Yumbe District

by October 19, 2020

The access rates in Yumbe vary from 36 % in Kuru Sub-County to 66 % in Drajini Sub-County. Yumbe has 1,083 domestic water points which serve a total of 319,343 people – 292,361 in rural areas. 38 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Yumbe has 3 piped schemes.

Access

48%

Rural Functionality

96%

Equity

82

Management

98%

Gender

89%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRW Kerwa 185
Kerwa
Population 185
KLL Kululu 336
Kululu
Population 336
KCH Kochi 196
Kochi
Population 196
ODR Odravu 351
Odravu
Population 351
APO Apo 627
Apo
Population 627
RMG Romogi 349
Romogi
Population 349
KEI Kei 167
Kei
Population 167
MDG Midigo 132
Midigo
Population 132
ARW Ariwa 153
Ariwa
Population 153
DRJ Drajini 426
Drajini
Population 426
KRU Kuru 1,038
Kuru
Population 1,038
LDN Lodonga 587
Lodonga
Population 587
YTC Yumbe TC 2,229
Yumbe TC
Population 2,229

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 57 %

APO Apo 51 %
Apo
Population Served 28,224
ARW Ariwa 44 %
Ariwa
Population Served 14,400
DRJ Drajini 66 %
Drajini
Population Served 28,318
KCH Kochi 51 %
Kochi
Population Served 29,018
KEI Kei 40 %
Kei
Population Served 25,274
KLL Kululu 43 %
Kululu
Population Served 21,612
KRU Kuru 36 %
Kuru
Population Served 20,312
KRW Kerwa 48 %
Kerwa
Population Served 21,000
LDN Lodonga 53 %
Lodonga
Population Served 23,418
MDG Midigo 42 %
Midigo
Population Served 21,056
ODR Odravu 54 %
Odravu
Population Served 31,206
RMG Romogi 46 %
Romogi
Population Served 28,524
YTC Yumbe TC 57 %
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 48 %
Rural Access 48 %
Urban Access 57 %

APO Apo 51 %
Apo
Population Served 28,224
ARW Ariwa 44 %
Ariwa
Population Served 14,400
DRJ Drajini 66 %
Drajini
Population Served 28,318
KCH Kochi 51 %
Kochi
Population Served 29,018
KEI Kei 40 %
Kei
Population Served 25,274
KLL Kululu 43 %
Kululu
Population Served 21,612
KRU Kuru 36 %
Kuru
Population Served 20,312
KRW Kerwa 48 %
Kerwa
Population Served 21,000
LDN Lodonga 53 %
Lodonga
Population Served 23,418
MDG Midigo 42 %
Midigo
Population Served 21,056
ODR Odravu 54 %
Odravu
Population Served 31,206
RMG Romogi 46 %
Romogi
Population Served 28,524
YTC Yumbe TC 57 %
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 96 %
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 KeiRural62,49025,27440%93%--3710821063-63314------1-1---No
 2 KululuRural50,48621,61243%96%-----72957158112------4-4---No
 3 Yumbe TCUrban47,54426,98257%-98%----24643-431-1------13-132871533No
 4 AriwaRural32,83414,40044%96%-----24638341---------------No
 5 KerwaRural44,13121,00048%99%-----51662-62---------------No
 6 MidigoRural50,01621,05642%100%--6-6628361371-1------1-1---No
 7 RomogiRural62,37228,52446%96%-----1311474175314------------No
 8 KuruRural55,78220,31236%100%--2241121347451------------14526No
 9 OdravuRural57,78331,20654%97%-----10111773801-1---------18--No
 10 DrajiniRural42,71928,31866%97%--6285-547148-33------------No
 11 ApoRural54,95828,22451%91%--21312102266369134------2-2---No
 12 LodongaRural44,48423,41853%95%--34761749150123------8-8---No
 13 KochiRural56,48829,01851%98%--1-110-10781793-3------------No
Total 662,087319,34348969803633911310123863386642226000000290294501739No
District 662,087319,34348969803633911310123863386642226000000290294501739No

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