Kapchorwa District

by November 26, 2020

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 47 % in Western Div Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 661 domestic water points which serve a total of 105,469 people – 91,151 in rural areas. 59 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kapchorwa has 8 piped schemes.

Access

78%

Rural Functionality

92%

Equity

73

Management

98%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KBY Kabeywa 104
Kabeywa
Population 104
TGR Tegeres 171
Tegeres
Population 171
KTC Central Div 2,616
Central Div
Population 2,616
KPC Eastern Div 720
Eastern Div
Population 720
KAT Western Div 756
Western Div
Population 756
AMK Amukol 874
Amukol
Population 874
CHM Chema 345
Chema
Population 345
CHP Chepteret 1,446
Chepteret
Population 1,446
GMG Gamogo 913
Gamogo
Population 913
KPS Kapsinda 324
Kapsinda
Population 324
KPT Kaptanya 180
Kaptanya
Population 180
KSR Kaserem 846
Kaserem
Population 846
KWW Kawowo 357
Kawowo
Population 357
MNR Munarya 212
Munarya
Population 212
SPI Sipi 1,166
Sipi
Population 1,166

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 78 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 95 %
Amukol
Population Served 4,254
CHM Chema 93 %
Chema
Population Served 9,506
CHP Chepteret 58 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,735
KAT Western Div 47 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,914
KPC Eastern Div 93 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,353
KPS Kapsinda 52 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 82 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,956
KSR Kaserem 80 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 14,317
KWW Kawowo 55 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,225
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,292
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 10,013

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 78 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 95 %

AMK Amukol 95 %
Amukol
Population Served 4,254
CHM Chema 93 %
Chema
Population Served 9,506
CHP Chepteret 58 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,735
KAT Western Div 47 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,914
KPC Eastern Div 93 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,353
KPS Kapsinda 52 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 82 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,956
KSR Kaserem 80 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 14,317
KWW Kawowo 55 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,225
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,292
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 10,013

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 GamogoRural3,9323,73595%74%--13-13---------------7714---No
 2 KawowoRural8,0824,45055%96%--14-14----11---------9-9---No
 3 SipiRural5,5705,29295%83%--31-31------314------6713108-14No
 4 AmukolRural4,4784,25495%100%--13-13---------------14-14---No
 5 KapsindaRural8,7374,50352%96%--18-18---1-11-1------314---No
 6 KaseremRural5,4614,35080%100%--15-15---------------9-9---No
 7 TegeresRural10,54010,01395%92%--25-25-------11------40545---No
 8 MunaryaRural6,5536,22595%85%--20-20---------------14620---No
 9 ChemaRural10,2669,50693%100%--46-46------1-1------2-2---No
 10 KabeywaRural6,2255,91495%96%--23-23-------22------27-27---No
 11 ChepteretRural4,8052,80058%100%--11-11---------------4-4---No
 12 KaptanyaRural8,5196,95682%88%--25-25------112------538---No
Total 83,16867,9988292002540254000112651100000014830178108014No
Kapchorwa MC                               
 1 Eastern DivRural13,21512,35393%85%--30131-------11------32941---No
 2 Central DivUrban15,07114,31795%-86%-5-5------1-1------65127739612158No
 3 Western DivRural23,04410,80047%100%--36-36---------------24-24---No
Total 51,33037,4717392860711720000001120000001212114239612158No
District 134,498105,4697892860325132600011276130000002695132050412172No

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