Rubanda District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Rubanda vary from 52 % in Muko Sub-County to 95 % in Ruhija Sub-County. Rubanda has 1,178 domestic water points which serve a total of 151,599 people – 127,045 in rural areas. 103 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rubanda has 1 piped schemes.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

95%

Equity

34

Management

74%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
HTC Hamurwa TC 336
Hamurwa TC
Population 336
HMR Hamurwa 318
Hamurwa
Population 318
RHJ Ruhija 171
Ruhija
Population 171
IKM Ikumba 147
Ikumba
Population 147
MKO Muko 279
Muko
Population 279
NYM Nyamweru 313
Nyamweru
Population 313
BBR Bubaare 436
Bubaare
Population 436
BFN Bufundi 314
Bufundi
Population 314
Rubanda TC Unknown
Rubanda TC
Population 0

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 75 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 89 %

BBR Bubaare 62 %
Bubaare
Population Served 21,460
BFN Bufundi 79 %
Bufundi
Population Served 20,760
HMR Hamurwa 84 %
Hamurwa
Population Served 23,410
HTC Hamurwa TC 65 %
Hamurwa TC
Population Served 3,406
IKM Ikumba 76 %
Ikumba
Population Served 14,619
MKO Muko 52 %
Muko
Population Served 20,154
NYM Nyamweru 93 %
Nyamweru
Population Served 16,596
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Population Served 10,047
Rubanda TC 95 %
Rubanda TC
Population Served 21,147

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 71 %

BBR Bubaare 93 %
Bubaare
Functional Sources 167
BFN Bufundi 86 %
Bufundi
Functional Sources 107
HMR Hamurwa 98 %
Hamurwa
Functional Sources 212
HTC Hamurwa TC 83 %
Hamurwa TC
Functional Sources 15
IKM Ikumba 90 %
Ikumba
Functional Sources 80
MKO Muko 99 %
Muko
Functional Sources 196
NYM Nyamweru 97 %
Nyamweru
Functional Sources 123
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Functional Sources 74
Rubanda TC 69 %
Rubanda TC
Functional Sources 100

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
RUBANDA                               
 1 BufundiRural26,39020,76079%86%--65469------9110------331346---No
 2 IkumbaRural19,13814,61976%90%--48351----3311112----1121223---No
 3 NyamweruRural17,92916,59693%97%--62163---2-238341------21-21---No
 4 Hamurwa TCUrban5,2383,40665%-83%-8-8---1231-1------516---No
 5 BubaareRural34,85121,46062%93%--56-561-11-160-60------491362---No
 6 MukoRural38,88020,15452%99%--63-63---1-189-89------43245---No
 7 HamurwaRural27,80023,41084%98%--81283---718100-100------24226---No
 8 Rubanda TCUrban22,26021,14795%-69%17%62870---5388816---156252651---No
 9 RuhijaRural10,57610,04795%95%-100%58361---11216-16---1-1------No
Total 203,062151,59975957125503215241011810283321334500026822159280000No
District 203,062151,59975957125503215241011810283321334500026822159280000No

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 GFS11000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS136341400040
Total147340400040

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