Katakwi District

by March 29, 2017

The access rates in Katakwi vary from 88 % in Katakwi Sub-County to 95 % in Katakwi TC Sub-County. Katakwi has 683 domestic water points which serve a total of 164,562 people – 157,491 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

92%

Equity

34

Management

93%

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 644
Katakwi TC
Population 644
NGR Ngariam 40
Ngariam
Population 40
ONG Ongongoja 35
Ongongoja
Population 35
USK Usuk 93
Usuk
Population 93
MGR Magoro 80
Magoro
Population 80
KTK Katakwi 152
Katakwi
Population 152
OMD Omodoi 117
Omodoi
Population 117
KPJ Kapujan 172
Kapujan
Population 172
PLM Palam 34
Palam
Population 34

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 91 %
Kapujan
Population Served 14,142
KTC Katakwi TC 95 %
Katakwi TC
Population Served 7,071
KTK Katakwi 88 %
Katakwi
Population Served 34,806
MGR Magoro 91 %
Magoro
Population Served 18,162
NGR Ngariam 95 %
Ngariam
Population Served 8,984
OMD Omodoi 95 %
Omodoi
Population Served 17,370
ONG Ongongoja 95 %
Ongongoja
Population Served 16,958
PLM Palam 95 %
Palam
Population Served 13,461
TRM Toroma 95 %
Toroma
Population Served 12,036
USK Usuk 95 %
Usuk
Population Served 21,565

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 92 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

KPJ Kapujan 85 %
Kapujan
Functional Sources 46
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 91 %
Ngariam
Functional Sources 53
OMD Omodoi 94 %
Omodoi
Functional Sources 61
ONG Ongongoja 92 %
Ongongoja
Functional Sources 58
PLM Palam 91 %
Palam
Functional Sources 42
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 MagoroRural19,89118,16291%92%-100%---1-154357-223-31-15-5---No
 2 KapujanRural15,50214,14291%85%-----16-1628331257------------No
 3 ToromaRural12,67012,03795%100%-----1-145-453-3------------No
Total 48,06344,341929201000001801812761335712303101505000No
USUK                               
 1 Katakwi TCUrban7,4437,07195%-96%-1-17-711213415------44-442123730No
 2 OmodoiRural18,28517,37195%94%-----51656359---------------No
 3 NgariamRural9,4588,98595%91%-----6-646450112------------No
 4 PalamRural14,17013,46295%91%-100%---5-537441------1-1------No
 5 UsukRural22,70221,56795%88%-75%1-12247810882-2314---1-1---No
 6 OngongojaRural17,85316,96095%92%-100%---1-157562---2-2---------No
 7 KatakwiRural39,40934,80688%97%-----2112293194-11------------No
Total 129,320120,2219393968620247451378294077310516101450452123730No
District 177,383164,562939296912026546950535540121022819202500502123730No

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