Namayingo District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Namayingo vary from 13 % in Bukana Sub-County to 95 % in Buyinja Sub-County. Namayingo has 599 domestic water points which serve a total of 137,322 people – 126,674 in rural areas. 129 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namayingo has 5 piped schemes.

Access

60%

Rural Functionality

80%

Equity

381

Management

90%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BND Banda 461
Banda
Population 461
BHM Buhemba 458
Buhemba
Population 458
BSW Buswale 306
Buswale
Population 306
BYN Buyinja 388
Buyinja
Population 388
MTM Mutumba 452
Mutumba
Population 452
NTC Namayingo TC 650
Namayingo TC
Population 650
LLW Lolwe 486
Lolwe
Population 486
BGN Bukana 1,273
Bukana
Population 1,273
SIS Sigulu Islands 320
Sigulu Islands
Population 320

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 60 %
Rural Access 60 %
Urban Access 64 %

BGN Bukana 13 %
Bukana
Population Served 1,200
BHM Buhemba 61 %
Buhemba
Population Served 18,057
BND Banda 46 %
Banda
Population Served 21,114
BSW Buswale 80 %
Buswale
Population Served 22,818
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 22,677
LLW Lolwe 30 %
Lolwe
Population Served 3,900
MTM Mutumba 55 %
Mutumba
Population Served 24,681
NTC Namayingo TC 64 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,648
SIS Sigulu Islands 66 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 11,624

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 80 %
Urban Functionality 62 %

BGN Bukana 75 %
Bukana
Functional Sources 3
BHM Buhemba 83 %
Buhemba
Functional Sources 96
BND Banda 85 %
Banda
Functional Sources 79
BSW Buswale 66 %
Buswale
Functional Sources 57
BYN Buyinja 85 %
Buyinja
Functional Sources 83
LLW Lolwe 92 %
Lolwe
Functional Sources 12
MTM Mutumba 86 %
Mutumba
Functional Sources 83
NTC Namayingo TC 62 %
Namayingo TC
Functional Sources 29
SIS Sigulu Islands 59 %
Sigulu Islands
Functional Sources 26

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
BUKOOLI                                
 1 MutumbaRural45,09524,68155%86%-----225274875513215------------No
 2 Sigulu IslandsRural17,54811,62466%59%--134231336---224---------20-2No
 3 BandaRural46,11521,11446%85%-100%---339422152621-21---3-34-4137-5No
 4 BuyinjaRural23,87422,68095%85%-----8210704745914------------No
 5 LolweRural12,9574,50035%93%-----14115---------------25--No
 6 BuswaleRural28,46522,81880%66%--71421641043952123------------No
 7 BukanaRural9,1821,20013%75%-----2131-1---------------No
 8 BuhembaRural29,38318,05761%83%--12371837441361046------1521710-1No
 9 Namayingo TCUrban16,73210,64864%-62%-8-8681414216189------------No
Total 229,351137,322608062100171936121441652343126579331120003031922119208No
District 229,351137,322608062100171936121441652343126579331120003031922119208No

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/Unknown55001220023
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000100010
Total66000320033

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