Kumi District

by September 25, 2017

The access rates in Kumi vary from 36 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 786 domestic water points which serve a total of 201,690 people – 181,109 in rural areas. 106 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kumi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

77%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

47

Management

96%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Northern Div 1,204
Northern Div
Population 1,204
ATT Atutur 226
Atutur
Population 226
KNY Kanyum 328
Kanyum
Population 328
KMI Kumi 164
Kumi
Population 164
MKN Mukongoro 345
Mukongoro
Population 345
NYR Nyero 337
Nyero
Population 337
ONG Ongino 151
Ongino
Population 151
Southern Div Unknown
Southern Div
Population 0

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 77 %
Rural Access 82 %
Urban Access 52 %

ATT Atutur 85 %
Atutur
Population Served 20,080
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 18,208
KNY Kanyum 72 %
Kanyum
Population Served 33,036
KTC Northern Div 68 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,275
MKN Mukongoro 66 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 33,892
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 34,307
ONG Ongino 91 %
Ongino
Population Served 41,580
Southern Div 36 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,306

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 86 %
Urban Functionality 91 %

ATT Atutur 86 %
Atutur
Functional Sources 74
KMI Kumi 91 %
Kumi
Functional Sources 81
KNY Kanyum 88 %
Kanyum
Functional Sources 121
KTC Northern Div 92 %
Northern Div
Functional Sources 33
MKN Mukongoro 84 %
Mukongoro
Functional Sources 109
NYR Nyero 84 %
Nyero
Functional Sources 112
ONG Ongino 85 %
Ongino
Functional Sources 123
Southern Div 90 %
Southern Div
Functional Sources 27

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
KUMI                               
 1 AtuturRural23,60720,08085%86%--3413522432537325------325---No
 2 OnginoRural45,90241,58091%85%-50%---261642924965-5-111-1-11---No
 3 KanyumRural45,70133,03672%88%--621632052537643246------------No
 4 MukongoroRural51,14833,89266%84%--2722921103158462347-11----11---No
 5 NyeroRural36,11734,31195%84%--1411535104557865628-------11---No
 6 KumiRural19,16818,21095%91%-100%1611714216443477293-3---------No
Total 221,643181,109828606714251471124415630229331241337325101358000No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Northern DivUrban19,57213,27568%-92%-2-2415212231-1------5-53148732No
 2 Southern DivUrban20,3797,30636%-90%-131145278-81-1------------No
Total 39,95120,58152909102622815419473504150000005053148732No
District 261,594201,690778691671687175127481753493238128144232510185133148732No

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 GFS20021000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS21000101000
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Total51020101000

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