Mitooma District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Mitooma vary from 66 % in Kiyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Bitereko Sub-County. Mitooma has 1,449 domestic water points which serve a total of 181,344 people – 169,662 in rural areas. 242 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Mitooma has 2 piped schemes.

Access

92%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

35

Management

92%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MTC Mitooma TC 460
Mitooma TC
Population 460
BTR Bitereko 422
Bitereko
Population 422
KNY Kanyabwanga 335
Kanyabwanga
Population 335
KSH Kashenshero 377
Kashenshero
Population 377
KTN Katenga 354
Katenga
Population 354
KYN Kiyanga 374
Kiyanga
Population 374
MYN Mayanga 321
Mayanga
Population 321
MTM Mitooma 374
Mitooma
Population 374
MTR Mutara 275
Mutara
Population 275
RRH Rurehe 423
Rurehe
Population 423
KTC Kashenshero TC 533
Kashenshero TC
Population 533
KBR Kabira 389
Kabira
Population 389

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 92 %
Rural Access 92 %
Urban Access 95 %

BTR Bitereko 95 %
Bitereko
Population Served 28,457
KBR Kabira 95 %
Kabira
Population Served 11,283
KNY Kanyabwanga 95 %
Kanyabwanga
Population Served 18,772
KSH Kashenshero 95 %
Kashenshero
Population Served 12,381
KTC Kashenshero TC NWSC
Kashenshero TC
Population Served NWSC
KTN Katenga 95 %
Katenga
Population Served 17,973
KYN Kiyanga 66 %
Kiyanga
Population Served 14,295
MTC Mitooma TC NWSC
Mitooma TC
Population Served NWSC
MTM Mitooma 95 %
Mitooma
Population Served 18,872
MTR Mutara 95 %
Mutara
Population Served 23,665
MYN Mayanga 95 %
Mayanga
Population Served 11,483
RRH Rurehe 95 %
Rurehe
Population Served 12,481

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 92 %
Rural Access 92 %
Urban Access 95 %

BTR Bitereko 95 %
Bitereko
Population Served 28,457
KBR Kabira 95 %
Kabira
Population Served 11,283
KNY Kanyabwanga 95 %
Kanyabwanga
Population Served 18,772
KSH Kashenshero 95 %
Kashenshero
Population Served 12,381
KTC Kashenshero TC NWSC
Kashenshero TC
Population Served NWSC
KTN Katenga 95 %
Katenga
Population Served 17,973
KYN Kiyanga 66 %
Kiyanga
Population Served 14,295
MTC Mitooma TC NWSC
Mitooma TC
Population Served NWSC
MTM Mitooma 95 %
Mitooma
Population Served 18,872
MTR Mutara 95 %
Mutara
Population Served 23,665
MYN Mayanga 95 %
Mayanga
Population Served 11,483
RRH Rurehe 95 %
Rurehe
Population Served 12,481

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 83 %
Urban Functionality 83 %

BTR Bitereko 91 %
Bitereko
Functional Sources 137
KBR Kabira 94 %
Kabira
Functional Sources 90
KNY Kanyabwanga 90 %
Kanyabwanga
Functional Sources 159
KSH Kashenshero 82 %
Kashenshero
Functional Sources 93
KTC Kashenshero TC NWSC
Kashenshero TC
Functional Sources 48
KTN Katenga 93 %
Katenga
Functional Sources 151
KYN Kiyanga 96 %
Kiyanga
Functional Sources 72
MTC Mitooma TC NWSC
Mitooma TC
Functional Sources 45
MTM Mitooma 91 %
Mitooma
Functional Sources 135
MTR Mutara 92 %
Mutara
Functional Sources 162
MYN Mayanga 92 %
Mayanga
Functional Sources 109
RRH Rurehe 98 %
Rurehe
Functional Sources 117

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
Ruhinda                               
 1 KabiraRural11,87711,28395%74%--654695-51239-9------10-10---No
 2 KashensheroRural13,03312,38195%89%-100%6316792351124-4---1-123-235--No
 3 Kashenshero TCUrban6,201NWSCNWSC-78%-272292-2-112-2------17-17---Yes
 4 BiterekoRural29,95528,45795%74%-50%92121043213311210-10---2-22-2---No
 5 RureheRural13,13812,48195%74%--10321055-5---3-3------6-6---No
 6 MitoomaRural19,86518,87295%89%--981311120-20---9-9------8-8---No
 7 MutaraRural24,91023,66595%90%--831295819---9-9------62264---No
 8 KiyangaRural21,65214,29566%97%-100%2112219120---6-61-1---26127---No
 9 KatengaRural18,91917,97395%95%--8711984-42-28-8------50-502059No
 10 MayangaRural12,08711,48395%67%--9491038-8---6-6------1-1---No
 11 KanyabwangaRural19,76018,77295%81%--7698514115461011-11------541552461No
 12 Mitooma TCUrban6,096NWSCNWSC-88%-24428------6-6------15-15---Yes
Total 197,493181,3449283837573619192711313126317207698510121327912291491110No
District 197,493181,3449283837573619192711313126317207698510121327912291491110No

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 GFS22000002020
Unknown/Not GFS31000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS76010301070
Total129010303090

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