Ssembabule District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Ssembabule vary from 22 % in Lugusulu Sub-County to 84 % in Mateete Sub-County. Ssembabule has 1,001 domestic water points which serve a total of 103,480 people – 95,356 in rural areas. 122 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ssembabule has 3 piped schemes.

Access

38%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

61

Management

74%

Gender

74%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LWM Lwemiyaga 127
Lwemiyaga
Population 127
MTT Mateete 259
Mateete
Population 259
MTC Mateete TC 1,105
Mateete TC
Population 1,105
MJW Mijwala 145
Mijwala
Population 145
STC Sembabule TC 234
Sembabule TC
Population 234
LGS Lugusulu 45
Lugusulu
Population 45
NTS Ntusi 55
Ntusi
Population 55
LWB Lwebitakuli 224
Lwebitakuli
Population 224

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 38 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 44 %

LGS Lugusulu 22 %
Lugusulu
Population Served 7,347
LWB Lwebitakuli 25 %
Lwebitakuli
Population Served 16,905
LWM Lwemiyaga 22 %
Lwemiyaga
Population Served 8,757
MJW Mijwala 24 %
Mijwala
Population Served 7,654
MTC Mateete TC 48 %
Mateete TC
Population Served 5,313
MTT Mateete 84 %
Mateete
Population Served 47,331
NTS Ntusi 28 %
Ntusi
Population Served 7,362
STC Sembabule TC 39 %
Sembabule TC
Population Served 2,811

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 95 %

LGS Lugusulu 74 %
Lugusulu
Functional Sources 63
LWB Lwebitakuli 94 %
Lwebitakuli
Functional Sources 234
LWM Lwemiyaga 94 %
Lwemiyaga
Functional Sources 101
MJW Mijwala 97 %
Mijwala
Functional Sources 84
MTC Mateete TC 95 %
Mateete TC
Functional Sources 60
MTT Mateete 78 %
Mateete
Functional Sources 198
NTS Ntusi 86 %
Ntusi
Functional Sources 78
STC Sembabule TC 95 %
Sembabule TC
Functional Sources 61

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
LWEMIYAGA                               
 1 NtusiRural26,0887,36228%86%-82%----5513215604643-3628527---No
 2 LwemiyagaRural39,8408,75722%94%-75%---81916319772793-39413------No
Total 65,92816,1192490078000861429534137614360615621527000No
MAWOGOLA                               
 1 MateeteRural56,62547,33184%78%-----744411828103896298----11------No
 2 LwebitakuliRural67,34416,90525%94%-83%------3815531961197---15318------No
 3 MijwalaRural32,5607,65424%97%-86%---1-116218671682-2415---276616No
 4 Mateete TCUrban11,1235,31348%-95%----31481941142------8-8---No
 5 Sembabule TCUrban7,1792,81139%-95%-------23552-52------7-7---No
 6 LugusuluRural34,0767,34722%74%-100%---11251621565617-79-91-1---No
Total 208,90787,3614286958800079461259747144508105189092853316016276616No
District 274,835103,48038879584000875213912652178645166611501543115421223276616No

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 GFS32100200000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11001000010
Total43100200010

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