Kiruhura District

by October 18, 2019

The access rates in Kiruhura vary from 13 % in Nkungu Sub-County to 95 % in Kiruhura TC Sub-County. Kiruhura has 1,969 domestic water points which serve a total of 164,685 people – 150,530 in rural areas. 237 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kiruhura has 2 piped schemes.

Access

42%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

94

Management

80%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
RWM Rwemikoma 99
Rwemikoma
Population 99
KSH Kashongi 159
Kashongi
Population 159
BRN Burunga 86
Burunga
Population 86
KZO Kazo 115
Kazo
Population 115
BRM Buremba 133
Buremba
Population 133
KNS Kenshunga 63
Kenshunga
Population 63
KKT Kikaatsi 58
Kikaatsi
Population 58
SNG Sanga 9
Sanga
Population 9
KNN Kanoni 244
Kanoni
Population 244
KTC Kazo TC 146
Kazo TC
Population 146
NKN Nkungu 186
Nkungu
Population 186
KNY Kanyaryeru 76
Kanyaryeru
Population 76
KTL Kiruhura TC 141
Kiruhura TC
Population 141
KTR Kitura 227
Kitura
Population 227
NYK Nyakashashara 85
Nyakashashara
Population 85
STC Sanga TC 134
Sanga TC
Population 134
ENG Engari 172
Engari
Population 172
KNI Kinoni 65
Kinoni
Population 65

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 42 %
Rural Access 42 %
Urban Access 43 %

BRM Buremba 74 %
Buremba
Population Served 18,444
BRN Burunga 29 %
Burunga
Population Served 8,406
ENG Engari 45 %
Engari
Population Served 13,427
KKT Kikaatsi 32 %
Kikaatsi
Population Served 7,143
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Population Served NWSC
KNN Kanoni 79 %
Kanoni
Population Served 15,756
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Population Served NWSC
KNY Kanyaryeru 88 %
Kanyaryeru
Population Served 7,884
KSH Kashongi 53 %
Kashongi
Population Served 15,705
KTC Kazo TC NWSC
Kazo TC
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kiruhura TC NWSC
Kiruhura TC
Population Served NWSC
KTR Kitura 66 %
Kitura
Population Served 12,218
KZO Kazo 21 %
Kazo
Population Served 7,215
NKN Nkungu 13 %
Nkungu
Population Served 3,726
NYK Nyakashashara 38 %
Nyakashashara
Population Served 7,299
RWM Rwemikoma 19 %
Rwemikoma
Population Served 5,241
SNG Sanga 56 %
Sanga
Population Served 4,659
STC Sanga TC 29 %
Sanga TC
Population Served 3,135

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 42 %
Rural Access 42 %
Urban Access 43 %

BRM Buremba 74 %
Buremba
Population Served 18,444
BRN Burunga 29 %
Burunga
Population Served 8,406
ENG Engari 45 %
Engari
Population Served 13,427
KKT Kikaatsi 32 %
Kikaatsi
Population Served 7,143
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Population Served NWSC
KNN Kanoni 79 %
Kanoni
Population Served 15,756
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Population Served NWSC
KNY Kanyaryeru 88 %
Kanyaryeru
Population Served 7,884
KSH Kashongi 53 %
Kashongi
Population Served 15,705
KTC Kazo TC NWSC
Kazo TC
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kiruhura TC NWSC
Kiruhura TC
Population Served NWSC
KTR Kitura 66 %
Kitura
Population Served 12,218
KZO Kazo 21 %
Kazo
Population Served 7,215
NKN Nkungu 13 %
Nkungu
Population Served 3,726
NYK Nyakashashara 38 %
Nyakashashara
Population Served 7,299
RWM Rwemikoma 19 %
Rwemikoma
Population Served 5,241
SNG Sanga 56 %
Sanga
Population Served 4,659
STC Sanga TC 29 %
Sanga TC
Population Served 3,135

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 93 %

BRM Buremba 91 %
Buremba
Functional Sources 142
BRN Burunga 85 %
Burunga
Functional Sources 121
ENG Engari 86 %
Engari
Functional Sources 98
KKT Kikaatsi 82 %
Kikaatsi
Functional Sources 61
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Functional Sources 161
KNN Kanoni 90 %
Kanoni
Functional Sources 135
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Functional Sources 111
KNY Kanyaryeru 68 %
Kanyaryeru
Functional Sources 32
KSH Kashongi 85 %
Kashongi
Functional Sources 164
KTC Kazo TC NWSC
Kazo TC
Functional Sources 60
KTL Kiruhura TC NWSC
Kiruhura TC
Functional Sources 202
KTR Kitura 85 %
Kitura
Functional Sources 83
KZO Kazo 91 %
Kazo
Functional Sources 82
NKN Nkungu 89 %
Nkungu
Functional Sources 33
NYK Nyakashashara 70 %
Nyakashashara
Functional Sources 78
RWM Rwemikoma 95 %
Rwemikoma
Functional Sources 94
SNG Sanga 91 %
Sanga
Functional Sources 43
STC Sanga TC 84 %
Sanga TC
Functional Sources 32

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
KAZO                               
 1 EngariRural29,69913,42745%86%-100%1-12342713316619702-24-4------No
 2 Kazo TCUrban15,444NWSCNWSC-86%100%---1125813541552-2---------Yes
 3 RwemikomaRural27,9715,24119%95%-86%----221131483-83---617------No
 4 NkunguRural29,8073,72613%89%-100%---33651625-254-41-1------No
 5 KazoRural34,3437,21521%91%-100%---5271061667-674-42-2------No
 6 BurungaRural28,5118,40629%85%-77%---15615520105121171-19312------No
 7 KanoniRural19,98015,75679%90%-75%3-33053511314917981122-2------No
 8 BurembaRural25,05618,44474%91%-100%---3484213518951962-25-5------No
Total 210,81176,9763789869040497301278334117581306111611729433000000No
NYABUSHOZI                               
 1 KanyaryeruRural8,9647,88488%68%-80%---4-49112018119516314134---No
 2 NyakashasharaRural19,3327,29938%70%-85%------101222682088102121-1-22---No
 3 KituraRural18,57612,21866%85%-100%1-1244288311508581-12-2------No
 4 KenshungaRural30,023NWSCNWSC93%-100%---21318220755803-315-1516-16357825Yes
 5 Kiruhura TCUrban6,588NWSCNWSC-97%100%----1144870272---11-11128-1281898143Yes
 6 KikaatsiRural22,4647,14332%82%-100%----33146204745120-202-2------No
 7 KashongiRural29,69915,70553%85%-100%---4131731233129131421-18-8------No
 8 SangaRural8,3164,65956%91%-100%------12315311321-14-4------No
 9 KinoniRural24,624NWSCNWSC93%-83%---347177241362138132152135-5---Yes
 10 Sanga TCUrban10,8003,13529%-84%100%---1-154926228---7-7------No
Total 179,38687,7094985959410138266412854182650587085455955257150515522415968No
District 390,197164,6854287939350513556191211882991,231881,3197067684690150515522415968No

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
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200000
Surface Water Based/GFS21000000000
Unknown/Not GFS133000002000
Groundwater based/Not GFS43010201020
Total219010403020

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