Ssembabule District

by August 20, 2018

The access rates in Ssembabule vary from 22 % in Lwemiyaga Sub-County to 81 % in Mateete Sub-County. Ssembabule has 1,003 domestic water points which serve a total of 104,081 people – 95,956 in rural areas. 136 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ssembabule has 3 piped schemes.

Access

37%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

62

Management

75%

Gender

92%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LWM Lwemiyaga 130
Lwemiyaga
Population 130
MTT Mateete 264
Mateete
Population 264
MTC Mateete TC 1,128
Mateete TC
Population 1,128
MJW Mijwala 148
Mijwala
Population 148
STC Sembabule TC 239
Sembabule TC
Population 239
LGS Lugusulu 46
Lugusulu
Population 46
NTS Ntusi 56
Ntusi
Population 56
LWB Lwebitakuli 228
Lwebitakuli
Population 228

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 43 %

LGS Lugusulu 22 %
Lugusulu
Population Served 7,641
LWB Lwebitakuli 25 %
Lwebitakuli
Population Served 17,211
LWM Lwemiyaga 22 %
Lwemiyaga
Population Served 8,757
MJW Mijwala 24 %
Mijwala
Population Served 7,954
MTC Mateete TC 47 %
Mateete TC
Population Served 5,313
MTT Mateete 81 %
Mateete
Population Served 47,031
NTS Ntusi 28 %
Ntusi
Population Served 7,362
STC Sembabule TC 38 %
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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 37 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 43 %

LGS Lugusulu 22 %
Lugusulu
Population Served 7,641
LWB Lwebitakuli 25 %
Lwebitakuli
Population Served 17,211
LWM Lwemiyaga 22 %
Lwemiyaga
Population Served 8,757
MJW Mijwala 24 %
Mijwala
Population Served 7,954
MTC Mateete TC 47 %
Mateete TC
Population Served 5,313
MTT Mateete 81 %
Mateete
Population Served 47,031
NTS Ntusi 28 %
Ntusi
Population Served 7,362
STC Sembabule TC 38 %
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 85 %
Urban Functionality 94 %

LGS Lugusulu 89 %
Lugusulu
Functional Sources 76
LWB Lwebitakuli 94 %
Lwebitakuli
Functional Sources 238
LWM Lwemiyaga 93 %
Lwemiyaga
Functional Sources 99
MJW Mijwala 94 %
Mijwala
Functional Sources 83
MTC Mateete TC 97 %
Mateete TC
Functional Sources 61
MTT Mateete 68 %
Mateete
Functional Sources 173
NTS Ntusi 87 %
Ntusi
Functional Sources 79
STC Sembabule TC 91 %
Sembabule TC
Functional Sources 58

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 NtusiRural26,6347,36228%87%-67%----551231562264213639527---No
 2 LwemiyagaRural40,6748,75722%93%-94%---369181197817921314-14------No
Total 67,30316,11924900830003111430434140314342620323527000No
MAWOGOLA                               
 1 MateeteRural57,81147,03181%68%-100%---44731173263897198---1-1------No
 2 LwebitakuliRural68,75317,21125%94%-83%------401454198-198---15318------No
 3 MijwalaRural33,2417,95424%94%-63%---1-117219653682-2336---276616No
 4 Mateete TCUrban11,3565,31347%-97%----4-481941142------8-8---No
 5 Sembabule TCUrban7,3302,81138%-91%-------14551152------617---No
 6 LugusuluRural34,7907,64122%89%-100%---2-217522564607-79-91-1---No
Total 213,26487,96141849486000517312411532147508105189092863415116276616No
District 280,567104,0803785948500054841381453618164813661132154895720323276616No

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