Kisoro District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Kisoro vary from 9 % in Muramba Sub-County to 95 % in Busanza Sub-County. Kisoro has 1,179 domestic water points which serve a total of 143,135 people – 125,378 in rural areas. 126 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kisoro has 1 piped schemes.

Access

47%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

161

Management

80%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kisoro TC 1,640
Kisoro TC
Population 1,640
NYB Nyabwishenya 222
Nyabwishenya
Population 222
BSN Busanza 359
Busanza
Population 359
KRN Kirundo 153
Kirundo
Population 153
NYR Nyarubuye 624
Nyarubuye
Population 624
NYN Nyundo 335
Nyundo
Population 335
BKM Bukimbiri 326
Bukimbiri
Population 326
KNB Kanaba 391
Kanaba
Population 391
NYK Nyakabande 727
Nyakabande
Population 727
NYA Nyakinama 815
Nyakinama
Population 815
CHH Chahi 745
Chahi
Population 745
MRM Muramba 860
Muramba
Population 860
NZA Nyarusiza 448
Nyarusiza
Population 448
MRR Murora 562
Murora
Population 562

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 47 %
Rural Access 44 %
Urban Access 95 %

BKM Bukimbiri 13 %
Bukimbiri
Population Served 2,181
BSN Busanza 95 %
Busanza
Population Served 18,170
CHH Chahi 12 %
Chahi
Population Served 2,412
KNB Kanaba 62 %
Kanaba
Population Served 10,609
KRN Kirundo 95 %
Kirundo
Population Served 20,261
KTC Kisoro TC NWSC
Kisoro TC
Population Served NWSC
MRM Muramba 9 %
Muramba
Population Served 3,336
MRR Murora 55 %
Murora
Population Served 11,386
NYA Nyakinama 29 %
Nyakinama
Population Served 6,428
NYB Nyabwishenya 95 %
Nyabwishenya
Population Served 15,302
NYK Nyakabande 10 %
Nyakabande
Population Served 2,854
NYN Nyundo 90 %
Nyundo
Population Served 12,720
NYR Nyarubuye 78 %
Nyarubuye
Population Served 16,130
NZA Nyarusiza 11 %
Nyarusiza
Population Served 3,591

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 89 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BKM Bukimbiri 99 %
Bukimbiri
Functional Sources 122
BSN Busanza 87 %
Busanza
Functional Sources 106
CHH Chahi 92 %
Chahi
Functional Sources 45
KNB Kanaba 55 %
Kanaba
Functional Sources 52
KRN Kirundo 98 %
Kirundo
Functional Sources 129
KTC Kisoro TC NWSC
Kisoro TC
Functional Sources 19
MRM Muramba 96 %
Muramba
Functional Sources 92
MRR Murora 82 %
Murora
Functional Sources 58
NYA Nyakinama 87 %
Nyakinama
Functional Sources 45
NYB Nyabwishenya 98 %
Nyabwishenya
Functional Sources 121
NYK Nyakabande 85 %
Nyakabande
Functional Sources 22
NYN Nyundo 90 %
Nyundo
Functional Sources 84
NYR Nyarubuye 95 %
Nyarubuye
Functional Sources 88
NZA Nyarusiza 80 %
Nyarusiza
Functional Sources 70

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
BUFUMBIRA                               
 1 Kisoro TCUrban18,692NWSCNWSC-100%-------------------19-191,26874271Yes
 2 ChahiRural20,4842,41212%92%-----------30434------15-15---No
 3 MuroraRural20,54311,38655%82%-100%17926---112426---1-136137---No
 4 NyarusizaRural32,2133,59111%80%-----------63265------71522---No
 5 NyabwishenyaRural16,10815,30395%98%--62163------27128------32-32---No
 6 BukimbiriRural16,3992,18113%99%--819------114-114------------No
 7 MurambaRural38,6973,3369%96%--------1-175277------16218---No
 8 NyundoRural14,09812,72090%90%--56763------28230------------No
 9 NyakinamaRural21,9816,42829%87%--617----119413------30131---No
 10 KirundoRural21,32820,26295%98%--1042106------5-5------20-20---No
 11 KanabaRural17,05810,60962%55%--16723------26632------102939---No
 12 BusanzaRural19,12718,17195%87%--9015105------5-5------11112---No
 13 NyarubuyeRural20,75616,13078%95%--54458------415------30-30---No
 14 NyakabandeRural28,1962,85410%85%--718------8210------718---No
Total 305,680143,13847891001004204846800022439826424000101233502831,26874271No
District 305,663143,13547891001004204846800022439826424000101233502831,26874271No

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 GFS11000001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000010000
Unknown/Not GFS310000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS116140301000
Total448140312000

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