Ngora District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Ngora vary from 79 % in Kobwin Sub-County to 95 % in Kapir Sub-County. Ngora has 482 domestic water points which serve a total of 135,138 people – 121,014 in rural areas. 49 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ngora has 1 piped schemes.

Access

87%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

42

Management

99%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KPR Kapir 244
Kapir
Population 244
KBW Kobwin 220
Kobwin
Population 220
MKR Mukura 300
Mukura
Population 300
NGR Ngora 283
Ngora
Population 283
NTC Ngora TC 553
Ngora TC
Population 553

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 87 %
Rural Access 87 %
Urban Access 86 %

KBW Kobwin 79 %
Kobwin
Population Served 28,906
KPR Kapir 95 %
Kapir
Population Served 32,391
MKR Mukura 81 %
Mukura
Population Served 29,930
NGR Ngora 95 %
Ngora
Population Served 29,781
NTC Ngora TC 86 %
Ngora TC
Population Served 14,124

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 91 %
Urban Functionality 78 %

KBW Kobwin 97 %
Kobwin
Functional Sources 95
KPR Kapir 86 %
Kapir
Functional Sources 113
MKR Mukura 95 %
Mukura
Functional Sources 100
NGR Ngora 90 %
Ngora
Functional Sources 78
NTC Ngora TC 78 %
Ngora TC
Functional Sources 47

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
NGORA                               
 1 KobwinRural36,44028,90679%97%--2-245-45473501-1------------No
 2 NgoraRural31,35129,78395%90%--2132122351455112-11---3142851352No
 3 KapirRural34,09932,39495%86%-100%1-1444486366959141-11-1------No
 4 Ngora TCUrban16,49014,12486%-78%----41531233224-11---10818---No
 5 MukuraRural36,84729,93081%95%-100%1-133-33642662351-1---------No
Total 155,227135,13887917860617147715425617273111526224101139222851352No
District 155,227135,13887917860617147715425617273111526224101139222851352No

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 GFS10011000010
Total10010000010

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