Masindi District

by September 21, 2017

The access rates in Masindi vary from 74 % in Kimengo Sub-County to 95 % in Budongo Sub-County. Masindi has 1,337 domestic water points which serve a total of 225,268 people – 199,008 in rural areas. 157 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masindi has 5 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

32

Management

85%

Gender

85%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BDN Budongo 42
Budongo
Population 42
PKN Pakanyi 91
Pakanyi
Population 91
CDV Central DIV 1,831
Central DIV
Population 1,831
KDV Kigulya DIV 204
Kigulya DIV
Population 204
NDV Nyangahya DIV 209
Nyangahya DIV
Population 209
BWJ Bwijanga 112
Bwijanga
Population 112
KMN Kimengo 19
Kimengo
Population 19
MRY Miirya 72
Miirya
Population 72
KRJ Karujubu DIV 404
Karujubu DIV
Population 404

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 71 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDN Budongo 95 %
Budongo
Population Served 53,352
BWJ Bwijanga 95 %
Bwijanga
Population Served 53,639
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KMN Kimengo 74 %
Kimengo
Population Served 11,208
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Population Served NWSC
MRY Miirya 95 %
Miirya
Population Served 20,748
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Population Served NWSC
PKN Pakanyi 95 %
Pakanyi
Population Served 60,046

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 88 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

BDN Budongo 89 %
Budongo
Functional Sources 244
BWJ Bwijanga 92 %
Bwijanga
Functional Sources 239
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Functional Sources 31
KMN Kimengo 88 %
Kimengo
Functional Sources 56
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Functional Sources 102
MRY Miirya 81 %
Miirya
Functional Sources 114
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Functional Sources 49
PKN Pakanyi 86 %
Pakanyi
Functional Sources 345

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
BUJENJE                                
 1 BudongoRural56,16553,35795%89%-100%166517142135512102210-10---1-114115---No
 2 BwijangaRural56,46753,64495%92%-70%4424611451197212849211---7310------No
Total 112,632107,0009591073210721715618174842210619221000831114115000No
BURUULI                                
 1 KimengoRural15,19911,20874%88%-100%---3-327734261271-18-8------No
 2 PakanyiRural63,21060,05095%86%-100%9459920431235391857538---2-2314---No
 3 MiiryaRural21,84220,75095%81%-78%-118111923083836911213316------No
Total 100,25192,008928595861798187310453551163615249105921323326415000No
MASINDI M.C                               
 1 Karujubu DIVUrban30,196NWSCNWSC-96%-7427681941515-15------1-1---Yes
 2 Nyangahya DIVUrban14,092NWSCNWSC-92%-18-181521716218---------------Yes
 3 Kigulya DIVUrban13,790NWSCNWSC-82%100%112233267310------1-1------Yes
 4 Central DIVUrban44,187NWSCNWSC--------------------------2Yes
Total 102,26526,26026085100819243277310000000101000002No
District 315,148225,268718892833971641349066556207612686812802133263818220002No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS54100100020
Surface Water Based/Unknown11000001000
Total65100101020

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