Kisoro District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Kisoro vary from 9 % in Muramba Sub-County to 95 % in Busanza Sub-County. Kisoro has 1,147 domestic water points which serve a total of 138,648 people – 121,049 in rural areas. 90 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kisoro has 1 piped schemes.

Access

46%

Rural Functionality

92%

Equity

164

Management

84%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kisoro TC 1,625
Kisoro TC
Population 1,625
NYB Nyabwishenya 220
Nyabwishenya
Population 220
BSN Busanza 356
Busanza
Population 356
KRN Kirundo 152
Kirundo
Population 152
NYR Nyarubuye 618
Nyarubuye
Population 618
NYN Nyundo 332
Nyundo
Population 332
BKM Bukimbiri 323
Bukimbiri
Population 323
KNB Kanaba 388
Kanaba
Population 388
NYK Nyakabande 721
Nyakabande
Population 721
NYA Nyakinama 808
Nyakinama
Population 808
CHH Chahi 738
Chahi
Population 738
MRM Muramba 853
Muramba
Population 853
NZA Nyarusiza 444
Nyarusiza
Population 444
MRR Murora 557
Murora
Population 557

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 46 %
Rural Access 43 %
Urban Access 95 %

BKM Bukimbiri 13 %
Bukimbiri
Population Served 2,181
BSN Busanza 95 %
Busanza
Population Served 18,008
CHH Chahi 12 %
Chahi
Population Served 2,412
KNB Kanaba 63 %
Kanaba
Population Served 10,609
KRN Kirundo 95 %
Kirundo
Population Served 20,080
KTC Kisoro TC NWSC
Kisoro TC
Population Served NWSC
MRM Muramba 9 %
Muramba
Population Served 3,330
MRR Murora 44 %
Murora
Population Served 8,942
NYA Nyakinama 29 %
Nyakinama
Population Served 6,272
NYB Nyabwishenya 95 %
Nyabwishenya
Population Served 15,166
NYK Nyakabande 10 %
Nyakabande
Population Served 2,854
NYN Nyundo 93 %
Nyundo
Population Served 12,926
NYR Nyarubuye 71 %
Nyarubuye
Population Served 14,680
NZA Nyarusiza 11 %
Nyarusiza
Population Served 3,585

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 92 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BKM Bukimbiri 99 %
Bukimbiri
Functional Sources 122
BSN Busanza 87 %
Busanza
Functional Sources 110
CHH Chahi 92 %
Chahi
Functional Sources 45
KNB Kanaba 85 %
Kanaba
Functional Sources 80
KRN Kirundo 93 %
Kirundo
Functional Sources 112
KTC Kisoro TC NWSC
Kisoro TC
Functional Sources 19
MRM Muramba 95 %
Muramba
Functional Sources 90
MRR Murora 95 %
Murora
Functional Sources 55
NYA Nyakinama 88 %
Nyakinama
Functional Sources 44
NYB Nyabwishenya 97 %
Nyabwishenya
Functional Sources 117
NYK Nyakabande 96 %
Nyakabande
Functional Sources 25
NYN Nyundo 90 %
Nyundo
Functional Sources 86
NYR Nyarubuye 95 %
Nyarubuye
Functional Sources 79
NZA Nyarusiza 85 %
Nyarusiza
Functional Sources 73

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
BUFUMBIRA                               
 1 Kisoro TCUrban18,526NWSCNWSC-100%-------------------19-191,26874271Yes
 2 ChahiRural20,3022,41212%92%-----------30434------15-15---No
 3 MuroraRural20,3618,94244%95%-100%20222---1-1617---1-128-28---No
 4 NyarusizaRural31,9273,58511%85%-----------56864------17522---No
 5 NyabwishenyaRural15,96515,16795%97%--59362------26127------32-32---No
 6 BukimbiriRural16,2532,18113%99%--819------114-114------------No
 7 MurambaRural38,3543,3309%95%---------1172476------18-18---No
 8 NyundoRural13,97312,92693%90%--541064------32-32------------No
 9 NyakinamaRural21,7866,27229%88%--617----118412------30-30---No
 10 KirundoRural21,13920,08295%93%--90999------4-4------18-18---No
 11 KanabaRural16,90710,60963%85%--17623------29332------34539---No
 12 BusanzaRural18,95718,00995%87%--9015105---3-35-5------12113---No
 13 NyarubuyeRural20,57214,68071%95%--55459------5-5------19-19---No
 14 NyakabandeRural27,9452,85410%96%--8-8------9110------8-8---No
Total 302,967138,64846921001004075145800042639626422000101250112611,26874271No
District 302,967138,64846921001004075145800042639626422000101250112611,26874271No

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/Not GFS11000001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000010000
Unknown/Not GFS310000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS116140301000
Total448140312000

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