Mbale District

by April 22, 2018

The access rates in Mbale vary from 27 % in Nakaloke Sub-County to 95 % in Wanale Sub-County. Mbale has 1,480 domestic water points which serve a total of 381,679 people – 265,493 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

86%

Equity

128

Management

90%

Gender

87%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKN Bukonde 1,551
Bukonde
Population 1,551
NYN Nyondo 552
Nyondo
Population 552
BFM Bufumbo 2,501
Bufumbo
Population 2,501
BMB Bumbobi 745
Bumbobi
Population 745
BKS Bukasakya 1,739
Bukasakya
Population 1,739
BKH Bukhiende 609
Bukhiende
Population 609
BNG Bungokho 654
Bungokho
Population 654
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 1,537
Bungokho Mutoto
Population 1,537
WNL Wanale 911
Wanale
Population 911
BSU Busiu 499
Busiu
Population 499
NKL Nakaloke 569
Nakaloke
Population 569
NTC Nakaloke TC 2,193
Nakaloke TC
Population 2,193
IDV Industrial DIV 4,548
Industrial DIV
Population 4,548
WDV Wanale DIV 2,336
Wanale DIV
Population 2,336
LWS Lwasso 1,142
Lwasso
Population 1,142
NDV Northern DIV 5,847
Northern DIV
Population 5,847
BBY Bubyangu 768
Bubyangu
Population 768
BDW Budwale 782
Budwale
Population 782
BSN Busano 639
Busano
Population 639
NMN Namanyonyi 1,186
Namanyonyi
Population 1,186
BSB Busoba 603
Busoba
Population 603
BMS Bumasikye 497
Bumasikye
Population 497
LKH Lukhonge 578
Lukhonge
Population 578
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 53 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,191
BFM Bufumbo 95 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 20,965
BKH Bukhiende 79 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,230
BKN Bukonde 56 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,980
BKS Bukasakya 66 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 62 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,400
BMS Bumasikye 72 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 9,812
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 94 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 60 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,268
BSB Busoba 71 %
Busoba
Population Served 16,556
BSN Busano 87 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 44 %
Busiu
Population Served 10,856
BTC Busiu TC 95 %
Busiu TC
Population Served 2,047
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 64 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 6,865
LWS Lwasso 68 %
Lwasso
Population Served 6,856
NBT Nabumali TC 95 %
Nabumali TC
Population Served 3,901
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 27 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 4,700
NMB Namabasa 95 %
Namabasa
Population Served 7,508
NMN Namanyonyi 54 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 38 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 11,930
NYN Nyondo 30 %
Nyondo
Population Served 2,900
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 14,139

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 53 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,191
BFM Bufumbo 95 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 20,965
BKH Bukhiende 79 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,230
BKN Bukonde 56 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,980
BKS Bukasakya 66 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 62 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,400
BMS Bumasikye 72 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 9,812
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 94 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 60 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,268
BSB Busoba 71 %
Busoba
Population Served 16,556
BSN Busano 87 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 44 %
Busiu
Population Served 10,856
BTC Busiu TC 95 %
Busiu TC
Population Served 2,047
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 64 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 6,865
LWS Lwasso 68 %
Lwasso
Population Served 6,856
NBT Nabumali TC 95 %
Nabumali TC
Population Served 3,901
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 27 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 4,700
NMB Namabasa 95 %
Namabasa
Population Served 7,508
NMN Namanyonyi 54 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 38 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 11,930
NYN Nyondo 30 %
Nyondo
Population Served 2,900
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 14,139

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 87 %

BBY Bubyangu 97 %
Bubyangu
Functional Sources 65
BDW Budwale 99 %
Budwale
Functional Sources 73
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 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 54
BSN Busano 73 %
Busano
Functional Sources 61
BSU Busiu 88 %
Busiu
Functional Sources 35
BTC Busiu TC 71 %
Busiu TC
Functional Sources 10
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
LKH Lukhonge 79 %
Lukhonge
Functional Sources 22
LWS Lwasso 78 %
Lwasso
Functional Sources 32
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 93 %
Namabasa
Functional Sources 27
NMN Namanyonyi 84 %
Namanyonyi
Functional Sources 70
NTC Nakaloke TC 92 %
Nakaloke TC
Functional Sources 49
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 BusanoRural16,52814,40687%73%--30333---2131-1------281846---No
 2 BukasakyaRural33,15921,95066%94%--13-131711836440---------13-13---No
 3 BungokhoRural31,92719,26860%88%--31-312-225530213------18523---No
 4 BusiuRural24,74110,85644%88%--4-4538222241-1------3-3---No
 5 Nabumali TCUrban4,1063,90195%-87%-22123---101113-3------10515---No
 6 BumbobiRural18,27311,40062%88%--15318---9211---------28230---No
 7 Bungokho MutotoRural28,43726,85394%96%--27-273-34-41-1------1227129---No
 8 NamabasaRural7,9057,51095%93%--4-4---222241-1------------No
 9 Busiu TCUrban2,1562,04895%-71%-3-3-22729---------------No
 10 BukondeRural21,35311,98056%48%--18826----11325------152843---No
 11 BubyanguRural23,50912,55053%97%--47-47----11---------18119---No
 12 NyondoRural9,6502,90030%100%--7-7---1-1---------8-8---No
 13 Nakaloke TCUrban31,31111,93038%-92%-181193-3193225-5------4-4---No
 14 BudwaleRural8,6238,19295%99%--55-55------314------15-15---No
 15 WanaleRural14,88614,14295%97%--44246------112------47-47---No
 16 NakalokeRural17,5554,70027%100%--10-10---9-9---------------No
 17 BusobaRural23,30416,55671%76%--322341-1171128-11------437---No
 18 BukhiendeRural24,43319,23079%77%--384421-122527426------61016---No
 19 LukhongeRural10,7796,86564%79%---221-118220224------1-1---No
 20 NamanyonyiRural34,39118,50054%84%--232252-224630---------21526---No
 21 BufumboRural22,07220,96895%86%--82688---1-1314------13922---No
 22 LwassoRural10,0616,85668%78%--19120------2-2------11819---No
 23 BumasikyeRural13,6549,81272%92%--7-731423124112------------No
Total 432,738283,3626586870549355843874527149320331245000000385101486000No
MBALE M.C                               
 1 Industrial DIVUrban44,862NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Wanale DIVUrban16,220NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Northern DIVUrban42,399NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 103,46398,29095000000000000000000000000000No
District 536,201381,6527186870549355843874527149320331245000000385101486000No

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