Kumi District

by April 20, 2018

The access rates in Kumi vary from 35 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 786 domestic water points which serve a total of 203,503 people – 182,822 in rural areas. 106 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kumi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

76%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

48

Management

96%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NTD Northern Div 1,229
Northern Div
Population 1,229
ATT Atutur 230
Atutur
Population 230
KNY Kanyum 335
Kanyum
Population 335
KMI Kumi 167
Kumi
Population 167
MKN Mukongoro 353
Mukongoro
Population 353
NYR Nyero 344
Nyero
Population 344
ONG Ongino 154
Ongino
Population 154
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 76 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 51 %

ATT Atutur 84 %
Atutur
Population Served 20,192
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 18,588
KNY Kanyum 71 %
Kanyum
Population Served 33,036
MKN Mukongoro 65 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 33,892
NTD Northern Div 67 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,375
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 35,023
ONG Ongino 90 %
Ongino
Population Served 42,086
STD Southern Div 35 %
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 76 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 51 %

ATT Atutur 84 %
Atutur
Population Served 20,192
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 18,588
KNY Kanyum 71 %
Kanyum
Population Served 33,036
MKN Mukongoro 65 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 33,892
NTD Northern Div 67 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,375
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 35,023
ONG Ongino 90 %
Ongino
Population Served 42,086
STD Southern Div 35 %
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 86 %
Atutur
Functional Sources 74
KMI Kumi 91 %
Kumi
Functional Sources 81
KNY Kanyum 88 %
Kanyum
Functional Sources 121
MKN Mukongoro 84 %
Mukongoro
Functional Sources 109
NTD Northern Div 92 %
Northern Div
Functional Sources 33
NYR Nyero 84 %
Nyero
Functional Sources 112
ONG Ongino 85 %
Ongino
Functional Sources 123
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 AtuturRural24,09920,19284%86%--3413522432537325------325621No
 2 OnginoRural46,86042,08690%85%-50%---261642924965-5-111-1-115315No
 3 KanyumRural46,65433,03671%88%--621632052537643246------------No
 4 MukongoroRural52,21533,89265%84%--2722921103158462347-11----1143-12No
 5 NyeroRural36,87035,02795%84%--1411535104557865628-------11---No
 6 KumiRural19,56818,59095%91%-100%1611714216443477293-3------8-1No
Total 226,243182,816818606715361591184516332030350261440325101358110319No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Northern DivUrban19,98013,37567%-92%-2-2415212231-1------5-53198733No
 2 Southern DivUrban20,8047,30635%-90%-131145278-81-1------------No
Total 40,78020,681510910151169312292312020000005053198733No
District 267,023203,497768691671687175127481753493238128144232510185134299052No

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/Unknown32100021030
Surface Water Based/Unknown21100011020
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Total104220133050

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