Kaberamaido District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Kaberamaido vary from 67 % in Ochero Sub-County to 93 % in Alwa Sub-County. Kaberamaido has 424 domestic water points which serve a total of 121,338 people – 119,305 in rural areas. 54 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kaberamaido has 3 piped schemes.

Access

81%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

32

Management

100%

Gender

84%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ALW Alwa 244
Alwa
Population 244
KBR Kaberamaido 241
Kaberamaido
Population 241
KTC Kaberamaido TC 770
Kaberamaido TC
Population 770
KBL Kobulubulu 209
Kobulubulu
Population 209
OCH Ochero 214
Ochero
Population 214
APR Aperkira 199
Aperkira
Population 199

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 81 %
Rural Access 83 %
Urban Access 35 %

ALW Alwa 93 %
Alwa
Population Served 30,821
APR Aperkira 84 %
Aperkira
Population Served 17,109
KBL Kobulubulu 92 %
Kobulubulu
Population Served 25,836
KBR Kaberamaido 82 %
Kaberamaido
Population Served 20,615
KTC Kaberamaido TC NWSC
Kaberamaido TC
Population Served NWSC
OCH Ochero 67 %
Ochero
Population Served 24,924

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 81 %
Rural Access 83 %
Urban Access 35 %

ALW Alwa 93 %
Alwa
Population Served 30,821
APR Aperkira 84 %
Aperkira
Population Served 17,109
KBL Kobulubulu 92 %
Kobulubulu
Population Served 25,836
KBR Kaberamaido 82 %
Kaberamaido
Population Served 20,615
KTC Kaberamaido TC NWSC
Kaberamaido TC
Population Served NWSC
OCH Ochero 67 %
Ochero
Population Served 24,924

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

ALW Alwa 91 %
Alwa
Functional Sources 99
APR Aperkira 85 %
Aperkira
Functional Sources 50
KBL Kobulubulu 85 %
Kobulubulu
Functional Sources 78
KBR Kaberamaido 84 %
Kaberamaido
Functional Sources 62
KTC Kaberamaido TC NWSC
Kaberamaido TC
Functional Sources 3
OCH Ochero 90 %
Ochero
Functional Sources 78

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
KABERAMAIDO                               
 1 AperkiraRural20,37617,10984%85%-----1061640141-22------------No
 2 OcheroRural37,05824,92467%90%-----43773376134-11---------No
 3 KobulubuluRural28,01625,83692%85%-----1031368573-66------------No
 4 KaberamaidoRural25,21520,61582%84%--527941348351-33------------No
 5 Kaberamaido TCUrban5,731NWSCNWSC-100%-------3-3---------------Yes
 6 AlwaRural33,11030,82193%91%--6172142572173-44------------No
Total 149,506121,33881871000113145420743041331711819011000000000No
District 149,506121,33881871000113145420743041331711819011000000000No

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 GFS32100000200
Unknown/Not GFS21000001000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Total63100002200

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