Maracha District

by September 18, 2020

The access rates in Maracha vary from 75 % in Oleba Sub-County to 95 % in Kijomoro Sub-County. Maracha has 951 domestic water points which serve a total of 189,071 people – 179,154 in rural areas. 152 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Maracha has 3 piped schemes.

Access

91%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

26

Management

93%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KJM Kijomoro 481
Kijomoro
Population 481
MTC Maracha TC 738
Maracha TC
Population 738
NYD Nyadri 645
Nyadri
Population 645
OLB Oleba 429
Oleba
Population 429
OLF Olufee 453
Olufee
Population 453
OLV Oluvu 482
Oluvu
Population 482
TRA Tara 439
Tara
Population 439
YVU Yivu 410
Yivu
Population 410

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 91 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

KJM Kijomoro 95 %
Kijomoro
Population Served 31,976
MTC Maracha TC 95 %
Maracha TC
Population Served 9,917
NYD Nyadri 95 %
Nyadri
Population Served 20,440
OLB Oleba 75 %
Oleba
Population Served 27,148
OLF Olufee 95 %
Olufee
Population Served 25,095
OLV Oluvu 89 %
Oluvu
Population Served 29,566
TRA Tara 95 %
Tara
Population Served 18,012
YVU Yivu 95 %
Yivu
Population Served 26,916

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 91 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

KJM Kijomoro 95 %
Kijomoro
Population Served 31,976
MTC Maracha TC 95 %
Maracha TC
Population Served 9,917
NYD Nyadri 95 %
Nyadri
Population Served 20,440
OLB Oleba 75 %
Oleba
Population Served 27,148
OLF Olufee 95 %
Olufee
Population Served 25,095
OLV Oluvu 89 %
Oluvu
Population Served 29,566
TRA Tara 95 %
Tara
Population Served 18,012
YVU Yivu 95 %
Yivu
Population Served 26,916

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 76 %

KJM Kijomoro 85 %
Kijomoro
Functional Sources 125
MTC Maracha TC 76 %
Maracha TC
Functional Sources 77
NYD Nyadri 88 %
Nyadri
Functional Sources 113
OLB Oleba 86 %
Oleba
Functional Sources 96
OLF Olufee 82 %
Olufee
Functional Sources 97
OLV Oluvu 82 %
Oluvu
Functional Sources 112
TRA Tara 90 %
Tara
Functional Sources 73
YVU Yivu 81 %
Yivu
Functional Sources 97

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
MARACHA                               
 1 Maracha TCUrban10,4399,91795%-76%-22123426617325------42186049110No
 2 KijomoroRural33,65931,97695%85%--7598481938947437------------No
 3 OlebaRural36,00327,14875%87%--374411011144751538------------No
 4 OlufeeRural26,41625,09595%82%--64771527229316410---------202-16No
 5 TaraRural18,96018,01295%90%--191209110326385-5------8-8---No
 6 NyadriRural21,51620,44095%89%--559641211327532819------11-11---No
 7 YivuRural28,33326,91695%81%--398477-74510556511------------No
 8 OluvuRural33,34029,56689%82%--73108312315189279211------------No
Total 208,666189,07191857603844943367117824155296461965000000611879251126No
District 208,666189,07191857603844943367117824155296461965000000611879251126No

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/Not GFS33000010010
Surface Water Based/GFS11000100010
Unknown/Not GFS11000000000
Total55000110020

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