Namisindwa District

by November 19, 2018

The access rates in Namisindwa vary from 49 % in Namboko Sub-County to 95 % in Buwabwala Sub-County. Namisindwa has 763 domestic water points which serve a total of 156,201 people – 148,571 in rural areas. 17 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namisindwa has 2 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

98%

Equity

84

Management

97%

Gender

69%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LTC Lwakhakha TC 1,061
Lwakhakha TC
Population 1,061
MKH Mukhoto 268
Mukhoto
Population 268
BKH Bukhabusi 973
Bukhabusi
Population 973
BKA Bukhaweka 880
Bukhaweka
Population 880
NMB Namabya 930
Namabya
Population 930
BKB Bukiabi 923
Bukiabi
Population 923
NMO Namboko 804
Namboko
Population 804
BKK Bukokho 1,128
Bukokho
Population 1,128
BBT Bubutu 683
Bubutu
Population 683
BWB Buwabwala 1,120
Buwabwala
Population 1,120
BMB Bumbo 1,229
Bumbo
Population 1,229
BMW Bumwoni 955
Bumwoni
Population 955
BPT Bupoto 253
Bupoto
Population 253
MGL Magale 837
Magale
Population 837
TSK Tsekululu 1,251
Tsekululu
Population 1,251
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 51 %

BBT Bubutu 64 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,754
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,737
BKB Bukiabi 49 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,631
BKK Bukokho 67 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,821
BMB Bumbo 49 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 20,567
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 12,121
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,452
LTC Lwakhakha TC 50 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 59 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 55 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 62 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 5,650
NMB Namabya 68 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,000
NMO Namboko 49 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,624
TSK Tsekululu 59 %
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 51 %

BBT Bubutu 64 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,754
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,737
BKB Bukiabi 49 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,631
BKK Bukokho 67 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,821
BMB Bumbo 49 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 20,567
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 12,121
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,452
LTC Lwakhakha TC 50 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 59 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 55 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 62 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 5,650
NMB Namabya 68 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,000
NMO Namboko 49 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,624
TSK Tsekululu 59 %
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 98 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BBT Bubutu 94 %
Bubutu
Functional Sources 75
BKA Bukhaweka 100 %
Bukhaweka
Functional Sources 58
BKB Bukiabi 100 %
Bukiabi
Functional Sources 29
BKH Bukhabusi 93 %
Bukhabusi
Functional Sources 57
BKK Bukokho 100 %
Bukokho
Functional Sources 75
BMB Bumbo 100 %
Bumbo
Functional Sources 52
BMW Bumwoni 94 %
Bumwoni
Functional Sources 44
BPT Bupoto 98 %
Bupoto
Functional Sources 80
BWB Buwabwala 100 %
Buwabwala
Functional Sources 40
LTC Lwakhakha TC 100 %
Lwakhakha TC
Functional Sources 27
MGL Magale 98 %
Magale
Functional Sources 43
MGT Magale TC 100 %
Magale TC
Functional Sources 12
MKH Mukhoto 100 %
Mukhoto
Functional Sources 29
NMB Namabya 97 %
Namabya
Functional Sources 37
NMO Namboko 96 %
Namboko
Functional Sources 26
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 NambokoRural11,5055,62449%96%--121134-46-64-4------------No
 2 BukhabusiRural11,19110,63195%93%--49150------325------516---No
 3 Magale TCUrban4,6022,51255%-100%-5-5---5-52-2------------No
 4 BumboRural18,7229,16249%100%--27-27---2-22-2------21-21---No
 5 NamabyaRural11,7148,00068%97%--31-31---5-5---------112---No
 6 BupotoRural12,76012,12295%98%--641651-12-22-2------11112---No
 7 BubutuRural26,25316,75464%94%--451465-5164209-9------------No
 8 BukiabiRural12,6566,20049%100%--22-22---5-5---------2-2---No
 9 Lwakhakha TCUrban10,2505,11850%-100%-18-18---4-43-3------2-2---No
 10 BukhawekaRural10,2509,73895%100%--54-54---2-21-1------1-1---No
 11 BumwoniRural21,65120,56895%94%--30-301-18210112------4-44331216No
 12 MagaleRural18,61810,99259%98%--28-28---111123-3------1-1243416No
 13 BukokhoRural21,96514,82167%100%--32-321-116-164-4------22-22---No
 14 BuwabwalaRural7,8447,45295%100%--32-32---2-21-1------5-5---No
 15 TsekululuRural18,40810,85659%100%--34-34------1-1------27-27---No
 16 MukhotoRural9,1005,65062%100%--26-26---------------3-3---No
Total 227,471156,19669981000509451312012847913633900000010531086761632No
District 227,471156,19669981000509451312012847913633900000010531086761632No

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