Rubirizi District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Rubirizi vary from 32 % in Kirugu Sub-County to 95 % in Ryeru Sub-County. Rubirizi has 710 domestic water points which serve a total of 87,814 people – 81,128 in rural areas. 34 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rubirizi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

64%

Rural Functionality

95%

Equity

48

Management

89%

Gender

92%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Katerera TC 1,076
Katerera TC
Population 1,076
KCW Kicwamba 42
Kicwamba
Population 42
RYR Ryeru 296
Ryeru
Population 296
KTN Katunguru 19
Katunguru
Population 19
RTT Rutoto 87
Rutoto
Population 87
KRG Kirugu 285
Kirugu
Population 285
KYB Kyabakara 156
Kyabakara
Population 156
RTC Rubirizi TC 1,733
Rubirizi TC
Population 1,733
MGM Magambo 620
Magambo
Population 620
KTA Katanda 378
Katanda
Population 378
KTR Katerera 277
Katerera
Population 277

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 64 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 36 %

KCW Kicwamba NWSC
Kicwamba
Population Served NWSC
KRG Kirugu 32 %
Kirugu
Population Served 3,872
KTA Katanda 66 %
Katanda
Population Served 13,072
KTC Katerera TC 35 %
Katerera TC
Population Served 3,371
KTN Katunguru 49 %
Katunguru
Population Served 1,992
KTR Katerera 70 %
Katerera
Population Served 7,712
KYB Kyabakara 95 %
Kyabakara
Population Served 12,829
MGM Magambo 61 %
Magambo
Population Served 7,546
RTC Rubirizi TC NWSC
Rubirizi TC
Population Served NWSC
RTT Rutoto 95 %
Rutoto
Population Served 13,308
RYR Ryeru NWSC
Ryeru
Population Served NWSC

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 95 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

KCW Kicwamba NWSC
Kicwamba
Functional Sources NWSC
KRG Kirugu 100 %
Kirugu
Functional Sources NWSC
KTA Katanda 91 %
Katanda
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Katerera TC 96 %
Katerera TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KTN Katunguru 100 %
Katunguru
Functional Sources NWSC
KTR Katerera 98 %
Katerera
Functional Sources NWSC
KYB Kyabakara 88 %
Kyabakara
Functional Sources NWSC
MGM Magambo 88 %
Magambo
Functional Sources NWSC
RTC Rubirizi TC NWSC
Rubirizi TC
Functional Sources NWSC
RTT Rutoto 99 %
Rutoto
Functional Sources NWSC
RYR Ryeru NWSC
Ryeru
Functional Sources NWSC

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
Bunyaruguru                               
 1 RyeruRural14,110NWSCNWSC98%--22-2217-17---42244------34-344774362Yes
 2 KatereraRural11,0867,71270%98%--91105-5---4-4------28-287-2No
 3 KatunguruRural4,0311,99249%100%--------1-17-7------11-11---No
 4 RutotoRural14,00913,30995%99%--58-588193-335-35------9-9---No
 5 KiruguRural11,9933,87232%100%--4-43-31-120-20------12-12---No
 6 KatandaRural19,75413,07266%91%--305355-5---17-17------27330---No
 7 MagamboRural12,2967,54661%88%--7187411---22-22------15217---No
 8 KyabakaraRural13,50512,83095%88%--4054511314---14-14------9211---No
 9 Katerera TCUrban9,6753,37135%-96%-1-12-2---314------17-17---No
 10 Rubirizi TCUrban8,768NWSCNWSC-96%----------314------22-22---Yes
 11 KicwambaRural17,637NWSCNWSC97%-----1-11-148-48------41344---Yes
Total 136,86487,814649596017112183598676062154219000000225102354844364No
District 136,86487,814649596017112183598676062154219000000225102354844364No

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
Unknown/Not GFS20000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS55001400040
Surface Water Based/Not GFS33000300020
Surface Water Based/Unknown11000100000
Total119000800060

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