Rubirizi District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Rubirizi vary from 28 % in Kirugu Sub-County to 95 % in Ryeru Sub-County. Rubirizi has 706 domestic water points which serve a total of 86,327 people – 79,941 in rural areas. 34 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rubirizi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

64%

Rural Functionality

95%

Equity

62

Management

89%

Gender

92%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Katerera TC 1,073
Katerera TC
Population 1,073
KCW Kicwamba 42
Kicwamba
Population 42
RYR Ryeru 293
Ryeru
Population 293
KTN Katunguru 20
Katunguru
Population 20
RTT Rutoto 85
Rutoto
Population 85
KRG Kirugu 282
Kirugu
Population 282
KYB Kyabakara 153
Kyabakara
Population 153
RTC Rubirizi TC 1,688
Rubirizi TC
Population 1,688
MGM Magambo 609
Magambo
Population 609
KTA Katanda 381
Katanda
Population 381
KTR Katerera 272
Katerera
Population 272

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 64 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 35 %

KCW Kicwamba NWSC
Kicwamba
Population Served NWSC
KRG Kirugu 28 %
Kirugu
Population Served 3,345
KTA Katanda 66 %
Katanda
Population Served 13,072
KTC Katerera TC 32 %
Katerera TC
Population Served 3,071
KTN Katunguru 47 %
Katunguru
Population Served 1,992
KTR Katerera 68 %
Katerera
Population Served 7,412
KYB Kyabakara 95 %
Kyabakara
Population Served 12,598
MGM Magambo 60 %
Magambo
Population Served 7,246
RTC Rubirizi TC NWSC
Rubirizi TC
Population Served NWSC
RTT Rutoto 95 %
Rutoto
Population Served 13,103
RYR Ryeru NWSC
Ryeru
Population Served NWSC

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 95 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

KCW Kicwamba NWSC
Kicwamba
Functional Sources NWSC
KRG Kirugu 100 %
Kirugu
Functional Sources NWSC
KTA Katanda 91 %
Katanda
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Katerera TC 95 %
Katerera TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KTN Katunguru 100 %
Katunguru
Functional Sources NWSC
KTR Katerera 98 %
Katerera
Functional Sources NWSC
KYB Kyabakara 88 %
Kyabakara
Functional Sources NWSC
MGM Magambo 88 %
Magambo
Functional Sources NWSC
RTC Rubirizi TC NWSC
Rubirizi TC
Functional Sources NWSC
RTT Rutoto 99 %
Rutoto
Functional Sources NWSC
RYR Ryeru NWSC
Ryeru
Functional Sources NWSC

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
Bunyaruguru                               
 1 RyeruRural13,950NWSCNWSC98%--22-2217-17---42244------36-364774362Yes
 2 KatereraRural10,9057,41268%98%--91105-5---4-4------26-26---No
 3 KatunguruRural4,2071,99247%100%--------1-17-7------11-11---No
 4 RutotoRural13,79413,10495%99%--58-5891103-335-35------9-9---No
 5 KiruguRural11,8813,34528%100%--3-32-21-112-12------12-12---No
 6 KatandaRural19,89213,07266%91%--305355-5---17-17------27330---No
 7 MagamboRural12,0777,24660%88%--7187411---22-22------13215---No
 8 KyabakaraRural13,26212,59995%88%--4054510313---14-14------9211---No
 9 Katerera TCUrban9,6563,07132%-95%-1-12-2---314------15-15---No
 10 Rubirizi TCUrban8,543NWSCNWSC-96%----------314------22-22---Yes
 11 KicwambaRural17,515NWSCNWSC97%--1-12-21-156-56------41344---Yes
Total 135,68286,327649596017112183598676062154219000000221102314774362No
District 135,68286,327649596017112183598676062154219000000221102314774362No

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
Unknown/Not GFS20000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS55001400040
Surface Water Based/Not GFS33000300020
Total108000700060

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