Butaleja District

by October 19, 2018

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 50 % in Mazimasa Sub-County to 77 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 607 domestic water points which serve a total of 178,360 people – 154,955 in rural areas. 58 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

63%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

50

Management

95%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KCH Kachonga 635
Kachonga
Population 635
MZM Mazimasa 983
Mazimasa
Population 983
NWN Nawanjofu 283
Nawanjofu
Population 283
BDM Budumba 320
Budumba
Population 320
BTC Busolwe TC 924
Busolwe TC
Population 924
BSB Busaba 354
Busaba
Population 354
BSI Busabi 331
Busabi
Population 331
BTL Butaleja 419
Butaleja
Population 419
BTX Butaleja TC 435
Butaleja TC
Population 435
HMT Himutu 386
Himutu
Population 386
NWY Naweyo 663
Naweyo
Population 663
BSL Busolwe 517
Busolwe
Population 517

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 63 %
Rural Access 64 %
Urban Access 61 %

BDM Budumba 67 %
Budumba
Population Served 17,900
BSB Busaba 66 %
Busaba
Population Served 18,713
BSI Busabi 66 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,000
BSL Busolwe 77 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,236
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,300
BTL Butaleja 52 %
Butaleja
Population Served 9,606
BTX Butaleja TC 63 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,106
HMT Himutu 67 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 50 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 18,800
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,500
NWY Naweyo 74 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,600

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 63 %
Rural Access 64 %
Urban Access 61 %

BDM Budumba 67 %
Budumba
Population Served 17,900
BSB Busaba 66 %
Busaba
Population Served 18,713
BSI Busabi 66 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,000
BSL Busolwe 77 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,236
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,300
BTL Butaleja 52 %
Butaleja
Population Served 9,606
BTX Butaleja TC 63 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,106
HMT Himutu 67 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 50 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 18,800
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,500
NWY Naweyo 74 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,600

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 90 %

BDM Budumba 90 %
Budumba
Functional Sources 54
BSB Busaba 89 %
Busaba
Functional Sources 68
BSI Busabi 94 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 44
BSL Busolwe 93 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 37
BTC Busolwe TC 94 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 29
BTL Butaleja 100 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 33
BTX Butaleja TC 88 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 42
HMT Himutu 92 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 35
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 55
MZM Mazimasa 83 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 52
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 45
NWY Naweyo 89 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 55

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
BUNYOLE                               
 1 BusabiRural21,07514,00066%94%--1-1---43346---------------No
 2 BusabaRural28,51918,71366%89%---113-35265813-13-------11---No
 3 HimutuRural16,98511,40067%92%-----1-134337---------------No
 4 ButalejaRural18,3489,60652%100%--------32-321-1------------No
 5 NaweyoRural25,05918,60074%89%-----1031345449---------------No
 6 NawanjofuRural22,75213,50059%100%-----1-144-44---------------No
 7 BudumbaRural26,63117,90067%90%--1-1911044549---------------No
 8 Busolwe TCUrban15,7279,30059%-94%----1-128230---------------No
 9 BusolweRural17,19513,23677%93%--------37340------------291612No
 10 Butaleja TCUrban22,54214,10663%-88%----2-2396451-1------------No
 11 MazimasaRural37,95518,80050%83%--1-1---511162---------------No
 12 KachongaRural29,253NWSCNWSC86%-----551050454------------16--Yes
Total 282,014178,3606391900314329414994754615015000000011307612No
District 282,014178,3606391900314329414994754615015000000011307612No

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/GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS11001000010
Groundwater based/Unknown11000100010
Total33000100020

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