Kakumiro District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Kakumiro vary from 12 % in Kakindo Sub-County to 95 % in Bwanswa Sub-County. Kakumiro has 630 domestic water points which serve a total of 146,207 people – 142,207 in rural areas. 121 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

32%

Rural Functionality

81%

Equity

497

Management

98%

Gender

90%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KST Kasiita 362
Kasiita
Population 362
NKK Nkooko 201
Nkooko
Population 201
BRM Birembo 418
Birembo
Population 418
MPS Mpasaana 289
Mpasaana
Population 289
KSM Kasambya 221
Kasambya
Population 221
KKN Kakindo 314
Kakindo
Population 314
NLW Nalweyo 249
Nalweyo
Population 249
BWN Bwanswa 170
Bwanswa
Population 170
KTC Kakumiro TC 289
Kakumiro TC
Population 289

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 32 %
Rural Access 32 %
Urban Access 26 %

BRM Birembo 30 %
Birembo
Population Served 12,818
BWN Bwanswa 95 %
Bwanswa
Population Served 24,457
KKN Kakindo 12 %
Kakindo
Population Served 11,406
KSM Kasambya 77 %
Kasambya
Population Served 37,566
KST Kasiita 17 %
Kasiita
Population Served 15,808
KTC Kakumiro TC 26 %
Kakumiro TC
Population Served 4,000
MPS Mpasaana 21 %
Mpasaana
Population Served 7,639
NKK Nkooko 20 %
Nkooko
Population Served 10,972
NLW Nalweyo 42 %
Nalweyo
Population Served 21,542

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 32 %
Rural Access 32 %
Urban Access 26 %

BRM Birembo 30 %
Birembo
Population Served 12,818
BWN Bwanswa 95 %
Bwanswa
Population Served 24,457
KKN Kakindo 12 %
Kakindo
Population Served 11,406
KSM Kasambya 77 %
Kasambya
Population Served 37,566
KST Kasiita 17 %
Kasiita
Population Served 15,808
KTC Kakumiro TC 26 %
Kakumiro TC
Population Served 4,000
MPS Mpasaana 21 %
Mpasaana
Population Served 7,639
NKK Nkooko 20 %
Nkooko
Population Served 10,972
NLW Nalweyo 42 %
Nalweyo
Population Served 21,542

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 81 %
Urban Functionality 86 %

BRM Birembo 96 %
Birembo
Functional Sources 45
BWN Bwanswa 89 %
Bwanswa
Functional Sources 116
KKN Kakindo 94 %
Kakindo
Functional Sources 30
KSM Kasambya 93 %
Kasambya
Functional Sources 145
KST Kasiita 75 %
Kasiita
Functional Sources 50
KTC Kakumiro TC 67 %
Kakumiro TC
Functional Sources 10
MPS Mpasaana 43 %
Mpasaana
Functional Sources 13
NKK Nkooko 65 %
Nkooko
Functional Sources 33
NLW Nalweyo 81 %
Nalweyo
Functional Sources 62

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
Bugangaizi                               
 1 MpasaanaRural35,7697,63921%76%--1121348917347------------No
 2 BwanswaRural25,74424,45795%82%--413444634924630538------------No
 3 KakindoRural92,08411,40612%93%--2139-9181191-1------------No
 4 NalweyoRural50,74521,54242%77%---111672341647516------------No
 5 NkookoRural53,96310,97220%75%--74111421675125712------------No
 6 Kakumiro TCUrban15,2244,00026%-86%-1128-8145---------------No
 7 BiremboRural42,70012,81830%90%--10-1017-17152173-3------------No
 8 KasambyaRural49,01237,56677%80%--6036359463173209110------------No
 9 KasiitaRural90,97015,80817%77%--2-2819318399817------------No
Total 456,211146,2073281860118201381772620317744221373168000000000000No
District 456,211146,2073281860118201381772620317744221373168000000000000No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections