Moroto District

by November 24, 2020

The access rates in Moroto vary from 66 % in Tapac Sub-County to 95 % in Katikekile Sub-County. Moroto has 400 domestic water points which serve a total of 94,497 people – 81,719 in rural areas. 76 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Moroto has 2 piped schemes.

Access

79%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

107

Management

66%

Gender

92%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
TPC Tapac 29
Tapac
Population 29
RPA Rupa 14
Rupa
Population 14
NDN Nadunget 75
Nadunget
Population 75
KTK Katikekile 41
Katikekile
Population 41
NDV Northern DIV 2,149
Northern DIV
Population 2,149
SDV Southern DIV 4,983
Southern DIV
Population 4,983

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 80 %
Urban Access 78 %

KTK Katikekile 95 %
Katikekile
Population Served 10,787
NDN Nadunget 71 %
Nadunget
Population Served 31,800
NDV Northern DIV 95 %
Northern DIV
Population Served 5,548
RPA Rupa 95 %
Rupa
Population Served 27,431
SDV Southern DIV 69 %
Southern DIV
Population Served 7,230
TPC Tapac 66 %
Tapac
Population Served 11,700

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 80 %
Urban Access 78 %

KTK Katikekile 95 %
Katikekile
Population Served 10,787
NDN Nadunget 71 %
Nadunget
Population Served 31,800
NDV Northern DIV 95 %
Northern DIV
Population Served 5,548
RPA Rupa 95 %
Rupa
Population Served 27,431
SDV Southern DIV 69 %
Southern DIV
Population Served 7,230
TPC Tapac 66 %
Tapac
Population Served 11,700

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 82 %
Urban Functionality 75 %

KTK Katikekile 96 %
Katikekile
Functional Sources 44
NDN Nadunget 81 %
Nadunget
Functional Sources 85
NDV Northern DIV 80 %
Northern DIV
Functional Sources 35
RPA Rupa 77 %
Rupa
Functional Sources 101
SDV Southern DIV 69 %
Southern DIV
Functional Sources 20
TPC Tapac 83 %
Tapac
Functional Sources 29

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
MATHENIKO                               
 1 NadungetRural44,77331,80071%82%-100%------8520105------2-2------No
 2 KatikekileRural11,35510,78795%96%--1-11-142244---------------No
 3 TapacRural17,73611,70066%85%--------29635---------------No
 4 RupaRural28,87527,43195%77%-33%112---99301291-11672-2------No
Total 102,73981,719808204521310126557322101167404000000No
MOROTO M.C                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban5,8405,54895%-80%-------33841213------------No
 2 Southern DIVUrban10,4907,23069%-69%----1-119423-55------------No
Total 16,33012,778780750000101521264268000000000000No
District 119,06994,4977982754521320231769386369167404000000No

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/GFS20110000000
Unknown/Not GFS31010001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS21010001000
Total72130002000

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