Namayingo District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Namayingo vary from 10 % in Bugana Sub-County to 74 % in Buswale Sub-County. Namayingo has 547 domestic water points which serve a total of 124,311 people – 113,663 in rural areas. 127 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namayingo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

51%

Rural Functionality

78%

Equity

462

Management

89%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BND Banda 480
Banda
Population 480
BHM Buhemba 535
Buhemba
Population 535
BSW Buswale 319
Buswale
Population 319
BYN Buyinja 446
Buyinja
Population 446
MTM Mutumba 462
Mutumba
Population 462
NTC Namayingo TC 666
Namayingo TC
Population 666
LLW Lolwe 496
Lolwe
Population 496
BGN Bugana 1,272
Bugana
Population 1,272
SIS Sigulu Islands 328
Sigulu Islands
Population 328

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 51 %
Rural Access 50 %
Urban Access 62 %

BGN Bugana 10 %
Bugana
Population Served 900
BHM Buhemba 47 %
Buhemba
Population Served 16,257
BND Banda 43 %
Banda
Population Served 20,814
BSW Buswale 74 %
Buswale
Population Served 21,918
BYN Buyinja 59 %
Buyinja
Population Served 16,269
LLW Lolwe 27 %
Lolwe
Population Served 3,600
MTM Mutumba 49 %
Mutumba
Population Served 22,581
NTC Namayingo TC 62 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,648
SIS Sigulu Islands 63 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 11,324

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 78 %
Urban Functionality 62 %

BGN Bugana 67 %
Bugana
Functional Sources 2
BHM Buhemba 83 %
Buhemba
Functional Sources 90
BND Banda 85 %
Banda
Functional Sources 78
BSW Buswale 65 %
Buswale
Functional Sources 54
BYN Buyinja 78 %
Buyinja
Functional Sources 53
LLW Lolwe 92 %
Lolwe
Functional Sources 11
MTM Mutumba 87 %
Mutumba
Functional Sources 78
NTC Namayingo TC 62 %
Namayingo TC
Functional Sources 29
SIS Sigulu Islands 58 %
Sigulu Islands
Functional Sources 25

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
BUKOOLI                                
 1 MutumbaRural46,06922,58149%87%-----225274354813215------------No
 2 Sigulu IslandsRural17,98411,32463%58%--134221335---224------------No
 3 BandaRural48,03520,81443%85%-100%---339422052521-21---3-34-42--No
 4 BuyinjaRural27,43116,26959%78%-----8210404445914------------No
 5 LolweRural13,2283,60027%92%-----11112------------------No
 6 BuswaleRural29,72821,91874%65%--71421641040949123------------No
 7 BuganaRural9,17390010%67%-----213------------------No
 8 BuhembaRural34,26716,25747%83%--12371831435361046------152177-1No
 9 Namayingo TCUrban17,13910,64862%-62%-8-8681414216189------------No
Total 243,054124,3115178621001719361174416118829217793311200030319221901No
District 243,054124,3115178621001719361174416118829217793311200030319221901No

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
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000100010
Total22000200011

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