Namisindwa District

by May 23, 2018

The access rates in Namisindwa vary from 48 % in Namboko Sub-County to 95 % in Buwabwala Sub-County. Namisindwa has 755 domestic water points which serve a total of 154,254 people – 146,624 in rural areas. 31 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namisindwa has 2 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

96%

Equity

84

Management

85%

Gender

91%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LTC Lwakhakha TC 1,044
Lwakhakha TC
Population 1,044
MKH Mukhoto 264
Mukhoto
Population 264
BKH Bukhabusi 958
Bukhabusi
Population 958
BKA Bukhaweka 866
Bukhaweka
Population 866
NMB Namabya 915
Namabya
Population 915
BKB Bukiabi 908
Bukiabi
Population 908
NMO Namboko 791
Namboko
Population 791
BKK Bukokho 1,111
Bukokho
Population 1,111
BBT Bubutu 672
Bubutu
Population 672
BWB Buwabwala 1,103
Buwabwala
Population 1,103
BMB Bumbo 1,210
Bumbo
Population 1,210
BMW Bumwoni 940
Bumwoni
Population 940
BPT Bupoto 249
Bupoto
Population 249
MGL Magale 824
Magale
Population 824
TSK Tsekululu 1,232
Tsekululu
Population 1,232
MGT Magale TC Unknown
Magale TC
Population 0

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 69 %
Rural Access 70 %
Urban Access 52 %

BBT Bubutu 65 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,748
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,584
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,463
BKK Bukokho 67 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,421
BMB Bumbo 50 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 20,243
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 11,930
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,334
LTC Lwakhakha TC 51 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 60 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 55 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 59 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 5,250
NMB Namabya 69 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,000
NMO Namboko 48 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,424
TSK Tsekululu 60 %
Tsekululu
Population Served 10,856

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 69 %
Rural Access 70 %
Urban Access 52 %

BBT Bubutu 65 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,748
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,584
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,463
BKK Bukokho 67 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,421
BMB Bumbo 50 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 20,243
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 11,930
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,334
LTC Lwakhakha TC 51 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 60 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 55 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 59 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 5,250
NMB Namabya 69 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,000
NMO Namboko 48 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,424
TSK Tsekululu 60 %
Tsekululu
Population Served 10,856

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 97 %

BBT Bubutu 94 %
Bubutu
Functional Sources 74
BKA Bukhaweka 100 %
Bukhaweka
Functional Sources 57
BKB Bukiabi 100 %
Bukiabi
Functional Sources 29
BKH Bukhabusi 93 %
Bukhabusi
Functional Sources 57
BKK Bukokho 92 %
Bukokho
Functional Sources 67
BMB Bumbo 94 %
Bumbo
Functional Sources 49
BMW Bumwoni 98 %
Bumwoni
Functional Sources 46
BPT Bupoto 98 %
Bupoto
Functional Sources 79
BWB Buwabwala 100 %
Buwabwala
Functional Sources 40
LTC Lwakhakha TC 100 %
Lwakhakha TC
Functional Sources 27
MGL Magale 95 %
Magale
Functional Sources 42
MGT Magale TC 92 %
Magale TC
Functional Sources 11
MKH Mukhoto 100 %
Mukhoto
Functional Sources 27
NMB Namabya 95 %
Namabya
Functional Sources 36
NMO Namboko 81 %
Namboko
Functional Sources 21
TSK Tsekululu 100 %
Tsekululu
Functional Sources 62

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
Namisindwa                               
 1 NambokoRural11,3265,42448%81%--93124-46-6224------------No
 2 BukhabusiRural11,01710,46695%93%--50-50------415------336---No
 3 Magale TCUrban4,5302,51255%-92%-5-5---4152-2------------No
 4 BumboRural18,4319,16250%94%--26127---2-2-22------21-21---No
 5 NamabyaRural11,5328,00069%95%--31-31---5-5----------22---No
 6 BupotoRural12,56211,93495%98%--64-641-11122-2------11112---No
 7 BubutuRural25,84416,74865%94%--4514622421-21628------------No
 8 BukiabiRural12,4596,20050%100%--22-22---5-5---------2-2---No
 9 Lwakhakha TCUrban10,0915,11851%-100%-18-18---4-43-3------2-2---No
 10 BukhawekaRural10,0919,58695%100%--53-53---2-21-1------1-1---No
 11 BumwoniRural21,31420,24895%98%--30-301-191102-2------4-44331216No
 12 MagaleRural18,32810,99260%95%--28-28---102123-3------1-1243416No
 13 BukokhoRural21,62314,42167%92%--30-301-116-164-4------16622---No
 14 BuwabwalaRural7,7227,33695%100%--32-32---2-21-1------5-5---No
 15 TsekululuRural18,12210,85660%100%--34-34------1-1------27-27---No
 16 MukhotoRural8,9585,25059%100%--24-24---------------3-3---No
Total 223,890154,237699697050155069211875923173800000096121086761632No
District 223,890154,237699697050155069211875923173800000096121086761632No

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/GFS22002000000
Total22000000000

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