Kabale District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Kabale vary from 64 % in Ryakarimira Sub-County to 95 % in Buhara Sub-County. Kabale has 1,923 domestic water points which serve a total of 212,611 people – 161,845 in rural areas. 264 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kabale has 24 piped schemes.

Access

88%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

714

Management

96%

Gender

80%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Katuna TC 1,602
Katuna TC
Population 1,602
CDV Central DIV 2,335
Central DIV
Population 2,335
KHR Kaharo 317
Kaharo
Population 317
KHR Kaharo 317
Kaharo
Population 317
MZB Maziba 233
Maziba
Population 233
NDV Northern DIV 1,533
Northern DIV
Population 1,533
SDV Southern DIV 1,558
Southern DIV
Population 1,558
KTM Kitumba 441
Kitumba
Population 441
BTN Butanda 390
Butanda
Population 390
RBY Rubaya 250
Rubaya
Population 250
BHR Buhara 339
Buhara
Population 339
KMG Kamuganguzi 386
Kamuganguzi
Population 386
KYN Kyanamira 335
Kyanamira
Population 335
Ryakarimira Unknown
Ryakarimira
Population 0

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 88 %
Rural Access 91 %
Urban Access 82 %

BHR Buhara 95 %
Buhara
Population Served 25,188
BTN Butanda 67 %
Butanda
Population Served 12,665
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KHR Kaharo 95 %
Kaharo
Population Served 19,251
KHR Kaharo 95 %
Kaharo
Population Served 19,251
KMG Kamuganguzi 95 %
Kamuganguzi
Population Served 20,495
KTC Katuna TC 93 %
Katuna TC
Population Served 9,768
KTM Kitumba 95 %
Kitumba
Population Served 18,771
KYN Kyanamira 95 %
Kyanamira
Population Served 19,730
MZB Maziba 95 %
Maziba
Population Served 20,878
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
RBY Rubaya 95 %
Rubaya
Population Served 20,112
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern DIV
Population Served NWSC
Ryakarimira 64 %
Ryakarimira
Population Served 4,750

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 74 %

BHR Buhara 97 %
Buhara
Functional Sources 344
BTN Butanda 97 %
Butanda
Functional Sources 68
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KHR Kaharo 89 %
Kaharo
Functional Sources 187
KHR Kaharo 89 %
Kaharo
Functional Sources 187
KMG Kamuganguzi 78 %
Kamuganguzi
Functional Sources 141
KTC Katuna TC 69 %
Katuna TC
Functional Sources 42
KTM Kitumba 71 %
Kitumba
Functional Sources 100
KYN Kyanamira 91 %
Kyanamira
Functional Sources 267
MZB Maziba 88 %
Maziba
Functional Sources 319
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources 3
RBY Rubaya 77 %
Rubaya
Functional Sources 165
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern DIV
Functional Sources 8
Ryakarimira 57 %
Ryakarimira
Functional Sources 17

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
KABALE M.C                               
 1 Southern DIVUrban21,676NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------7-7---Yes
 2 Northern DIVUrban13,005NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------2-2---Yes
 3 Central DIVUrban16,635NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 51,31640,9988001000202000000000000000909000No
NDORWA                               
 1 RyakarimiraRural7,4604,75064%57%--325---------------141125---No
 2 BuharaRural26,51525,18995%97%--93-933-323555358------1915196---No
 3 MazibaRural21,97820,87995%88%--9022112---4-457-57------16821189115126No
 4 KitumbaRural19,76018,77295%71%-100%3910491-1213239321-1---352156---No
 5 KamuganguziRural21,57520,49695%78%--32335----1129938------8026106---No
 6 RubayaRural21,17220,11395%77%--461965---2-213215------10427131---No
 7 KaharoRural20,26419,25195%89%--79685---1-19110------9815113---No
 8 Katuna TCUrban10,4859,76893%-69%-19221------3-3------201737---No
 9 ButandaRural18,95412,66567%97%--51152------3-3------14115---No
 10 KyanamiraRural20,76819,73095%91%--831295---2-22-2------1801519515-1No
Total 188,931171,6139187691005347761140413518194242181010009031581,061130127No
District 240,247212,6118887741005367761340413518194242181010009121581,070130127No

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
Unknown/Not GFS240000001000
Surface Water Based/GFS371831401720030
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000000000
Total621931401721030

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