Gomba District

by February 24, 2018

The access rates in Gomba vary from 61 % in Maddu Sub-County to 95 % in Mpenja Sub-County. Gomba has 909 domestic water points which serve a total of 146,575 people – 134,196 in rural areas. 238 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Gomba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

87%

Rural Functionality

73%

Equity

52

Management

96%

Gender

62%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kanoni TC 220
Kanoni TC
Population 220
KYG Kyegonza 193
Kyegonza
Population 193
MDD Maddu 46
Maddu
Population 46
MPN Mpenja 179
Mpenja
Population 179
KBL Kabulasoke 121
Kabulasoke
Population 121

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 87 %
Rural Access 87 %
Urban Access 95 %

KBL Kabulasoke 95 %
Kabulasoke
Population Served 49,703
KTC Kanoni TC 95 %
Kanoni TC
Population Served 12,378
KYG Kyegonza 95 %
Kyegonza
Population Served 30,129
MDD Maddu 61 %
Maddu
Population Served 22,600
MPN Mpenja 95 %
Mpenja
Population Served 31,760

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 73 %
Urban Functionality 77 %

KBL Kabulasoke 75 %
Kabulasoke
Functional Sources 152
KTC Kanoni TC 77 %
Kanoni TC
Functional Sources 108
KYG Kyegonza 60 %
Kyegonza
Functional Sources 100
MDD Maddu 86 %
Maddu
Functional Sources 118
MPN Mpenja 74 %
Mpenja
Functional Sources 193

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
GOMBA                               
 1 MpenjaRural33,43331,76195%74%--5085810654160327394-4------1-1---No
 2 KyegonzaRural31,71630,13095%60%-100%2352837438025103597161-1---617---No
 3 MadduRural37,06922,60061%86%-100%---6-6291645471486-69-936339-4410No
 4 KabulasokeRural52,32149,70595%75%-100%910197518936223856-66-61-1------No
 5 Kanoni TCUrban13,03012,37995%-77%-163195017671732021930------4-4---No
Total 167,569146,575877377100982612427413240616559224871710413013100104745104410No
District 167,569146,575877377100982612427413240616559224871710413013100104745104410No

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 GFS11000100010
Total11000100010

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