Kapchorwa District

by January 22, 2020

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 48 % in Western Div Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 661 domestic water points which serve a total of 104,542 people – 90,486 in rural areas. 59 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kapchorwa has 8 piped schemes.

Access

79%

Rural Functionality

92%

Equity

71

Management

98%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KBY Kabeywa 103
Kabeywa
Population 103
KTC Central Div 2,568
Central Div
Population 2,568
KPC Eastern Div 707
Eastern Div
Population 707
KAT Western Div 742
Western Div
Population 742
AMK Amukol 858
Amukol
Population 858
CHM Chema 339
Chema
Population 339
CHP Chepteret 1,420
Chepteret
Population 1,420
GMG Gamogo 896
Gamogo
Population 896
KPS Kapsinda 318
Kapsinda
Population 318
KPT Kaptanya 177
Kaptanya
Population 177
KSR Kaserem 830
Kaserem
Population 830
KWW Kawowo 350
Kawowo
Population 350
MNR Munarya 208
Munarya
Population 208
SPI Sipi 1,145
Sipi
Population 1,145
TGR Tegeres 168
Tegeres
Population 168

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 79 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 95 %
Amukol
Population Served 4,176
CHM Chema 94 %
Chema
Population Served 9,506
CHP Chepteret 59 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,667
KAT Western Div 48 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,805
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,324
KPS Kapsinda 52 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 83 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,956
KSR Kaserem 81 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 14,056
KWW Kawowo 56 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,111
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,195
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,842

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 79 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 95 %
Amukol
Population Served 4,176
CHM Chema 94 %
Chema
Population Served 9,506
CHP Chepteret 59 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,667
KAT Western Div 48 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,805
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,324
KPS Kapsinda 52 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 83 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,956
KSR Kaserem 81 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 14,056
KWW Kawowo 56 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,111
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,195
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,842

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 92 %
Urban Functionality 86 %

AMK Amukol 100 %
Amukol
Functional Sources 27
CHM Chema 100 %
Chema
Functional Sources 49
CHP Chepteret 100 %
Chepteret
Functional Sources 15
GMG Gamogo 74 %
Gamogo
Functional Sources 20
KAT Western Div 100 %
Western Div
Functional Sources 60
KBY Kabeywa 96 %
Kabeywa
Functional Sources 50
KPC Eastern Div 85 %
Eastern Div
Functional Sources 62
KPS Kapsinda 96 %
Kapsinda
Functional Sources 23
KPT Kaptanya 89 %
Kaptanya
Functional Sources 31
KSR Kaserem 100 %
Kaserem
Functional Sources 24
KTC Central Div 86 %
Central Div
Functional Sources 71
KWW Kawowo 96 %
Kawowo
Functional Sources 23
MNR Munarya 85 %
Munarya
Functional Sources 34
SPI Sipi 83 %
Sipi
Functional Sources 40
TGR Tegeres 92 %
Tegeres
Functional Sources 65

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
Tingey                               
 1 GamogoRural3,8603,66795%74%--13-13---------------7714---No
 2 KawowoRural7,9344,45056%96%--14-14----11---------9-9---No
 3 SipiRural5,4685,19595%83%--31-31------314------6713108-14No
 4 AmukolRural4,3964,17695%100%--13-13---------------14-14---No
 5 KapsindaRural8,5774,50352%96%--18-18---1-11-1------314---No
 6 KaseremRural5,3614,35081%100%--15-15---------------9-9---No
 7 TegeresRural10,3609,84295%92%--25-25-------11------40545---No
 8 MunaryaRural6,4336,11195%85%--20-20---------------14620---No
 9 ChemaRural10,0789,50694%100%--46-46------1-1------2-2---No
 10 KabeywaRural6,1115,80595%96%--23-23-------22------27-27---No
 11 ChepteretRural4,7172,80059%100%--11-11---------------4-4---No
 12 KaptanyaRural8,3636,95683%88%--25-25------112------538---No
Total 81,65867,3628292002540254000112651100000014830178108014No
Kapchorwa MC                               
 1 Eastern DivRural12,97312,32495%85%--30131-------11------32941---No
 2 Central DivUrban14,79614,05695%-86%-5-5------1-1------65127739612158No
 3 Western DivRural22,62210,80048%100%--36-36---------------24-24---No
Total 50,39137,1807492860711720000001120000001212114239612158No
District 132,049104,5427992860325132600011276130000002695132050412172No

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
Unknown/GFS88001100000
Surface Water Based/GFS97021400120
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Total1815020500120

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