Ngora District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Ngora vary from 72 % in Kobwin Sub-County to 95 % in Kapir Sub-County. Ngora has 459 domestic water points which serve a total of 130,213 people – 116,989 in rural areas. 49 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ngora has 1 piped schemes.

Access

84%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

45

Management

97%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KPR Kapir 243
Kapir
Population 243
KBW Kobwin 219
Kobwin
Population 219
MKR Mukura 298
Mukura
Population 298
NGR Ngora 281
Ngora
Population 281
NTC Ngora TC 549
Ngora TC
Population 549

Population figures are projections to the above mentioned date based on UBOS census 2014 and district growth rates. Population density is calculated on land area only. Boundaries reflect the preliminary status only.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 84 %
Rural Access 85 %
Urban Access 81 %

KBW Kobwin 72 %
Kobwin
Population Served 25,900
KPR Kapir 95 %
Kapir
Population Served 32,174
MKR Mukura 80 %
Mukura
Population Served 29,330
NGR Ngora 95 %
Ngora
Population Served 29,581
NTC Ngora TC 81 %
Ngora TC
Population Served 13,224

Access to safe water is the ratio of people served by a safe water point and piped water supply to the total population.
The calculation is based on an estimated number of people per water point type. Maximum access rate can be 95%.

Functionality of Point Water Sources

60 % 80 %
70 % 90 %
Rural Functionality 89 %
Urban Functionality 93 %

KBW Kobwin 80 %
Kobwin
Functional Sources 70
KPR Kapir 88 %
Kapir
Functional Sources 111
MKR Mukura 89 %
Mukura
Functional Sources 92
NGR Ngora 98 %
Ngora
Functional Sources 84
NTC Ngora TC 93 %
Ngora TC
Functional Sources 53

Functionality is the ratio of functional water sources to all water sources. Sources not operating for five or more years are assumed to be abandoned, and hence are not included in the calculation.

People served per technology

Reasons for non-functionality

Type of Management

Source of Funding

District Water Supply Summary

Sub-CountyUrban/
Rural
PopulationPopulation
Served
AccessFunctionalityPoint Water SourcesPiped Water Systems
Protected
springs
Shallow wellsDeep boreholesRainwater
harvesting tanks
DamsValley
tanks
PSP/Kiosk, Tap standsYTHHICNWSC
RUWfPFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTot
NGORA                               
 1 KobwinRural36,19525,90072%80%--2-229103939746---------------No
 2 NgoraRural31,14029,58395%98%-100%3-321122541552-21-1---4-42851352No
 3 KapirRural33,87032,17795%88%-100%1-13964558866131141-1---------No
 4 Ngora TCUrban16,37913,22481%-93%100%---4-4292314-41-1---16218---No
 5 MukuraRural36,60029,33080%89%-100%1-128533604643251-1---------No
Total 154,184130,213848993100707121221432402226222325404000202222851352No
District 154,184130,213848993100707121221432402226222325404000202222851352No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Schemes
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10011000010
Total10010000010

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee