Kween District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Kween vary from 55 % in Kwanyiy Sub-County to 95 % in Ngenge Sub-County. Kween has 567 domestic water points which serve a total of 96,911 people – 92,921 in rural areas. 38 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kween has 4 piped schemes.

Access

81%

Rural Functionality

94%

Equity

68

Management

86%

Gender

92%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KPT Kaptoyoy 350
Kaptoyoy
Population 350
KRK Kiriki 74
Kiriki
Population 74
NGN Ngenge 45
Ngenge
Population 45
KWN Kwanyiy 357
Kwanyiy
Population 357
KPR Kaproron 126
Kaproron
Population 126
BNY Binyiny 260
Binyiny
Population 260
BNT Benet 77
Benet
Population 77
MYK Moyok 503
Moyok
Population 503
BTC Binyiny TC 740
Binyiny TC
Population 740
KTW Kitawoi 503
Kitawoi
Population 503
KPM Kaptum 227
Kaptum
Population 227
KWS Kwosir 519
Kwosir
Population 519

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 81 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 95 %

BNT Benet 95 %
Benet
Population Served 13,680
BNY Binyiny 95 %
Binyiny
Population Served 6,156
BTC Binyiny TC 95 %
Binyiny TC
Population Served 3,990
KPM Kaptum 81 %
Kaptum
Population Served 9,850
KPR Kaproron 95 %
Kaproron
Population Served 4,674
KPT Kaptoyoy 79 %
Kaptoyoy
Population Served 8,315
KRK Kiriki 63 %
Kiriki
Population Served 3,906
KTW Kitawoi 95 %
Kitawoi
Population Served 9,234
KWN Kwanyiy 55 %
Kwanyiy
Population Served 7,150
KWS Kwosir 78 %
Kwosir
Population Served 11,962
MYK Moyok 56 %
Moyok
Population Served 4,200
NGN Ngenge NWSC
Ngenge
Population Served NWSC

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 81 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 95 %

BNT Benet 95 %
Benet
Population Served 13,680
BNY Binyiny 95 %
Binyiny
Population Served 6,156
BTC Binyiny TC 95 %
Binyiny TC
Population Served 3,990
KPM Kaptum 81 %
Kaptum
Population Served 9,850
KPR Kaproron 95 %
Kaproron
Population Served 4,674
KPT Kaptoyoy 79 %
Kaptoyoy
Population Served 8,315
KRK Kiriki 63 %
Kiriki
Population Served 3,906
KTW Kitawoi 95 %
Kitawoi
Population Served 9,234
KWN Kwanyiy 55 %
Kwanyiy
Population Served 7,150
KWS Kwosir 78 %
Kwosir
Population Served 11,962
MYK Moyok 56 %
Moyok
Population Served 4,200
NGN Ngenge NWSC
Ngenge
Population Served NWSC

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 94 %
Urban Functionality 88 %

BNT Benet 98 %
Benet
Functional Sources NWSC
BNY Binyiny 87 %
Binyiny
Functional Sources NWSC
BTC Binyiny TC 88 %
Binyiny TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KPM Kaptum 88 %
Kaptum
Functional Sources NWSC
KPR Kaproron 94 %
Kaproron
Functional Sources NWSC
KPT Kaptoyoy 98 %
Kaptoyoy
Functional Sources NWSC
KRK Kiriki 93 %
Kiriki
Functional Sources NWSC
KTW Kitawoi 100 %
Kitawoi
Functional Sources NWSC
KWN Kwanyiy 98 %
Kwanyiy
Functional Sources NWSC
KWS Kwosir 92 %
Kwosir
Functional Sources NWSC
MYK Moyok 87 %
Moyok
Functional Sources NWSC
NGN Ngenge NWSC
Ngenge
Functional Sources NWSC

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
Kween                               
 1 BenetRural14,40013,68095%98%--75277---4-47-7------22-22---No
 2 KwanyiyRural12,9607,15055%98%--17-17---------------24125---No
 3 KwosirRural15,36011,96278%92%--463491-11-1---------729322No
 4 KitawoiRural9,7209,23495%100%--43-43---2-2---------8-8322No
 5 KaptumRural12,1209,85081%88%--215261-1------------27229---No
 6 KaptoyoyRural10,5608,31579%98%--22-22---2-2213------22-224-1No
 7 BinyinyRural6,4806,15695%87%--15217---------------19322---No
 8 KaproronRural4,9204,67495%94%--15-15---1121-1------16117---No
 9 Binyiny TCUrban4,2003,99095%-88%-6-6---1-11-1------14317---No
 10 MoyokRural7,4404,20056%87%--14115---------------628---No
 11 KirikiRural6,2403,90663%93%--------121131-1------------No
 12 NgengeRural14,520NWSCNWSC87%-----1-147855---------5-5---Yes
Total 118,92096,91181948802741328730370108012113000000170141841045No
District 118,92096,91181948802741328730370108012113000000170141841045No

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/GFS43010300010
Groundwater based/Unknown11000100001
Total54010400011

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