Jinja District

by February 24, 2018

The access rates in Jinja vary from 25 % in Kakira TC Sub-County to 95 % in Busedde Sub-County. Jinja has 1,198 domestic water points which serve a total of 329,251 people – 240,826 in rural areas. 192 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Jinja has 2 piped schemes.

Access

66%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

186

Management

80%

Gender

81%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV 6,580
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population 6,580
BTC Bugembe TC 9,591
Bugembe TC
Population 9,591
BSD Busedde 435
Busedde
Population 435
JTC Jinja Central DIV 2,996
Jinja Central DIV
Population 2,996
KTL Kakira TC 325
Kakira TC
Population 325
BDN Budondo 600
Budondo
Population 600
BTG Butagaya 500
Butagaya
Population 500
MFB Mafubira 1,537
Mafubira
Population 1,537
BWN Buwenge 471
Buwenge
Population 471
BTL Buwenge TC 3,955
Buwenge TC
Population 3,955
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV 1,619
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population 1,619
BYN Buyengo 436
Buyengo
Population 436

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 66 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 49 %

BDN Budondo 95 %
Budondo
Population Served 50,391
BSD Busedde 95 %
Busedde
Population Served 36,665
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Population Served NWSC
BTG Butagaya 95 %
Butagaya
Population Served 53,366
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
BWN Buwenge 95 %
Buwenge
Population Served 46,552
BYN Buyengo 95 %
Buyengo
Population Served 32,443
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kakira TC 25 %
Kakira TC
Population Served 8,500
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population Served NWSC
MFB Mafubira 26 %
Mafubira
Population Served 21,400

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 84 %
Urban Functionality 74 %

BDN Budondo 85 %
Budondo
Functional Sources 170
BSD Busedde 85 %
Busedde
Functional Sources 152
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Functional Sources 9
BTG Butagaya 84 %
Butagaya
Functional Sources 214
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Functional Sources 4
BWN Buwenge 89 %
Buwenge
Functional Sources 221
BYN Buyengo 84 %
Buyengo
Functional Sources 163
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KTL Kakira TC 68 %
Kakira TC
Functional Sources 21
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
MFB Mafubira 69 %
Mafubira
Functional Sources 52

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
JINJA M.C                               
 1 Jinja Central DIVUrban22,532NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIVUrban24,856NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Masese/Walukuba DIVUrban32,737NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 80,12576,119950000000000000000000000002,997999999No
KAGOMA                               
 1 Buwenge TCUrban23,239NWSCNWSC-100%-3-31-1------------------Yes
 2 BuyengoRural34,15132,44395%84%--59564451459494538311------2682--No
 3 BudondoRural53,04550,39395%85%--47-4745206572476459------2-2---No
 4 ButagayaRural56,17853,36995%84%--71-717324976211738614------------No
 5 BuwengeRural49,00446,55495%89%--5815982191016967510212------2-28701355No
Total 215,617183,659858610002386244246773232522527730164600000066128721355No
BUTEMBE                               
 1 MafubiraRural82,65021,40026%69%--6511791639948---------------No
 2 Kakira TCUrban34,3538,50025%-68%-8-85388715---------------No
 3 BuseddeRural38,59736,66795%85%--87-871816343911507-7------1-11--No
 4 Bugembe TCUrban43,851NWSCNWSC-82%-1-11126171-1------------Yes
Total 199,45169,473358071010251073129609228120808000000101100No
District 495,193329,2516684740340113512771063833445339738165400000076133,8701,0121,054No

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
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200010
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS22000101000
Unknown/Not GFS10000001000
Total65000303010

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