Survey Questionnaire

  1. Age
  2. Gender
  3. Location (Province/State/Prefecture)
  4. Location (District/sub-prefecture)
  5. Did you or members of your household receive aid in the past year?
  6. Were you or members of your household in need of aid in the past year?
  7. If you or your family received aid, what type of aid was it?
    1. Cash or vouchers
    2. Food
    3. Clean water/sanitation
    4. Shelter items
    5. Medical care or medicines
    6. Household items
    7. Children's education
    8. Seeds and tools
    9. Protection from violence
    10. Other
    11. I don’t know
  8. Who provided the aid you or your household received?
    1. Local authorities / government
    2. National NGO
    3. Foreign NGO
    4. National Red Cross / Red Crescent Society
    5. UN agency
    6. ICRC [International Committee for the Red Cross]
    7. Religious group
    8. Military group
    9. Local business
    10. Other
    11. I don’t know
  9. Did the aid you or your family received last year cover your priority needs?
    1. Not at all
    2. Not really
    3. Neutral
    4. Mostly yes
    5. Yes - very much
  10. Was there a time during the last year when people in your area were unable to access assistance for any of the following reasons?
    1. Unable to access aid due to it being distributed / located too far from where you live
    2. Unable to access aid due to a fear of it being unsafe to reach it
    3. Aid was meant for you / your family but local officials took it instead
    4. Aid was meant for you / your family but was taken by the military / army to help them
    5. None
    6. I don’t know
  11. In your [province/state/prefecture], does the aid reach the areas where it is needed the most?
    1. Not at all
    2. Not really
    3. Neutral
    4. Mostly yes
    5. Yes - very much
    6. I don’t know
  12. What prevents aid reaching where it is needed the most?
    1. It is not safe for people to come work in the areas where aid is most needed
    2. The roads are poor / it is difficult to reach the areas most in need
    3. The government restricts aid to areas most in need
    4. Other military actors restrict aid to areas most in need
    5. The most affected areas are not a priority for aid providers
    6. None
    7. I don’t know
  13. Which type of aid providers have been best able to reach populations in need in the last year?
    1. Local authorities / government
    2. National NGOs
    3. Foreign NGOs
    4. National Red Cross / Red Crescent Society
    5. UN agencies
    6. ICRC [International Committee for the Red Cross]
    7. Religious groups
    8. Military groups
    9. Local businesses
    10. Other
    11. I don’t know
  14. Which national/local NGO (non-governmental organization) aid providers have been best able to reach populations in need of aid in the last year? [Open-ended response]
  15. Which foreign or international NGO (non-governmental organization) aid providers have been best able to reach populations in need of aid in the last year? [Open-ended response]
  16. Which UN agency aid providers has been best able to reach populations in need of aid in the last year? [Open-ended response]
  17. Which religious group aid provider, if any, has been best able to reach populations in need of aid in the last year?
  18. Which military group aid provider, if any, has been best to reach populations in need of aid in the last year?
  19. Which local business aid provider, if any, has been best to reach populations in need of aid in the last year?
  20. What could aid providers do to improve getting assistance to areas where it is most needed?
    1. Work through local businesses
    2. Work with local [church/mosque]
    3. Work with the local authorities
    4. Negotiate with armed groups
    5. Consult more with our community
    6. Be more respectful of our customs
    7. Other
    8. I don’t know
  21. Who else could potentially provide aid that you could reach safely?
  22. Has the presence of aid providers in your district changed in the last year?
    1. Reduced a lot
    2. Reduced
    3. Neutral / stayed the same
    4. Increased
    5. Increased a lot
    6. I don't know
  23. Why do you think the presence of aid providers in your area changed in the last year? [Open-ended response]