Bukedea District

by September 22, 2017

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 52 % in Malera Sub-County to 85 % in Kolir Sub-County. Bukedea has 611 domestic water points which serve a total of 156,495 people – 148,595 in rural areas. 54 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

68%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

61

Management

97%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 269
Bukedea
Population 269
BTC Bukedea TC 349
Bukedea TC
Population 349
KDN Kidongole 338
Kidongole
Population 338
KLR Kolir 142
Kolir
Population 142
KCH Kachumbala 404
Kachumbala
Population 404
MLR Malera 145
Malera
Population 145

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 68 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 64 %

BKD Bukedea 85 %
Bukedea
Population Served 29,254
BTC Bukedea TC 64 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 65 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 41,042
KDN Kidongole 62 %
Kidongole
Population Served 19,850
KLR Kolir 85 %
Kolir
Population Served 31,530
MLR Malera 52 %
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 KidongoleRural31,76519,85062%96%--46-461131421-21---------1-16-5No
 2 KolirRural36,90831,53085%83%--1411535124743548325-11---------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban12,3037,90064%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 MaleraRural51,83226,91852%91%--10-101852358260123------------No
 5 BukedeaRural34,38729,25485%85%--397462653128331112-11------116714No
 6 KachumbalaRural62,82441,04265%98%--8718824-2452254617---------228--No
Total 230,019156,49568919402031021312125146209132221161702200013013350719No
District 230,019156,49568919402031021312125146209132221161702200013013350719No

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