Nwoya District

by March 29, 2017

The access rates in Nwoya vary from 67 % in Alero Sub-County to 95 % in Purongo Sub-County. Nwoya has 517 domestic water points which serve a total of 120,533 people – 104,570 in rural areas. 134 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

83%

Rural Functionality

75%

Equity

537

Management

95%

Gender

70%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ATC Anaka TC 206
Anaka TC
Population 206
PRN Purongo 19
Purongo
Population 19
KCH Koch-Goma 36
Koch-Goma
Population 36
ALR Alero 38
Alero
Population 38

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 83 %
Rural Access 81 %
Urban Access 95 %

ALR Alero 67 %
Alero
Population Served 33,730
ATC Anaka TC 95 %
Anaka TC
Population Served 15,960
KCH Koch-Goma 87 %
Koch-Goma
Population Served 38,530
PRN Purongo 95 %
Purongo
Population Served 32,303

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 75 %
Urban Functionality 71 %

ALR Alero 82 %
Alero
Functional Sources 102
ATC Anaka TC 71 %
Anaka TC
Functional Sources 55
KCH Koch-Goma 68 %
Koch-Goma
Functional Sources 95
PRN Purongo 77 %
Purongo
Functional Sources 95

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
NWOYA                               
 1 PurongoRural34,01032,31095%77%--23225246682189224------------No
 2 Anaka TCUrban16,80315,96395%-71%-6-6641039948224------2810---No
 3 Koch-GomaRural44,40838,53087%68%--1041451419732598325------4-4---No
 4 AleroRural50,27333,73067%82%--21223448761389145------------No
Total 145,494120,533837571068977183048288733618111900000061117000No
District 145,494120,533837571068977183048283733568111900000061117000No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections