Bukwo District

by May 24, 2017

The access rates in Bukwo vary from 56 % in Suam Sub-County to 95 % in Chesower Sub-County. Bukwo has 590 domestic water points which serve a total of 80,888 people – 72,582 in rural areas. 98 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukwo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

80%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

60

Management

91%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRT Kortek 612
Kortek
Population 612
BKW Bukwo 318
Bukwo
Population 318
BTC Bukwo TC 950
Bukwo TC
Population 950
CHP Chepkwasta 96
Chepkwasta
Population 96
SNN Senendet 685
Senendet
Population 685
KPT Kaptererwo 269
Kaptererwo
Population 269
RWO Riwo 118
Riwo
Population 118
TLL Tulel 523
Tulel
Population 523
KBI Kabei 444
Kabei
Population 444
SUM Suam 171
Suam
Population 171
CHS Chesower 56
Chesower
Population 56
KMT Kamet 387
Kamet
Population 387

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 80 %
Rural Access 78 %
Urban Access 95 %

BKW Bukwo 95 %
Bukwo
Population Served 9,164
BTC Bukwo TC 95 %
Bukwo TC
Population Served 8,305
CHP Chepkwasta 95 %
Chepkwasta
Population Served 9,250
CHS Chesower 95 %
Chesower
Population Served 7,161
KBI Kabei 90 %
Kabei
Population Served 6,518
KMT Kamet 90 %
Kamet
Population Served 5,412
KPT Kaptererwo 71 %
Kaptererwo
Population Served 7,156
KRT Kortek 65 %
Kortek
Population Served 4,300
RWO Riwo 63 %
Riwo
Population Served 4,909
SNN Senendet 62 %
Senendet
Population Served 6,200
SUM Suam 56 %
Suam
Population Served 6,850
TLL Tulel 95 %
Tulel
Population Served 5,660

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 51 %

BKW Bukwo 94 %
Bukwo
Functional Sources 77
BTC Bukwo TC 51 %
Bukwo TC
Functional Sources 29
CHP Chepkwasta 97 %
Chepkwasta
Functional Sources 88
CHS Chesower 74 %
Chesower
Functional Sources 42
KBI Kabei 88 %
Kabei
Functional Sources 36
KMT Kamet 91 %
Kamet
Functional Sources 32
KPT Kaptererwo 93 %
Kaptererwo
Functional Sources 42
KRT Kortek 100 %
Kortek
Functional Sources 25
RWO Riwo 78 %
Riwo
Functional Sources 21
SNN Senendet 87 %
Senendet
Functional Sources 34
SUM Suam 55 %
Suam
Functional Sources 24
TLL Tulel 89 %
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 KortekRural6,6394,30065%100%--11-11---------------14-14---No
 2 KametRural5,9825,41290%91%--9-9------2-2------21324---No
 3 KabeiRural7,2386,51890%88%--14216------3-3------19322---No
 4 SuamRural12,1656,85056%55%--235---------------221739---No
 5 Bukwo TCUrban8,7438,30695%-51%-415224---3-3------202545---No
 6 RiwoRural7,8434,90963%78%--92113-3-11112------8210---No
 7 TulelRural5,9585,66095%89%--10-10-------11------32436---No
 8 KaptererwoRural10,0217,15671%93%--2-21-12-21-1------36339---No
 9 SenendetRural10,0156,20062%87%--527---------------29332---No
 10 BukwoRural9,6479,16595%94%--7-71-1---314------66470---No
 11 ChesowerRural7,5387,16195%74%--19-19------213------211435---No
 12 ChepkwastaRural9,7389,25195%97%--18-189-9---1-1------60363---No
Total 101,52780,888808751011010120162182131642000000034881429000No
District 101,52780,888808751011010120162182131642000000034881429000No

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