Kitgum District

by May 26, 2018

The access rates in Kitgum vary from 95 % in Kitgum Matidi Sub-County to 95 % in Kitgum TC Sub-County. Kitgum has 1,372 domestic water points which serve a total of 170,311 people – 159,800 in rural areas. 538 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kitgum has 1 piped schemes.

Access

95%

Rural Functionality

59%

Equity

11

Management

93%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KMT Kitgum Matidi 131
Kitgum Matidi
Population 131
LAK Labongo Akwang 61
Labongo Akwang
Population 61
LAM Labongo Amida 69
Labongo Amida
Population 69
LLY Labongo Layamo 106
Labongo Layamo
Population 106
LGR Lagoro 65
Lagoro
Population 65
MCW Mucwini 41
Mucwini
Population 41
NMK Namokora 39
Namokora
Population 39
OAN Omiya Anyima 71
Omiya Anyima
Population 71
ORM Orom 16
Orom
Population 16
KTC Kitgum TC 366
Kitgum TC
Population 366

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 95 %
Rural Access 95 %
Urban Access 95 %

KMT Kitgum Matidi 95 %
Kitgum Matidi
Population Served 16,587
KTC Kitgum TC NWSC
Kitgum TC
Population Served NWSC
LAK Labongo Akwang 95 %
Labongo Akwang
Population Served 15,719
LAM Labongo Amida 95 %
Labongo Amida
Population Served 15,719
LGR Lagoro 95 %
Lagoro
Population Served 15,719
LLY Labongo Layamo 95 %
Labongo Layamo
Population Served 11,669
MCW Mucwini 95 %
Mucwini
Population Served 21,215
NMK Namokora 95 %
Namokora
Population Served 14,176
OAN Omiya Anyima 95 %
Omiya Anyima
Population Served 21,119
ORM Orom 95 %
Orom
Population Served 27,869

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 95 %
Rural Access 95 %
Urban Access 95 %

KMT Kitgum Matidi 95 %
Kitgum Matidi
Population Served 16,587
KTC Kitgum TC NWSC
Kitgum TC
Population Served NWSC
LAK Labongo Akwang 95 %
Labongo Akwang
Population Served 15,719
LAM Labongo Amida 95 %
Labongo Amida
Population Served 15,719
LGR Lagoro 95 %
Lagoro
Population Served 15,719
LLY Labongo Layamo 95 %
Labongo Layamo
Population Served 11,669
MCW Mucwini 95 %
Mucwini
Population Served 21,215
NMK Namokora 95 %
Namokora
Population Served 14,176
OAN Omiya Anyima 95 %
Omiya Anyima
Population Served 21,119
ORM Orom 95 %
Orom
Population Served 27,869

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 59 %
Urban Functionality 73 %

KMT Kitgum Matidi 55 %
Kitgum Matidi
Functional Sources 73
KTC Kitgum TC NWSC
Kitgum TC
Functional Sources 116
LAK Labongo Akwang 53 %
Labongo Akwang
Functional Sources 68
LAM Labongo Amida 68 %
Labongo Amida
Functional Sources 94
LGR Lagoro 45 %
Lagoro
Functional Sources 55
LLY Labongo Layamo 71 %
Labongo Layamo
Functional Sources 69
MCW Mucwini 67 %
Mucwini
Functional Sources 106
NMK Namokora 59 %
Namokora
Functional Sources 65
OAN Omiya Anyima 58 %
Omiya Anyima
Functional Sources 74
ORM Orom 58 %
Orom
Functional Sources 114

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
Chua                               
 1 Labongo AmidaRural16,54715,72095%68%-100%---1-19025115320231-1---------No
 2 Omiya AnyimaRural22,23221,12095%58%------1166228883139------------No
 3 Labongo LayamoRural12,28311,66995%71%-100%---1-165208538111-1---------No
 4 NamokoraRural14,92314,17795%59%-50%------54197372633112---415---No
 5 MucwiniRural22,33321,21695%67%-100%---12310027127524291-1---------No
 6 LagoroRural16,54715,72095%45%-----134534295-2121-22---123---No
 7 Labongo AkwangRural16,54715,72095%53%-100%----33643498423271-1----11---No
 8 Kitgum TCUrban11,065NWSCNWSC-73%-4-45168730117191130------1-1511168244Yes
 9 OromRural29,33827,87195%58%-----5161054915443236------------No
 10 Kitgum MatidiRural17,46016,58795%55%--------703310332629------------No
Total 179,267170,304955973634041411257543011,055562222785380006410511168244No
District 179,267170,304955973634041411257543011,055562222785380006410516168245No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS73310101220
Unknown/GFS10100000000
Unknown/Not GFS62400000000
Total156810101220

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