Ngora District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Ngora vary from 71 % in Kobwin Sub-County to 95 % in Kapir Sub-County. Ngora has 457 domestic water points which serve a total of 130,221 people – 117,597 in rural areas. 48 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ngora has 1 piped schemes.

Access

85%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

39

Management

97%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KPR Kapir 250
Kapir
Population 250
KBW Kobwin 222
Kobwin
Population 222
MKR Mukura 288
Mukura
Population 288
NGR Ngora 279
Ngora
Population 279
NTC Ngora TC 547
Ngora TC
Population 547

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 85 %
Rural Access 85 %
Urban Access 77 %

KBW Kobwin 71 %
Kobwin
Population Served 25,900
KPR Kapir 95 %
Kapir
Population Served 33,072
MKR Mukura 83 %
Mukura
Population Served 29,330
NGR Ngora 95 %
Ngora
Population Served 29,295
NTC Ngora TC 77 %
Ngora TC
Population Served 12,624

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 110
MKR Mukura 89 %
Mukura
Functional Sources 92
NGR Ngora 99 %
Ngora
Functional Sources 86
NTC Ngora TC 93 %
Ngora TC
Functional Sources 51

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 KobwinRural36,73725,90071%80%--2-229103939746---------------No
 2 NgoraRural30,83929,29795%99%-100%3-32112256-562-21-1---4-42851352No
 3 KapirRural34,81533,07495%88%-100%1-13964557865131141-1---------No
 4 Ngora TCUrban16,31712,62477%-93%100%---4-4272294-41-1---16218---No
 5 MukuraRural35,40829,33083%89%-100%1-128533604643251-1---------No
Total 154,116130,225848993100707121221432392126022325404000202222851352No
District 154,106130,221858993100707121221432392126022325404000202222851352No

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