Kisoro District

by March 28, 2017

The access rates in Kisoro vary from 9 % in Muramba Sub-County to 95 % in Busanza Sub-County. Kisoro has 1,156 domestic water points which serve a total of 140,349 people – 122,711 in rural areas. 127 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kisoro has 1 piped schemes.

Access

46%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

162

Management

80%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kisoro TC 1,629
Kisoro TC
Population 1,629
NYB Nyabwishenya 221
Nyabwishenya
Population 221
BSN Busanza 357
Busanza
Population 357
KRN Kirundo 152
Kirundo
Population 152
NYR Nyarubuye 619
Nyarubuye
Population 619
NYN Nyundo 333
Nyundo
Population 333
BKM Bukimbiri 323
Bukimbiri
Population 323
KNB Kanaba 388
Kanaba
Population 388
NYK Nyakabande 723
Nyakabande
Population 723
NYA Nyakinama 810
Nyakinama
Population 810
CHH Chahi 740
Chahi
Population 740
MRM Muramba 855
Muramba
Population 855
NZA Nyarusiza 445
Nyarusiza
Population 445
MRR Murora 558
Murora
Population 558

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 18,046
CHH Chahi 12 %
Chahi
Population Served 2,412
KNB Kanaba 63 %
Kanaba
Population Served 10,609
KRN Kirundo 95 %
Kirundo
Population Served 20,123
KTC Kisoro TC NWSC
Kisoro TC
Population Served NWSC
MRM Muramba 9 %
Muramba
Population Served 3,330
MRR Murora 49 %
Murora
Population Served 10,036
NYA Nyakinama 29 %
Nyakinama
Population Served 6,428
NYB Nyabwishenya 95 %
Nyabwishenya
Population Served 15,198
NYK Nyakabande 10 %
Nyakabande
Population Served 2,854
NYN Nyundo 92 %
Nyundo
Population Served 12,926
NYR Nyarubuye 73 %
Nyarubuye
Population Served 14,980
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 89 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BKM Bukimbiri 99 %
Bukimbiri
Functional Sources 122
BSN Busanza 87 %
Busanza
Functional Sources 109
CHH Chahi 92 %
Chahi
Functional Sources 45
KNB Kanaba 55 %
Kanaba
Functional Sources 52
KRN Kirundo 98 %
Kirundo
Functional Sources 120
KTC Kisoro TC NWSC
Kisoro TC
Functional Sources 19
MRM Muramba 96 %
Muramba
Functional Sources 91
MRR Murora 79 %
Murora
Functional Sources 49
NYA Nyakinama 87 %
Nyakinama
Functional Sources 45
NYB Nyabwishenya 98 %
Nyabwishenya
Functional Sources 120
NYK Nyakabande 85 %
Nyakabande
Functional Sources 22
NYN Nyundo 91 %
Nyundo
Functional Sources 87
NYR Nyarubuye 93 %
Nyarubuye
Functional Sources 79
NZA Nyarusiza 80 %
Nyarusiza
Functional Sources 69

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 TCUrban18,566NWSCNWSC-100%-------------------19-191,26874271Yes
 2 ChahiRural20,3452,41212%92%-----------30434------15-15---No
 3 MuroraRural20,40410,03649%79%-100%17926---112426---1-127128---No
 4 NyarusizaRural31,9953,58511%80%-----------62264------71522---No
 5 NyabwishenyaRural15,99915,19995%98%--62163------26127------32-32---No
 6 BukimbiriRural16,2872,18113%99%--819------114-114------------No
 7 MurambaRural38,4353,3309%96%--------1-174276------16218---No
 8 NyundoRural14,00312,92692%91%--57764------30232------------No
 9 NyakinamaRural21,8336,42829%87%--617----119413------30131---No
 10 KirundoRural21,18320,12495%98%--97299------5-5------18-18---No
 11 KanabaRural16,94310,60963%55%--16723------26632------102939---No
 12 BusanzaRural18,99718,04795%87%--9015105---2-25-5------12113---No
 13 NyarubuyeRural20,61614,98073%93%--54559------415------21-21---No
 14 NyakabandeRural28,0052,85410%85%--718------8210------718---No
Total 303,611140,34946891001004144946300042639726423000101214502641,26874271No
District 303,611140,34946891001004144946300042639726423000101214502641,26874271No

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