Yumbe District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Yumbe vary from 36 % in Kuru Sub-County to 65 % in Drajini Sub-County. Yumbe has 1,157 domestic water points which serve a total of 341,250 people – 314,268 in rural areas. 38 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Yumbe has 3 piped schemes.

Access

49%

Rural Functionality

97%

Equity

83

Management

99%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRW Kerwa 195
Kerwa
Population 195
KLL Kululu 353
Kululu
Population 353
KCH Kochi 205
Kochi
Population 205
ODR Odravu 368
Odravu
Population 368
APO Apo 658
Apo
Population 658
RMG Romogi 366
Romogi
Population 366
KEI Kei 175
Kei
Population 175
MDG Midigo 139
Midigo
Population 139
ARW Ariwa 160
Ariwa
Population 160
DRJ Drajini 447
Drajini
Population 447
KRU Kuru 1,089
Kuru
Population 1,089
LDN Lodonga 615
Lodonga
Population 615
YTC Yumbe TC 2,339
Yumbe TC
Population 2,339

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 49 %
Rural Access 49 %
Urban Access 54 %

APO Apo 51 %
Apo
Population Served 29,124
ARW Ariwa 43 %
Ariwa
Population Served 14,700
DRJ Drajini 65 %
Drajini
Population Served 28,918
KCH Kochi 50 %
Kochi
Population Served 29,618
KEI Kei 48 %
Kei
Population Served 31,580
KLL Kululu 43 %
Kululu
Population Served 22,512
KRU Kuru 36 %
Kuru
Population Served 21,212
KRW Kerwa 62 %
Kerwa
Population Served 28,800
LDN Lodonga 53 %
Lodonga
Population Served 24,918
MDG Midigo 42 %
Midigo
Population Served 21,956
ODR Odravu 52 %
Odravu
Population Served 31,806
RMG Romogi 45 %
Romogi
Population Served 29,124
YTC Yumbe TC 54 %
Yumbe TC
Population Served 26,982

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 49 %
Rural Access 49 %
Urban Access 54 %

APO Apo 51 %
Apo
Population Served 29,124
ARW Ariwa 43 %
Ariwa
Population Served 14,700
DRJ Drajini 65 %
Drajini
Population Served 28,918
KCH Kochi 50 %
Kochi
Population Served 29,618
KEI Kei 48 %
Kei
Population Served 31,580
KLL Kululu 43 %
Kululu
Population Served 22,512
KRU Kuru 36 %
Kuru
Population Served 21,212
KRW Kerwa 62 %
Kerwa
Population Served 28,800
LDN Lodonga 53 %
Lodonga
Population Served 24,918
MDG Midigo 42 %
Midigo
Population Served 21,956
ODR Odravu 52 %
Odravu
Population Served 31,806
RMG Romogi 45 %
Romogi
Population Served 29,124
YTC Yumbe TC 54 %
Yumbe TC
Population Served 26,982

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 98 %

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 KeiRural65,56231,58048%95%--3710821063-63314------1-1---No
 2 KululuRural52,96822,51243%96%-----72957158112------4-4---No
 3 Yumbe TCUrban49,88126,98254%-98%----24643-431-1------13-132871533No
 4 AriwaRural34,44814,70043%96%-----24638341---------------No
 5 KerwaRural46,30128,80062%99%-----51662-62---------------No
 6 MidigoRural52,47421,95642%100%--6-6628361371-1------1-1---No
 7 RomogiRural65,43829,12445%96%-----1311474175314------------No
 8 KuruRural58,52421,21236%100%--2241121347451------------14526No
 9 OdravuRural60,62331,80652%97%-----10111773801-1---------18--No
 10 DrajiniRural44,81928,91865%97%--6285-547148-33------------No
 11 ApoRural57,66029,12451%91%--21312102266369134------2-2---No
 12 LodongaRural46,67124,91853%96%--34761749150123------8-8---No
 13 KochiRural59,26529,61850%98%--1-110-10781793-3------------No
Total 694,634341,25049979803633911310123936393952227000000290294501739No
District 694,634341,25049979803633911310123936393952227000000290294501739No

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