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Table 1 Profile of the selected study communities

From: Assessing resources for implementing a community directed intervention (CDI) strategy in delivering multiple health interventions in urban poor communities in Southwestern Nigeria: a qualitative study

S/N Communities Number of health facilities Population size (2010 projection) Major source of water supply Means of waste disposal Means of faecal disposal
Public Private Mission Other
1 Moniya 6 4 0 0 28,990 • Well water is the major source • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages • Most use latrine at home
2 Ojoo 2 13 0 0 35,737 • Well water is the major source • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages in some areas • Most use latrine at home
• Private refuse collector are engaged by some areas
3 Alagbafo 1 1 0 1 22,635 • Well water and spring are the major sources of water although water pipe runs through but disconnected • Refuse containers provided by the government • Most use latrine at home
4 Foko 1 3 0 0 29,279 • Well water is the major source of water although water pipe runs through the community but irregular • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages in some areas • Indiscriminate disposal of fecal matter through the drainage or dumping site
5 Inalende 0 3 0 1 24,279 • Well water is the major source of water although water pipe runs through the community but irregular • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages in some areas • Most dispose their fecal matter through the drainage or dump site
6 Odo-Ona/Apata 4 7 2 0 55,429 • Pipe borne water irregular • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages in some areas • Most use latrine at home
• Well water is the major source
7 Olorunsogo 1 6 0 2 38,475 • Well water is the major source • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages in some areas • Most use latrine at home
8 Olunloyo 1 2 0 0 25,531 • Well water is the major source and some have borehole • Indiscriminate dumping at dump sites and drainages in some areas • Most use latrine at home