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Table 1

Average loads of certain physical parameters of drinking water collected from different sources in the commune of Pelengana

Target villagesWater sourcespHEC (μs/cm)TDS (mg/L)Salinity (%)
Pélengana-Wèrè Hand pump (n = 4) 6.62 ± 0.34 76.25 ± 07.04 16.02 ± 0.02 0.02 ± 0.00 
Borehole (n = 3) 6.54 ± 0.28 72.85 ± 01.05 14.60 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00 
Dug well (n = 5) 6.91 ± 0.36 84.26 ± 1.10 17.15 ± 0.15 0.015 ± 0.01 
Shallow well (n = 12) 7.14 ± 0.42 86.18 ± 1.40 21.10 ± 0.25 0.03 ± 0.01 
Banankoro Hand pump (n = 5) 7.26 ± 0.23 106.23 ± 11.07 22.85 ± 0.04 0.04 ± 0.01 
Borehole (n = 3) 7.04 ± 0.17 104.81 ± 10.18 20.04 ± 0.05 0.04 ± 0.00 
Dug well (n = 6) 6.95 ± 0.25 99.76 ± 8.10 19.12 ± 0.27 0.03 ± 0.01 
Shallow well (n = 17) 7.07 ± 0.37 127.20 ± 2.15 22.16 ± 0.18 0.04 ± 0.00 
Dougadougou Hand pump (n = 7) 6.73 ± 0.08 88.14 ± 2.11 16.14 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01 
Borehole (n = 3) 6.84 ± 0.15 71.80 ± 3.05 16.00 ± 0.20 0.02 ± 0.00 
Dug well (n = 9) 6.66 ± 0.09 84.84 ± 1.54 18.44 ± 0.52 0.018 ± 0.01 
Shallow well (n = 23) 6.88 ± 0.18 91.55 ± 2.28 20.05 ± 0.13 0.016 ± 0.01 
Range  6.42–7.31 69.20–132.50 12.50–27.15 0.01–0.05 
Target villagesWater sourcespHEC (μs/cm)TDS (mg/L)Salinity (%)
Pélengana-Wèrè Hand pump (n = 4) 6.62 ± 0.34 76.25 ± 07.04 16.02 ± 0.02 0.02 ± 0.00 
Borehole (n = 3) 6.54 ± 0.28 72.85 ± 01.05 14.60 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00 
Dug well (n = 5) 6.91 ± 0.36 84.26 ± 1.10 17.15 ± 0.15 0.015 ± 0.01 
Shallow well (n = 12) 7.14 ± 0.42 86.18 ± 1.40 21.10 ± 0.25 0.03 ± 0.01 
Banankoro Hand pump (n = 5) 7.26 ± 0.23 106.23 ± 11.07 22.85 ± 0.04 0.04 ± 0.01 
Borehole (n = 3) 7.04 ± 0.17 104.81 ± 10.18 20.04 ± 0.05 0.04 ± 0.00 
Dug well (n = 6) 6.95 ± 0.25 99.76 ± 8.10 19.12 ± 0.27 0.03 ± 0.01 
Shallow well (n = 17) 7.07 ± 0.37 127.20 ± 2.15 22.16 ± 0.18 0.04 ± 0.00 
Dougadougou Hand pump (n = 7) 6.73 ± 0.08 88.14 ± 2.11 16.14 ± 0.01 0.02 ± 0.01 
Borehole (n = 3) 6.84 ± 0.15 71.80 ± 3.05 16.00 ± 0.20 0.02 ± 0.00 
Dug well (n = 9) 6.66 ± 0.09 84.84 ± 1.54 18.44 ± 0.52 0.018 ± 0.01 
Shallow well (n = 23) 6.88 ± 0.18 91.55 ± 2.28 20.05 ± 0.13 0.016 ± 0.01 
Range  6.42–7.31 69.20–132.50 12.50–27.15 0.01–0.05 

TDS, total dissolved solids; ± standard deviation.

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