Katakwi District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Katakwi vary from 88 % in Katakwi Sub-County to 95 % in Katakwi TC Sub-County. Katakwi has 687 domestic water points which serve a total of 165,673 people – 158,543 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

34

Management

93%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
TRM Toroma 171
Toroma
Population 171
KTC Katakwi TC 649
Katakwi TC
Population 649
NGR Ngariam 40
Ngariam
Population 40
ONG Ongongoja 36
Ongongoja
Population 36
USK Usuk 94
Usuk
Population 94
MGR Magoro 81
Magoro
Population 81
KTK Katakwi 154
Katakwi
Population 154
OMD Omodoi 118
Omodoi
Population 118
KPJ Kapujan 174
Kapujan
Population 174
PLM Palam 35
Palam
Population 35

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 92 %
Kapujan
Population Served 14,442
KTC Katakwi TC 95 %
Katakwi TC
Population Served 7,130
KTK Katakwi 88 %
Katakwi
Population Served 34,806
MGR Magoro 91 %
Magoro
Population Served 18,162
NGR Ngariam 95 %
Ngariam
Population Served 9,060
OMD Omodoi 95 %
Omodoi
Population Served 17,516
ONG Ongongoja 95 %
Ongongoja
Population Served 17,101
PLM Palam 95 %
Palam
Population Served 13,574
TRM Toroma 95 %
Toroma
Population Served 12,136
USK Usuk 95 %
Usuk
Population Served 21,746

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 85 %
Kapujan
Functional Sources 47
KTC Katakwi TC 96 %
Katakwi TC
Functional Sources 67
KTK Katakwi 97 %
Katakwi
Functional Sources 114
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 84

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
TOROMA                               
 1 MagoroRural20,05818,16291%92%-100%---1-154357-223-31-15-5---No
 2 KapujanRural15,63214,44292%85%-----16-1629332257------------No
 3 ToromaRural12,77612,13795%100%-----1-145-453-3------------No
Total 48,46644,742929201000001801812861345712303101505000No
USUK                               
 1 Katakwi TCUrban7,5067,13195%-96%-1-17-711213415------44-442123730No
 2 OmodoiRural18,43917,51795%94%-----51656359---------------No
 3 NgariamRural9,5379,06095%92%-----6-647451112------------No
 4 PalamRural14,28913,57595%91%-100%---5-538442------1-1------No
 5 UsukRural22,89321,74895%88%-75%1-12247810882-2314---1-1---No
 6 OngongojaRural18,00317,10395%92%-100%---1-158563---2-2---------No
 7 KatakwiRural39,74034,80688%97%-----2112293194-11------------No
Total 130,407120,9399393968620247451381294107310516101450452123730No
District 178,859165,673939396912026546950935544121022819202500502123730No

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