Bukedea District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 53 % in Malera Sub-County to 88 % in Bukedea Sub-County. Bukedea has 627 domestic water points which serve a total of 160,494 people – 152,594 in rural areas. 54 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

60

Management

98%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 271
Bukedea
Population 271
BTC Bukedea TC 351
Bukedea TC
Population 351
KDN Kidongole 340
Kidongole
Population 340
KLR Kolir 143
Kolir
Population 143
KCH Kachumbala 407
Kachumbala
Population 407
MLR Malera 146
Malera
Population 146

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 64 %

BKD Bukedea 88 %
Bukedea
Population Served 30,454
BTC Bukedea TC 64 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 66 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 41,542
KDN Kidongole 64 %
Kidongole
Population Served 20,550
KLR Kolir 88 %
Kolir
Population Served 32,530
MLR Malera 53 %
Malera
Population Served 27,518

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 86 %
Bukedea
Functional Sources 99
BTC Bukedea TC 94 %
Bukedea TC
Functional Sources 33
KCH Kachumbala 98 %
Kachumbala
Functional Sources 171
KDN Kidongole 96 %
Kidongole
Functional Sources 82
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Functional Sources 99
MLR Malera 91 %
Malera
Functional Sources 89

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 KidongoleRural31,94920,55064%96%--48-481131422-22---------1-16-5No
 2 KolirRural37,12132,53088%83%--1611735124745550325-11---------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban12,3747,90064%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 MaleraRural52,13227,51853%91%--10-101852360262123------------No
 5 BukedeaRural34,58630,45488%86%--427492653130333112-11------116714No
 6 KachumbalaRural63,18741,54266%98%--8818924-2453255617---------228--No
Total 231,349160,49469919402111022112125146217132301161702200013013350719No
District 231,349160,49469919402111022112125146217132301161702200013013350719No

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