Kamwenge District

by July 19, 2018

The access rates in Kamwenge vary from 57 % in Bwizi Sub-County to 95 % in Kahunge Sub-County. Kamwenge has 2,495 domestic water points which serve a total of 373,994 people – 352,825 in rural areas. 347 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kamwenge has 8 piped schemes.

Access

81%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

57

Management

92%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KMW Kamwenge 110
Kamwenge
Population 110
NYB Nyabbani 279
Nyabbani
Population 279
RRS Rwamwanja R/S 163
Rwamwanja R/S
Population 163
BGL Biguli 228
Biguli
Population 228
BSR Busiriba 94
Busiriba
Population 94
BWZ Bwizi 265
Bwizi
Population 265
KBM Kabambiro 270
Kabambiro
Population 270
KHN Kahunge 192
Kahunge
Population 192
KTC Kamwenge TC 326
Kamwenge TC
Population 326
BHN Buhanda 352
Buhanda
Population 352
KNR Kanara 91
Kanara
Population 91
KCH Kicheche 291
Kicheche
Population 291
MHY Mahyoro 319
Mahyoro
Population 319
NTR Ntara 321
Ntara
Population 321
NKM Nkoma 826
Nkoma
Population 826
BHA Bihanga 105
Bihanga
Population 105

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 81 %
Rural Access 80 %
Urban Access 95 %

BGL Biguli 93 %
Biguli
Population Served 36,458
BHA Bihanga 92 %
Bihanga
Population Served 15,269
BHN Buhanda 95 %
Buhanda
Population Served 26,211
BSR Busiriba 95 %
Busiriba
Population Served 30,661
BWZ Bwizi 57 %
Bwizi
Population Served 18,999
KBM Kabambiro 95 %
Kabambiro
Population Served 17,013
KCH Kicheche 95 %
Kicheche
Population Served 28,782
KHN Kahunge 95 %
Kahunge
Population Served 39,761
KMW Kamwenge 95 %
Kamwenge
Population Served 24,035
KNR Kanara 95 %
Kanara
Population Served 14,935
KTC Kamwenge TC NWSC
Kamwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
MHY Mahyoro 84 %
Mahyoro
Population Served 28,284
NKM Nkoma 95 %
Nkoma
Population Served 22,155
NTR Ntara 95 %
Ntara
Population Served 31,354
NYB Nyabbani 75 %
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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 81 %
Rural Access 80 %
Urban Access 95 %

BGL Biguli 93 %
Biguli
Population Served 36,458
BHA Bihanga 92 %
Bihanga
Population Served 15,269
BHN Buhanda 95 %
Buhanda
Population Served 26,211
BSR Busiriba 95 %
Busiriba
Population Served 30,661
BWZ Bwizi 57 %
Bwizi
Population Served 18,999
KBM Kabambiro 95 %
Kabambiro
Population Served 17,013
KCH Kicheche 95 %
Kicheche
Population Served 28,782
KHN Kahunge 95 %
Kahunge
Population Served 39,761
KMW Kamwenge 95 %
Kamwenge
Population Served 24,035
KNR Kanara 95 %
Kanara
Population Served 14,935
KTC Kamwenge TC NWSC
Kamwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
MHY Mahyoro 84 %
Mahyoro
Population Served 28,284
NKM Nkoma 95 %
Nkoma
Population Served 22,155
NTR Ntara 95 %
Ntara
Population Served 31,354
NYB Nyabbani 75 %
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 85 %
Urban Functionality 95 %

BGL Biguli 100 %
Biguli
Functional Sources 233
BHA Bihanga 100 %
Bihanga
Functional Sources 66
BHN Buhanda 86 %
Buhanda
Functional Sources 158
BSR Busiriba 57 %
Busiriba
Functional Sources 106
BWZ Bwizi 70 %
Bwizi
Functional Sources 65
KBM Kabambiro 98 %
Kabambiro
Functional Sources 97
KCH Kicheche 79 %
Kicheche
Functional Sources 249
KHN Kahunge 95 %
Kahunge
Functional Sources 285
KMW Kamwenge 81 %
Kamwenge
Functional Sources 181
KNR Kanara 71 %
Kanara
Functional Sources 46
KTC Kamwenge TC NWSC
Kamwenge TC
Functional Sources 194
MHY Mahyoro 92 %
Mahyoro
Functional Sources 110
NKM Nkoma 91 %
Nkoma
Functional Sources 121
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 BusiribaRural32,27930,66595%57%--433982453479325448------11-1111--No
 2 BwiziRural33,11218,99957%70%--168242420443-322-22------------No
 3 NkomaRural23,32422,15895%91%--831148553451469312------11-115--No
 4 BihangaRural16,55615,26992%100%--1-136-3614-1415-15------------No
 5 KabambiroRural17,90917,01495%98%--2823052-5211-116-6------------No
 6 KamwengeRural25,30224,03795%81%--48176523123510212347------978105---No
 7 Kamwenge TCUrban22,283NWSCNWSC-95%-30-3012-1235810111------1394143509--Yes
 8 BiguliRural39,35936,45893%100%--1511621-211-119-19------177-17761-10No
 9 KahungeRural41,85839,76595%95%--2122342143751213316------2023205---No
 10 Rwamwanja R/SRural46,12700%---------------------------No
Total 298,077225,5177686950209722813017237388151031011511600000063415649581010No
KITAGWENDA                               
 1 KanaraRural15,72314,93795%71%--1151631839123347------------No
 2 NtaraRural33,00731,35795%83%--3684492161084-48513------14216---No
 3 BuhandaRural27,59326,21395%86%--57197635540---8-8------58159---No
 4 NyabbaniRural25,30218,88475%91%--271282733081913114------8210---No
 5 MahyoroRural33,52828,28484%92%--9-9762782-214-14------9716---No
 6 KichecheRural30,30028,78595%79%--4510558192-2617------18854242---No
Total 165,437148,45090840018643229271353062632952116300000028066346500No
District 463,514373,9678185950395115510572107679114181321532617900000091481995586010No

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/Unknown66004200060
Total19151309010150

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