WASH
Introduction of prepaid water meters
7 questions polled on this topic
64% response rate
2,675 responded out of 4,203 polled
Aug 18. 2015
Dear UReporter are you aware of the prepaid water meters issue?
Aug 18. 2015
Do you think you have enough information about prepaid water meters?
Aug 18. 2015
Do you support the prepaid water meters initiative?
Aug 18. 2015
What do you think are the advantages of prepaid water meters?
Aug 18. 2015
What are your fears on installing prepaid water meters
Aug 18. 2015
How would you prefer to access prepaid water meter tokens?
Aug 18. 2015
Other options to access prepaid water meter tokens

POLL RESULTS

AUG 18. 2015
Dear UReporter are you aware of the prepaid water meters issue?
2,675 responded out of 4,203 polled
Female
49%
Yes
 
Yes
51%
No
 
No

Male
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
100%
No
 
No

15-19
49%
Yes
 
Yes
51%
No
 
No

20-24
47%
Yes
 
Yes
53%
No
 
No

25-30
54%
Yes
 
Yes
46%
No
 
No

31-34
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

35+
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
51%
Yes
 
Yes
49%
No
 
No
AUG 18. 2015
Do you think you have enough information about prepaid water meters?
1,345 responded out of 1,373 polled
Female
27%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No

Male
34%
Yes
 
Yes
66%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
36%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No

20-24
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

25-30
22%
Yes
 
Yes
78%
No
 
No

31-34
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

35+
19%
Yes
 
Yes
81%
No
 
No
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No
AUG 18. 2015
Do you support the prepaid water meters initiative?
1,294 responded out of 1,323 polled
Female
59%
Yes
 
Yes
41%
No
 
No

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

15-19
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

20-24
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No

25-30
36%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No

31-34
70%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No

35+
48%
Yes
 
Yes
52%
No
 
No
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No
AUG 18. 2015
What do you think are the advantages of prepaid water meters?
608 responded out of 660 polled
water
will
people
use
pay
money
bills
can
council
paying
save
used
wil
get
amount
yes
helps
since
usage
able
city
debts
revenue
saves
wisely
also
cheap
one
pple
prepaid
supply
time
using
wastage
avoid
buy
charges
clean
know
learn
meters
think
us
conserve
credits
easy
good
less
reduces
safe
AUG 18. 2015
What are your fears on installing prepaid water meters
474 responded out of 530 polled
water
will
people
money
pay
diseases
afford
can
able
prepaid
cholera
dont
many
outbreak
use
may
due
fear
like
right
access
meters
might
poor
bills
lack
basic
clean
buy
everyone
disease
get
supply
pple
areas
cant
economy
enough
fail
free
high
lead
nt
wont
cause
charges
fears
health
life
outbreaks
AUG 18. 2015
How would you prefer to access prepaid water meter tokens?
1,052 responded out of 1,071 polled
Female
37%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
30%
Shops
 
Shops
23%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
9%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources

Male
22%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
39%
Shops
 
Shops
28%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
10%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources
0-14
0%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
0%
Shops
 
Shops
0%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
0%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources

15-19
37%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
31%
Shops
 
Shops
24%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
8%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources

20-24
19%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
47%
Shops
 
Shops
27%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
6%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources

25-30
14%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
42%
Shops
 
Shops
27%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
17%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources

31-34
24%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
41%
Shops
 
Shops
29%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
6%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources

35+
21%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
26%
Shops
 
Shops
44%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
10%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources
28%
Council Offices
 
Council Offices
36%
Shops
 
Shops
26%
Mobile Money
 
Mobile Money
10%
Other Sources
 
Other Sources
AUG 18. 2015
Other options to access prepaid water meter tokens
100 responded out of 103 polled
money
water
mobile
everywhere
shops
tokens
mentioned
prepaid
available
buy
closed
council
dont
good
idea
like
means
meters
none
prefer
save
support
use
want
will
00000000
0thers
accessible
agents
airtime
airtyme
also
answered
anytime
banks
can
capacity
case
channelled
city
collection
combination
conviniencebt
currently
doesn
drinking
easy
effective
electricity
ere

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