Butaleja District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 49 % in Mazimasa Sub-County to 78 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 587 domestic water points which serve a total of 172,361 people – 149,855 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

90%

Equity

51

Management

95%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KCH Kachonga 614
Kachonga
Population 614
MZM Mazimasa 952
Mazimasa
Population 952
NWN Nawanjofu 274
Nawanjofu
Population 274
BDM Budumba 310
Budumba
Population 310
BTC Busolwe TC 895
Busolwe TC
Population 895
BSB Busaba 343
Busaba
Population 343
BSI Busabi 321
Busabi
Population 321
BTL Butaleja 406
Butaleja
Population 406
BTX Butaleja TC 421
Butaleja TC
Population 421
HMT Himutu 373
Himutu
Population 373
NWY Naweyo 642
Naweyo
Population 642
BSL Busolwe 500
Busolwe
Population 500

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 68 %
Budumba
Population Served 17,600
BSB Busaba 65 %
Busaba
Population Served 17,813
BSI Busabi 66 %
Busabi
Population Served 13,400
BSL Busolwe 78 %
Busolwe
Population Served 12,936
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,000
BTL Butaleja 52 %
Butaleja
Population Served 9,306
BTX Butaleja TC 62 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 13,506
HMT Himutu 68 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,100
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 49 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 17,900
NWN Nawanjofu 60 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,200
NWY Naweyo 75 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,300

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 90 %
Urban Functionality 89 %

BDM Budumba 90 %
Budumba
Functional Sources 53
BSB Busaba 89 %
Busaba
Functional Sources 65
BSI Busabi 93 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 42
BSL Busolwe 92 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 36
BTC Busolwe TC 93 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 28
BTL Butaleja 100 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 32
BTX Butaleja TC 87 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 40
HMT Himutu 92 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 34
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 52
MZM Mazimasa 82 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 49
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 44
NWY Naweyo 89 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 54

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 BusabiRural20,39413,40066%93%--1-1---41344---------------No
 2 BusabaRural27,59817,81365%89%---113-34965513-13-------11---No
 3 HimutuRural16,43711,10068%92%-----1-133336---------------No
 4 ButalejaRural17,7569,30652%100%--------31-311-1------------No
 5 NaweyoRural24,25018,30075%89%-----1031344448---------------No
 6 NawanjofuRural22,01813,20060%100%-----1-143-43---------------No
 7 BudumbaRural25,77217,60068%90%--1-1911043548---------------No
 8 Busolwe TCUrban15,2209,00059%-93%----1-127229---------------No
 9 BusolweRural16,64012,93678%92%--------36339------------291612No
 10 Butaleja TCUrban21,81513,50662%-87%----2-2376431-1------------No
 11 MazimasaRural36,73017,90049%82%--1-1---481159---------------No
 12 KachongaRural28,308NWSCNWSC85%-----551047451---------------Yes
Total 272,938172,3616390890314329414794752615015000000011291612No
District 272,938172,3616390890314329414794752615015000000011291612No

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
Total22000000010

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