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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
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No

Male
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No
0-14
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

15-19
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

20-24
87%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No

25-30
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No

31-34
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

35+
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
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!
2,006 responded out of 13,820 polled
Female
36%
Education
 
Education
27%
Health
 
Health
8%
Food
 
Food
15%
Housing
 
Housing
1%
Emergency
 
Emergency
6%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
1%
Accident
 
Accident
2%
Loan
 
Loan
2%
Famliy
 
Famliy

Male
33%
Education
 
Education
25%
Health
 
Health
7%
Food
 
Food
16%
Housing
 
Housing
3%
Emergency
 
Emergency
5%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
2%
Accident
 
Accident
6%
Loan
 
Loan
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy
0-14
50%
Education
 
Education
0%
Health
 
Health
50%
Food
 
Food
0%
Housing
 
Housing
0%
Emergency
 
Emergency
0%
Transport
 
Transport
0%
Celebration
 
Celebration
0%
Accident
 
Accident
0%
Loan
 
Loan
0%
Famliy
 
Famliy

15-19
57%
Education
 
Education
20%
Health
 
Health
6%
Food
 
Food
7%
Housing
 
Housing
3%
Emergency
 
Emergency
1%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
0%
Accident
 
Accident
3%
Loan
 
Loan
1%
Famliy
 
Famliy

20-24
33%
Education
 
Education
21%
Health
 
Health
9%
Food
 
Food
17%
Housing
 
Housing
2%
Emergency
 
Emergency
9%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
2%
Accident
 
Accident
4%
Loan
 
Loan
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy

25-30
31%
Education
 
Education
30%
Health
 
Health
7%
Food
 
Food
17%
Housing
 
Housing
1%
Emergency
 
Emergency
3%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
2%
Accident
 
Accident
4%
Loan
 
Loan
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy

31-34
38%
Education
 
Education
19%
Health
 
Health
10%
Food
 
Food
14%
Housing
 
Housing
2%
Emergency
 
Emergency
5%
Transport
 
Transport
2%
Celebration
 
Celebration
1%
Accident
 
Accident
5%
Loan
 
Loan
5%
Famliy
 
Famliy

35+
34%
Education
 
Education
27%
Health
 
Health
8%
Food
 
Food
14%
Housing
 
Housing
2%
Emergency
 
Emergency
2%
Transport
 
Transport
2%
Celebration
 
Celebration
2%
Accident
 
Accident
7%
Loan
 
Loan
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy
34%
Education
 
Education
25%
Health
 
Health
8%
Food
 
Food
16%
Housing
 
Housing
2%
Emergency
 
Emergency
5%
Transport
 
Transport
1%
Celebration
 
Celebration
2%
Accident
 
Accident
5%
Loan
 
Loan
3%
Famliy
 
Famliy
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
52%
10-20K
 
10-20K
22%
20-100K
 
20-100K
12%
100-250K
 
100-250K
14%
more
 
more

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

15-19
50%
10-20K
 
10-20K
25%
20-100K
 
20-100K
15%
100-250K
 
100-250K
10%
more
 
more

20-24
50%
10-20K
 
10-20K
22%
20-100K
 
20-100K
14%
100-250K
 
100-250K
14%
more
 
more

25-30
46%
10-20K
 
10-20K
23%
20-100K
 
20-100K
16%
100-250K
 
100-250K
14%
more
 
more

31-34
45%
10-20K
 
10-20K
25%
20-100K
 
20-100K
15%
100-250K
 
100-250K
16%
more
 
more

35+
36%
10-20K
 
10-20K
24%
20-100K
 
20-100K
20%
100-250K
 
100-250K
21%
more
 
more
47%
10-20K
 
10-20K
23%
20-100K
 
20-100K
16%
100-250K
 
100-250K
15%
more
 
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
3,535 responded out of 5,455 polled
Female
59%
Savings
 
Savings
21%
Family
 
Family
7%
Friend
 
Friend
13%
Money lender
 
Money lender

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

15-19
59%
Savings
 
Savings
23%
Family
 
Family
7%
Friend
 
Friend
11%
Money lender
 
Money lender

20-24
58%
Savings
 
Savings
25%
Family
 
Family
7%
Friend
 
Friend
10%
Money lender
 
Money lender

25-30
60%
Savings
 
Savings
17%
Family
 
Family
7%
Friend
 
Friend
16%
Money lender
 
Money lender

31-34
58%
Savings
 
Savings
14%
Family
 
Family
8%
Friend
 
Friend
19%
Money lender
 
Money lender

35+
52%
Savings
 
Savings
15%
Family
 
Family
9%
Friend
 
Friend
24%
Money lender
 
Money lender
58%
Savings
 
Savings
19%
Family
 
Family
8%
Friend
 
Friend
15%
Money lender
 
Money lender
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
29%
Student
 
Student
31%
Employed
 
Employed
22%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
18%
Self employed
 
Self employed

Male
29%
Student
 
Student
28%
Employed
 
Employed
20%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
24%
Self employed
 
Self employed
0-14
0%
Student
 
Student
50%
Employed
 
Employed
17%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
33%
Self employed
 
Self employed

15-19
65%
Student
 
Student
15%
Employed
 
Employed
12%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
8%
Self employed
 
Self employed

20-24
52%
Student
 
Student
15%
Employed
 
Employed
18%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
15%
Self employed
 
Self employed

25-30
14%
Student
 
Student
33%
Employed
 
Employed
25%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
28%
Self employed
 
Self employed

31-34
3%
Student
 
Student
41%
Employed
 
Employed
20%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
37%
Self employed
 
Self employed

35+
4%
Student
 
Student
55%
Employed
 
Employed
11%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
29%
Self employed
 
Self employed
29%
Student
 
Student
28%
Employed
 
Employed
21%
Unemployed
 
Unemployed
22%
Self employed
 
Self employed
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
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

Male
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No
0-14
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

20-24
99%
Yes
 
Yes
1%
No
 
No

25-30
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

31-34
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

35+
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

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