Luwero District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Luwero vary from 39 % in Kamira Sub-County to 95 % in Katikamu Sub-County. Luwero has 1,228 domestic water points which serve a total of 343,489 people – 273,044 in rural areas. 174 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Luwero has 3 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

90

Management

90%

Gender

72%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
WTC Wobulenzi TC 1,494
Wobulenzi TC
Population 1,494
MKL Makulubita 209
Makulubita
Population 209
LWR Luwero 196
Luwero
Population 196
KKY Kikyusa 148
Kikyusa
Population 148
ZRB Zirobwe 211
Zirobwe
Population 211
LTC Luwero TC 2,353
Luwero TC
Population 2,353
KTK Katikamu 310
Katikamu
Population 310
BMN Bamunanika 257
Bamunanika
Population 257
NYM Nyimbwa 395
Nyimbwa
Population 395
KLG Kalagala 344
Kalagala
Population 344
BTC Bombo TC 3,333
Bombo TC
Population 3,333
BTN Butuntumula 99
Butuntumula
Population 99
KMR Kamira 66
Kamira
Population 66

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 70 %
Rural Access 70 %
Urban Access 68 %

BMN Bamunanika 82 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 25,536
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 77 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 29,472
KKY Kikyusa 52 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 19,476
KLG Kalagala 77 %
Kalagala
Population Served 37,150
KMR Kamira 39 %
Kamira
Population Served 11,151
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 44,497
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 34,384
MKL Makulubita 49 %
Makulubita
Population Served 17,324
NYM Nyimbwa 60 %
Nyimbwa
Population Served 23,653
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Population Served NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
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 84 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

BMN Bamunanika 88 %
Bamunanika
Functional Sources NWSC
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Functional Sources NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 59 %
Butuntumula
Functional Sources NWSC
KKY Kikyusa 92 %
Kikyusa
Functional Sources NWSC
KLG Kalagala 96 %
Kalagala
Functional Sources NWSC
KMR Kamira 100 %
Kamira
Functional Sources NWSC
KTK Katikamu 96 %
Katikamu
Functional Sources NWSC
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Functional Sources NWSC
LWR Luwero 76 %
Luwero
Functional Sources NWSC
MKL Makulubita 97 %
Makulubita
Functional Sources NWSC
NYM Nyimbwa 91 %
Nyimbwa
Functional Sources NWSC
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Functional Sources NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
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
BAMUNANIKA                               
 1 KalagalaRural48,05937,15077%96%--2-27217344448---------3-3---No
 2 KamiraRural28,49011,15139%100%-100%---8-829-299-9---26-26------No
 3 BamunanikaRural31,02525,53682%88%-----3053545550617------------No
 4 ZirobweRural48,566NWSCNWSC61%-----1326395846221719---------351-35Yes
Total 156,140104,23367840100202123321551771319017183500026026303351035No
KATIKAMU                               
 1 KikyusaRural37,51419,47652%92%-67%---11-114945343548---426------No
 2 Luwero TCUrban46,234NWSCNWSC-96%----8-844246---------251261,44813891Yes
 3 ButuntumulaRural38,12229,47277%59%-100%---36235926133939121-17-7------No
 4 KatikamuRural46,84244,50095%96%-----85489653684-4------------No
 5 Bombo TCUrban27,882NWSCNWSC-95%-8-852724-243-3------2-2704731Yes
 6 NyimbwaRural39,44023,65360%91%--2-230232405451-1------1-1---No
 7 MakulubitaRural35,58817,32449%97%--1-12322532-324-4------------No
 8 Wobulenzi TCUrban29,200NWSCNWSC-96%-2-25-521-21---------22224---Yes
 9 LuweroRural36,19634,38695%76%---114518635511668412------------No
Total 337,018239,2567184968613114248512993553839366188410111213503532,152145122No
District 493,158343,48970849695151163718345453251583833611910137239533562,503145157No

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/Not GFS33000003030
Total33000003030

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