Kumi District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Kumi vary from 30 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 852 domestic water points which serve a total of 220,539 people – 200,452 in rural areas. 120 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kumi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

73%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

48

Management

99%

Gender

99%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
STD Southern Div Unknown
Southern Div
Population 0
ATT Atutur 259
Atutur
Population 259
KNY Kanyum 377
Kanyum
Population 377
NYR Nyero 387
Nyero
Population 387
ONG Ongino 173
Ongino
Population 173
NTD Northern Div 1,384
Northern Div
Population 1,384
KMI Kumi 188
Kumi
Population 188
MKN Mukongoro 397
Mukongoro
Population 397

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 73 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 44 %

ATT Atutur 80 %
Atutur
Population Served 21,742
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 20,923
KNY Kanyum 70 %
Kanyum
Population Served 36,636
MKN Mukongoro 63 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 36,742
NTD Northern Div 58 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,081
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 39,423
ONG Ongino 85 %
Ongino
Population Served 44,986
STD Southern Div 30 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,006

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 73 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 44 %

ATT Atutur 80 %
Atutur
Population Served 21,742
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 20,923
KNY Kanyum 70 %
Kanyum
Population Served 36,636
MKN Mukongoro 63 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 36,742
NTD Northern Div 58 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,081
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 39,423
ONG Ongino 85 %
Ongino
Population Served 44,986
STD Southern Div 30 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,006

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 86 %
Urban Functionality 85 %

ATT Atutur 87 %
Atutur
Functional Sources 78
KMI Kumi 91 %
Kumi
Functional Sources 84
KNY Kanyum 89 %
Kanyum
Functional Sources 126
MKN Mukongoro 84 %
Mukongoro
Functional Sources 113
NTD Northern Div 92 %
Northern Div
Functional Sources 33
NYR Nyero 84 %
Nyero
Functional Sources 117
ONG Ongino 86 %
Ongino
Functional Sources 125
STD Southern Div 90 %
Southern Div
Functional Sources 27

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
KUMI                               
 1 OnginoRural52,74244,98685%86%-100%---261642944985-5-111-1-115315No
 2 KanyumRural52,51136,63670%87%--651662052539645246------------No
 3 AtuturRural27,12521,74280%90%--3613722434539325------325721No
 4 KumiRural22,02420,92395%82%-100%1611714216473507293-3------8-1No
 5 NyeroRural41,49839,42395%85%--1611736104659968628-------11---No
 6 MukongoroRural58,77036,74263%86%--2923121103160464347-11----1143-12No
Total 254,670200,452798607519131941085916735225377192241213101718111319No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Southern DivUrban23,4157,00630%-93%-131145278-81-1------------No
 2 Northern DivUrban22,48813,08158%-78%-2-2415212231-1------5-53198733No
Total 45,90320,087440850160168311264300330000005053198733No
District 300,573220,5397386857520732101166217837829407192544213101121134309052No

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 GFS20021000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS21000101000
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Groundwater based/Unknown42200121040
Surface Water Based/Unknown21100011020
Total114320233060

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