Maracha District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Maracha vary from 75 % in Oleba Sub-County to 95 % in Kijomoro Sub-County. Maracha has 916 domestic water points which serve a total of 177,352 people – 168,466 in rural areas. 155 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Maracha has 1 piped schemes.

Access

91%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

28

Management

94%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OLB Oleba 401
Oleba
Population 401
MTC Maracha TC 661
Maracha TC
Population 661
NYD Nyadri 618
Nyadri
Population 618
OLF Olufee 427
Olufee
Population 427
YVU Yivu 384
Yivu
Population 384
TRA Tara 414
Tara
Population 414
KJM Kijomoro 447
Kijomoro
Population 447
OLV Oluvu 453
Oluvu
Population 453

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 91 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

KJM Kijomoro 95 %
Kijomoro
Population Served 29,763
MTC Maracha TC 95 %
Maracha TC
Population Served 8,884
NYD Nyadri 95 %
Nyadri
Population Served 19,573
OLB Oleba 75 %
Oleba
Population Served 25,248
OLF Olufee 95 %
Olufee
Population Served 23,659
OLV Oluvu 89 %
Oluvu
Population Served 28,066
TRA Tara 95 %
Tara
Population Served 16,958
YVU Yivu 95 %
Yivu
Population Served 25,196

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 84 %
Urban Functionality 76 %

KJM Kijomoro 85 %
Kijomoro
Functional Sources 122
MTC Maracha TC 76 %
Maracha TC
Functional Sources 74
NYD Nyadri 86 %
Nyadri
Functional Sources 111
OLB Oleba 86 %
Oleba
Functional Sources 90
OLF Olufee 81 %
Olufee
Functional Sources 94
OLV Oluvu 82 %
Oluvu
Functional Sources 107
TRA Tara 91 %
Tara
Functional Sources 72
YVU Yivu 80 %
Yivu
Functional Sources 91

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
MARACHA                               
 1 OlebaRural33,67625,24875%86%--35439911041748538------------No
 2 TaraRural17,85116,95895%91%--191209110315365-5------8-8---No
 3 OluvuRural31,38228,06689%82%--70108012315169259211------------No
 4 NyadriRural20,60419,57495%86%--5310631211327633819------11-11---No
 5 Maracha TCUrban9,3538,88595%-76%-21122325617224------42186049110No
 6 YivuRural26,52325,19795%80%--378457-74110516511------------No
 7 KijomoroRural31,33029,76495%85%--7498381936945437------------No
 8 OlufeeRural24,90523,66095%81%--63770527209296410---------202-16No
Total 195,624177,35291847603725042265117621856274452065000000611879251126No
District 195,624177,35291847603725042265117621856274452065000000611879251126No

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 GFS11000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS11000100010
Groundwater based/Not GFS33000010010
Total55000110020

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