Kamwenge District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Kamwenge vary from 50 % in Kahunge Sub-County to 95 % in Kamwenge Sub-County. Kamwenge has 2,151 domestic water points which serve a total of 353,435 people – 333,075 in rural areas. 350 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kamwenge has 8 piped schemes.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

74

Management

93%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KMW Kamwenge 111
Kamwenge
Population 111
NYB Nyabbani 270
Nyabbani
Population 270
RRS Rwamwanja R/S 157
Rwamwanja R/S
Population 157
BGL Biguli 223
Biguli
Population 223
BSR Busiriba 93
Busiriba
Population 93
BWZ Bwizi 272
Bwizi
Population 272
KBM Kabambiro 277
Kabambiro
Population 277
KHN Kahunge 188
Kahunge
Population 188
KTC Kamwenge TC 314
Kamwenge TC
Population 314
BHN Buhanda 348
Buhanda
Population 348
KNR Kanara 89
Kanara
Population 89
KCH Kicheche 288
Kicheche
Population 288
MHY Mahyoro 310
Mahyoro
Population 310
NTR Ntara 316
Ntara
Population 316
NKM Nkoma 1,294
Nkoma
Population 1,294
BHA Bihanga 101
Bihanga
Population 101

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 75 %
Rural Access 74 %
Urban Access 95 %

BGL Biguli 95 %
Biguli
Population Served 36,458
BHA Bihanga 85 %
Bihanga
Population Served 13,475
BHN Buhanda 95 %
Buhanda
Population Served 25,962
BSR Busiriba 95 %
Busiriba
Population Served 30,259
BWZ Bwizi 56 %
Bwizi
Population Served 18,999
KBM Kabambiro 95 %
Kabambiro
Population Served 17,416
KCH Kicheche 95 %
Kicheche
Population Served 28,447
KHN Kahunge 50 %
Kahunge
Population Served 20,543
KMW Kamwenge 95 %
Kamwenge
Population Served 24,292
KNR Kanara 95 %
Kanara
Population Served 14,577
KTC Kamwenge TC NWSC
Kamwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
MHY Mahyoro 87 %
Mahyoro
Population Served 28,284
NKM Nkoma 67 %
Nkoma
Population Served 24,619
NTR Ntara 95 %
Ntara
Population Served 30,860
NYB Nyabbani 77 %
Nyabbani
Population Served 18,884
RRS Rwamwanja R/S Unknown
Rwamwanja R/S
Population Served Unknown

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 83 %
Urban Functionality 95 %

BGL Biguli 100 %
Biguli
Functional Sources 233
BHA Bihanga 100 %
Bihanga
Functional Sources 61
BHN Buhanda 86 %
Buhanda
Functional Sources 157
BSR Busiriba 55 %
Busiriba
Functional Sources 95
BWZ Bwizi 68 %
Bwizi
Functional Sources 63
KBM Kabambiro 98 %
Kabambiro
Functional Sources 93
KCH Kicheche 79 %
Kicheche
Functional Sources 250
KHN Kahunge 86 %
Kahunge
Functional Sources 83
KMW Kamwenge 67 %
Kamwenge
Functional Sources 89
KNR Kanara 72 %
Kanara
Functional Sources 49
KTC Kamwenge TC NWSC
Kamwenge TC
Functional Sources 194
MHY Mahyoro 92 %
Mahyoro
Functional Sources 110
NKM Nkoma 88 %
Nkoma
Functional Sources 87
NTR Ntara 83 %
Ntara
Functional Sources 154
NYB Nyabbani 91 %
Nyabbani
Functional Sources 83
RRS Rwamwanja R/S Unknown
Rwamwanja R/S
Functional Sources Unknown

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
KIBALE                               
 1 BusiribaRural31,85530,26295%55%--433982453479325448------------No
 2 BwiziRural33,95618,99956%68%--168242422461-122-22------------No
 3 NkomaRural36,55124,61967%88%--831149554181199312------3-35--No
 4 BihangaRural15,86213,47585%100%--1-134-3410-1016-16------------No
 5 KabambiroRural18,33517,41895%98%--2722952-528-86-6------------No
 6 KamwengeRural25,57424,29595%67%--451762191231729347------15823---No
 7 Kamwenge TCUrban21,433NWSCNWSC-95%-30-3012-1235810111------1394143509--Yes
 8 BiguliRural38,49936,45895%100%--1511621-211-119-19------177-177---No
 9 KahungeRural40,99620,54350%86%--202223813945913316------8311---No
 10 Rwamwanja R/SRural44,26500%---------------------------No
Total 307,326206,4316781950204722762827435642155799151140000003391535450900No
KITAGWENDA                               
 1 KanaraRural15,34514,57895%72%--1151634842123347------------No
 2 NtaraRural32,48730,86395%83%--3684493161093-38513------14216---No
 3 BuhandaRural27,33025,96495%86%--57197634539---7-7------59160---No
 4 NyabbaniRural24,47218,88477%91%--271282733081913114------8210---No
 5 MahyoroRural32,60228,28487%92%--9-9762782-214-14------9716---No
 6 KichecheRural29,94728,45095%79%--44115591102-2718------18854242---No
Total 162,183147,02291840018544229285353202933255116600000028166347500No
District 469,464353,4357583950389116505567109676711889154261800000006208170151400No

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/GFS85120600060
Unknown/Not GFS11000000000
Unknown/GFS10010000010
Surface Water Based/Not GFS22000001020
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000100000
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200020
Total15111309010110

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