Rubanda District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Rubanda vary from 52 % in Muko Sub-County to 95 % in Ruhija Sub-County. Rubanda has 1,110 domestic water points which serve a total of 142,337 people – 119,194 in rural areas. 98 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rubanda has 1 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

95%

Equity

43

Management

74%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
HTC Hamurwa TC 335
Hamurwa TC
Population 335
HMR Hamurwa 317
Hamurwa
Population 317
RHJ Ruhija 170
Ruhija
Population 170
IKM Ikumba 147
Ikumba
Population 147
MKO Muko 278
Muko
Population 278
NYM Nyamweru 312
Nyamweru
Population 312
BBR Bubaare 435
Bubaare
Population 435
BFN Bufundi 313
Bufundi
Population 313
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 70 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 84 %

BBR Bubaare 62 %
Bubaare
Population Served 21,460
BFN Bufundi 79 %
Bufundi
Population Served 20,760
HMR Hamurwa 71 %
Hamurwa
Population Served 19,810
HTC Hamurwa TC 65 %
Hamurwa TC
Population Served 3,406
IKM Ikumba 54 %
Ikumba
Population Served 10,389
MKO Muko 52 %
Muko
Population Served 20,154
NYM Nyamweru 93 %
Nyamweru
Population Served 16,596
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Population Served 10,025
Rubanda TC 89 %
Rubanda TC
Population Served 19,737

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 68 %

BBR Bubaare 93 %
Bubaare
Functional Sources 167
BFN Bufundi 86 %
Bufundi
Functional Sources 107
HMR Hamurwa 97 %
Hamurwa
Functional Sources 194
HTC Hamurwa TC 83 %
Hamurwa TC
Functional Sources 15
IKM Ikumba 89 %
Ikumba
Functional Sources 56
MKO Muko 99 %
Muko
Functional Sources 196
NYM Nyamweru 97 %
Nyamweru
Functional Sources 123
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Functional Sources 73
Rubanda TC 66 %
Rubanda TC
Functional Sources 81

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 BufundiRural26,33220,76079%86%--65469------9110------331346---No
 2 IkumbaRural19,09610,38954%89%--28230----337-7----1121223---No
 3 NyamweruRural17,89016,59693%97%--62163---2-238341------21-21---No
 4 Hamurwa TCUrban5,2263,40665%-83%-8-8---1231-1------516---No
 5 BubaareRural34,77521,46062%93%--56-561-11-160-60------491362---No
 6 MukoRural38,79520,15452%99%--63-63---1-189-89------43245---No
 7 HamurwaRural27,73919,81071%97%--63265---718100-100------24226---No
 8 Rubanda TCUrban22,21219,73789%-66%17%43548---5388816---156252651---No
 9 RuhijaRural10,55310,02595%95%-100%57360---11215-15---1-1------No
Total 202,618142,33770956825445174621011810283271233900026822159280000No
District 202,618142,33770956825445174621011810283271233900026822159280000No

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