Luuka District

by April 22, 2018

The access rates in Luuka vary from 48 % in Luuka TC Sub-County to 95 % in Nawampiti Sub-County. Luuka has 734 domestic water points which serve a total of 194,503 people – 189,197 in rural areas. 34 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

76%

Rural Functionality

96%

Equity

88

Management

80%

Gender

78%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKM Bukooma 303
Bukooma
Population 303
BLN Bulongo 405
Bulongo
Population 405
IKM Ikumbya 286
Ikumbya
Population 286
IRN Irongo 448
Irongo
Population 448
LTC Luuka TC 530
Luuka TC
Population 530
NWM Nawampiti 392
Nawampiti
Population 392
BKN Bukanga 526
Bukanga
Population 526
WBG Waibuga 501
Waibuga
Population 501

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 76 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 48 %

BKM Bukooma 56 %
Bukooma
Population Served 23,400
BKN Bukanga 70 %
Bukanga
Population Served 31,462
BLN Bulongo 95 %
Bulongo
Population Served 28,812
IKM Ikumbya 63 %
Ikumbya
Population Served 23,324
IRN Irongo 86 %
Irongo
Population Served 24,233
LTC Luuka TC 48 %
Luuka TC
Population Served 5,306
NWM Nawampiti 95 %
Nawampiti
Population Served 21,754
WBG Waibuga 92 %
Waibuga
Population Served 36,206

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 76 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 48 %

BKM Bukooma 56 %
Bukooma
Population Served 23,400
BKN Bukanga 70 %
Bukanga
Population Served 31,462
BLN Bulongo 95 %
Bulongo
Population Served 28,812
IKM Ikumbya 63 %
Ikumbya
Population Served 23,324
IRN Irongo 86 %
Irongo
Population Served 24,233
LTC Luuka TC 48 %
Luuka TC
Population Served 5,306
NWM Nawampiti 95 %
Nawampiti
Population Served 21,754
WBG Waibuga 92 %
Waibuga
Population Served 36,206

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 96 %
Urban Functionality 89 %

BKM Bukooma 96 %
Bukooma
Functional Sources 75
BKN Bukanga 97 %
Bukanga
Functional Sources 112
BLN Bulongo 98 %
Bulongo
Functional Sources 120
IKM Ikumbya 91 %
Ikumbya
Functional Sources 75
IRN Irongo 92 %
Irongo
Functional Sources 86
LTC Luuka TC 89 %
Luuka TC
Functional Sources 17
NWM Nawampiti 95 %
Nawampiti
Functional Sources 83
WBG Waibuga 96 %
Waibuga
Functional Sources 132

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
Luuka                               
 1 BukangaRural44,68331,46270%97%--23-2333134532552-2------1-1---No
 2 BukoomaRural42,03723,40056%96%-----81967269---------------No
 3 Luuka TCUrban10,9935,30648%-89%-1-16-610111-11------------No
 4 WaibugaRural39,28936,20692%96%-100%46-464925137239-111-1---------No
 5 BulongoRural30,33228,81595%98%--162183813966-66---------------No
 6 IrongoRural28,29624,23386%92%--1721911415521536-6------------No
 7 IkumbyaRural36,74423,32463%91%-33%1-1426665714-41-1-22------No
 8 NawampitiRural22,90121,75695%95%--21-2135-3527431---------------No
Total 255,245194,497769689501254129184111953781739512214202022101000No
District 255,245194,497769689501254129184111953781739512214202022101000No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections