Rubanda District

by May 26, 2018

The access rates in Rubanda vary from 52 % in Muko Sub-County to 95 % in Ruhija Sub-County. Rubanda has 1,187 domestic water points which serve a total of 152,547 people – 127,902 in rural areas. 105 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rubanda has 1 piped schemes.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

94%

Equity

34

Management

74%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
HTC Hamurwa TC 337
Hamurwa TC
Population 337
HMR Hamurwa 319
Hamurwa
Population 319
RHJ Ruhija 171
Ruhija
Population 171
IKM Ikumba 148
Ikumba
Population 148
MKO Muko 280
Muko
Population 280
NYM Nyamweru 314
Nyamweru
Population 314
BBR Bubaare 438
Bubaare
Population 438
BFN Bufundi 315
Bufundi
Population 315
RBT Rubanda TC Unknown
Rubanda TC
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 75 %
Rural Access 73 %
Urban Access 89 %

BBR Bubaare 61 %
Bubaare
Population Served 21,460
BFN Bufundi 78 %
Bufundi
Population Served 20,766
HMR Hamurwa 85 %
Hamurwa
Population Served 23,816
HTC Hamurwa TC 65 %
Hamurwa TC
Population Served 3,406
IKM Ikumba 78 %
Ikumba
Population Served 15,019
MKO Muko 52 %
Muko
Population Served 20,154
NYM Nyamweru 92 %
Nyamweru
Population Served 16,596
RBT Rubanda TC 95 %
Rubanda TC
Population Served 21,238
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Population Served 10,091

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 75 %
Rural Access 73 %
Urban Access 89 %

BBR Bubaare 61 %
Bubaare
Population Served 21,460
BFN Bufundi 78 %
Bufundi
Population Served 20,766
HMR Hamurwa 85 %
Hamurwa
Population Served 23,816
HTC Hamurwa TC 65 %
Hamurwa TC
Population Served 3,406
IKM Ikumba 78 %
Ikumba
Population Served 15,019
MKO Muko 52 %
Muko
Population Served 20,154
NYM Nyamweru 92 %
Nyamweru
Population Served 16,596
RBT Rubanda TC 95 %
Rubanda TC
Population Served 21,238
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Population Served 10,091

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 94 %
Urban Functionality 71 %

BBR Bubaare 93 %
Bubaare
Functional Sources 167
BFN Bufundi 85 %
Bufundi
Functional Sources 107
HMR Hamurwa 97 %
Hamurwa
Functional Sources 214
HTC Hamurwa TC 83 %
Hamurwa TC
Functional Sources 15
IKM Ikumba 90 %
Ikumba
Functional Sources 82
MKO Muko 99 %
Muko
Functional Sources 196
NYM Nyamweru 97 %
Nyamweru
Functional Sources 123
RBT Rubanda TC 69 %
Rubanda TC
Functional Sources 100
RHJ Ruhija 95 %
Ruhija
Functional Sources 78

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
RUBANDA                               
 1 BufundiRural26,50420,76678%85%--65469------9211------331346---No
 2 IkumbaRural19,22115,01978%90%--50353----3311112----1121223---No
 3 NyamweruRural18,00716,59692%97%--62163---2-238341------21-21---No
 4 Hamurwa TCUrban5,2603,40665%-83%-8-8---1231-1------516---No
 5 BubaareRural35,00221,46061%93%--56-561-11-160-60------491362---No
 6 MukoRural39,04820,15452%99%--63-63---1-189-89------43245---No
 7 HamurwaRural27,92023,81685%97%--83285---7181001101------24226---No
 8 Rubanda TCUrban22,35721,23995%-69%17%62870---5388816---156252651---No
 9 RuhijaRural10,62210,09195%95%-100%59362---11218-18---1-1------No
Total 203,933152,54575947125508215291011810283341534900026822159280000No
District 203,933152,54575947125508215291011810283341534900026822159280000No

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 GFS11000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS146441500041
Total157440500041

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