Iganga District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Iganga vary from 50 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,316 domestic water points which serve a total of 387,995 people – 320,810 in rural areas. 76 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

94%

Equity

74

Management

97%

Gender

84%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Busembatia TC 2,327
Busembatia TC
Population 2,327
BYN Buyanga 509
Buyanga
Population 509
IBL Ibulanku 449
Ibulanku
Population 449
CDV Central DIV 8,486
Central DIV
Population 8,486
IGM Igombe 448
Igombe
Population 448
MKT Makuutu 445
Makuutu
Population 445
NML Namalemba 367
Namalemba
Population 367
NDV Northern DIV 7,450
Northern DIV
Population 7,450
BLM Bulamogi 593
Bulamogi
Population 593
NBT Nabitende 343
Nabitende
Population 343
NKL Nakalama 744
Nakalama
Population 744
NKG Nakigo 654
Nakigo
Population 654
NMB Nambale 444
Nambale
Population 444
NMN Namungalwe 480
Namungalwe
Population 480
NWN Nawandala 359
Nawandala
Population 359
NWI Nawanyingi 526
Nawanyingi
Population 526

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 70 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 91 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,617
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,459
BYN Buyanga 50 %
Buyanga
Population Served 27,839
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 63 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 23,906
IGM Igombe 92 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,300
MKT Makuutu 61 %
Makuutu
Population Served 18,718
NBT Nabitende 67 %
Nabitende
Population Served 20,724
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 73 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,662
NKL Nakalama 58 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,384
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 23,952
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 29,824
NWI Nawanyingi 57 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,024
NWN Nawandala 71 %
Nawandala
Population Served 24,548

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 94 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BLM Bulamogi 81 %
Bulamogi
Functional Sources 96
BTC Busembatia TC 100 %
Busembatia TC
Functional Sources 113
BYN Buyanga 96 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 96
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 99 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 83
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 58
MKT Makuutu 93 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 65
NBT Nabitende 94 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 72
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 89 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 99
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 104
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 101
NML Namalemba 99 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 102
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 107
NWI Nawanyingi 87 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 52
NWN Nawandala 91 %
Nawandala
Functional Sources 92

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 NamalembaRural25,21523,95495%99%--6-635-3556-56112------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural55,51327,83950%96%--1-126-2666-66347------------No
 3 IgombeRural18,70817,30092%95%--10-1020-2028331---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural30,50218,71861%93%--131146-645247123------------No
 5 IbulankuRural37,82223,90663%99%--10-1019-19531541-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban13,11612,46095%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
Total 180,876124,17769971000401411060106254626067130000001110111753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural32,23030,61995%81%--15-1531144550454-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural31,01020,72467%94%--12-1210-1048351224---------8-1No
 3 NawandalaRural34,36524,54871%91%--31334911048149448---------4-2No
 4 NamungalweRural40,77129,82473%97%--20-2022224611624-4------------No
 5 NakigoRural43,10931,66273%89%--9-94375045449112------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural51,24326,38451%99%--1-181978-7814-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural50,93829,30958%98%--19-1931-3154-54-22------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural28,06216,02457%87%--8-81742124327314------------No
Total 311,728209,093679200115311817129200408164242814420000001011203No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban27,248NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban33,349NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 60,59754,72590000000000000000000000000000No
District 553,201387,99570941000155415927729306662226843421550000001120112765515No

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
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200010
Total63000201010

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