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Table 8 Proportion of respondents who report various methods would increase testing of private water supplies (n = 241)

From: Public perceptions of drinking water: a postal survey of residents with private water supplies

Proposed method to increase frequency of water testing among residents with private water supplies Households # (%)
Increased number of water sample drop-off locations 137 (56.9)
Reminder mail-outs (flyers/brochures) 120 (49.8)
Water collection bottles delivered to residences 119 (49.4)
Water samples picked up directly from residences 112 (46.5)
Reminders in newspaper advertisements 53 (22.0)