PROTECTION, CONFLICT, EMERGENCY
Cholera Outbreak in Hoima and Kyegegwa
11 questions polled on this topic
14% response rate
1,738 responded out of 12,676 polled
Mar 12. 2018
Hi U-Reporters! There is a Cholera outbreak in Hoima & Kyegegwa & neighboring districts are at risk. If you would like to know more, please send ‘YES’ TO 8500
Mar 12. 2018
Did you know that there is a cholera outbreak in your district? Kindly answer YES or NO. If YES, please tell us how you got to know about it.
Mar 12. 2018
Signs &Symptoms of cholera include excessive passing of watery stools (diarrhea), vomiting, thirst, body weakness from loss of water & reduced urination
Mar 12. 2018
Do you know how Cholera is spread? Please answer YES or No. If YES, please tell us how it is spread.
Mar 12. 2018
Cholera is spread thru faeces/vomit of some1 suffering fm Cholera, drinking & eating contaminated water & food, poor disposal of faeces, dirty hands & utensils
Mar 12. 2018
Do you know how to prevent the spread of Cholera? Please answer YES or NO? If YES, Please share with us ways in which we can prevent the spread of cholera.
Mar 12. 2018
Prevent the spread of cholera by washing hands with soap and water before preparing, serving and eating food,and after using the latrine
Mar 12. 2018
Always boil all drinking water or treat it with Chlorine (Water Guard or Aquatab). Store boiled water in a clean container (eg. jerrycan) with a cover.
Mar 12. 2018
Always defecate in a latrine,not in open spaces,u may spread germs that wil contaminate ur drinking water& spread disease. Throw children's faeces in a latrine.
Mar 12. 2018
If you suspect that someone has Cholera take him/her 2 the nearest health facility. If a person dies fm Cholera, report immediately 2 the nearest health worker.
Mar 12. 2018
Dear U-Reporter, Please share this information about Cholera and how to prevent it with family, friends and your communities!

POLL RESULTS

MAR 12. 2018
Hi U-Reporters! There is a Cholera outbreak in Hoima & Kyegegwa & neighboring districts are at risk. If you would like to know more, please send ‘YES’ TO 8500
1,738 responded out of 12,676 polled
Female
1%
No
 
No
99%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
1%
No
 
No
99%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
100%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
3%
no
 
no
97%
yes
 
yes

20-24
1%
no
 
no
99%
yes
 
yes

25-30
1%
no
 
no
99%
yes
 
yes

31-34
1%
no
 
no
99%
yes
 
yes

35+
1%
no
 
no
99%
yes
 
yes
1%
No
 
No
99%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 12. 2018
Did you know that there is a cholera outbreak in your district? Kindly answer YES or NO. If YES, please tell us how you got to know about it.
1,215 responded out of 1,719 polled
Female
76%
No
 
No
24%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
71%
No
 
No
29%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
70%
no
 
no
30%
yes
 
yes

20-24
72%
no
 
no
28%
yes
 
yes

25-30
67%
no
 
no
33%
yes
 
yes

31-34
74%
no
 
no
26%
yes
 
yes

35+
71%
no
 
no
29%
yes
 
yes
72%
No
 
No
28%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 12. 2018
Signs &Symptoms of cholera include excessive passing of watery stools (diarrhea), vomiting, thirst, body weakness from loss of water & reduced urination
349 responded out of 1,714 polled
yes
ok
can
cholera
true
district
prevent
know
radio
causes
kyegegwa
avoid
dat
hoima
people
sure
many
mubende
thanks
wat
da
got
hw
infection
now
signs
ya
control
disease
due
exactly
friends
hard
heard
information
like
long
media
much
okay
radios
refugees
spread
yet
4rm
affected
among
aware
bad
brought
MAR 12. 2018
Do you know how Cholera is spread? Please answer YES or No. If YES, please tell us how it is spread.
250 responded out of 1,714 polled
ok
yes
can
cholera
prevent
thanks
thank
prevention
wat
information
causes
hw
us
avoid
control
da
dat
one
thx
treatment
disease
district
give
got
help
kyegegwa
please
thanx
true
affected
cured
dangerous
general
going
hoima
know
kyenjojo
long
measures
noted
now
oh
okay
people
person
prevented
prevetion
protect
provent
reporters
MAR 12. 2018
Cholera is spread thru faeces/vomit of some1 suffering fm Cholera, drinking & eating contaminated water & food, poor disposal of faeces, dirty hands & utensils
647 responded out of 1,714 polled
Female
58%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
56%
No
 
No
44%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
36%
no
 
no
64%
yes
 
yes

20-24
56%
no
 
no
44%
yes
 
yes

25-30
62%
no
 
no
38%
yes
 
yes

31-34
60%
no
 
no
40%
yes
 
yes

35+
36%
no
 
no
64%
yes
 
yes
58%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 12. 2018
Do you know how to prevent the spread of Cholera? Please answer YES or NO? If YES, Please share with us ways in which we can prevent the spread of cholera.
243 responded out of 1,714 polled
ok
yes
can
thank
thanks
cholera
hw
spread
prevent
eating
okay
true
causes
people
please
prevention
thanx
thnx
thru
us
wat
water
air
contaminated
control
faeces
feaces
give
information
know
now
okey
places
poor
teach
abt
another
avoid
clean
curable
da
dat
disease
drinking
en
fresh
get
hands
help
knw
MAR 12. 2018
Prevent the spread of cholera by washing hands with soap and water before preparing, serving and eating food,and after using the latrine
378 responded out of 1,713 polled
Female
62%
No
 
No
38%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
58%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
57%
no
 
no
43%
yes
 
yes

20-24
57%
no
 
no
43%
yes
 
yes

25-30
58%
no
 
no
42%
yes
 
yes

31-34
53%
no
 
no
47%
yes
 
yes

35+
62%
no
 
no
38%
yes
 
yes
59%
No
 
No
41%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 12. 2018
Always boil all drinking water or treat it with Chlorine (Water Guard or Aquatab). Store boiled water in a clean container (eg. jerrycan) with a cover.
239 responded out of 1,713 polled
yes
ok
water
thank
eating
food
hands
thanks
can
clean
cholera
drinking
washing
wash
avoid
disposal
feaces
latrine
use
boiled
drink
eat
proper
soap
etc
prevent
toilets
using
contaminated
much
okay
okey
teach
thx
treatment
utensils
visiting
ya
also
en
faeces
hand
infected
latrines
others
person
places
safe
thax
thru
MAR 12. 2018
Always defecate in a latrine,not in open spaces,u may spread germs that wil contaminate ur drinking water& spread disease. Throw children's faeces in a latrine.
165 responded out of 1,713 polled
yes
ok
thank
thanks
cholera
okay
also
can
water
causes
clean
info
measures
well
ya
affected
bt
da
disease
fine
guard
hve
management
medicine
okey
person
show
sign
take
thanx
thax
thx
wat
yeah
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MAR 12. 2018
If you suspect that someone has Cholera take him/her 2 the nearest health facility. If a person dies fm Cholera, report immediately 2 the nearest health worker.
148 responded out of 1,711 polled
ok
yes
can
cholera
people
thank
thanks
zea
advice
da
district
families
good
okay
water
2de
affected
always
bt
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government
help
hoima
hw
kyegegwa
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lives
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risked
spread
symptoms
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MAR 12. 2018
Dear U-Reporter, Please share this information about Cholera and how to prevent it with family, friends and your communities!
159 responded out of 1,710 polled
ok
yes
can
thanks
cholera
health
work
great
hw
iwill
okay
okey
advice
advices
alright
dat
fri
hand
help
information
kale
keep
make
people
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spread
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wat
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