Namisindwa District

by December 17, 2017

The access rates in Namisindwa vary from 49 % in Namboko Sub-County to 95 % in Buwabwala Sub-County. Namisindwa has 753 domestic water points which serve a total of 153,433 people – 145,803 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

82

Management

85%

Gender

91%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LTC Lwakhakha TC 1,030
Lwakhakha TC
Population 1,030
MKH Mukhoto 260
Mukhoto
Population 260
BKH Bukhabusi 945
Bukhabusi
Population 945
BKA Bukhaweka 854
Bukhaweka
Population 854
NMB Namabya 903
Namabya
Population 903
BKB Bukiabi 896
Bukiabi
Population 896
NMO Namboko 780
Namboko
Population 780
BKK Bukokho 1,095
Bukokho
Population 1,095
BBT Bubutu 663
Bubutu
Population 663
BWB Buwabwala 1,088
Buwabwala
Population 1,088
BMB Bumbo 1,193
Bumbo
Population 1,193
BMW Bumwoni 927
Bumwoni
Population 927
BPT Bupoto 246
Bupoto
Population 246
MGL Magale 813
Magale
Population 813
TSK Tsekululu 1,215
Tsekululu
Population 1,215
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 71 %
Urban Access 53 %

BBT Bubutu 66 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,748
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 9,453
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,200
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 10,321
BKK Bukokho 68 %
Bukokho
Population Served 14,421
BMB Bumbo 50 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 19,967
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 11,769
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,234
LTC Lwakhakha TC 51 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,118
MGL Magale 61 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MKH Mukhoto 59 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 5,250
NMB Namabya 70 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,000
NMO Namboko 49 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,424
TSK Tsekululu 61 %
Tsekululu
Population Served 10,856
Magale TC 56 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512

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 56
BKB Bukiabi 100 %
Bukiabi
Functional Sources 29
BKH Bukhabusi 93 %
Bukhabusi
Functional Sources 56
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
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
Magale TC 92 %
Magale TC
Functional Sources 11

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 NambokoRural11,1705,42449%81%--93124-46-6224------------No
 2 BukhabusiRural10,86510,32295%93%--49-49------415------336---No
 3 Magale TCUrban4,4682,51256%-92%-5-5---4152-2------------No
 4 BumboRural18,1779,16250%94%--26127---2-2-22------21-21---No
 5 NamabyaRural11,3738,00070%95%--31-31---5-5----------22---No
 6 BupotoRural12,38911,77095%98%--64-641-11122-2------11112---No
 7 BubutuRural25,48816,74866%94%--4514622421-21628------------No
 8 BukiabiRural12,2876,20050%100%--22-22---5-5---------2-2---No
 9 Lwakhakha TCUrban9,9525,11851%-100%-18-18---4-43-3------2-2---No
 10 BukhawekaRural9,9529,45495%100%--52-52---2-21-1------1-1---No
 11 BumwoniRural21,02019,96995%98%--30-301-191102-2------4-44331216No
 12 MagaleRural18,07510,99261%95%--28-28---102123-3------1-1243416No
 13 BukokhoRural21,32514,42168%92%--30-301-116-164-4------16622---No
 14 BuwabwalaRural7,6167,23595%100%--32-32---2-21-1------5-5---No
 15 TsekululuRural17,87210,85661%100%--34-34------1-1------27-27---No
 16 MukhotoRural8,8355,25059%100%--24-24---------------3-3---No
Total 220,864153,433699697049955049211875923173800000096121086761632No
District 220,864153,433699697049955049211875923173800000096121086761632No

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