Rakai District

by October 19, 2018

The access rates in Rakai vary from 7 % in Kagamba Sub-County to 95 % in Kasasa Sub-County. Rakai has 1,519 domestic water points which serve a total of 143,227 people – 140,155 in rural areas. 267 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rakai has 6 piped schemes.

Access

37%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

67

Management

82%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KGM Kagamba 319
Kagamba
Population 319
KKT Kakuuto 103
Kakuuto
Population 103
KSS Kasasa 160
Kasasa
Population 160
KBN Kibanda 107
Kibanda
Population 107
KFM Kifamba 223
Kifamba
Population 223
KYB Kyebe 54
Kyebe
Population 54
BYK Byakabanda 241
Byakabanda
Population 241
DDW Ddwaniro 336
Ddwaniro
Population 336
KCH Kacheera 128
Kacheera
Population 128
KZB Kiziba 170
Kiziba
Population 170
KYL Kyalulangira 157
Kyalulangira
Population 157
LWM Lwamagwa 226
Lwamagwa
Population 226
LWN Lwanda 251
Lwanda
Population 251
RTC Rakai TC 304
Rakai TC
Population 304

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 37 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 38 %

BYK Byakabanda 53 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 16 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,700
KBN Kibanda 51 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,527
KCH Kacheera 20 %
Kacheera
Population Served 5,292
KFM Kifamba 65 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 7 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,526
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 32 %
Kyebe
Population Served 7,168
KYL Kyalulangira 16 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 88 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,407
RTC Rakai TC 38 %
Rakai TC
Population Served 3,072

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 37 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 38 %

BYK Byakabanda 53 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 16 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,700
KBN Kibanda 51 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,527
KCH Kacheera 20 %
Kacheera
Population Served 5,292
KFM Kifamba 65 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 7 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,526
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 32 %
Kyebe
Population Served 7,168
KYL Kyalulangira 16 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 88 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,407
RTC Rakai TC 38 %
Rakai TC
Population Served 3,072

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 82 %
Urban Functionality Unknown

BYK Byakabanda 70 %
Byakabanda
Functional Sources 47
DDW Ddwaniro 94 %
Ddwaniro
Functional Sources 149
KBN Kibanda 50 %
Kibanda
Functional Sources 68
KCH Kacheera 84 %
Kacheera
Functional Sources 62
KFM Kifamba 59 %
Kifamba
Functional Sources 41
KGM Kagamba 97 %
Kagamba
Functional Sources 137
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Functional Sources 77
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Functional Sources 86
KYB Kyebe 69 %
Kyebe
Functional Sources 36
KYL Kyalulangira 98 %
Kyalulangira
Functional Sources 126
KZB Kiziba 99 %
Kiziba
Functional Sources 149
LWM Lwamagwa 93 %
Lwamagwa
Functional Sources 158
LWN Lwanda 77 %
Lwanda
Functional Sources 102
RTC Rakai TC Unknown
Rakai TC
Functional Sources 0

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
Kooki                               
 1 LwamagwaRural47,8558,64818%93%-100%-114-41392214121431-1---------No
 2 KacheeraRural25,9815,29220%84%-----4-4481253457------1-1---No
 3 KagambaRural37,0722,5267%97%-----4-42-21314135------------No
 4 Rakai TCUrban8,1133,07238%----------11-55-------88264715No
 5 KizibaRural22,2842,50811%99%-----5-51-11432145------------No
 6 KyalulangiraRural30,3974,82116%98%-100%---8-85161132115---3-3------No
 7 LwandaRural31,32127,40788%77%-100%121134220621161731435---1-16-6---No
 8 DdwaniroRural35,8405,70016%94%-100%---9-97-71329141---2-21-1---No
 9 ByakabandaRural20,53810,87453%70%---1115163131429231------------No
Total 259,38670,84827910100123159136127462672773348071016068816264715No
KAKUUTO                               
 1 KyebeRural22,1817,16832%69%--2-25161061619928------------No
 2 KibandaRural26,39213,52751%50%-33%2135131881624533992112-11------No
 3 KifambaRural15,60910,19265%59%-50%5-561723527259341-1-11------No
 4 KasasaRural18,382NWSCNWSC70%--5-53024541962518220------1441844-25Yes
 5 KakuutoRural41,796NWSCNWSC75%--1-12393233144720222---------73-29Yes
Total 124,35272,377586404015116696413375441191356119621302214418117054No
District 383,738143,22537820752743116010026012170191908951,003314628221234381769No

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/Not GFS64000102000
Groundwater based/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10011000010
Total84010103010

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