Maracha District

by January 20, 2020

The access rates in Maracha vary from 76 % in Oleba Sub-County to 95 % in Kijomoro Sub-County. Maracha has 951 domestic water points which serve a total of 187,391 people – 177,601 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 475
Kijomoro
Population 475
MTC Maracha TC 729
Maracha TC
Population 729
NYD Nyadri 637
Nyadri
Population 637
OLB Oleba 423
Oleba
Population 423
OLF Olufee 447
Olufee
Population 447
OLV Oluvu 475
Oluvu
Population 475
TRA Tara 434
Tara
Population 434
YVU Yivu 405
Yivu
Population 405

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 91 %
Urban Access 95 %

KJM Kijomoro 95 %
Kijomoro
Population Served 31,570
MTC Maracha TC 95 %
Maracha TC
Population Served 9,791
NYD Nyadri 95 %
Nyadri
Population Served 20,181
OLB Oleba 76 %
Oleba
Population Served 27,148
OLF Olufee 95 %
Olufee
Population Served 24,777
OLV Oluvu 90 %
Oluvu
Population Served 29,566
TRA Tara 95 %
Tara
Population Served 17,783
YVU Yivu 95 %
Yivu
Population Served 26,575

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 91 %
Urban Access 95 %

KJM Kijomoro 95 %
Kijomoro
Population Served 31,570
MTC Maracha TC 95 %
Maracha TC
Population Served 9,791
NYD Nyadri 95 %
Nyadri
Population Served 20,181
OLB Oleba 76 %
Oleba
Population Served 27,148
OLF Olufee 95 %
Olufee
Population Served 24,777
OLV Oluvu 90 %
Oluvu
Population Served 29,566
TRA Tara 95 %
Tara
Population Served 17,783
YVU Yivu 95 %
Yivu
Population Served 26,575

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 TCUrban10,3069,79195%-76%-22123426617325------42186049110No
 2 KijomoroRural33,23231,57095%85%--7598481938947437------------No
 3 OlebaRural35,54627,14876%87%--374411011144751538------------No
 4 OlufeeRural26,08124,77795%82%--64771527229316410---------202-16No
 5 TaraRural18,71917,78395%90%--191209110326385-5------8-8---No
 6 NyadriRural21,24320,18195%89%--559641211327532819------11-11---No
 7 YivuRural27,97426,57595%81%--398477-74510556511------------No
 8 OluvuRural32,91629,56690%82%--73108312315189279211------------No
Total 206,017187,39191857603844943367117824155296461965000000611879251126No
District 206,017187,39191857603844943367117824155296461965000000611879251126No

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