Yumbe District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Yumbe vary from 36 % in Kuru Sub-County to 61 % in Drajini Sub-County. Yumbe has 1,260 domestic water points which serve a total of 370,201 people – 342,019 in rural areas. 203 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Yumbe has 3 piped schemes.

Access

48%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

86

Management

99%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRW Kerwa 216
Kerwa
Population 216
KLL Kululu 392
Kululu
Population 392
KCH Kochi 228
Kochi
Population 228
ODR Odravu 409
Odravu
Population 409
APO Apo 731
Apo
Population 731
RMG Romogi 407
Romogi
Population 407
DRJ Drajini 496
Drajini
Population 496
KRU Kuru 1,210
Kuru
Population 1,210
YTC Yumbe TC 2,599
Yumbe TC
Population 2,599
LDN Lodonga 684
Lodonga
Population 684
ARW Ariwa 178
Ariwa
Population 178
KEI Kei 195
Kei
Population 195
MDG Midigo 154
Midigo
Population 154

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 48 %
Rural Access 48 %
Urban Access 51 %

APO Apo 51 %
Apo
Population Served 32,424
ARW Ariwa 42 %
Ariwa
Population Served 16,050
DRJ Drajini 61 %
Drajini
Population Served 30,268
KCH Kochi 48 %
Kochi
Population Served 31,568
KEI Kei 48 %
Kei
Population Served 34,880
KLL Kululu 40 %
Kululu
Population Served 23,712
KRU Kuru 36 %
Kuru
Population Served 23,462
KRW Kerwa 56 %
Kerwa
Population Served 28,800
LDN Lodonga 52 %
Lodonga
Population Served 27,018
MDG Midigo 41 %
Midigo
Population Served 24,056
ODR Odravu 57 %
Odravu
Population Served 38,106
RMG Romogi 44 %
Romogi
Population Served 31,674
YTC Yumbe TC 51 %
Yumbe TC
Population Served 28,182

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 48 %
Rural Access 48 %
Urban Access 51 %

APO Apo 51 %
Apo
Population Served 32,424
ARW Ariwa 42 %
Ariwa
Population Served 16,050
DRJ Drajini 61 %
Drajini
Population Served 30,268
KCH Kochi 48 %
Kochi
Population Served 31,568
KEI Kei 48 %
Kei
Population Served 34,880
KLL Kululu 40 %
Kululu
Population Served 23,712
KRU Kuru 36 %
Kuru
Population Served 23,462
KRW Kerwa 56 %
Kerwa
Population Served 28,800
LDN Lodonga 52 %
Lodonga
Population Served 27,018
MDG Midigo 41 %
Midigo
Population Served 24,056
ODR Odravu 57 %
Odravu
Population Served 38,106
RMG Romogi 44 %
Romogi
Population Served 31,674
YTC Yumbe TC 51 %
Yumbe TC
Population Served 28,182

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 84 %
Urban Functionality 88 %

APO Apo 78 %
Apo
Functional Sources 91
ARW Ariwa 81 %
Ariwa
Functional Sources 44
DRJ Drajini 83 %
Drajini
Functional Sources 90
KCH Kochi 88 %
Kochi
Functional Sources 96
KEI Kei 79 %
Kei
Functional Sources 99
KLL Kululu 77 %
Kululu
Functional Sources 64
KRU Kuru 90 %
Kuru
Functional Sources 70
KRW Kerwa 95 %
Kerwa
Functional Sources 91
LDN Lodonga 82 %
Lodonga
Functional Sources 81
MDG Midigo 76 %
Midigo
Functional Sources 64
ODR Odravu 87 %
Odravu
Functional Sources 111
RMG Romogi 86 %
Romogi
Functional Sources 95
YTC Yumbe TC 88 %
Yumbe TC
Functional Sources 61

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 KeiRural72,85934,88048%79%---1010281096399-55------1-1---No
 2 KululuRural58,86423,71240%77%-----279571168112------4-4---No
 3 Yumbe TCUrban55,43328,18251%-88%----42646349-11------112132871533No
 4 AriwaRural38,28216,05042%81%-----42639847---------1-1---No
 5 KerwaRural51,45428,80056%95%-----33688290---------------No
 6 MidigoRural58,31524,05641%76%--16726860767-11------1-1---No
 7 RomogiRural72,72231,67444%86%-----941385792-44------1-1---No
 8 KuruRural65,03823,46236%90%--134941359160---------1-114526No
 9 OdravuRural67,37138,10657%87%-----5712105101151-1---------18--No
 10 DrajiniRural49,80830,26861%83%---8823585489-33------3-3---No
 11 ApoRural64,07832,42451%78%--1236121875984224------718---No
 12 LodongaRural51,86627,01852%82%---6634770575-33------8-8---No
 13 KochiRural65,86131,56848%88%---11731087794123------1-1---No
Total 771,951370,2014884880336395865123952771,02952227000000393424501739No
District 771,951370,2014884880336395865123952771,02952227000000393424501739No

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