Iganga District

by December 15, 2018

The access rates in Iganga vary from 49 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,335 domestic water points which serve a total of 394,444 people – 326,935 in rural areas. 77 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

94%

Equity

75

Management

98%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Busembatia TC 2,388
Busembatia TC
Population 2,388
BYN Buyanga 523
Buyanga
Population 523
IBL Ibulanku 461
Ibulanku
Population 461
CDV Central DIV 8,706
Central DIV
Population 8,706
IGM Igombe 460
Igombe
Population 460
MKT Makuutu 456
Makuutu
Population 456
NML Namalemba 377
Namalemba
Population 377
NDV Northern DIV 7,643
Northern DIV
Population 7,643
BLM Bulamogi 609
Bulamogi
Population 609
NBT Nabitende 352
Nabitende
Population 352
NKL Nakalama 763
Nakalama
Population 763
NKG Nakigo 671
Nakigo
Population 671
NMB Nambale 455
Nambale
Population 455
NMN Namungalwe 493
Namungalwe
Population 493
NWN Nawandala 369
Nawandala
Population 369
NWI Nawanyingi 540
Nawanyingi
Population 540

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 69 %
Rural Access 66 %
Urban Access 89 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 31,413
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,783
BYN Buyanga 49 %
Buyanga
Population Served 28,145
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 63 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 24,506
IGM Igombe 92 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,600
MKT Makuutu 60 %
Makuutu
Population Served 18,718
NBT Nabitende 67 %
Nabitende
Population Served 21,174
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 72 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,962
NKL Nakalama 56 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,884
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,575
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 30,724
NWI Nawanyingi 58 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,624
NWN Nawandala 72 %
Nawandala
Population Served 25,298

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 69 %
Rural Access 66 %
Urban Access 89 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 31,413
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,783
BYN Buyanga 49 %
Buyanga
Population Served 28,145
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 63 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 24,506
IGM Igombe 92 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,600
MKT Makuutu 60 %
Makuutu
Population Served 18,718
NBT Nabitende 67 %
Nabitende
Population Served 21,174
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 72 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,962
NKL Nakalama 56 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,884
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,575
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 30,724
NWI Nawanyingi 58 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,624
NWN Nawandala 72 %
Nawandala
Population Served 25,298

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 92 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 94
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 97 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 83
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 59
MKT Makuutu 93 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 65
NBT Nabitende 92 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 73
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 96 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 107
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 104
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 103
NML Namalemba 99 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 103
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 110
NWI Nawanyingi 87 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 54
NWN Nawandala 90 %
Nawandala
Functional Sources 94

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 NamalembaRural25,87024,57795%99%--6-635-3557-57112------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural56,95628,14549%92%---1126-2666167268------------No
 3 IgombeRural19,19417,60092%95%--10-1020-2029332---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural31,29518,71860%93%--131146-645247123------------No
 5 IbulankuRural38,80624,50663%97%--911019-19542561-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban13,45712,78495%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
Total 185,564126,32768951000383411060106257826559140000001110111753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural33,06831,41595%81%--15-1531144550454-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural31,81621,17467%92%--12-1210-1048452224------1-18-1No
 3 NawandalaRural35,25925,29872%90%--31334911050151358------1-14-2No
 4 NamungalweRural41,83130,72473%97%--20-202412563164314------------No
 5 NakigoRural44,23031,96272%96%--9-94735049150112------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural52,57526,88451%99%--2-281979-7914-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural52,26229,30956%98%--19-1931-3154-54-22------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural28,79116,62458%87%--8-81742126329314------------No
Total 319,808213,388679300116311917724201419144332616420000003031203No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban27,957NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban34,216NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 62,16754,72588000000000000000000000000000No
District 567,539394,44070941000154616028324307676226983125560000001140114765515No

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