Iganga District

by April 20, 2018

The access rates in Iganga vary from 50 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,320 domestic water points which serve a total of 389,065 people – 321,793 in rural areas. 84 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

93%

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 2,343
Busembatia TC
Population 2,343
BYN Buyanga 513
Buyanga
Population 513
IBL Ibulanku 452
Ibulanku
Population 452
CDV Central DIV 8,544
Central DIV
Population 8,544
IGM Igombe 451
Igombe
Population 451
MKT Makuutu 448
Makuutu
Population 448
NML Namalemba 370
Namalemba
Population 370
NDV Northern DIV 7,501
Northern DIV
Population 7,501
BLM Bulamogi 598
Bulamogi
Population 598
NBT Nabitende 345
Nabitende
Population 345
NKL Nakalama 749
Nakalama
Population 749
NKG Nakigo 658
Nakigo
Population 658
NMB Nambale 447
Nambale
Population 447
NMN Namungalwe 483
Namungalwe
Population 483
NWN Nawandala 362
Nawandala
Population 362
NWI Nawanyingi 530
Nawanyingi
Population 530

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 30,828
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,545
BYN Buyanga 50 %
Buyanga
Population Served 27,845
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 20,874
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 73 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,662
NKL Nakalama 57 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,384
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,118
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 30,124
NWI Nawanyingi 57 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,024
NWN Nawandala 71 %
Nawandala
Population Served 24,698

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 70 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 91 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,828
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,545
BYN Buyanga 50 %
Buyanga
Population Served 27,845
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 20,874
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 73 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,662
NKL Nakalama 57 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,384
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,118
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 30,124
NWI Nawanyingi 57 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,024
NWN Nawandala 71 %
Nawandala
Population Served 24,698

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 93 %
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 93
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 96 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 81
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 58
MKT Makuutu 93 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 65
NBT Nabitende 92 %
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 108
NWI Nawanyingi 87 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 52
NWN Nawandala 90 %
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 NamalembaRural25,38924,12095%99%--6-635-3556-56112------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural55,89727,84550%92%---1126-2665166268------------No
 3 IgombeRural18,83717,30092%95%--10-1020-2028331---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural30,71318,71861%93%--131146-645247123------------No
 5 IbulankuRural38,08423,90663%96%--911019-19522541-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban13,20712,54795%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
Total 182,112124,43168951000383411060106252826059140000001110111753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural32,45330,83095%81%--15-1531144550454-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural31,22520,87467%92%--12-1210-1047451224------1-18-1No
 3 NawandalaRural34,60324,69871%90%--31334911048149358------1-14-2No
 4 NamungalweRural41,05330,12473%97%--20-202412561162314------------No
 5 NakigoRural43,40731,66273%89%--9-94375045449112------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural51,59826,38451%99%--1-181978-7814-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural51,29029,30957%98%--19-1931-3154-54-22------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural28,25616,02457%87%--8-81742124327314------------No
Total 313,861209,903679200115311817328201407174242616420000003031203No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban27,437NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban33,579NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 61,01254,72590000000000000000000000000000No
District 556,985389,05970931000153615927928307659256843125560000001140114765515No

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