Gomba District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Gomba vary from 60 % in Maddu Sub-County to 95 % in Mpenja Sub-County. Gomba has 845 domestic water points which serve a total of 145,961 people – 133,614 in rural areas. 218 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Gomba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

87%

Rural Functionality

74%

Equity

52

Management

95%

Gender

64%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kanoni TC 219
Kanoni TC
Population 219
KYG Kyegonza 194
Kyegonza
Population 194
MDD Maddu 46
Maddu
Population 46
MPN Mpenja 180
Mpenja
Population 180
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 49,608
KTC Kanoni TC 95 %
Kanoni TC
Population Served 12,347
KYG Kyegonza 95 %
Kyegonza
Population Served 30,139
MDD Maddu 60 %
Maddu
Population Served 22,000
MPN Mpenja 95 %
Mpenja
Population Served 31,868

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 74 %
Urban Functionality 78 %

KBL Kabulasoke 73 %
Kabulasoke
Functional Sources 132
KTC Kanoni TC 78 %
Kanoni TC
Functional Sources 101
KYG Kyegonza 64 %
Kyegonza
Functional Sources 94
MDD Maddu 85 %
Maddu
Functional Sources 116
MPN Mpenja 74 %
Mpenja
Functional Sources 184

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 MpenjaRural33,54631,86995%74%--5075710051151298374-4------1-1---No
 2 KyegonzaRural31,72730,14195%64%-100%2252746297520113168141-1---------No
 3 MadduRural36,72322,00060%85%-100%---5-5281644471486-69-936339-4410No
 4 KabulasokeRural52,22149,61095%73%-100%910196217795523786-66-61-1------No
 5 Kanoni TCUrban12,99812,34895%-78%-1621847156215217191029------4-4---No
Total 167,215145,967877478100972412126011237214760207821910113013100104134404410No
District 167,207145,961877478100972412126011237214760207821910113013100104134404410No

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