Kiruhura District

by July 22, 2017

The access rates in Kiruhura vary from 11 % in Nkungu Sub-County to 95 % in Kiruhura TC Sub-County. Kiruhura has 1,867 domestic water points which serve a total of 149,478 people – 136,613 in rural areas. 227 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kiruhura has 4 piped schemes.

Access

41%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

97

Management

77%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NYK Nyakashashara 79
Nyakashashara
Population 79
SNG Sanga 9
Sanga
Population 9
STC Sanga TC 125
Sanga TC
Population 125
KKT Kikaatsi 53
Kikaatsi
Population 53
NKN Nkungu 174
Nkungu
Population 174
BRN Burunga 78
Burunga
Population 78
ENG Engari 159
Engari
Population 159
KNN Kanoni 228
Kanoni
Population 228
KTC Kazo TC 133
Kazo TC
Population 133
RWM Rwemikoma 92
Rwemikoma
Population 92
KNY Kanyaryeru 71
Kanyaryeru
Population 71
KSH Kashongi 150
Kashongi
Population 150
KNS Kenshunga 59
Kenshunga
Population 59
KNI Kinoni 59
Kinoni
Population 59
KTL Kiruhura TC 133
Kiruhura TC
Population 133
KTR Kitura 214
Kitura
Population 214
KZO Kazo 109
Kazo
Population 109
BRM Buremba 121
Buremba
Population 121

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 41 %
Rural Access 41 %
Urban Access 42 %

BRM Buremba 72 %
Buremba
Population Served 16,317
BRN Burunga 30 %
Burunga
Population Served 7,776
ENG Engari 43 %
Engari
Population Served 11,879
KKT Kikaatsi 30 %
Kikaatsi
Population Served 6,243
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Population Served NWSC
KNN Kanoni 78 %
Kanoni
Population Served 14,538
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Population Served NWSC
KNY Kanyaryeru 90 %
Kanyaryeru
Population Served 7,572
KSH Kashongi 53 %
Kashongi
Population Served 14,787
KTC Kazo TC NWSC
Kazo TC
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kiruhura TC NWSC
Kiruhura TC
Population Served NWSC
KTR Kitura 61 %
Kitura
Population Served 10,706
KZO Kazo 20 %
Kazo
Population Served 6,609
NKN Nkungu 11 %
Nkungu
Population Served 3,108
NYK Nyakashashara 41 %
Nyakashashara
Population Served 7,263
RWM Rwemikoma 17 %
Rwemikoma
Population Served 4,329
SNG Sanga 50 %
Sanga
Population Served 4,359
STC Sanga TC 31 %
Sanga TC
Population Served 3,123

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 96 %

BRM Buremba 92 %
Buremba
Functional Sources 133
BRN Burunga 89 %
Burunga
Functional Sources 121
ENG Engari 91 %
Engari
Functional Sources 92
KKT Kikaatsi 89 %
Kikaatsi
Functional Sources 63
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Functional Sources 149
KNN Kanoni 90 %
Kanoni
Functional Sources 128
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Functional Sources 100
KNY Kanyaryeru 66 %
Kanyaryeru
Functional Sources 29
KSH Kashongi 82 %
Kashongi
Functional Sources 153
KTC Kazo TC NWSC
Kazo TC
Functional Sources 59
KTL Kiruhura TC NWSC
Kiruhura TC
Functional Sources 201
KTR Kitura 79 %
Kitura
Functional Sources 72
KZO Kazo 92 %
Kazo
Functional Sources 81
NKN Nkungu 100 %
Nkungu
Functional Sources 32
NYK Nyakashashara 59 %
Nyakashashara
Functional Sources 63
RWM Rwemikoma 95 %
Rwemikoma
Functional Sources 89
SNG Sanga 91 %
Sanga
Functional Sources 42
STC Sanga TC 92 %
Sanga TC
Functional Sources 33

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
KAZO                               
 1 EngariRural27,53411,87943%91%-100%1-1241258513593622-24-4------No
 2 RwemikomaRural25,8574,32917%95%-86%----22831181-81---617------No
 3 KazoRural32,7086,60920%92%-100%---7-7771467-674-42-2------No
 4 Kazo TCUrban14,090NWSCNWSC-94%100%---2-27310501512-2---------Yes
 5 KanoniRural18,63414,53878%90%-75%3-32573210313905951122-2------No
 6 NkunguRural27,8433,10811%100%-80%---6-64-422-223141-1------No
 7 BurungaRural26,0927,77630%89%-67%---246126181075112---8412------No
 8 BurembaRural22,81516,31772%92%-100%---35439771491-912-25-5------No
Total 195,57368,3993592948640410118119633497567145811421628533000000No
NYABUSHOZI                               
 1 SangaRural8,7454,35950%91%-100%------1041432-321-14-4------No
 2 Kiruhura TCUrban6,209NWSCNWSC-97%100%----1143769271---11-11128-128633920Yes
 3 KikaatsiRural20,6236,24330%89%-100%---213116175015120-202-2------No
 4 NyakashasharaRural17,9307,26341%59%-77%------10122251318293121-12-2---No
 5 KenshungaRural27,855NWSCNWSC89%-100%---12313316717783-315-1515-15357825Yes
 6 KinoniRural22,546NWSCNWSC89%-89%---617129211268134141152135-5---Yes
 7 Sanga TCUrban10,0063,12331%-92%100%---1-172925126---7-7------No
 8 KanyaryeruRural8,4227,57290%66%-80%---4-48111916117516314134---No
 9 KashongiRural27,85914,78753%82%-100%---9817201030124151391-18-8------No
 10 KituraRural17,53910,70661%79%-100%1-119726448488561-12-2------No
Total 167,73481,07848829694101422062996416361274686545595525715131549811745No
District 363,275149,4784186969250514338181162982601,179881,267687758379015131549811745No

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 GFS43010201020
Surface Water Based/GFS10000000000
Unknown/Not GFS133000002000
Total186010203020

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