Bukedea District

by July 22, 2017

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 55 % in Malera Sub-County to 95 % in Bukedea TC Sub-County. Bukedea has 611 domestic water points which serve a total of 155,173 people – 148,594 in rural areas. 54 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

74%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

59

Management

97%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 262
Bukedea
Population 262
BTC Bukedea TC 196
Bukedea TC
Population 196
KDN Kidongole 317
Kidongole
Population 317
KLR Kolir 133
Kolir
Population 133
KCH Kachumbala 357
Kachumbala
Population 357
MLR Malera 136
Malera
Population 136

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 74 %
Rural Access 74 %
Urban Access 95 %

BKD Bukedea 88 %
Bukedea
Population Served 29,254
BTC Bukedea TC 95 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 6,580
KCH Kachumbala 74 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 41,042
KDN Kidongole 67 %
Kidongole
Population Served 19,850
KLR Kolir 91 %
Kolir
Population Served 31,530
MLR Malera 55 %
Malera
Population Served 26,918

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 91 %
Urban Functionality 94 %

BKD Bukedea 85 %
Bukedea
Functional Sources 94
BTC Bukedea TC 94 %
Bukedea TC
Functional Sources 33
KCH Kachumbala 98 %
Kachumbala
Functional Sources 169
KDN Kidongole 96 %
Kidongole
Functional Sources 79
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Functional Sources 95
MLR Malera 91 %
Malera
Functional Sources 87

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
Bukedea                               
 1 KidongoleRural29,81019,85067%96%--46-461131421-21---------1-16-5No
 2 KolirRural34,51631,53091%83%--1411535124743548325-11---------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban6,9266,58095%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 MaleraRural48,62026,91855%91%--10-101852358260123------------No
 5 BukedeaRural33,42729,25488%85%--397462653128331112-11------116714No
 6 KachumbalaRural55,42541,04274%98%--8718824-2452254617---------228--No
Total 208,724155,17474919402031021312125146209132221161702200013013350719No
District 208,705155,17374919402031021312125146209132221161702200013013350719No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS33002000130
Unknown/Not GFS30001000000
Total63000000130

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