Rubanda District

by September 22, 2017

The access rates in Rubanda vary from 46 % in Ikumba Sub-County to 93 % in Nyamweru Sub-County. Rubanda has 1,055 domestic water points which serve a total of 136,133 people – 112,796 in rural areas. 96 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rubanda has 1 piped schemes.

Access

67%

Rural Functionality

94%

Equity

51

Management

74%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
HTC Hamurwa TC 334
Hamurwa TC
Population 334
HMR Hamurwa 317
Hamurwa
Population 317
RHJ Ruhija 170
Ruhija
Population 170
IKM Ikumba 146
Ikumba
Population 146
MKO Muko 278
Muko
Population 278
NYM Nyamweru 312
Nyamweru
Population 312
BBR Bubaare 434
Bubaare
Population 434
BFN Bufundi 312
Bufundi
Population 312
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 67 %
Rural Access 65 %
Urban Access 85 %

BBR Bubaare 61 %
Bubaare
Population Served 21,242
BFN Bufundi 79 %
Bufundi
Population Served 20,760
HMR Hamurwa 68 %
Hamurwa
Population Served 18,810
HTC Hamurwa TC 65 %
Hamurwa TC
Population Served 3,406
IKM Ikumba 46 %
Ikumba
Population Served 8,783
MKO Muko 52 %
Muko
Population Served 20,154
NYM Nyamweru 93 %
Nyamweru
Population Served 16,596
RHJ Ruhija 61 %
Ruhija
Population Served 6,451
Rubanda TC 90 %
Rubanda TC
Population Served 19,931

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 94 %
Urban Functionality 68 %

BBR Bubaare 93 %
Bubaare
Functional Sources 163
BFN Bufundi 86 %
Bufundi
Functional Sources 107
HMR Hamurwa 97 %
Hamurwa
Functional Sources 189
HTC Hamurwa TC 83 %
Hamurwa TC
Functional Sources 15
IKM Ikumba 87 %
Ikumba
Functional Sources 47
MKO Muko 99 %
Muko
Functional Sources 196
NYM Nyamweru 97 %
Nyamweru
Functional Sources 123
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Functional Sources 38
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 BufundiRural26,27820,76079%86%--65469------9110------331346---No
 2 IkumbaRural19,0578,78346%87%--20222----336-6----1121223---No
 3 NyamweruRural17,85316,59693%97%--62163---2-238341------21-21---No
 4 Hamurwa TCUrban5,2163,40665%-83%-8-8---1231-1------516---No
 5 BubaareRural34,70321,24261%93%--55-551-11-157-57------491362---No
 6 MukoRural38,71520,15452%99%--63-63---1-189-89------43245---No
 7 HamurwaRural27,68218,81068%97%--58260---718100-100------24226---No
 8 Rubanda TCUrban22,16619,93190%-66%17%44549---5387815---156252651---No
 9 RuhijaRural10,5316,45161%95%--28129---1129-9------------No
Total 202,201136,13367946814403154181011810283161232800016722159280000No
District 202,201136,13367946814403154181011810283161232800016722159280000No

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