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Hi U-Reporter! We all struggle with planning for our finances, we'd like 2 hear how YOU deal with it. Do u worry about your money situation?
6 questions polled on this topic
5% response rate
13,265 responded out of 279,368 polled
Mar 9. 2016
Hi U-Reporter! We all struggle with planning for our finances, we'd like 2 hear how YOU deal with it. Do u worry about your money situation? YES or NO
Mar 9. 2016
Most people worry about money from time 2 time. What unexpected cost worries you the most? Remember: All SMS are anonymous & free of charge!
Mar 9. 2016
If the unexpected happened and u had to raise money: How much UGX do u think u would be able to raise in total? A)10K-50K, B) 50K-100K, C) 100K-250K D) More
Mar 9. 2016
From where would you be able to raise the money to pay for any unexpected costs? A) Savings B) Family C) Friends D) Money lender E) Other
Mar 9. 2016
Final question on money this week: What's your current occupation status? 1) student 2) employed 3) unemployed 4) self employed 5) other
Mar 9. 2016
Thank u! U-Report has contact with companies that can provide u with financial services, wud u be interested to know more info? please reply with YES or NO

POLL RESULTS

MAR 9. 2016
Hi U-Reporter! We all struggle with planning for our finances, we'd like 2 hear how YOU deal with it. Do u worry about your money situation? YES or NO
13,265 responded out of 279,368 polled
Female
11%
No
 
No
89%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
12%
No
 
No
88%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
13%
no
 
no
87%
yes
 
yes

15-19
15%
no
 
no
85%
yes
 
yes

20-24
13%
no
 
no
87%
yes
 
yes

25-30
12%
no
 
no
88%
yes
 
yes

31-34
10%
no
 
no
90%
yes
 
yes

35+
10%
no
 
no
90%
yes
 
yes
12%
No
 
No
88%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 9. 2016
Most people worry about money from time 2 time. What unexpected cost worries you the most? Remember: All SMS are anonymous & free of charge!
2,006 responded out of 13,820 polled
Female
2%
Famliy
 
Famliy
37%
Education
 
Education
2%
Loan
 
Loan
1%
Accident
 
Accident
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
6%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Emergency
 
Emergency
15%
Housing
 
Housing
8%
Food
 
Food
27%
Health
 
Health

Male
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy
33%
Education
 
Education
6%
Loan
 
Loan
2%
Accident
 
Accident
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
5%
Transport
 
Transport
3%
Emergency
 
Emergency
16%
Housing
 
Housing
7%
Food
 
Food
25%
Health
 
Health
0-14
0%
famliy
 
famliy
50%
education
 
education
0%
loan
 
loan
0%
accident
 
accident
0%
celebration
 
celebration
0%
transport
 
transport
0%
emergency
 
emergency
0%
housing
 
housing
50%
food
 
food
0%
health
 
health

15-19
1%
famliy
 
famliy
55%
education
 
education
3%
loan
 
loan
0%
accident
 
accident
1%
celebration
 
celebration
1%
transport
 
transport
3%
emergency
 
emergency
7%
housing
 
housing
6%
food
 
food
21%
health
 
health

20-24
3%
famliy
 
famliy
32%
education
 
education
4%
loan
 
loan
2%
accident
 
accident
1%
celebration
 
celebration
9%
transport
 
transport
2%
emergency
 
emergency
17%
housing
 
housing
9%
food
 
food
21%
health
 
health

25-30
3%
famliy
 
famliy
32%
education
 
education
3%
loan
 
loan
2%
accident
 
accident
1%
celebration
 
celebration
4%
transport
 
transport
1%
emergency
 
emergency
16%
housing
 
housing
7%
food
 
food
30%
health
 
health

31-34
6%
famliy
 
famliy
38%
education
 
education
5%
loan
 
loan
1%
accident
 
accident
2%
celebration
 
celebration
5%
transport
 
transport
2%
emergency
 
emergency
14%
housing
 
housing
10%
food
 
food
19%
health
 
health

35+
3%
famliy
 
famliy
35%
education
 
education
8%
loan
 
loan
2%
accident
 
accident
2%
celebration
 
celebration
2%
transport
 
transport
1%
emergency
 
emergency
14%
housing
 
housing
8%
food
 
food
26%
health
 
health
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy
34%
Education
 
Education
5%
Loan
 
Loan
2%
Accident
 
Accident
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
5%
Transport
 
Transport
2%
Emergency
 
Emergency
16%
Housing
 
Housing
8%
Food
 
Food
25%
Health
 
Health
MAR 9. 2016
If the unexpected happened and u had to raise money: How much UGX do u think u would be able to raise in total? A)10K-50K, B) 50K-100K, C) 100K-250K D) More
3,218 responded out of 4,368 polled
Female
14%
more
 
more
12%
100-250K
 
100-250K
22%
20-100K
 
20-100K
52%
10-20K
 
10-20K

Male
15%
more
 
more
17%
100-250K
 
100-250K
23%
20-100K
 
20-100K
45%
10-20K
 
10-20K
0-14
29%
more
 
more
0%
100-250k
 
100-250k
0%
20-100k
 
20-100k
71%
10-20k
 
10-20k

15-19
10%
more
 
more
16%
100-250k
 
100-250k
25%
20-100k
 
20-100k
50%
10-20k
 
10-20k

20-24
13%
more
 
more
14%
100-250k
 
100-250k
22%
20-100k
 
20-100k
50%
10-20k
 
10-20k

25-30
14%
more
 
more
16%
100-250k
 
100-250k
24%
20-100k
 
20-100k
46%
10-20k
 
10-20k

31-34
16%
more
 
more
15%
100-250k
 
100-250k
24%
20-100k
 
20-100k
45%
10-20k
 
10-20k

35+
22%
more
 
more
19%
100-250k
 
100-250k
25%
20-100k
 
20-100k
35%
10-20k
 
10-20k
15%
more
 
more
16%
100-250K
 
100-250K
23%
20-100K
 
20-100K
47%
10-20K
 
10-20K
MAR 9. 2016
From where would you be able to raise the money to pay for any unexpected costs? A) Savings B) Family C) Friends D) Money lender E) Other
3,535 responded out of 5,455 polled
Female
13%
Money lender
 
Money lender
7%
Friend
 
Friend
21%
Family
 
Family
59%
Savings
 
Savings

Male
15%
Money lender
 
Money lender
8%
Friend
 
Friend
19%
Family
 
Family
58%
Savings
 
Savings
0-14
22%
money lender
 
money lender
22%
friend
 
friend
22%
family
 
family
33%
savings
 
savings

15-19
12%
money lender
 
money lender
8%
friend
 
friend
23%
family
 
family
57%
savings
 
savings

20-24
10%
money lender
 
money lender
8%
friend
 
friend
24%
family
 
family
59%
savings
 
savings

25-30
15%
money lender
 
money lender
6%
friend
 
friend
17%
family
 
family
61%
savings
 
savings

31-34
19%
money lender
 
money lender
9%
friend
 
friend
14%
family
 
family
58%
savings
 
savings

35+
24%
money lender
 
money lender
10%
friend
 
friend
15%
family
 
family
52%
savings
 
savings
15%
Money lender
 
Money lender
8%
Friend
 
Friend
19%
Family
 
Family
58%
Savings
 
Savings
MAR 9. 2016
Final question on money this week: What's your current occupation status? 1) student 2) employed 3) unemployed 4) self employed 5) other
2,966 responded out of 3,748 polled
Female
18%
Self employed
 
Self employed
22%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
31%
Employed
 
Employed
30%
Student
 
Student

Male
24%
Self employed
 
Self employed
20%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
27%
Employed
 
Employed
29%
Student
 
Student
0-14
33%
self employed
 
self employed
17%
unemployed
 
unemployed
50%
employed
 
employed
0%
student
 
student

15-19
7%
self employed
 
self employed
11%
unemployed
 
unemployed
15%
employed
 
employed
67%
student
 
student

20-24
15%
self employed
 
self employed
18%
unemployed
 
unemployed
15%
employed
 
employed
52%
student
 
student

25-30
28%
self employed
 
self employed
26%
unemployed
 
unemployed
33%
employed
 
employed
14%
student
 
student

31-34
36%
self employed
 
self employed
21%
unemployed
 
unemployed
40%
employed
 
employed
3%
student
 
student

35+
27%
self employed
 
self employed
12%
unemployed
 
unemployed
57%
employed
 
employed
4%
student
 
student
22%
Self employed
 
Self employed
21%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
28%
Employed
 
Employed
29%
Student
 
Student
MAR 9. 2016
Thank u! U-Report has contact with companies that can provide u with financial services, wud u be interested to know more info? please reply with YES or NO
2,976 responded out of 3,503 polled
Female
2%
No
 
No
98%
Yes
 
Yes

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

15-19
1%
no
 
no
99%
yes
 
yes

20-24
1%
no
 
no
99%
yes
 
yes

25-30
2%
no
 
no
98%
yes
 
yes

31-34
3%
no
 
no
97%
yes
 
yes

35+
2%
no
 
no
98%
yes
 
yes
2%
No
 
No
98%
Yes
 
Yes

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