Iganga District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Iganga vary from 48 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,308 domestic water points which serve a total of 390,310 people – 320,697 in rural areas. 90 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

92%

Equity

81

Management

96%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Busembatia TC 2,781
Busembatia TC
Population 2,781
BYN Buyanga 512
Buyanga
Population 512
IBL Ibulanku 441
Ibulanku
Population 441
CDV Central DIV 8,398
Central DIV
Population 8,398
IGM Igombe 447
Igombe
Population 447
MKT Makuutu 443
Makuutu
Population 443
NML Namalemba 374
Namalemba
Population 374
NDV Northern DIV 6,971
Northern DIV
Population 6,971
BLM Bulamogi 600
Bulamogi
Population 600
NBT Nabitende 338
Nabitende
Population 338
NKL Nakalama 716
Nakalama
Population 716
NKG Nakigo 630
Nakigo
Population 630
NMB Nambale 443
Nambale
Population 443
NMN Namungalwe 478
Namungalwe
Population 478
NWN Nawandala 356
Nawandala
Population 356
NWI Nawanyingi 535
Nawanyingi
Population 535

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 71 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 94 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,964
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 14,887
BYN Buyanga 48 %
Buyanga
Population Served 26,939
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 63 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 23,306
IGM Igombe 91 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,000
MKT Makuutu 58 %
Makuutu
Population Served 17,518
NBT Nabitende 68 %
Nabitende
Population Served 20,724
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 88 %
Nakigo
Population Served 36,362
NKL Nakalama 59 %
Nakalama
Population Served 28,809
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,084
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,395
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 29,524
NWI Nawanyingi 54 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 15,424
NWN Nawandala 70 %
Nawandala
Population Served 23,648

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 92 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BLM Bulamogi 81 %
Bulamogi
Functional Sources 94
BTC Busembatia TC 100 %
Busembatia TC
Functional Sources 113
BYN Buyanga 96 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 93
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 99 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 81
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 57
MKT Makuutu 88 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 58
NBT Nabitende 94 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 72
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 85 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 108
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 102
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 100
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 95
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 106
NWI Nawanyingi 86 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 50
NWN Nawandala 91 %
Nawandala
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
BUGWERI                               
 1 NamalembaRural25,68124,39795%95%--6-632133514552-2------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural55,83326,93948%96%--1-126-2663-63347------------No
 3 IgombeRural18,65217,00091%95%--10-1020-2027330---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural30,39917,51858%88%--1221441542244-33------------No
 5 IbulankuRural37,15223,30663%99%--10-1019-19511521-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban15,67214,88895%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
Total 183,389124,048689510003924110121032401025067130000001110111753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural32,59630,96695%81%--15-1531144548452-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural30,59220,72468%94%--12-1210-1048351224------------No
 3 NawandalaRural33,99423,64870%91%--31334911045146448------------No
 4 NamungalweRural40,61329,52473%97%--20-2022224601614-4------------No
 5 NakigoRural41,52436,36288%85%--10-1044125653558-22------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural51,16726,08451%99%--1-181977-7714-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural49,01528,80959%98%--18-183013153-53112------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural28,54215,42454%86%--8-81742122325314------------No
Total 308,043211,54169910011531181713520640617423281442000000101000No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban25,498NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban33,004NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 58,50254,72594000000000000000000000000000No
District 549,895390,31071921000154515927237309646276733421550000001120112753512No

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 GFS10000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS21001000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Total41000001000

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