Bulambuli District

by February 24, 2018

The access rates in Bulambuli vary from 19 % in Bulegeni TC Sub-County to 95 % in Buginyanya Sub-County. Bulambuli has 788 domestic water points which serve a total of 144,499 people – 138,468 in rural areas. 125 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bulambuli has 1 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

107

Management

84%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BMS Bumasobo 120
Bumasobo
Population 120
BNM Bunambutye 36
Bunambutye
Population 36
LSH Lusha 1,620
Lusha
Population 1,620
BMG Bumugibole 248
Bumugibole
Population 248
BGN Buginyanya 1,339
Buginyanya
Population 1,339
BKH Bukhalu 648
Bukhalu
Population 648
BLG Bulaago 292
Bulaago
Population 292
NMS Namisuni 2,773
Namisuni
Population 2,773
BLA Buluganya 930
Buluganya
Population 930
BWK Bwikhonge 123
Bwikhonge
Population 123
MSR Masiira 244
Masiira
Population 244
NBN Nabbongo 474
Nabbongo
Population 474
SSY Sisiyi 1,152
Sisiyi
Population 1,152
BTC Bulambuli TC 520
Bulambuli TC
Population 520
BTL Bulegeni TC 3,022
Bulegeni TC
Population 3,022
KMU Kamu 2,696
Kamu
Population 2,696
MYM Muyembe 1,283
Muyembe
Population 1,283
SMU Simu 474
Simu
Population 474
BLI Bulegeni 949
Bulegeni
Population 949

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 75 %
Urban Access 37 %

BGN Buginyanya 95 %
Buginyanya
Population Served 6,181
BKH Bukhalu 47 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 13,850
BLA Buluganya 73 %
Buluganya
Population Served 11,100
BLG Bulaago 91 %
Bulaago
Population Served 10,150
BLI Bulegeni 56 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 3,400
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 7,260
BMS Bumasobo 89 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 8,412
BNM Bunambutye 73 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 7,209
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 3,630
BTL Bulegeni TC 19 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,400
BWK Bwikhonge 59 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 5,412
KMU Kamu 56 %
Kamu
Population Served 4,200
LSH Lusha 89 %
Lusha
Population Served 9,300
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 10,694
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 8,438
NBN Nabbongo 95 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 10,694
NMS Namisuni 95 %
Namisuni
Population Served 9,713
SMU Simu 30 %
Simu
Population Served 1,900
SSY Sisiyi 69 %
Sisiyi
Population Served 10,550

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 69 %

BGN Buginyanya 98 %
Buginyanya
Functional Sources 43
BKH Bukhalu 65 %
Bukhalu
Functional Sources 34
BLA Buluganya 100 %
Buluganya
Functional Sources 61
BLG Bulaago 60 %
Bulaago
Functional Sources 35
BLI Bulegeni 84 %
Bulegeni
Functional Sources 16
BMG Bumugibole 98 %
Bumugibole
Functional Sources 54
BMS Bumasobo 67 %
Bumasobo
Functional Sources 33
BNM Bunambutye 96 %
Bunambutye
Functional Sources 25
BTC Bulambuli TC 69 %
Bulambuli TC
Functional Sources 27
BTL Bulegeni TC 67 %
Bulegeni TC
Functional Sources 10
BWK Bwikhonge 95 %
Bwikhonge
Functional Sources 19
KMU Kamu 81 %
Kamu
Functional Sources 21
LSH Lusha 95 %
Lusha
Functional Sources 52
MSR Masiira 99 %
Masiira
Functional Sources 67
MYM Muyembe 89 %
Muyembe
Functional Sources 31
NBN Nabbongo 90 %
Nabbongo
Functional Sources 36
NMS Namisuni 89 %
Namisuni
Functional Sources 54
SMU Simu 67 %
Simu
Functional Sources 6
SSY Sisiyi 70 %
Sisiyi
Functional Sources 39

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
BULAMBULI                               
 1 Bulambuli TCUrban3,8223,63195%-69%-51673101233-3------11617---No
 2 BumugiboleRural7,6437,26195%98%--27128------2-2------25-25---No
 3 BuginyanyaRural6,5076,18295%98%--27-27------2-2------14115---No
 4 BukhaluRural29,43713,85047%65%--1-12222411516----------1111---No
 5 SimuRural6,3011,90030%67%--538---1-1---------------No
 6 Bulegeni TCUrban12,4982,40019%-67%-213---------------8412---No
 7 BulegeniRural6,0943,40056%84%--1121-1112---------13114---No
 8 LushaRural10,4329,30089%95%--21-21---------------31334---No
 9 MasiiraRural11,25810,69595%99%--39140---------------28-28---No
 10 BuluganyaRural15,28711,10073%100%--39-39---------------22-22---No
 11 MuyembeRural8,8838,43995%89%--1-11131419-19----------11---No
 12 KamuRural7,4374,20056%81%--426---------------17320---No
 13 BwikhongeRural9,1935,41259%95%-----11216-162-2------------No
 14 NamisuniRural10,2259,71495%89%--29231------1-1------24529---No
 15 BumasoboRural9,5028,41289%67%--19524---1-1112------121022---No
 16 SisiyiRural15,39010,55069%70%--301343---------------9413---No
 17 BunambutyeRural9,8127,20973%96%--------231242-2------------No
 18 NabbongoRural11,25810,69595%90%-----1621818119213------------No
 19 BulaagoRural11,15510,15091%60%--28129---------------72229---No
Total 202,134144,49971856902783130958116991101011521700000022171292000No
District 202,134144,49971856902783130958116991101011521700000022171292000No

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
Surface Water Based/GFS11000000000
Unknown/GFS54010000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10010000000
Total75020000000

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