Buyende District

by November 23, 2017

The access rates in Buyende vary from 29 % in Buyende Sub-County to 55 % in Buyende TC Sub-County. Buyende has 523 domestic water points which serve a total of 147,468 people – 132,888 in rural areas. 45 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Buyende has 1 piped schemes.

Access

40%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

137

Management

96%

Gender

89%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGY Bugaya 307
Bugaya
Population 307
BYN Buyende 352
Buyende
Population 352
BTC Buyende TC 143
Buyende TC
Population 143
KGL Kagulu 290
Kagulu
Population 290
KDR Kidera 299
Kidera
Population 299
NKN Nkondo 221
Nkondo
Population 221

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 40 %
Rural Access 39 %
Urban Access 55 %

BGY Bugaya 45 %
Bugaya
Population Served 43,236
BTC Buyende TC 55 %
Buyende TC
Population Served 14,580
BYN Buyende 29 %
Buyende
Population Served 14,412
KDR Kidera 31 %
Kidera
Population Served 23,442
KGL Kagulu 40 %
Kagulu
Population Served 34,950
NKN Nkondo 49 %
Nkondo
Population Served 16,848

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 91 %
Urban Functionality 94 %

BGY Bugaya 94 %
Bugaya
Functional Sources 141
BTC Buyende TC 94 %
Buyende TC
Functional Sources 51
BYN Buyende 96 %
Buyende
Functional Sources 48
KDR Kidera 90 %
Kidera
Functional Sources 78
KGL Kagulu 95 %
Kagulu
Functional Sources 112
NKN Nkondo 75 %
Nkondo
Functional Sources 48

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
BUDIOPE                               
 1 Buyende TCUrban26,45014,58055%-94%100%------453485-5---2-21-14--No
 2 NkondoRural34,48716,84849%75%-100%------4214566281-13-3------No
 3 KaguluRural87,69334,95040%95%-100%------1096115---1-1---3-3---No
 4 BugayaRural96,23843,23645%94%-----51613081386-6----44------No
 5 KideraRural75,28223,44231%90%-100%------69776527---1-14-4---No
 6 BuyendeRural49,44214,41229%96%-100%------462482-2---1-1------No
Total 369,592147,4684091946900051644140481244282027411808400No
District 369,592147,4684091946900051644140481244282027411808400No

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/Unknown11000100001
Unknown/Not GFS22000001000
Total33000101001

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