Kapchorwa District

by August 17, 2019

The access rates in Kapchorwa vary from 48 % in Western Div Sub-County to 95 % in Tegeres Sub-County. Kapchorwa has 652 domestic water points which serve a total of 103,101 people – 89,197 in rural areas. 58 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 101
Kabeywa
Population 101
TGR Tegeres 167
Tegeres
Population 167
KPS Kapsinda 314
Kapsinda
Population 314
AMK Amukol 848
Amukol
Population 848
CHM Chema 335
Chema
Population 335
CHP Chepteret 1,404
Chepteret
Population 1,404
GMG Gamogo 886
Gamogo
Population 886
KPT Kaptanya 175
Kaptanya
Population 175
KSR Kaserem 821
Kaserem
Population 821
KWW Kawowo 346
Kawowo
Population 346
MNR Munarya 206
Munarya
Population 206
SPI Sipi 1,132
Sipi
Population 1,132
KTC Central Div 2,540
Central Div
Population 2,540
KPC Eastern Div 699
Eastern Div
Population 699
KAT Western Div 734
Western Div
Population 734

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 4,131
CHM Chema 95 %
Chema
Population Served 9,471
CHP Chepteret 60 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,627
KAT Western Div 48 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,743
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,190
KPS Kapsinda 53 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 75 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,206
KSR Kaserem 82 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 13,903
KWW Kawowo 57 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,045
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,139
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,743

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 4,131
CHM Chema 95 %
Chema
Population Served 9,471
CHP Chepteret 60 %
Chepteret
Population Served 2,800
GMG Gamogo 95 %
Gamogo
Population Served 3,627
KAT Western Div 48 %
Western Div
Population Served 10,800
KBY Kabeywa 95 %
Kabeywa
Population Served 5,743
KPC Eastern Div 95 %
Eastern Div
Population Served 12,190
KPS Kapsinda 53 %
Kapsinda
Population Served 4,503
KPT Kaptanya 75 %
Kaptanya
Population Served 6,206
KSR Kaserem 82 %
Kaserem
Population Served 4,350
KTC Central Div 95 %
Central Div
Population Served 13,903
KWW Kawowo 57 %
Kawowo
Population Served 4,450
MNR Munarya 95 %
Munarya
Population Served 6,045
SPI Sipi 95 %
Sipi
Population Served 5,139
TGR Tegeres 95 %
Tegeres
Population Served 9,743

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 GamogoRural3,8183,62795%74%--13-13---------------7714---No
 2 KawowoRural7,8484,45057%96%--14-14----11---------9-9---No
 3 SipiRural5,4095,13995%83%--31-31------314------6713108-14No
 4 AmukolRural4,3484,13195%100%--13-13---------------14-14---No
 5 KapsindaRural8,4844,50353%96%--18-18---1-11-1------314---No
 6 KaseremRural5,3034,35082%100%--15-15---------------9-9---No
 7 TegeresRural10,2569,74395%92%--25-25-------11------40545---No
 8 MunaryaRural6,3636,04595%85%--20-20---------------14620---No
 9 ChemaRural9,9699,47195%100%--46-46------1-1------2-2---No
 10 KabeywaRural6,0455,74395%96%--23-23-------22------27-27---No
 11 ChepteretRural4,6662,80060%100%--11-11---------------4-4---No
 12 KaptanyaRural8,2726,20675%89%--25-25------112------538---No
Total 80,78166,2078292002540254000112651100000014029169108014No
Kapchorwa MC                               
 1 Eastern DivRural12,83212,19095%85%--30131-------11------32941---No
 2 Central DivUrban14,63513,90395%-86%-5-5------1-1------65127739612158No
 3 Western DivRural22,37710,80048%100%--36-36---------------24-24---No
Total 49,84436,8947492860711720000001120000001212114239612158No
District 130,625103,1017992860325132600011276130000002615031150412172No

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