Buyende District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Buyende vary from 28 % in Buyende Sub-County to 54 % in Buyende TC Sub-County. Buyende has 492 domestic water points which serve a total of 138,168 people – 124,188 in rural areas. 45 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Buyende has 1 piped schemes.

Access

38%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

126

Management

98%

Gender

90%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGY Bugaya 299
Bugaya
Population 299
BYN Buyende 340
Buyende
Population 340
BTC Buyende TC 141
Buyende TC
Population 141
KGL Kagulu 285
Kagulu
Population 285
KDR Kidera 289
Kidera
Population 289
NKN Nkondo 220
Nkondo
Population 220

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 38 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 54 %

BGY Bugaya 42 %
Bugaya
Population Served 39,336
BTC Buyende TC 54 %
Buyende TC
Population Served 13,980
BYN Buyende 28 %
Buyende
Population Served 13,512
KDR Kidera 31 %
Kidera
Population Served 22,242
KGL Kagulu 39 %
Kagulu
Population Served 33,750
NKN Nkondo 45 %
Nkondo
Population Served 15,348

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 90 %
Urban Functionality 94 %

BGY Bugaya 93 %
Bugaya
Functional Sources 128
BTC Buyende TC 94 %
Buyende TC
Functional Sources 49
BYN Buyende 96 %
Buyende
Functional Sources 45
KDR Kidera 89 %
Kidera
Functional Sources 74
KGL Kagulu 95 %
Kagulu
Functional Sources 108
NKN Nkondo 73 %
Nkondo
Functional Sources 43

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
BUDIOPE                               
 1 Buyende TCUrban25,92713,98054%-94%100%------433465-5---2-21-14--No
 2 NkondoRural34,27515,34845%73%-100%------3714516281-13-3------No
 3 KaguluRural86,23833,75039%95%-100%------1056111---1-1---3-3---No
 4 BugayaRural93,56039,33642%93%-----51611781256-6----44------No
 5 KideraRural72,86422,24231%89%-100%------65772527---1-14-4---No
 6 BuyendeRural47,77413,51228%96%-100%------432452-2---1-1------No
Total 360,638138,1683890946900051641040450244282027411808400No
District 360,600138,1683890946900051641040450244282027411808400No

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
Surface Water Based/Unknown11000100001
Unknown/Not GFS22000001000
Total33000101001

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