Bukwo District

by August 16, 2017

The access rates in Bukwo vary from 56 % in Suam Sub-County to 95 % in Chesower Sub-County. Bukwo has 593 domestic water points which serve a total of 79,968 people – 73,353 in rural areas. 98 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukwo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

78%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

61

Management

91%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRT Kortek 619
Kortek
Population 619
BKW Bukwo 322
Bukwo
Population 322
BTC Bukwo TC 960
Bukwo TC
Population 960
CHP Chepkwasta 97
Chepkwasta
Population 97
SNN Senendet 692
Senendet
Population 692
KPT Kaptererwo 272
Kaptererwo
Population 272
RWO Riwo 119
Riwo
Population 119
TLL Tulel 528
Tulel
Population 528
KBI Kabei 448
Kabei
Population 448
SUM Suam 173
Suam
Population 173
CHS Chesower 57
Chesower
Population 57
KMT Kamet 391
Kamet
Population 391

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 78 %
Rural Access 78 %
Urban Access 75 %

BKW Bukwo 95 %
Bukwo
Population Served 9,257
BTC Bukwo TC 75 %
Bukwo TC
Population Served 6,615
CHP Chepkwasta 95 %
Chepkwasta
Population Served 9,344
CHS Chesower 95 %
Chesower
Population Served 7,233
KBI Kabei 87 %
Kabei
Population Served 6,368
KMT Kamet 90 %
Kamet
Population Served 5,412
KPT Kaptererwo 72 %
Kaptererwo
Population Served 7,306
KRT Kortek 64 %
Kortek
Population Served 4,300
RWO Riwo 62 %
Riwo
Population Served 4,909
SNN Senendet 66 %
Senendet
Population Served 6,656
SUM Suam 56 %
Suam
Population Served 6,850
TLL Tulel 95 %
Tulel
Population Served 5,717

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 45 %

BKW Bukwo 91 %
Bukwo
Functional Sources 90
BTC Bukwo TC 45 %
Bukwo TC
Functional Sources 19
CHP Chepkwasta 97 %
Chepkwasta
Functional Sources 85
CHS Chesower 74 %
Chesower
Functional Sources 42
KBI Kabei 88 %
Kabei
Functional Sources 35
KMT Kamet 91 %
Kamet
Functional Sources 32
KPT Kaptererwo 93 %
Kaptererwo
Functional Sources 43
KRT Kortek 100 %
Kortek
Functional Sources 25
RWO Riwo 78 %
Riwo
Functional Sources 21
SNN Senendet 88 %
Senendet
Functional Sources 37
SUM Suam 55 %
Suam
Functional Sources 24
TLL Tulel 88 %
Tulel
Functional Sources 42

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
KONGASIS                               
 1 KortekRural6,7064,30064%100%--11-11---------------14-14---No
 2 KametRural6,0435,41290%91%--9-9------2-2------21324---No
 3 KabeiRural7,3116,36887%88%--14216------3-3------18321---No
 4 SuamRural12,2886,85056%55%--235---------------221739---No
 5 Bukwo TCUrban8,8326,61575%-45%-3-3224---3-3------112132---No
 6 RiwoRural7,9234,90962%78%--92113-3-11112------8210---No
 7 TulelRural6,0195,71895%88%--10-10-------11------32537---No
 8 KaptererwoRural10,1227,30672%93%--2-21-12-21-1------37340---No
 9 SenendetRural10,1166,65666%88%--5271-1---1-1------30333---No
 10 BukwoRural9,7459,25895%91%--8191-1---314------78785---No
 11 ChesowerRural7,6157,23495%74%--19-19------213------211435---No
 12 ChepkwastaRural9,8379,34595%97%--18-189-9---1-1------57360---No
Total 102,55779,971788645011010120172192131742100000034981430000No
District 102,54679,968788645011010120172192131742100000034981430000No

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
Unknown/GFS10000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS85020500100
Total95020500100

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