Kapchorwa District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 50 % in Western Div Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 629 domestic water points which serve a total of 99,738 people – 86,389 in rural areas. 51 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kapchorwa has 9 piped schemes.

Access

80%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

62

Management

98%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMK Amukol 815
Amukol
Population 815
CHM Chema 322
Chema
Population 322
KBY Kabeywa 97
Kabeywa
Population 97
CHP Chepteret 1,348
Chepteret
Population 1,348
GMG Gamogo 851
Gamogo
Population 851
KPC Eastern Div 671
Eastern Div
Population 671
KPS Kapsinda 302
Kapsinda
Population 302
KPT Kaptanya 168
Kaptanya
Population 168
KAT Western Div 705
Western Div
Population 705
KSR Kaserem 788
Kaserem
Population 788
SPI Sipi 1,087
Sipi
Population 1,087
TGR Tegeres 161
Tegeres
Population 161
KWW Kawowo 332
Kawowo
Population 332
MNR Munarya 197
Munarya
Population 197
KTC Central Div 2,439
Central Div
Population 2,439

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 %

AMK Amukol 91 %
Amukol
Population Served 3,800
CHM Chema 95 %
Chema
Population Served 9,092
CHP Chepteret 63 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 83 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,050
KAT Western Div 50 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,513
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 11,703
KPS Kapsinda 55 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 78 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,206
KSR Kaserem 85 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 13,348
KWW Kawowo 59 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 5,804
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 4,932
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,381

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 93 %
Urban Functionality 86 %

AMK Amukol 100 %
Amukol
Functional Sources 21
CHM Chema 100 %
Chema
Functional Sources 49
CHP Chepteret 100 %
Chepteret
Functional Sources 15
GMG Gamogo 100 %
Gamogo
Functional Sources 16
KAT Western Div 100 %
Western Div
Functional Sources 60
KBY Kabeywa 96 %
Kabeywa
Functional Sources 50
KPC Eastern Div 85 %
Eastern Div
Functional Sources 62
KPS Kapsinda 96 %
Kapsinda
Functional Sources 23
KPT Kaptanya 89 %
Kaptanya
Functional Sources 31
KSR Kaserem 100 %
Kaserem
Functional Sources 24
KTC Central Div 86 %
Central Div
Functional Sources 71
KWW Kawowo 96 %
Kawowo
Functional Sources 23
MNR Munarya 82 %
Munarya
Functional Sources 28
SPI Sipi 83 %
Sipi
Functional Sources 40
TGR Tegeres 92 %
Tegeres
Functional Sources 65

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 KapsindaRural8,1464,50355%96%--18-18---1-11-1------314---No
 2 KawowoRural7,5354,45059%96%--14-14----11---------9-9---No
 3 ChepteretRural4,4802,80062%100%--11-11---------------4-4---No
 4 ChemaRural9,5719,09295%100%--46-46------1-1------2-2---No
 5 KabeywaRural5,8045,51495%96%--23-23-------22------27-27---No
 6 GamogoRural3,6653,05083%100%--13-13---------------3-3---No
 7 SipiRural5,1934,93395%83%--31-31------314------6713108-14No
 8 KaseremRural5,0914,35085%100%--15-15---------------9-9---No
 9 AmukolRural4,1753,80091%100%--13-13---------------8-8---No
 10 TegeresRural9,8769,38295%92%--25-25-------11------40545---No
 11 MunaryaRural6,1095,80495%82%--20-20---------------8614---No
 12 KaptanyaRural7,9426,20678%89%--25-25------112------538---No
Total 77,58763,8858293002540254000112651100000012422146108014No
Kapchorwa MC                               
 1 Western DivRural21,48410,80050%100%--36-36---------------24-24---No
 2 Central DivUrban14,05113,34895%-86%-5-5------1-1------65127739612158No
 3 Eastern DivRural12,32011,70495%85%--30131-------11------32941---No
Total 47,85535,8537592860711720000001120000001212114239612158No
District 125,44299,7388093860325132600011276130000002454328850412172No

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