Koboko District

by May 26, 2017

The access rates in Koboko vary from 51 % in Koboko TC Sub-County to 95 % in Ludara Sub-County. Koboko has 676 domestic water points which serve a total of 169,804 people – 148,450 in rural areas. 70 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Koboko has 1 piped schemes.

Access

74%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

41

Management

64%

Gender

72%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
DRN Dranya 350
Dranya
Population 350
LDR Ludara 132
Ludara
Population 132
ABK Abuku 329
Abuku
Population 329
KTC Koboko TC 4,992
Koboko TC
Population 4,992
KLB Kuluba 195
Kuluba
Population 195
LBL Lobule 429
Lobule
Population 429
MDA Midia 580
Midia
Population 580

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 74 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 51 %

ABK Abuku 95 %
Abuku
Population Served 15,305
DRN Dranya 95 %
Dranya
Population Served 16,023
KLB Kuluba 64 %
Kuluba
Population Served 28,930
KTC Koboko TC 51 %
Koboko TC
Population Served 21,354
LBL Lobule 70 %
Lobule
Population Served 26,300
LDR Ludara 95 %
Ludara
Population Served 33,536
MDA Midia 75 %
Midia
Population Served 28,350

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 89 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

ABK Abuku 98 %
Abuku
Functional Sources 57
DRN Dranya 94 %
Dranya
Functional Sources 64
KLB Kuluba 79 %
Kuluba
Functional Sources 92
KTC Koboko TC 92 %
Koboko TC
Functional Sources 70
LBL Lobule 88 %
Lobule
Functional Sources 97
LDR Ludara 93 %
Ludara
Functional Sources 120
MDA Midia 89 %
Midia
Functional Sources 106

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
KOBOKO                               
 1 LobuleRural37,38426,30070%88%--328401021239140---------16218---No
 2 LudaraRural35,30533,54095%93%--3744128432531542-2------------No
 3 KulubaRural45,28828,93064%79%--377441752237845145------------No
 4 DranyaRural16,86716,02495%94%--2422671833134---------------No
 5 MidiaRural38,03128,35075%89%--6577262834438---------1-1---No
 6 AbukuRural16,11215,30695%98%--81910-1037-372-2------------No
 7 Koboko TCUrban41,96621,35451%-92%-164204-4302324-4------16-1619895No
Total 230,953169,8047489920219332528214962631728094130000003323519895No
District 230,953169,8047489920219332528214962631728094130000003323519895No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS11001000010
Surface Water Based/GFS22000100000
Total33000100010

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