Mbale District

by December 15, 2018

The access rates in Mbale vary from 26 % in Nakaloke Sub-County to 95 % in Wanale Sub-County. Mbale has 1,524 domestic water points which serve a total of 386,626 people – 268,467 in rural areas. 204 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Mbale has 6 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

133

Management

90%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKN Bukonde 1,583
Bukonde
Population 1,583
NYN Nyondo 564
Nyondo
Population 564
BFM Bufumbo 2,553
Bufumbo
Population 2,553
BMB Bumbobi 760
Bumbobi
Population 760
BKS Bukasakya 1,776
Bukasakya
Population 1,776
BKH Bukhiende 621
Bukhiende
Population 621
BNG Bungokho 668
Bungokho
Population 668
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 1,569
Bungokho Mutoto
Population 1,569
WNL Wanale 930
Wanale
Population 930
BSU Busiu 509
Busiu
Population 509
NKL Nakaloke 581
Nakaloke
Population 581
NTC Nakaloke TC 2,239
Nakaloke TC
Population 2,239
IDV Industrial DIV 4,643
Industrial DIV
Population 4,643
WDV Wanale DIV 2,385
Wanale DIV
Population 2,385
LWS Lwasso 1,166
Lwasso
Population 1,166
NDV Northern DIV 5,969
Northern DIV
Population 5,969
BBY Bubyangu 783
Bubyangu
Population 783
BDW Budwale 798
Budwale
Population 798
BSN Busano 652
Busano
Population 652
NMN Namanyonyi 1,211
Namanyonyi
Population 1,211
BSB Busoba 616
Busoba
Population 616
BMS Bumasikye 507
Bumasikye
Population 507
LKH Lukhonge 590
Lukhonge
Population 590
BTC Busiu TC Unknown
Busiu TC
Population 0
NMB Namabasa Unknown
Namabasa
Population 0
NBT Nabumali TC Unknown
Nabumali TC
Population 0

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 71 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 82 %

BBY Bubyangu 52 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,362
BFM Bufumbo 94 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 21,221
BKH Bukhiende 77 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,230
BKN Bukonde 55 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,980
BKS Bukasakya 65 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 63 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,700
BMS Bumasikye 73 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 10,112
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 93 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 60 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,568
BSB Busoba 71 %
Busoba
Population Served 16,856
BSN Busano 85 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 44 %
Busiu
Population Served 11,156
BTC Busiu TC 95 %
Busiu TC
Population Served 2,091
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 65 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 7,165
LWS Lwasso 70 %
Lwasso
Population Served 7,156
NBT Nabumali TC 95 %
Nabumali TC
Population Served 3,982
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 26 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 4,700
NMB Namabasa 95 %
Namabasa
Population Served 7,666
NMN Namanyonyi 53 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 37 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 11,730
NYN Nyondo 29 %
Nyondo
Population Served 2,900
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 14,435

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 71 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 82 %

BBY Bubyangu 52 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,362
BFM Bufumbo 94 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 21,221
BKH Bukhiende 77 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,230
BKN Bukonde 55 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,980
BKS Bukasakya 65 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 63 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,700
BMS Bumasikye 73 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 10,112
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 93 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 60 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,568
BSB Busoba 71 %
Busoba
Population Served 16,856
BSN Busano 85 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 44 %
Busiu
Population Served 11,156
BTC Busiu TC 95 %
Busiu TC
Population Served 2,091
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 65 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 7,165
LWS Lwasso 70 %
Lwasso
Population Served 7,156
NBT Nabumali TC 95 %
Nabumali TC
Population Served 3,982
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 26 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 4,700
NMB Namabasa 95 %
Namabasa
Population Served 7,666
NMN Namanyonyi 53 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 37 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 11,730
NYN Nyondo 29 %
Nyondo
Population Served 2,900
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 14,435

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 87 %

BBY Bubyangu 97 %
Bubyangu
Functional Sources 65
BDW Budwale 99 %
Budwale
Functional Sources 109
BFM Bufumbo 86 %
Bufumbo
Functional Sources 99
BKH Bukhiende 77 %
Bukhiende
Functional Sources 71
BKN Bukonde 48 %
Bukonde
Functional Sources 36
BKS Bukasakya 94 %
Bukasakya
Functional Sources 79
BMB Bumbobi 88 %
Bumbobi
Functional Sources 53
BMS Bumasikye 92 %
Bumasikye
Functional Sources 35
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 96 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Functional Sources 157
BNG Bungokho 88 %
Bungokho
Functional Sources 79
BSB Busoba 76 %
Busoba
Functional Sources 55
BSN Busano 73 %
Busano
Functional Sources 61
BSU Busiu 88 %
Busiu
Functional Sources 36
BTC Busiu TC 71 %
Busiu TC
Functional Sources 10
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
LKH Lukhonge 79 %
Lukhonge
Functional Sources 23
LWS Lwasso 79 %
Lwasso
Functional Sources 33
NBT Nabumali TC 87 %
Nabumali TC
Functional Sources 45
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKL Nakaloke 100 %
Nakaloke
Functional Sources 19
NMB Namabasa 94 %
Namabasa
Functional Sources 29
NMN Namanyonyi 84 %
Namanyonyi
Functional Sources 70
NTC Nakaloke TC 92 %
Nakaloke TC
Functional Sources 48
NYN Nyondo 100 %
Nyondo
Functional Sources 16
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
WNL Wanale 97 %
Wanale
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
BUNGOKHO                               
 1 BusanoRural16,87314,40685%73%--30333---2131-1------281846---No
 2 BukasakyaRural33,85021,95065%94%--13-131711836440---------13-13---No
 3 BungokhoRural32,59219,56860%88%--31-312-226531213------18523---No
 4 BusiuRural25,25611,15644%88%--4-4538232251-1------3-3---No
 5 Nabumali TCUrban4,1923,98295%-87%-22123---101113-3------10515---No
 6 BumbobiRural18,65411,70063%88%--15318---10212---------28230---No
 7 Bungokho MutotoRural29,02926,85393%96%--27-273-34-41-1------1227129---No
 8 NamabasaRural8,0697,66695%94%--4-4---242261-1------------No
 9 Busiu TCUrban2,2012,09195%-71%-3-3-22729---------------No
 10 BukondeRural21,79811,98055%48%--18826----11325------152843---No
 11 BubyanguRural23,99912,55052%97%--47-47----11---------18119---No
 12 NyondoRural9,8512,90029%100%--7-7---1-1---------8-8---No
 13 Nakaloke TCUrban31,96411,73037%-92%-171183-3193225-5------4-4---No
 14 BudwaleRural8,8038,36395%99%--91-91------314------15-15---No
 15 WanaleRural15,19614,43695%97%--44246------112------47-47---No
 16 NakalokeRural17,9214,70026%100%--10-10---9-9---------------No
 17 BusobaRural23,78916,85671%76%--322341-1181129-11------437---No
 18 BukhiendeRural24,94219,23077%77%--384421-122527426------61016---No
 19 LukhongeRural11,0047,16565%79%---221-119221224------1-1---No
 20 NamanyonyiRural35,10818,50053%84%--232252-224630---------21526---No
 21 BufumboRural22,53221,22194%86%--82688---1-1314------13922---No
 22 LwassoRural10,2707,15670%79%--19120---1-12-2------11819---No
 23 BumasikyeRural13,93810,11273%92%--7-731424125112------------No
Total 441,795286,2696587870584356193874528049329331245000000385101486000No
MBALE M.C                               
 1 Industrial DIVUrban45,797NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Wanale DIVUrban16,558NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Northern DIVUrban43,282NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 105,628100,34795000000000000000000000000000No
District 547,423386,6167187870584356193874528049329331245000000385101486000No

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