0%
fear of dirty water from site
 
fear of dirty water from site
0%
dont know
 
dont know
0%
wont be clean enough
 
wont be clean enough
0%
alternative source
 
alternative source
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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