Kumi District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Kumi vary from 30 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 897 domestic water points which serve a total of 229,702 people – 209,415 in rural areas. 120 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kumi has 2 piped schemes.

Access

74%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

48

Management

96%

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
KMI Kumi 194
Kumi
Population 194
MKN Mukongoro 410
Mukongoro
Population 410
ATT Atutur 268
Atutur
Population 268
KNY Kanyum 389
Kanyum
Population 389
NYR Nyero 400
Nyero
Population 400
ONG Ongino 179
Ongino
Population 179
NTD Northern Div 1,429
Northern Div
Population 1,429

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 74 %
Rural Access 80 %
Urban Access 43 %

ATT Atutur 82 %
Atutur
Population Served 22,942
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 21,604
KNY Kanyum 74 %
Kanyum
Population Served 40,136
MKN Mukongoro 63 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 38,142
NTD Northern Div 56 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,081
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 40,706
ONG Ongino 84 %
Ongino
Population Served 45,886
STD Southern Div 30 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,206

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 74 %
Rural Access 80 %
Urban Access 43 %

ATT Atutur 82 %
Atutur
Population Served 22,942
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 21,604
KNY Kanyum 74 %
Kanyum
Population Served 40,136
MKN Mukongoro 63 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 38,142
NTD Northern Div 56 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,081
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 40,706
ONG Ongino 84 %
Ongino
Population Served 45,886
STD Southern Div 30 %
Southern Div
Population Served 7,206

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 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 OnginoRural54,45845,88684%87%-100%---261642944985-5-111-1-115315No
 2 KanyumRural54,21940,13674%88%--651662052539645246------------No
 3 AtuturRural28,00722,94282%91%--3613722434539325------325721No
 4 KumiRural22,74121,60495%82%-100%1611714216473507293-3------8-1No
 5 NyeroRural42,84840,70695%86%--1611736104659968628-------11---No
 6 MukongoroRural60,68238,14263%87%--2923121103160464347-11----1143-12No
Total 262,955209,415808707521632191085916737125396192241213101718111319No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Southern DivUrban24,1777,20630%-93%-131145278-81-1------------No
 2 Northern DivUrban23,22013,08156%-78%-2-2415212231-1------5-53198733No
Total 47,39720,287430850170178311264300330000005053198733No
District 310,352229,7027487857523332361166217839729426192544213101121134309052No

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