Kumi District

by October 19, 2018

The access rates in Kumi vary from 34 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 810 domestic water points which serve a total of 208,271 people – 187,590 in rural areas. 107 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kumi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

77%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

50

Management

96%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NTD Northern Div 1,252
Northern Div
Population 1,252
ATT Atutur 235
Atutur
Population 235
KNY Kanyum 341
Kanyum
Population 341
KMI Kumi 170
Kumi
Population 170
MKN Mukongoro 359
Mukongoro
Population 359
NYR Nyero 350
Nyero
Population 350
ONG Ongino 157
Ongino
Population 157
STD Southern Div Unknown
Southern Div
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 77 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 50 %

ATT Atutur 86 %
Atutur
Population Served 21,192
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 18,923
KNY Kanyum 72 %
Kanyum
Population Served 34,236
MKN Mukongoro 66 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 34,892
NTD Northern Div 66 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,375
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 35,655
ONG Ongino 89 %
Ongino
Population Served 42,686
STD Southern Div 34 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,306

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 77 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 50 %

ATT Atutur 86 %
Atutur
Population Served 21,192
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 18,923
KNY Kanyum 72 %
Kanyum
Population Served 34,236
MKN Mukongoro 66 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 34,892
NTD Northern Div 66 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,375
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 35,655
ONG Ongino 89 %
Ongino
Population Served 42,686
STD Southern Div 34 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,306

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 86 %
Urban Functionality 91 %

ATT Atutur 87 %
Atutur
Functional Sources 78
KMI Kumi 91 %
Kumi
Functional Sources 84
KNY Kanyum 89 %
Kanyum
Functional Sources 126
MKN Mukongoro 84 %
Mukongoro
Functional Sources 113
NTD Northern Div 92 %
Northern Div
Functional Sources 33
NYR Nyero 84 %
Nyero
Functional Sources 117
ONG Ongino 86 %
Ongino
Functional Sources 125
STD Southern Div 90 %
Southern Div
Functional Sources 27

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
KUMI                               
 1 AtuturRural24,53521,19286%87%--3613722434539325------325721No
 2 OnginoRural47,70642,68689%86%-50%---261642944985-5-111-1-115315No
 3 KanyumRural47,49634,23672%89%--651662052539645246------------No
 4 MukongoroRural53,15834,89266%84%--2923121103160464347-11----1143-12No
 5 NyeroRural37,53635,65995%84%--1611736104659968628-------11---No
 6 KumiRural19,92118,92595%91%-100%1611714216473507293-3------8-1No
Total 230,329187,584818606716261681194516433331364261440325101358111319No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Northern DivUrban20,34113,37566%-92%-2-2415212231-1------5-53198733No
 2 Southern DivUrban21,1797,30634%-90%-131145278-81-1------------No
Total 41,51620,681500910151169312292312020000005053198733No
District 271,845208,265778691671777184128481763623339528144232510185134309052No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS20021000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS21000101000
Groundwater based/Unknown42200121040
Surface Water Based/Unknown21100011020
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Total114320233060

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