Tororo District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Tororo vary from 38 % in Nagongera TC Sub-County to 84 % in Magola Sub-County. Tororo has 1,141 domestic water points which serve a total of 346,337 people – 295,199 in rural areas. 152 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Tororo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

62%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

91

Management

83%

Gender

86%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRW Kirewa 490
Kirewa
Population 490
PYA Paya 400
Paya
Population 400
MTC Malaba TC 1,317
Malaba TC
Population 1,317
KWP Kwapa 515
Kwapa
Population 515
EDV Eastern DIV 1,172
Eastern DIV
Population 1,172
MLL Mella 419
Mella
Population 419
WDV Western DIV 1,839
Western DIV
Population 1,839
MRK Merikit 508
Merikit
Population 508
MLO Molo 496
Molo
Population 496
MKJ Mukuju 529
Mukuju
Population 529
OSK Osukuru 433
Osukuru
Population 433
IYL Iyolwa 253
Iyolwa
Population 253
KSK Kisoko 563
Kisoko
Population 563
MGL Magola 330
Magola
Population 330
MLN Mulanda 385
Mulanda
Population 385
NGN Nagongera 497
Nagongera
Population 497
NTC Nagongera TC 539
Nagongera TC
Population 539
RBN Rubongi 495
Rubongi
Population 495
SOP Sop-Sop 417
Sop-Sop
Population 417
NBY Nabuyoga 371
Nabuyoga
Population 371
PTT Petta 486
Petta
Population 486

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 62 %
Rural Access 61 %
Urban Access 65 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Population Served NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 81 %
Iyolwa
Population Served 17,812
KRW Kirewa 41 %
Kirewa
Population Served 12,550
KSK Kisoko 75 %
Kisoko
Population Served 15,512
KWP Kwapa 73 %
Kwapa
Population Served 16,027
MGL Magola 84 %
Magola
Population Served 16,362
MKJ Mukuju 60 %
Mukuju
Population Served 25,054
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Population Served NWSC
MLN Mulanda 51 %
Mulanda
Population Served 21,427
MLO Molo 71 %
Molo
Population Served 14,539
MRK Merikit 44 %
Merikit
Population Served 12,315
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Population Served NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 53 %
Nabuyoga
Population Served 17,915
NGN Nagongera 43 %
Nagongera
Population Served 11,912
NTC Nagongera TC 38 %
Nagongera TC
Population Served 5,124
OSK Osukuru 65 %
Osukuru
Population Served 32,154
PTT Petta 65 %
Petta
Population Served 11,218
PYA Paya 73 %
Paya
Population Served 23,502
RBN Rubongi 63 %
Rubongi
Population Served 25,200
SOP Sop-Sop 56 %
Sop-Sop
Population Served 8,700
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 100 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 98 %
Iyolwa
Functional Sources NWSC
KRW Kirewa 74 %
Kirewa
Functional Sources NWSC
KSK Kisoko 80 %
Kisoko
Functional Sources NWSC
KWP Kwapa 97 %
Kwapa
Functional Sources NWSC
MGL Magola 95 %
Magola
Functional Sources NWSC
MKJ Mukuju 95 %
Mukuju
Functional Sources NWSC
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Functional Sources NWSC
MLN Mulanda 80 %
Mulanda
Functional Sources NWSC
MLO Molo 91 %
Molo
Functional Sources NWSC
MRK Merikit 91 %
Merikit
Functional Sources NWSC
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Functional Sources NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 95 %
Nabuyoga
Functional Sources NWSC
NGN Nagongera 64 %
Nagongera
Functional Sources NWSC
NTC Nagongera TC 100 %
Nagongera TC
Functional Sources NWSC
OSK Osukuru 88 %
Osukuru
Functional Sources NWSC
PTT Petta 57 %
Petta
Functional Sources NWSC
PYA Paya 64 %
Paya
Functional Sources NWSC
RBN Rubongi 100 %
Rubongi
Functional Sources NWSC
SOP Sop-Sop 83 %
Sop-Sop
Functional Sources NWSC
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Functional Sources NWSC

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
WEST BUDAMA (KISOLO)                                
 1 KirewaRural30,56612,55041%74%--2-2---301040----------11---No
 2 PettaRural17,16211,21865%57%--415---181634213------------No
 3 RubongiRural39,70525,20063%100%--42-421-155-55---------------No
 4 IyolwaRural22,03617,81281%98%--14-146-6431442-2------------No
 5 MulandaRural42,04121,42751%80%--11-111124715625-5------------No
 6 KisokoRural20,61415,51275%80%--4-4---3811492-2------------No
 7 PayaRural32,08923,50273%64%--3-3628352055246---------2731139No
 8 MagolaRural19,39616,36284%95%--9-95-5403432-2------1-1---No
 9 NagongeraRural27,62111,91243%64%--527---2114352-2------------No
 10 Nagongera TCUrban13,4045,12438%-100%-3-3---15-154-4------------No
 11 Sop-SopRural15,5378,70056%83%-----8-816521---------------No
 12 NabuyogaRural33,61217,91553%95%--91103-3482503-3------------No
Total 313,783187,2336083100010641103033340697503245290000001122731139No
TORORO                               
 1 OsukuruRural49,65732,15465%88%--621632-25111625510------2-2---No
 2 MellaRural20,919NWSCNWSC81%--11-111-126935---------------Yes
 3 MerikitRural28,02712,31544%91%--3-3---354393-3------------No
 4 KwapaRural21,93416,02773%97%-100%23-232-2351364151-1---------No
 5 Malaba TCUrban19,497NWSCNWSC-100%-------9-9---------------Yes
 6 MukujuRural41,43225,05460%95%--20-20---6557010-10------------No
 7 MoloRural20,41114,53971%91%--5-52-240343628------------No
Total 201,877115,789579110010012411257072613329428836101000202000No
TORORO M.C                               
 1 Eastern DIVUrban20,716NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Western DIVUrban24,879NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 45,59543,31595000000000000000000000000000No
District 561,255346,33762861001002305235373406671307975213651010003142731139No

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
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS10011000010
Total20010001010

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