Mbale District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Mbale vary from 42 % in Nakaloke TC Sub-County to 95 % in Wanale Sub-County. Mbale has 1,463 domestic water points which serve a total of 388,670 people – 275,831 in rural areas. 207 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Mbale has 6 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

90

Management

89%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKN Bukonde 1,534
Bukonde
Population 1,534
NYN Nyondo 771
Nyondo
Population 771
BFM Bufumbo 2,117
Bufumbo
Population 2,117
BMB Bumbobi 705
Bumbobi
Population 705
BKS Bukasakya 1,896
Bukasakya
Population 1,896
BKH Bukhiende 605
Bukhiende
Population 605
BNG Bungokho 631
Bungokho
Population 631
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 2,058
Bungokho Mutoto
Population 2,058
WNL Wanale 890
Wanale
Population 890
BSU Busiu 527
Busiu
Population 527
NKL Nakaloke 806
Nakaloke
Population 806
NTC Nakaloke TC 2,113
Nakaloke TC
Population 2,113
IDV Industrial DIV 4,700
Industrial DIV
Population 4,700
WDV Wanale DIV 2,336
Wanale DIV
Population 2,336
LWS Lwasso 1,123
Lwasso
Population 1,123
NDV Northern DIV 5,904
Northern DIV
Population 5,904
BBY Bubyangu 747
Bubyangu
Population 747
BDW Budwale 771
Budwale
Population 771
BSN Busano 624
Busano
Population 624
NMN Namanyonyi 1,161
Namanyonyi
Population 1,161
BSB Busoba 620
Busoba
Population 620
BMS Bumasikye 483
Bumasikye
Population 483
LKH Lukhonge 575
Lukhonge
Population 575

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 72 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 83 %

BBY Bubyangu 55 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,073
BFM Bufumbo 95 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 17,747
BKH Bukhiende 79 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,236
BKN Bukonde 56 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,780
BKS Bukasakya 61 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 66 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,400
BMS Bumasikye 74 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 9,812
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 71 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 63 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,268
BSB Busoba 75 %
Busoba
Population Served 18,056
BSN Busano 89 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 56 %
Busiu
Population Served 14,756
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 64 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 6,865
LWS Lwasso 71 %
Lwasso
Population Served 7,006
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 48 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 11,906
NMN Namanyonyi 55 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 42 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 12,730
NYN Nyondo 88 %
Nyondo
Population Served 11,865
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 13,802

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 86 %
Urban Functionality 93 %

BBY Bubyangu 97 %
Bubyangu
Functional Sources 65
BDW Budwale 98 %
Budwale
Functional Sources 58
BFM Bufumbo 86 %
Bufumbo
Functional Sources 98
BKH Bukhiende 76 %
Bukhiende
Functional Sources 71
BKN Bukonde 47 %
Bukonde
Functional Sources 35
BKS Bukasakya 94 %
Bukasakya
Functional Sources 79
BMB Bumbobi 88 %
Bumbobi
Functional Sources 52
BMS Bumasikye 92 %
Bumasikye
Functional Sources 34
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 96 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Functional Sources 157
BNG Bungokho 88 %
Bungokho
Functional Sources 78
BSB Busoba 76 %
Busoba
Functional Sources 59
BSN Busano 73 %
Busano
Functional Sources 61
BSU Busiu 83 %
Busiu
Functional Sources 45
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
LKH Lukhonge 79 %
Lukhonge
Functional Sources 22
LWS Lwasso 76 %
Lwasso
Functional Sources 32
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKL Nakaloke 96 %
Nakaloke
Functional Sources 43
NMN Namanyonyi 84 %
Namanyonyi
Functional Sources 70
NTC Nakaloke TC 93 %
Nakaloke TC
Functional Sources 52
NYN Nyondo 90 %
Nyondo
Functional Sources 56
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
WNL Wanale 97 %
Wanale
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
BUNGOKHO                               
 1 BusanoRural16,14614,40689%73%--30333---2131-1------281846---No
 2 BukasakyaRural36,13821,95061%94%--13-131711836440---------13-13---No
 3 BungokhoRural30,79019,26863%88%--31-312-225530213------18523---No
 4 BusiuRural26,13314,75656%83%--7-75510294331-1------3-3---No
 5 BumbobiRural17,30611,40066%88%--15318---9211---------28230---No
 6 Bungokho MutotoRural38,06926,85371%96%--27-273-34-41-1------1227129---No
 7 BukondeRural21,11411,78056%47%--17825----11325------152843---No
 8 BubyanguRural22,89512,55055%97%--47-47----11---------18119---No
 9 NyondoRural13,46211,86588%90%--29130---91103-3------15419---No
 10 Nakaloke TCUrban30,16412,73042%-93%-191203-3213245-5------4-4---No
 11 BudwaleRural8,4998,07495%98%--55-55------314------------No
 12 WanaleRural14,52913,80395%97%--44246------112------44-44---No
 13 NakalokeRural24,86411,90648%96%--13-13---292311-1------------No
 14 BusobaRural23,92818,05675%76%--322341-1191231-11------7411---No
 15 BukhiendeRural24,29219,23679%76%--384421-122527437------61016---No
 16 LukhongeRural10,7176,86564%79%---221-118220224------1-1---No
 17 NamanyonyiRural33,64918,50055%84%--232252-224630---------21526---No
 18 BufumboRural18,68217,74895%86%--81687---1-1314------13922---No
 19 LwassoRural9,8887,00671%76%--19120------2-2------11920---No
 20 BumasikyeRural13,2729,81274%92%--7-731423124112------------No
Total 434,537288,5636686930547355823874527150321331346000000367102469000No
MBALE M.C                               
 1 Industrial DIVUrban46,355NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Wanale DIVUrban16,218NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Northern DIVUrban42,812NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 105,385100,11695000000000000000000000000000No
District 539,880388,6707286930547355823874527150321331346000000367102469000No

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/GFS64020000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/GFS11000000000
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Total95020001000

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