Namisindwa District

by July 18, 2018

The access rates in Namisindwa vary from 48 % in Namboko Sub-County to 95 % in Buwabwala Sub-County. Namisindwa has 754 domestic water points which serve a total of 154,246 people – 146,916 in rural areas. 30 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

85

Management

85%

Gender

91%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LTC Lwakhakha TC 1,050
Lwakhakha TC
Population 1,050
MKH Mukhoto 265
Mukhoto
Population 265
BKH Bukhabusi 963
Bukhabusi
Population 963
BKA Bukhaweka 871
Bukhaweka
Population 871
NMB Namabya 920
Namabya
Population 920
BKB Bukiabi 913
Bukiabi
Population 913
NMO Namboko 795
Namboko
Population 795
BKK Bukokho 1,116
Bukokho
Population 1,116
BBT Bubutu 675
Bubutu
Population 675
BWB Buwabwala 1,108
Buwabwala
Population 1,108
BMB Bumbo 1,215
Bumbo
Population 1,215
BMW Bumwoni 944
Bumwoni
Population 944
BPT Bupoto 250
Bupoto
Population 250
MGL Magale 828
Magale
Population 828
TSK Tsekululu 1,238
Tsekululu
Population 1,238
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 50 %

BBT Bubutu 64 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,748
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,632
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,517
BKK Bukokho 66 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,421
BMB Bumbo 49 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 20,346
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 11,991
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,372
LTC Lwakhakha TC 50 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 60 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 49 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,212
MKH Mukhoto 58 %
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 50 %

BBT Bubutu 64 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,748
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,632
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,517
BKK Bukokho 66 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,421
BMB Bumbo 49 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 20,346
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 11,991
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,372
LTC Lwakhakha TC 50 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 60 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 49 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,212
MKH Mukhoto 58 %
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 100 %

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 100 %
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 NambokoRural11,3825,42448%81%--93124-46-6224------------No
 2 BukhabusiRural11,07110,51795%93%--50-50------415------336---No
 3 Magale TCUrban4,5532,21249%-100%-5-5---4-42-2------------No
 4 BumboRural18,5219,16249%94%--26127---2-2-22------21-21---No
 5 NamabyaRural11,5898,00069%95%--31-31---5-5----------22---No
 6 BupotoRural12,62411,99395%98%--64-641-11122-2------11112---No
 7 BubutuRural25,97116,74864%94%--4514622421-21628------------No
 8 BukiabiRural12,5206,20050%100%--22-22---5-5---------2-2---No
 9 Lwakhakha TCUrban10,1405,11850%-100%-18-18---4-43-3------2-2---No
 10 BukhawekaRural10,1409,63395%100%--53-53---2-21-1------1-1---No
 11 BumwoniRural21,41920,34895%98%--30-301-191102-2------4-44331216No
 12 MagaleRural18,41810,99260%95%--28-28---102123-3------1-1243416No
 13 BukokhoRural21,72914,42166%92%--30-301-116-164-4------16622---No
 14 BuwabwalaRural7,7607,37295%100%--32-32---2-21-1------5-5---No
 15 TsekululuRural18,21110,85660%100%--34-34------1-1------27-27---No
 16 MukhotoRural9,0025,25058%100%--24-24---------------3-3---No
Total 225,030154,2416996100050155069211874913173800000096121086761632No
District 225,030154,2416996100050155069211874913173800000096121086761632No

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