Kapchorwa District

by April 2, 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 104,805 people – 90,681 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

72

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 2,580
Central Div
Population 2,580
KPC Eastern Div 710
Eastern Div
Population 710
KAT Western Div 745
Western Div
Population 745
AMK Amukol 862
Amukol
Population 862
CHM Chema 340
Chema
Population 340
CHP Chepteret 1,427
Chepteret
Population 1,427
GMG Gamogo 900
Gamogo
Population 900
KPS Kapsinda 319
Kapsinda
Population 319
KPT Kaptanya 178
Kaptanya
Population 178
KSR Kaserem 834
Kaserem
Population 834
KWW Kawowo 352
Kawowo
Population 352
MNR Munarya 209
Munarya
Population 209
SPI Sipi 1,150
Sipi
Population 1,150
TGR Tegeres 169
Tegeres
Population 169

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 4,196
CHM Chema 94 %
Chema
Population Served 9,506
CHP Chepteret 59 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,685
KAT Western Div 48 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,834
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,353
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 14,125
KWW Kawowo 56 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,141
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,220
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,887

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 4,196
CHM Chema 94 %
Chema
Population Served 9,506
CHP Chepteret 59 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,685
KAT Western Div 48 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,834
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,353
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 14,125
KWW Kawowo 56 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,141
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,220
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,887

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 GamogoRural3,8793,68595%74%--13-13---------------7714---No
 2 KawowoRural7,9734,45056%96%--14-14----11---------9-9---No
 3 SipiRural5,4955,22095%83%--31-31------314------6713108-14No
 4 AmukolRural4,4174,19695%100%--13-13---------------14-14---No
 5 KapsindaRural8,6194,50352%96%--18-18---1-11-1------314---No
 6 KaseremRural5,3874,35081%100%--15-15---------------9-9---No
 7 TegeresRural10,4079,88795%92%--25-25-------11------40545---No
 8 MunaryaRural6,4646,14195%85%--20-20---------------14620---No
 9 ChemaRural10,1279,50694%100%--46-46------1-1------2-2---No
 10 KabeywaRural6,1415,83495%96%--23-23-------22------27-27---No
 11 ChepteretRural4,7402,80059%100%--11-11---------------4-4---No
 12 KaptanyaRural8,4046,95683%88%--25-25------112------538---No
Total 82,05367,5288292002540254000112651100000014830178108014No
Kapchorwa MC                               
 1 Eastern DivRural13,03612,35395%85%--30131-------11------32941---No
 2 Central DivUrban14,86814,12595%-86%-5-5------1-1------65127739612158No
 3 Western DivRural22,73310,80048%100%--36-36---------------24-24---No
Total 50,63737,2777492860711720000001120000001212114239612158No
District 132,690104,8057992860325132600011276130000002695132050412172No

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