Kabale District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Kabale vary from 52 % in Muko Sub-County to 95 % in Buhara Sub-County. Kabale has 3,772 domestic water points which serve a total of 447,847 people – 385,030 in rural areas. 495 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kabale has 24 piped schemes.

Access

81%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

55

Management

85%

Gender

69%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
HTC Hamurwa TC 342
Hamurwa TC
Population 342
MTC Muhanga TC 677
Muhanga TC
Population 677
RWM Rwamucucu 272
Rwamucucu
Population 272
KTC Katuna TC 1,592
Katuna TC
Population 1,592
CDV Central DIV 2,283
Central DIV
Population 2,283
KSH Kashambya 208
Kashambya
Population 208
HMR Hamurwa 321
Hamurwa
Population 321
RHJ Ruhija 171
Ruhija
Population 171
IKM Ikumba 252
Ikumba
Population 252
MKO Muko 349
Muko
Population 349
KMW Kamwezi 219
Kamwezi
Population 219
BKN Bukinda 224
Bukinda
Population 224
KHR Kaharo 311
Kaharo
Population 311
MZB Maziba 230
Maziba
Population 230
NYM Nyamweru 319
Nyamweru
Population 319
BBR Bubaare 458
Bubaare
Population 458
NDV Northern DIV 1,619
Northern DIV
Population 1,619
SDV Southern DIV 1,547
Southern DIV
Population 1,547
KTM Kitumba 452
Kitumba
Population 452
BFN Bufundi 318
Bufundi
Population 318
BTN Butanda 390
Butanda
Population 390
RBY Rubaya 340
Rubaya
Population 340
BHR Buhara 349
Buhara
Population 349
KMG Kamuganguzi 381
Kamuganguzi
Population 381
KYN Kyanamira 340
Kyanamira
Population 340

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 81 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 79 %

BBR Bubaare 58 %
Bubaare
Population Served 21,242
BFN Bufundi 78 %
Bufundi
Population Served 20,760
BHR Buhara 95 %
Buhara
Population Served 25,969
BKN Bukinda 95 %
Bukinda
Population Served 9,949
BTN Butanda 64 %
Butanda
Population Served 12,215
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
HMR Hamurwa 66 %
Hamurwa
Population Served 18,610
HTC Hamurwa TC 64 %
Hamurwa TC
Population Served 3,406
IKM Ikumba 72 %
Ikumba
Population Served 23,596
KHR Kaharo 95 %
Kaharo
Population Served 18,918
KMG Kamuganguzi 95 %
Kamuganguzi
Population Served 20,225
KMW Kamwezi 95 %
Kamwezi
Population Served 27,132
KSH Kashambya 95 %
Kashambya
Population Served 25,597
KTC Katuna TC 89 %
Katuna TC
Population Served 9,268
KTM Kitumba 95 %
Kitumba
Population Served 19,216
KYN Kyanamira 95 %
Kyanamira
Population Served 20,011
MKO Muko 52 %
Muko
Population Served 25,072
MTC Muhanga TC 75 %
Muhanga TC
Population Served 9,145
MZB Maziba 95 %
Maziba
Population Served 20,612
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NYM Nyamweru 91 %
Nyamweru
Population Served 16,596
RBY Rubaya 95 %
Rubaya
Population Served 27,323
RHJ Ruhija 53 %
Ruhija
Population Served 5,651
RWM Rwamucucu 95 %
Rwamucucu
Population Served 26,335
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 81 %

BBR Bubaare 93 %
Bubaare
Functional Sources NWSC
BFN Bufundi 86 %
Bufundi
Functional Sources NWSC
BHR Buhara 97 %
Buhara
Functional Sources NWSC
BKN Bukinda 78 %
Bukinda
Functional Sources NWSC
BTN Butanda 97 %
Butanda
Functional Sources NWSC
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
HMR Hamurwa 97 %
Hamurwa
Functional Sources NWSC
HTC Hamurwa TC 83 %
Hamurwa TC
Functional Sources NWSC
IKM Ikumba 69 %
Ikumba
Functional Sources NWSC
KHR Kaharo 90 %
Kaharo
Functional Sources NWSC
KMG Kamuganguzi 97 %
Kamuganguzi
Functional Sources NWSC
KMW Kamwezi 87 %
Kamwezi
Functional Sources NWSC
KSH Kashambya 65 %
Kashambya
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Katuna TC 69 %
Katuna TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KTM Kitumba 73 %
Kitumba
Functional Sources NWSC
KYN Kyanamira 89 %
Kyanamira
Functional Sources NWSC
MKO Muko 98 %
Muko
Functional Sources NWSC
MTC Muhanga TC 88 %
Muhanga TC
Functional Sources NWSC
MZB Maziba 85 %
Maziba
Functional Sources NWSC
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
NYM Nyamweru 97 %
Nyamweru
Functional Sources NWSC
RBY Rubaya 72 %
Rubaya
Functional Sources NWSC
RHJ Ruhija 94 %
Ruhija
Functional Sources NWSC
RWM Rwamucucu 90 %
Rwamucucu
Functional Sources NWSC
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern DIV
Functional Sources NWSC

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
RUBANDA                               
 1 BufundiRural26,72720,76078%86%--65469------9110------331346---No
 2 IkumbaRural32,85523,59672%69%-14%43750---651112618---167412768---No
 3 NyamweruRural18,27316,59691%97%--62163---2-238341------21-21---No
 4 Hamurwa TCUrban5,3383,40664%-83%-8-8---1231-1------516---No
 5 BubaareRural36,59221,24258%93%--55-551-11-157-57------491362---No
 6 MukoRural48,59525,07252%98%--83-83---1-190292------48351---No
 7 HamurwaRural28,08418,61066%97%--57259---718100-100------24226---No
 8 RuhijaRural10,5995,65153%94%--24125---1129-9------------No
Total 207,063134,9326591831439715412101199283161232800016722159280000No
KABALE M.C                               
 1 Southern DIVUrban21,514NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------7-7---Yes
 2 Northern DIVUrban13,739NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------2-2---Yes
 3 Central DIVUrban16,267NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 51,52040,9988001000202000000000000000909000No
NDORWA                               
 1 BuharaRural27,33725,97095%97%--93-933-3-5555358------1911192---No
 2 MazibaRural21,69720,61295%85%--9220112---31456157------15433187115126No
 3 KitumbaRural20,22819,21795%73%-100%427491-1-33275321-1---322355---No
 4 KamuganguziRural21,29020,22695%97%--35136----1137138------1023105---No
 5 RubayaRural28,76227,32495%72%--452570---2-214115------11441155---No
 6 KaharoRural19,91418,91895%90%--79786---1-19110------10114115---No
 7 Katuna TCUrban10,4249,26889%-69%-18220------3-3------191635---No
 8 ButandaRural18,94412,21564%97%--51152------3-3------11112---No
 9 KyanamiraRural21,06520,01295%89%--752095---1122-2------1841019415-1No
Total 189,661173,7619288691005298361240471118206122181010009081401,048130127No
RUKIGA                               
 1 KamweziRural28,56127,13395%87%--18422---3694522-22------58765---No
 2 KashambyaRural26,94525,59895%65%--48856---123617------8362145---No
 3 Muhanga TCUrban12,1439,14575%-88%-29-29---1-18-8------13720---No
 4 BukindaRural10,4749,95095%78%--28634------3-3------491766---No
 5 RwamucucuRural27,72226,33695%90%--496553-313411213------19018208---No
Total 105,84598,16293818801732419730339145350353000000393113506000No
District 554,073447,847818781251,1011221,223808653499572275991011671,5313121,843130127No

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
Unknown/Not GFS240000001000
Surface Water Based/GFS7942827132211160
Surface Water Based/Not GFS22000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS42020100120
Total10946829033222180

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