Kapchorwa District

by May 26, 2018

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 50 % in Western Div Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 635 domestic water points which serve a total of 100,180 people – 86,731 in rural areas. 51 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kapchorwa has 9 piped schemes.

Access

79%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

65

Management

98%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMK Amukol 821
Amukol
Population 821
CHM Chema 324
Chema
Population 324
KBY Kabeywa 98
Kabeywa
Population 98
CHP Chepteret 1,358
Chepteret
Population 1,358
GMG Gamogo 857
Gamogo
Population 857
KPC Eastern Div 676
Eastern Div
Population 676
KPS Kapsinda 304
Kapsinda
Population 304
KPT Kaptanya 169
Kaptanya
Population 169
KAT Western Div 710
Western Div
Population 710
KSR Kaserem 794
Kaserem
Population 794
SPI Sipi 1,095
Sipi
Population 1,095
TGR Tegeres 162
Tegeres
Population 162
KWW Kawowo 335
Kawowo
Population 335
MNR Munarya 199
Munarya
Population 199
KTC Central Div 2,457
Central Div
Population 2,457

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 79 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 90 %
Amukol
Population Served 3,800
CHM Chema 95 %
Chema
Population Served 9,160
CHP Chepteret 62 %
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 5,555
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 11,791
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 13,448
KWW Kawowo 59 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 5,847
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 4,969
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,447

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 79 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 90 %
Amukol
Population Served 3,800
CHM Chema 95 %
Chema
Population Served 9,160
CHP Chepteret 62 %
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 5,555
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 11,791
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 13,448
KWW Kawowo 59 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 5,847
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 4,969
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,447

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 85 %
Munarya
Functional Sources 34
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 KapsindaRural8,2074,50355%96%--18-18---1-11-1------314---No
 2 KawowoRural7,5914,45059%96%--14-14----11---------9-9---No
 3 ChepteretRural4,5142,80062%100%--11-11---------------4-4---No
 4 ChemaRural9,6439,16195%100%--46-46------1-1------2-2---No
 5 KabeywaRural5,8475,55595%96%--23-23-------22------27-27---No
 6 GamogoRural3,6933,05083%100%--13-13---------------3-3---No
 7 SipiRural5,2324,97095%83%--31-31------314------6713108-14No
 8 KaseremRural5,1294,35085%100%--15-15---------------9-9---No
 9 AmukolRural4,2063,80090%100%--13-13---------------8-8---No
 10 TegeresRural9,9449,44795%92%--25-25-------11------40545---No
 11 MunaryaRural6,1555,84795%85%--20-20---------------14620---No
 12 KaptanyaRural8,0026,20678%89%--25-25------112------538---No
Total 78,15864,1388293002540254000112651100000013022152108014No
Kapchorwa MC                               
 1 Western DivRural21,64510,80050%100%--36-36---------------24-24---No
 2 Central DivUrban14,15713,44995%-86%-5-5------1-1------65127739612158No
 3 Eastern DivRural12,41311,79295%85%--30131-------11------32941---No
Total 48,21236,0407592860711720000001120000001212114239612158No
District 126,370100,1787993860325132600011276130000002514329450412172No

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