Bukedea District

by May 26, 2018

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 52 % in Malera Sub-County to 86 % in Bukedea Sub-County. Bukedea has 627 domestic water points which serve a total of 160,494 people – 152,594 in rural areas. 55 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

68%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

61

Management

98%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 276
Bukedea
Population 276
BTC Bukedea TC 357
Bukedea TC
Population 357
KDN Kidongole 346
Kidongole
Population 346
KLR Kolir 145
Kolir
Population 145
KCH Kachumbala 414
Kachumbala
Population 414
MLR Malera 149
Malera
Population 149

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 68 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 63 %

BKD Bukedea 86 %
Bukedea
Population Served 30,454
BTC Bukedea TC 63 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 65 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 41,542
KDN Kidongole 63 %
Kidongole
Population Served 20,550
KLR Kolir 86 %
Kolir
Population Served 32,530
MLR Malera 52 %
Malera
Population Served 27,518

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 68 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 63 %

BKD Bukedea 86 %
Bukedea
Population Served 30,454
BTC Bukedea TC 63 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 65 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 41,542
KDN Kidongole 63 %
Kidongole
Population Served 20,550
KLR Kolir 86 %
Kolir
Population Served 32,530
MLR Malera 52 %
Malera
Population Served 27,518

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 91 %
Urban Functionality 94 %

BKD Bukedea 86 %
Bukedea
Functional Sources 99
BTC Bukedea TC 94 %
Bukedea TC
Functional Sources 33
KCH Kachumbala 97 %
Kachumbala
Functional Sources 170
KDN Kidongole 96 %
Kidongole
Functional Sources 82
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Functional Sources 99
MLR Malera 91 %
Malera
Functional Sources 89

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
Bukedea                               
 1 KidongoleRural32,53120,55063%96%--48-481131422-22---------1-16-5No
 2 KolirRural37,79832,53086%83%--1611735124745550325-11---------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban12,5997,90063%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 MaleraRural53,08327,51852%91%--10-101852360262123------------No
 5 BukedeaRural35,21630,45486%86%--427492653130333112-11------116714No
 6 KachumbalaRural64,34041,54265%97%--8818924-2452355617---------228--No
Total 235,545160,49468919402111022112125146216142301161702200013013350719No
District 235,545160,49468919402111022112125146216142301161702200013013350719No

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 GFS33002000130
Unknown/Not GFS30001000000
Total63000000130

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