Ngora District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Ngora vary from 76 % in Mukura Sub-County to 95 % in Ngora Sub-County. Ngora has 533 domestic water points which serve a total of 154,907 people – 139,332 in rural areas. 70 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ngora has 1 piped schemes.

Access

85%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

32

Management

99%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NGR Ngora 331
Ngora
Population 331
KPR Kapir 286
Kapir
Population 286
KBW Kobwin 258
Kobwin
Population 258
MKR Mukura 350
Mukura
Population 350
NTC Ngora TC 646
Ngora TC
Population 646

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 85 %
Rural Access 86 %
Urban Access 81 %

KBW Kobwin 81 %
Kobwin
Population Served 34,506
KPR Kapir 93 %
Kapir
Population Served 37,175
MKR Mukura 76 %
Mukura
Population Served 32,818
NGR Ngora 95 %
Ngora
Population Served 34,834
NTC Ngora TC 81 %
Ngora TC
Population Served 15,574

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 85 %
Rural Access 86 %
Urban Access 81 %

KBW Kobwin 81 %
Kobwin
Population Served 34,506
KPR Kapir 93 %
Kapir
Population Served 37,175
MKR Mukura 76 %
Mukura
Population Served 32,818
NGR Ngora 95 %
Ngora
Population Served 34,834
NTC Ngora TC 81 %
Ngora TC
Population Served 15,574

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 88 %
Urban Functionality 79 %

KBW Kobwin 88 %
Kobwin
Functional Sources 105
KPR Kapir 84 %
Kapir
Functional Sources 115
MKR Mukura 92 %
Mukura
Functional Sources 105
NGR Ngora 89 %
Ngora
Functional Sources 86
NTC Ngora TC 79 %
Ngora TC
Functional Sources 52

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
NGORA                               
 1 KobwinRural42,61934,50681%88%--9-94154655863-11------------No
 2 NgoraRural36,66734,83495%89%-100%7-723124536591231-1---2242851352No
 3 KapirRural39,88137,17593%84%-100%1-14274970474211131-11-1------No
 4 Ngora TCUrban19,28615,57481%-79%100%2-25-5297362241-1---14519---No
 5 MukuraRural43,09532,81876%92%-100%5-530333694731231-1---------No
Total 181,548154,90785887910024024141161572762930561824404101167232851352No
District 181,548154,90785887910024024141161572762930561824404101167232851352No

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 GFS10011000010
Total10010000010

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