Yumbe District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Yumbe vary from 37 % in Kuru Sub-County to 63 % in Drajini Sub-County. Yumbe has 1,225 domestic water points which serve a total of 361,650 people – 334,068 in rural areas. 38 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Yumbe has 3 piped schemes.

Access

50%

Rural Functionality

97%

Equity

84

Management

99%

Gender

81%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRW Kerwa 203
Kerwa
Population 203
KLL Kululu 369
Kululu
Population 369
KCH Kochi 214
Kochi
Population 214
ODR Odravu 385
Odravu
Population 385
APO Apo 688
Apo
Population 688
RMG Romogi 383
Romogi
Population 383
KEI Kei 183
Kei
Population 183
MDG Midigo 145
Midigo
Population 145
ARW Ariwa 167
Ariwa
Population 167
DRJ Drajini 467
Drajini
Population 467
KRU Kuru 1,138
Kuru
Population 1,138
LDN Lodonga 643
Lodonga
Population 643
YTC Yumbe TC 2,444
Yumbe TC
Population 2,444

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 50 %
Rural Access 50 %
Urban Access 53 %

APO Apo 50 %
Apo
Population Served 30,024
ARW Ariwa 43 %
Ariwa
Population Served 15,300
DRJ Drajini 63 %
Drajini
Population Served 29,518
KCH Kochi 49 %
Kochi
Population Served 30,518
KEI Kei 50 %
Kei
Population Served 34,580
KLL Kululu 43 %
Kululu
Population Served 23,712
KRU Kuru 37 %
Kuru
Population Served 22,712
KRW Kerwa 60 %
Kerwa
Population Served 28,800
LDN Lodonga 54 %
Lodonga
Population Served 26,418
MDG Midigo 42 %
Midigo
Population Served 23,156
ODR Odravu 60 %
Odravu
Population Served 38,106
RMG Romogi 46 %
Romogi
Population Served 31,224
YTC Yumbe TC 53 %
Yumbe TC
Population Served 27,582

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 50 %
Rural Access 50 %
Urban Access 53 %

APO Apo 50 %
Apo
Population Served 30,024
ARW Ariwa 43 %
Ariwa
Population Served 15,300
DRJ Drajini 63 %
Drajini
Population Served 29,518
KCH Kochi 49 %
Kochi
Population Served 30,518
KEI Kei 50 %
Kei
Population Served 34,580
KLL Kululu 43 %
Kululu
Population Served 23,712
KRU Kuru 37 %
Kuru
Population Served 22,712
KRW Kerwa 60 %
Kerwa
Population Served 28,800
LDN Lodonga 54 %
Lodonga
Population Served 26,418
MDG Midigo 42 %
Midigo
Population Served 23,156
ODR Odravu 60 %
Odravu
Population Served 38,106
RMG Romogi 46 %
Romogi
Population Served 31,224
YTC Yumbe TC 53 %
Yumbe TC
Population Served 27,582

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 97 %
Urban Functionality 99 %

APO Apo 83 %
Apo
Functional Sources 83
ARW Ariwa 85 %
Ariwa
Functional Sources 40
DRJ Drajini 91 %
Drajini
Functional Sources 58
KCH Kochi 99 %
Kochi
Functional Sources 92
KEI Kei 89 %
Kei
Functional Sources 78
KLL Kululu 95 %
Kululu
Functional Sources 69
KRU Kuru 88 %
Kuru
Functional Sources 60
KRW Kerwa 99 %
Kerwa
Functional Sources 67
LDN Lodonga 89 %
Lodonga
Functional Sources 67
MDG Midigo 94 %
Midigo
Functional Sources 50
ODR Odravu 96 %
Odravu
Functional Sources 88
RMG Romogi 97 %
Romogi
Functional Sources 90
YTC Yumbe TC 94 %
Yumbe TC
Functional Sources 59

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
ARINGA                               
 1 KeiRural68,51434,58050%95%--3710821063-63314------1-1---No
 2 KululuRural55,35323,71243%96%-----72957158112------4-4---No
 3 Yumbe TCUrban52,12827,58253%-99%----24643-431-1------13-132871533No
 4 AriwaRural35,99915,30043%96%-----24638341---------------No
 5 KerwaRural48,38628,80060%99%-----51662-62---------------No
 6 MidigoRural54,83723,15642%100%--6-6628361371-1------1-1---No
 7 RomogiRural68,38531,22446%96%-----1311474175314------------No
 8 KuruRural61,15922,71237%100%--2241121347451------------14526No
 9 OdravuRural63,35338,10660%98%-----10111773801-1---------18--No
 10 DrajiniRural46,83729,51863%97%--6285-547148-33------------No
 11 ApoRural60,25630,02450%92%--21312102266369134------2-2---No
 12 LodongaRural48,77326,41854%96%--34761749150123------8-8---No
 13 KochiRural61,93430,51849%98%--1-110-10781793-3------------No
Total 725,914361,650509799036339113101231,00431,00752227000000290294501739No
District 725,914361,650509799036339113101231,00431,00752227000000290294501739No

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/Unknown33001200000
Groundwater based/Not GFS33001100110
Unknown/Not GFS11000000000
Total77000300110

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