Kumi District

by November 26, 2020

The access rates in Kumi vary from 31 % in Southern Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kumi Sub-County. Kumi has 828 domestic water points which serve a total of 215,297 people – 195,210 in rural areas. 107 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

45

Management

99%

Gender

88%

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 182
Kumi
Population 182
MKN Mukongoro 383
Mukongoro
Population 383
ATT Atutur 250
Atutur
Population 250
KNY Kanyum 364
Kanyum
Population 364
NYR Nyero 374
Nyero
Population 374
ONG Ongino 167
Ongino
Population 167
NTD Northern Div 1,337
Northern Div
Population 1,337

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 79 %
Urban Access 45 %

ATT Atutur 79 %
Atutur
Population Served 20,742
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 20,215
KNY Kanyum 71 %
Kanyum
Population Served 36,236
MKN Mukongoro 63 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 35,542
NTD Northern Div 60 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,081
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 38,089
ONG Ongino 87 %
Ongino
Population Served 44,386
STD Southern Div 31 %
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 74 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 45 %

ATT Atutur 79 %
Atutur
Population Served 20,742
KMI Kumi 95 %
Kumi
Population Served 20,215
KNY Kanyum 71 %
Kanyum
Population Served 36,236
MKN Mukongoro 63 %
Mukongoro
Population Served 35,542
NTD Northern Div 60 %
Northern Div
Population Served 13,081
NYR Nyero 95 %
Nyero
Population Served 38,089
ONG Ongino 87 %
Ongino
Population Served 44,386
STD Southern Div 31 %
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 87 %
Urban Functionality 89 %

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 OnginoRural50,95744,38687%84%-100%---261642944985-5-111-1-115315No
 2 KanyumRural50,73336,23671%91%--651662052539645246------------No
 3 AtuturRural26,20720,74279%93%--3613722434539325------325721No
 4 KumiRural21,27920,21595%90%-100%1611714216473507293-3------8-1No
 5 NyeroRural40,09438,08995%82%--1611736104659968628-------11---No
 6 MukongoroRural56,78135,54263%86%--2923121103160464347-11----1143-12No
Total 246,051195,210798707518111821224216432741368261541213101718111319No
Kumi MC                               
 1 Southern DivUrban22,6237,00631%-97%-131145278-81-1------------No
 2 Northern DivUrban21,72713,08160%-83%-2-2415212231-1------5-53198733No
Total 44,35020,0874508901601611011246302130000005053198733No
District 290,401215,2977487897519711981334217535147398281644213101121134309052No

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