Kapchorwa District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 56 % in Kawowo Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 630 domestic water points which serve a total of 97,150 people – 84,448 in rural areas. 108 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kapchorwa has 9 piped schemes.

Access

86%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

60

Management

91%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMK Amukol 801
Amukol
Population 801
CHM Chema 318
Chema
Population 318
KBY Kabeywa 97
Kabeywa
Population 97
CHP Chepteret 1,312
Chepteret
Population 1,312
GMG Gamogo 832
Gamogo
Population 832
KPC Kapchesombe 449
Kapchesombe
Population 449
KPS Kapsinda 274
Kapsinda
Population 274
KPT Kaptanya 247
Kaptanya
Population 247
KAT Kapteret 379
Kapteret
Population 379
KSR Kaserem 788
Kaserem
Population 788
SPI Sipi 1,142
Sipi
Population 1,142
TGR Tegeres 158
Tegeres
Population 158
KWW Kawowo 334
Kawowo
Population 334
MNR Munarya 191
Munarya
Population 191
KTC Kapchorwa TC 2,321
Kapchorwa TC
Population 2,321

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 86 %
Rural Access 85 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 93 %
Amukol
Population Served 3,800
CHM Chema 95 %
Chema
Population Served 8,982
CHP Chepteret 61 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,650
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,404
KAT Kapteret 93 %
Kapteret
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,482
KPC Kapchesombe 62 %
Kapchesombe
Population Served 5,103
KPS Kapsinda 61 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 95 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 11,089
KSR Kaserem 85 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Kapchorwa TC 95 %
Kapchorwa TC
Population Served 12,702
KWW Kawowo 56 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,250
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 5,608
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,183
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,244

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 71 %

AMK Amukol 90 %
Amukol
Functional Sources 19
CHM Chema 78 %
Chema
Functional Sources 38
CHP Chepteret 100 %
Chepteret
Functional Sources 13
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Functional Sources 18
KAT Kapteret 72 %
Kapteret
Functional Sources 43
KBY Kabeywa 92 %
Kabeywa
Functional Sources 49
KPC Kapchesombe 75 %
Kapchesombe
Functional Sources 21
KPS Kapsinda 96 %
Kapsinda
Functional Sources 23
KPT Kaptanya 80 %
Kaptanya
Functional Sources 65
KSR Kaserem 88 %
Kaserem
Functional Sources 21
KTC Kapchorwa TC 71 %
Kapchorwa TC
Functional Sources 58
KWW Kawowo 96 %
Kawowo
Functional Sources 22
MNR Munarya 94 %
Munarya
Functional Sources 32
SPI Sipi 94 %
Sipi
Functional Sources 45
TGR Tegeres 77 %
Tegeres
Functional Sources 55

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
Tingey                               
 1 KapsindaRural7,4014,50361%96%--17118---1-11-1------4-4---No
 2 KapteretRural11,57210,80093%72%--31536---------------121224---No
 3 KawowoRural7,5614,25056%96%--13-13----11---------9-9---No
 4 Kapchorwa TCUrban13,37112,70295%-71%-235------1-1------55217639612158No
 5 ChepteretRural4,3582,65061%100%--11-11---1-1---------1-1---No
 6 KapchesombeRural8,2375,10362%75%--15621-------11------6-6---No
 7 ChemaRural9,4558,98295%78%--351146------1-1------2-2---No
 8 KabeywaRural5,7725,48395%92%--22123------112------26228---No
 9 GamogoRural3,5833,40495%95%--13-13---213---------3-3---No
 10 SipiRural5,4575,18495%94%--28331------4-4------13-13108-14No
 11 KaseremRural5,0884,35085%88%--14115---------------729---No
 12 AmukolRural4,1073,80093%90%--11213---------------8-8---No
 13 TegeresRural9,7309,24495%77%--18624----11-11------37845---No
 14 MunaryaRural5,9045,60995%94%--19120---------------13114---No
 15 KaptanyaRural11,67311,08995%80%--31435-------22------341044---No
Total 113,26997,15486857102804432400043785130000002305628650412172No
District 113,26197,15086857102804432400043785130000002305628650412172No

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
Surface Water Based/GFS97021400120
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Unknown/GFS88001100000
Total1815020500120

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