Masaka District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Masaka vary from 51 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Kabonera Sub-County. Masaka has 697 domestic water points which serve a total of 228,719 people – 166,225 in rural areas. 144 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masaka has 1 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

63

Management

77%

Gender

58%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,097
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,097
BKK Bukakata 98
Bukakata
Population 98
BWN Buwunga 246
Buwunga
Population 246
KBN Kabonera 413
Kabonera
Population 413
KYN Kyannamukaaka 200
Kyannamukaaka
Population 200
MKN Mukungwe 383
Mukungwe
Population 383
KTW Katwe/Butego 1,918
Katwe/Butego
Population 1,918
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,555
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,555
KYS Kyesiiga 175
Kyesiiga
Population 175

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 80 %
Urban Access 57 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 18,080
BWN Buwunga 95 %
Buwunga
Population Served 42,989
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 33,564
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 80 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 26,956
KYS Kyesiiga 51 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 13,499
MKN Mukungwe 65 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,130
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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 79 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BKK Bukakata 77 %
Bukakata
Functional Sources NWSC
BWN Buwunga 86 %
Buwunga
Functional Sources NWSC
KBN Kabonera 70 %
Kabonera
Functional Sources NWSC
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Functional Sources NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Functional Sources NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 88 %
Kyannamukaaka
Functional Sources NWSC
KYS Kyesiiga 81 %
Kyesiiga
Functional Sources NWSC
MKN Mukungwe 72 %
Mukungwe
Functional Sources NWSC
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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
BUKOTO                               
 1 KaboneraRural35,33333,56695%70%-100%28735483583911013-13---1-11-1---No
 2 BukakataRural19,03318,08195%77%--2134416605-57-7------------No
 3 KyannamukaakaRural33,71426,95680%88%--11-1152156715-1528-28------------No
 4 BuwungaRural45,25542,99295%86%--462488416100951413114------------No
 5 MukungweRural47,58431,13065%72%-100%26531472168114152351-1---------No
 6 KyesiigaRural26,52513,49951%81%--3142693552717-17------------No
Total 207,444166,225807901001161613230111241354126680484101101101000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban36,650NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban27,133NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban46,673NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 110,45662,4945701000000101000000000000000000No
District 317,900228,71972791001001161613230211241454126680484101101101000No

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
Unknown/Not GFS31000000000
Total41000001000

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