Kapchorwa District

by May 24, 2017

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 56 % in Kawowo Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 631 domestic water points which serve a total of 97,078 people – 84,433 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

58

Management

91%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMK Amukol 798
Amukol
Population 798
CHM Chema 316
Chema
Population 316
KBY Kabeywa 96
Kabeywa
Population 96
CHP Chepteret 1,306
Chepteret
Population 1,306
GMG Gamogo 828
Gamogo
Population 828
KPC Kapchesombe 447
Kapchesombe
Population 447
KPS Kapsinda 273
Kapsinda
Population 273
KPT Kaptanya 245
Kaptanya
Population 245
KAT Kapteret 378
Kapteret
Population 378
KSR Kaserem 784
Kaserem
Population 784
SPI Sipi 1,137
Sipi
Population 1,137
TGR Tegeres 157
Tegeres
Population 157
KWW Kawowo 332
Kawowo
Population 332
MNR Munarya 190
Munarya
Population 190
KTC Kapchorwa TC 2,310
Kapchorwa TC
Population 2,310

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 8,941
CHP Chepteret 66 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,850
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,389
KAT Kapteret 94 %
Kapteret
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,459
KPC Kapchesombe 62 %
Kapchesombe
Population Served 5,103
KPS Kapsinda 61 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 95 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 11,039
KSR Kaserem 86 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Kapchorwa TC 95 %
Kapchorwa TC
Population Served 12,645
KWW Kawowo 56 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,250
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 5,583
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,160
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,202

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 14
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 KapsindaRural7,3684,50361%96%--17118---1-11-1------4-4---No
 2 KapteretRural11,52010,80094%72%--31536---------------121224---No
 3 KawowoRural7,5274,25056%96%--13-13----11---------9-9---No
 4 Kapchorwa TCUrban13,31112,64595%-71%-235------1-1------55217639612158No
 5 ChepteretRural4,3392,85066%100%--12-12---1-1---------1-1---No
 6 KapchesombeRural8,2005,10362%75%--15621-------11------6-6---No
 7 ChemaRural9,4138,94295%78%--351146------1-1------2-2---No
 8 KabeywaRural5,7465,45995%92%--22123------112------26228---No
 9 GamogoRural3,5673,38995%95%--13-13---213---------3-3---No
 10 SipiRural5,4325,16095%94%--28331------4-4------13-13108-14No
 11 KaseremRural5,0664,35086%88%--14115---------------729---No
 12 AmukolRural4,0893,80093%90%--11213---------------8-8---No
 13 TegeresRural9,6879,20395%77%--18624----11-11------37845---No
 14 MunaryaRural5,8775,58395%94%--19120---------------13114---No
 15 KaptanyaRural11,62111,04095%80%--31435-------22------341044---No
Total 112,76397,07886857102814432500043785130000002305628650412172No
District 112,76397,07886857102814432500043785130000002305628650412172No

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