Rakai District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Rakai vary from 6 % in Kagamba Sub-County to 95 % in Kasasa Sub-County. Rakai has 1,478 domestic water points which serve a total of 137,987 people – 134,916 in rural areas. 264 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

68

Management

82%

Gender

75%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KGM Kagamba 313
Kagamba
Population 313
KKT Kakuuto 101
Kakuuto
Population 101
KSS Kasasa 157
Kasasa
Population 157
KBN Kibanda 105
Kibanda
Population 105
KFM Kifamba 219
Kifamba
Population 219
KYB Kyebe 53
Kyebe
Population 53
BYK Byakabanda 237
Byakabanda
Population 237
DDW Ddwaniro 330
Ddwaniro
Population 330
KCH Kacheera 126
Kacheera
Population 126
KZB Kiziba 167
Kiziba
Population 167
KYL Kyalulangira 154
Kyalulangira
Population 154
LWM Lwamagwa 222
Lwamagwa
Population 222
LWN Lwanda 246
Lwanda
Population 246
RTC Rakai TC 299
Rakai TC
Population 299

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 39 %

BYK Byakabanda 49 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 9,974
DDW Ddwaniro 15 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,370
KBN Kibanda 51 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,227
KCH Kacheera 18 %
Kacheera
Population Served 4,692
KFM Kifamba 67 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 6 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,202
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 30 %
Kyebe
Population Served 6,562
KYL Kyalulangira 14 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,209
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,490
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,336
LWN Lwanda 87 %
Lwanda
Population Served 26,789
RTC Rakai TC 39 %
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 69 %
Byakabanda
Functional Sources 44
DDW Ddwaniro 94 %
Ddwaniro
Functional Sources 143
KBN Kibanda 50 %
Kibanda
Functional Sources 68
KCH Kacheera 83 %
Kacheera
Functional Sources 60
KFM Kifamba 59 %
Kifamba
Functional Sources 41
KGM Kagamba 97 %
Kagamba
Functional Sources 132
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Functional Sources 76
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Functional Sources 83
KYB Kyebe 67 %
Kyebe
Functional Sources 33
KYL Kyalulangira 98 %
Kyalulangira
Functional Sources 122
KZB Kiziba 99 %
Kiziba
Functional Sources 146
LWM Lwamagwa 93 %
Lwamagwa
Functional Sources 155
LWN Lwanda 76 %
Lwanda
Functional Sources 97
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 LwamagwaRural46,9798,33618%93%-100%-113-31392213921411-1---------No
 2 KacheeraRural25,5064,69218%83%-----2-2481253457------1-1---No
 3 KagambaRural36,3932,2026%97%-----3-32-21274131------------No
 4 Rakai TCUrban7,9643,07239%----------11-55-------88264715No
 5 KizibaRural21,8762,49011%99%-----5-51-11402142------------No
 6 KyalulangiraRural29,8414,20914%98%-75%---6-65161112113---314------No
 7 LwandaRural30,74826,78987%76%-100%121134020601161728432---1-16-6---No
 8 DdwaniroRural35,1845,37015%94%-100%---8-87-71279136---2-21-1---No
 9 ByakabandaRural20,1639,97449%69%---1112162831429231------------No
Total 254,65467,1342691088123157936115462672754347881016178816264715No
KAKUUTO                               
 1 KyebeRural21,7766,56230%67%--2-2415961518927------------No
 2 KibandaRural25,90913,22751%50%-33%2135131881523533992112-11------No
 3 KifambaRural15,32410,19267%59%-50%5-561723527259341-1-11------No
 4 KasasaRural18,045NWSCNWSC71%--4-43024541742118220------1441844-25Yes
 5 KakuutoRural41,031NWSCNWSC75%--1-12393232144620222---------73-29Yes
Total 122,08570,853586404014115686413271411121346119521302214418117054No
District 376,739137,9873782069264301471002471176718488895983314639221234381769No

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