Maracha District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Maracha vary from 76 % in Oleba Sub-County to 95 % in Kijomoro Sub-County. Maracha has 933 domestic water points which serve a total of 181,193 people – 171,761 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

27

Management

94%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OLB Oleba 408
Oleba
Population 408
MTC Maracha TC 702
Maracha TC
Population 702
NYD Nyadri 613
Nyadri
Population 613
OLF Olufee 430
Olufee
Population 430
YVU Yivu 390
Yivu
Population 390
TRA Tara 418
Tara
Population 418
KJM Kijomoro 457
Kijomoro
Population 457
OLV Oluvu 458
Oluvu
Population 458

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 91 %
Urban Access 95 %

KJM Kijomoro 95 %
Kijomoro
Population Served 30,410
MTC Maracha TC 95 %
Maracha TC
Population Served 9,431
NYD Nyadri 95 %
Nyadri
Population Served 19,439
OLB Oleba 76 %
Oleba
Population Served 26,048
OLF Olufee 95 %
Olufee
Population Served 23,866
OLV Oluvu 92 %
Oluvu
Population Served 29,266
TRA Tara 95 %
Tara
Population Served 17,129
YVU Yivu 95 %
Yivu
Population Served 25,598

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 123
MTC Maracha TC 76 %
Maracha TC
Functional Sources 77
NYD Nyadri 87 %
Nyadri
Functional Sources 111
OLB Oleba 86 %
Oleba
Functional Sources 93
OLF Olufee 81 %
Olufee
Functional Sources 96
OLV Oluvu 82 %
Oluvu
Functional Sources 112
TRA Tara 90 %
Tara
Functional Sources 73
YVU Yivu 80 %
Yivu
Functional Sources 93

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 OlebaRural34,24026,04876%86%--364401011142749538------------No
 2 TaraRural18,03217,13095%90%--191209110326385-5------8-8---No
 3 OluvuRural31,70829,26692%82%--73108312315189279211------------No
 4 NyadriRural20,46319,44095%87%--5310631211327532819------11-11---No
 5 Maracha TCUrban9,9289,43295%-76%-22123426617325------42186049110No
 6 YivuRural26,94625,59995%80%--378457-74310536511------------No
 7 KijomoroRural32,01230,41195%85%--7498381937946437------------No
 8 OlufeeRural25,12323,86795%81%--64771527219306410---------202-16No
Total 198,452181,19391847603785042867117822656282462066000000611879251126No
District 198,452181,19391847603785042867117822656282462066000000611879251126No

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