Katakwi District

by September 25, 2017

The access rates in Katakwi vary from 88 % in Katakwi Sub-County to 95 % in Kapujan Sub-County. Katakwi has 690 domestic water points which serve a total of 167,060 people – 159,028 in rural areas. 49 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Katakwi has 1 piped schemes.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

31

Management

92%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
TRM Toroma 169
Toroma
Population 169
KTC Katakwi TC 732
Katakwi TC
Population 732
NGR Ngariam 50
Ngariam
Population 50
ONG Ongongoja 35
Ongongoja
Population 35
USK Usuk 94
Usuk
Population 94
MGR Magoro 82
Magoro
Population 82
KTK Katakwi 154
Katakwi
Population 154
OMD Omodoi 117
Omodoi
Population 117
KPJ Kapujan 156
Kapujan
Population 156
PLM Palam 33
Palam
Population 33

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access 95 %

KPJ Kapujan 95 %
Kapujan
Population Served 13,386
KTC Katakwi TC 95 %
Katakwi TC
Population Served 8,032
KTK Katakwi 88 %
Katakwi
Population Served 35,106
MGR Magoro 90 %
Magoro
Population Served 18,162
NGR Ngariam 95 %
Ngariam
Population Served 11,187
OMD Omodoi 95 %
Omodoi
Population Served 17,402
ONG Ongongoja 95 %
Ongongoja
Population Served 16,924
PLM Palam 95 %
Palam
Population Served 13,004
TRM Toroma 95 %
Toroma
Population Served 12,048
USK Usuk 95 %
Usuk
Population Served 21,801

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 93 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

KPJ Kapujan 86 %
Kapujan
Functional Sources 48
KTC Katakwi TC 96 %
Katakwi TC
Functional Sources 67
KTK Katakwi 97 %
Katakwi
Functional Sources 115
MGR Magoro 92 %
Magoro
Functional Sources 60
NGR Ngariam 92 %
Ngariam
Functional Sources 54
OMD Omodoi 94 %
Omodoi
Functional Sources 61
ONG Ongongoja 92 %
Ongongoja
Functional Sources 59
PLM Palam 91 %
Palam
Functional Sources 43
TRM Toroma 100 %
Toroma
Functional Sources 49
USK Usuk 88 %
Usuk
Functional Sources 85

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
USUK                               
 1 Katakwi TCUrban8,4558,03295%-96%-1-17-711213415------44-442123730No
 2 OmodoiRural18,32017,40495%94%-----51656359---------------No
 3 NgariamRural11,77711,18895%92%-----6-647451112------------No
 4 PalamRural13,68913,00595%91%-100%---5-538442------1-1------No
 5 UsukRural22,95021,80395%88%-75%1-12247910892-2314---1-1---No
 6 OngongojaRural17,81616,92595%92%-100%---1-158563---2-2---------No
 7 KatakwiRural39,96135,10688%97%-----2112294195-11------------No
Total 132,968123,4629393968620247451383294127310516101450452123730No
TOROMA                               
 1 MagoroRural20,23218,16290%92%-100%---1-154357-223-31-15-5---No
 2 KapujanRural14,09213,38795%86%-----16-1630333257------------No
 3 ToromaRural12,68312,04995%100%-----1-145-453-3------------No
Total 47,00743,598939201000001801812961355712303101505000No
District 179,975167,060939396912026546951235547121022819202500502123730No

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 GFS11001000000
Unknown/Not GFS32000000000
Total43000000000

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