Kiruhura District

by July 15, 2020

The access rates in Kiruhura vary from 12 % in Nkungu Sub-County to 95 % in Kiruhura TC Sub-County. Kiruhura has 1,969 domestic water points which serve a total of 164,794 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

96

Management

80%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
RWM Rwemikoma 101
Rwemikoma
Population 101
KSH Kashongi 162
Kashongi
Population 162
BRN Burunga 87
Burunga
Population 87
KZO Kazo 117
Kazo
Population 117
BRM Buremba 135
Buremba
Population 135
KNS Kenshunga 64
Kenshunga
Population 64
KKT Kikaatsi 59
Kikaatsi
Population 59
SNG Sanga 9
Sanga
Population 9
KNN Kanoni 249
Kanoni
Population 249
KTC Kazo TC 148
Kazo TC
Population 148
NKN Nkungu 189
Nkungu
Population 189
KNY Kanyaryeru 77
Kanyaryeru
Population 77
KTL Kiruhura TC 143
Kiruhura TC
Population 143
KTR Kitura 231
Kitura
Population 231
NYK Nyakashashara 86
Nyakashashara
Population 86
STC Sanga TC 137
Sanga TC
Population 137
ENG Engari 175
Engari
Population 175
KNI Kinoni 66
Kinoni
Population 66

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 41 %
Urban Access 43 %

BRM Buremba 72 %
Buremba
Population Served 18,444
BRN Burunga 29 %
Burunga
Population Served 8,406
ENG Engari 44 %
Engari
Population Served 13,427
KKT Kikaatsi 31 %
Kikaatsi
Population Served 7,143
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Population Served NWSC
KNN Kanoni 78 %
Kanoni
Population Served 15,756
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Population Served NWSC
KNY Kanyaryeru 86 %
Kanyaryeru
Population Served 7,884
KSH Kashongi 52 %
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 65 %
Kitura
Population Served 12,218
KZO Kazo 21 %
Kazo
Population Served 7,215
NKN Nkungu 12 %
Nkungu
Population Served 3,726
NYK Nyakashashara 37 %
Nyakashashara
Population Served 7,299
RWM Rwemikoma 18 %
Rwemikoma
Population Served 5,241
SNG Sanga 55 %
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 41 %
Urban Access 43 %

BRM Buremba 72 %
Buremba
Population Served 18,444
BRN Burunga 29 %
Burunga
Population Served 8,406
ENG Engari 44 %
Engari
Population Served 13,427
KKT Kikaatsi 31 %
Kikaatsi
Population Served 7,143
KNI Kinoni NWSC
Kinoni
Population Served NWSC
KNN Kanoni 78 %
Kanoni
Population Served 15,756
KNS Kenshunga NWSC
Kenshunga
Population Served NWSC
KNY Kanyaryeru 86 %
Kanyaryeru
Population Served 7,884
KSH Kashongi 52 %
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 65 %
Kitura
Population Served 12,218
KZO Kazo 21 %
Kazo
Population Served 7,215
NKN Nkungu 12 %
Nkungu
Population Served 3,726
NYK Nyakashashara 37 %
Nyakashashara
Population Served 7,299
RWM Rwemikoma 18 %
Rwemikoma
Population Served 5,241
SNG Sanga 55 %
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 EngariRural30,21813,42744%86%-100%1-12342713316619702-24-4------No
 2 Kazo TCUrban15,713NWSCNWSC-86%100%---1125813541552-2---------Yes
 3 RwemikomaRural28,4605,24118%95%-86%----221131483-83---617------No
 4 NkunguRural30,3283,72612%89%-100%---33651625-254-41-1------No
 5 KazoRural34,9437,21521%91%-100%---5271061667-674-42-2------No
 6 BurungaRural29,0098,40629%85%-77%---15615520105121171-19312------No
 7 KanoniRural20,32815,75678%90%-75%3-33053511314917981122-2------No
 8 BurembaRural25,49318,44472%91%-100%---3484213518951962-25-5------No
Total 214,49276,9763689869040497301278334117581306111611729433000000No
NYABUSHOZI                               
 1 KanyaryeruRural9,1207,88486%68%-80%---4-49112018119516314134---No
 2 NyakashasharaRural19,6697,29937%70%-85%------101222682088102121-1-22---No
 3 KituraRural18,90012,21865%85%-100%1-1244288311508581-12-2------No
 4 KenshungaRural30,547NWSCNWSC93%-100%---21318220755803-315-1516-16357825Yes
 5 Kiruhura TCUrban6,703NWSCNWSC-97%100%----1144870272---11-11128-1281898143Yes
 6 KikaatsiRural22,8567,14331%82%-100%----33146204745120-202-2------No
 7 KashongiRural30,21815,70552%85%-100%---4131731233129131421-18-8------No
 8 SangaRural8,4614,65955%91%-100%------12315311321-14-4------No
 9 KinoniRural25,053NWSCNWSC93%-83%---347177241362138132152135-5---Yes
 10 Sanga TCUrban10,9883,13529%-84%100%---1-154926228---7-7------No
Total 182,51587,8184885959410138266412854182650587085455955257150515522415968No
District 397,007164,7944287939350513556191211882991,231881,3197067684690150515522415968No

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