2008 English Survey

Household Location description:
Surveyor Name:
1. Are you the person in this compound who could tell us the most about water use and collection?
1) Yes (please continue)
0) No _ (ask for head of compound or when he/she will be home and reschedule interview)
2. How many years have you lived in this compound? _ Years
3. How many people live in this compound? _adults (age 16 and over) _children (under 16)
4. What year were you born? _ _ (note gender) __ female _ male *If unsure, ask
*note- Kenyans should have a government issued ID that lists their date of birth
5. Which primary school do children in this compound attend? _
___
Water Related Rainy Seasons
6. What is this compound’s source of water during the rainy seasons:
a) What is this compound’s source of water during the rainy seasons for Drinking?
DRINKING Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3)stream/pond
4) rain
5) other

b) What is this compound’s source of water during the rainy seasons for cleaning dishes?
DISHES Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3)stream/pond
4) rain
5) other

c) What is this compound’s source of water during the rainy seasons for Cooking?
COOKING Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3)stream/pond
4) rain
5) other

d) What is this compound’s source of water during the rainy seasons for washing/ bathing?
WASHING Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3)stream/pond
4) rain
5) other

7. How often is water fetched for this compound in the rainy season? Times per week
8. If rain water catchment system is used during the rainy season, what type of roof do you use? _
Dry Seasons
9. What is this compound’s source of water during the dry seasons for:
a) What is this compound’s source of water during the dry seasons for Drinking?
DRINKING Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3) stream/pond
4) other

b) What is this compound’s source of water during the dry seasons for cleaning dishes?
DISHES Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3) stream/pond
4) other

c) What is this compound’s source of water during the dry seasons for Cooking?
COOKING Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3) stream/pond
4) other

d) What is this compound’s source of water during the dry seasons for washing/bathing?
WASHING Name Why chosen? Daily Quantity (liters)
1) spring
2) borehole/dug well
3) stream/pond
4) other

10. How often is water fetched for this compound in the dry season? Times per week
11. What type of buckets are typically used to collect water for this compound? (Show pictures of typical containers used in Khwisero) (Some of surveyors were instructed to indicate bucket size in liters next to each type)
● Bucket type 1 ● Bucket type 4 ● Bucket type 7
● Bucket type 2 ● Bucket type 5 ● Bucket type 8
● Bucket type 3 ● Bucket type 6 ● Bucket type 9

12. How many buckets of water are typically fetched to collect one days worth of water for this compound?
_ Bucket type 1 _Bucket type 4 _ Bucket type 7
_ Bucket type 2 _Bucket type 5 _Bucket type 8
_ Bucket type 3 _Bucket type 6 ___Bucket type 9
13. Who typically collects water for this compound? (Fill in tables below)
Name of Water collector #1 Gender Age Attends School? Highest Standard (grade) Completed

Describe daily chores:

Hours typically spent collecting water per day
Rainy season
Dry season _
_ Hours typically spent on Chores per day _

(water collector tables on survey repeated for up to 8 water collectors)
14. How long does it typically take to collect one day’s worth of water for this compound?
a) in the rainy season? _ Hours
b) in the dry season? __ Hours

15. Can you tell me how you store water in this compound? This is in terms of size and types of containers (may choose more than one). Circle all responses that apply
a) Compound stores water: 1) Yes 0) No (skip to Q16)
b) type of container/pot (circle below)
1) earthen/clay 2) metal (copper, brass, aluminum) 3) plastic 4) other:___

c) covers put on pots for washing?
1) all covered 2) all uncovered 3) both

d) covers put on pots for cooking?
1) all covered 2) all uncovered 3) both

e) covers put on pots for drinking?
1) all covered 2) all uncovered 3) both

f) water storage area
1) indoors 2) outdoors 3) both

16. How do you prepare water for drinking?
● Filter
● Boil
● Water Guard treatment
● No preparation or treatment
● other
17. Does this compound pay for water? ) Yes 0) no_
18. If yes, how much do you pay? $/month or __$/can
19. How much would this compound be willing to pay for an improved drinking water source?
_$/month or $/can
● Not willing to pay.
20 Do you think that your community would be willing to pay for water? 1) _
_Yes 0) No
_$ estimate/month per compound or _$ estimate/can
21. How did you first hear about EWB-MSU?
● EWB Calendar ● EWB borehole ● EWB latrine ● from children
● from friend or relative ● worked on a project ● other
22. Do you have any other comments regarding water collection and use in your compound? _
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