Kumi District

by November 23, 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 202,008 people – 181,427 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

48

Management

96%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Northern Div 1,212
Northern Div
Population 1,212
ATT Atutur 227
Atutur
Population 227
KNY Kanyum 330
Kanyum
Population 330
KMI Kumi 165
Kumi
Population 165
MKN Mukongoro 347
Mukongoro
Population 347
NYR Nyero 339
Nyero
Population 339
ONG Ongino 152
Ongino
Population 152
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 81 %
Urban Access 51 %

ATT Atutur 85 %
Atutur
Population Served 20,080
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 18,318
KNY Kanyum 72 %
Kanyum
Population Served 33,036
KTC Northern Div 67 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,275
MKN Mukongoro 66 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 33,892
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 34,514
ONG Ongino 90 %
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 AtuturRural23,75020,08085%86%--3413522432537325------325---No
 2 OnginoRural46,18041,58090%85%-50%---261642924965-5-111-1-11---No
 3 KanyumRural45,97733,03672%88%--621632052537643246------------No
 4 MukongoroRural51,45833,89266%84%--2722921103158462347-11----11---No
 5 NyeroRural36,33534,51895%84%--1411535104557865628-------11---No
 6 KumiRural19,28418,32095%91%-100%1611714216443477293-3---------No
Total 222,984181,427818606714251471124415630229331241337325101358000No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Northern DivUrban19,69013,27567%-92%-2-2415212231-1------5-53148732No
 2 Southern DivUrban20,5027,30636%-90%-131145278-81-1------------No
Total 40,19220,58151909102622815419473504150000005053148732No
District 263,176202,008778691671687175127481753493238128144232510185133148732No

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