Namayingo District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Namayingo vary from 10 % in Bukana Sub-County to 74 % in Buswale Sub-County. Namayingo has 550 domestic water points which serve a total of 125,211 people – 114,563 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

459

Management

89%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BND Banda 487
Banda
Population 487
BHM Buhemba 542
Buhemba
Population 542
BSW Buswale 324
Buswale
Population 324
BYN Buyinja 452
Buyinja
Population 452
MTM Mutumba 468
Mutumba
Population 468
NTC Namayingo TC 675
Namayingo TC
Population 675
LLW Lolwe 503
Lolwe
Population 503
BGN Bukana 1,290
Bukana
Population 1,290
SIS Sigulu Islands 333
Sigulu Islands
Population 333

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 61 %

BGN Bukana 10 %
Bukana
Population Served 900
BHM Buhemba 43 %
Buhemba
Population Served 15,057
BND Banda 42 %
Banda
Population Served 20,514
BSW Buswale 74 %
Buswale
Population Served 22,218
BYN Buyinja 62 %
Buyinja
Population Served 17,169
LLW Lolwe 29 %
Lolwe
Population Served 3,900
MTM Mutumba 50 %
Mutumba
Population Served 23,181
NTC Namayingo TC 61 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,648
SIS Sigulu Islands 64 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 11,624

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 Bukana 67 %
Bukana
Functional Sources 2
BHM Buhemba 82 %
Buhemba
Functional Sources 86
BND Banda 85 %
Banda
Functional Sources 77
BSW Buswale 65 %
Buswale
Functional Sources 55
BYN Buyinja 79 %
Buyinja
Functional Sources 56
LLW Lolwe 92 %
Lolwe
Functional Sources 12
MTM Mutumba 87 %
Mutumba
Functional Sources 80
NTC Namayingo TC 62 %
Namayingo TC
Functional Sources 29
SIS Sigulu Islands 59 %
Sigulu Islands
Functional Sources 26

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 MutumbaRural46,71423,18150%87%-----225274555013215------------No
 2 Sigulu IslandsRural18,23611,62464%59%--134231336---224------------No
 3 BandaRural48,70820,51442%85%-100%---339421952421-21---3-34-42--No
 4 BuyinjaRural27,81617,16962%79%-----8210434475914------------No
 5 LolweRural13,4133,90029%92%-----12113------------------No
 6 BuswaleRural30,14422,21874%65%--71421641041950123------------No
 7 BukanaRural9,30290010%67%-----213------------------No
 8 BuhembaRural34,74715,05743%82%--12371827431361046------152177-1No
 9 Namayingo TCUrban17,37910,64861%-62%-8-8681414216189------------No
Total 246,459125,2105178621001719361194416318929218793311200030319221901No
District 246,438125,2115178621001719361194416318929218793311200030319221901No

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