Kumi District

by December 14, 2019

The access rates in Kumi vary from 33 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 833 domestic water points which serve a total of 215,024 people – 194,343 in rural areas. 107 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kumi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

76%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

47

Management

96%

Gender

71%

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 243
Atutur
Population 243
KNY Kanyum 353
Kanyum
Population 353
NYR Nyero 363
Nyero
Population 363
ONG Ongino 162
Ongino
Population 162
NTD Northern Div 1,296
Northern Div
Population 1,296
KMI Kumi 176
Kumi
Population 176
MKN Mukongoro 372
Mukongoro
Population 372

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 76 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 48 %

ATT Atutur 87 %
Atutur
Population Served 21,992
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 19,602
KNY Kanyum 73 %
Kanyum
Population Served 35,836
MKN Mukongoro 67 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 36,992
NTD Northern Div 63 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,375
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 36,934
ONG Ongino 87 %
Ongino
Population Served 42,986
STD Southern Div 33 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,306

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 76 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 48 %

ATT Atutur 87 %
Atutur
Population Served 21,992
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 19,602
KNY Kanyum 73 %
Kanyum
Population Served 35,836
MKN Mukongoro 67 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 36,992
NTD Northern Div 63 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,375
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 36,934
ONG Ongino 87 %
Ongino
Population Served 42,986
STD Southern Div 33 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,306

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 91 %

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 OnginoRural49,41342,98687%86%-50%---261642944985-5-111-1-115315No
 2 KanyumRural49,19535,83673%89%--651662052539645246------------No
 3 AtuturRural25,41221,99287%87%--3613722434539325------325721No
 4 KumiRural20,63419,60295%91%-100%1611714216473507293-3------8-1No
 5 NyeroRural38,87836,93495%84%--1611736104659968628-------11---No
 6 MukongoroRural55,06036,99267%85%--2923121103160464347-11----1143-12No
Total 238,592194,343818706717261781194516434631377261440325101358111319No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Southern DivUrban21,9377,30633%-90%-131145278-81-1------------No
 2 Northern DivUrban21,06813,37563%-92%-2-2415212231-1------5-53198733No
Total 43,00520,681480910151169312292312020000005053198733No
District 281,597215,024768791671877194128481763753340828144232510185134309052No

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