Bukedea District

by October 18, 2018

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 52 % in Malera Sub-County to 86 % in Kolir Sub-County. Bukedea has 635 domestic water points which serve a total of 162,794 people – 154,894 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

60

Management

98%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 279
Bukedea
Population 279
BTC Bukedea TC 362
Bukedea TC
Population 362
KDN Kidongole 351
Kidongole
Population 351
KLR Kolir 147
Kolir
Population 147
KCH Kachumbala 420
Kachumbala
Population 420
MLR Malera 151
Malera
Population 151

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 69 %
Urban Access 62 %

BKD Bukedea 85 %
Bukedea
Population Served 30,454
BTC Bukedea TC 62 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 65 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 42,342
KDN Kidongole 63 %
Kidongole
Population Served 20,850
KLR Kolir 86 %
Kolir
Population Served 33,130
MLR Malera 52 %
Malera
Population Served 28,118

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 69 %
Urban Access 62 %

BKD Bukedea 85 %
Bukedea
Population Served 30,454
BTC Bukedea TC 62 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 65 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 42,342
KDN Kidongole 63 %
Kidongole
Population Served 20,850
KLR Kolir 86 %
Kolir
Population Served 33,130
MLR Malera 52 %
Malera
Population Served 28,118

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 173
KDN Kidongole 97 %
Kidongole
Functional Sources 83
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Functional Sources 101
MLR Malera 91 %
Malera
Functional Sources 91

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 KidongoleRural32,98320,85063%97%--48-481131423-23---------1-16-5No
 2 KolirRural38,32333,13086%83%--1611735124747552325-11---------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban12,7747,90062%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 MaleraRural53,82028,11852%91%--10-101852362264123------------No
 5 BukedeaRural35,70530,45485%86%--427492653130333112-11------116714No
 6 KachumbalaRural65,23342,34265%97%--8919024-2454357617---------228--No
Total 238,816162,79468919402121022212125146223142371161702200013013350719No
District 238,816162,79468919402121022212125146223142371161702200013013350719No

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