Butaleja District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 48 % in Mazimasa Sub-County to 77 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 588 domestic water points which serve a total of 172,661 people – 150,155 in rural areas. 58 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

63%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

51

Management

95%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KCH Kachonga 620
Kachonga
Population 620
MZM Mazimasa 960
Mazimasa
Population 960
NWN Nawanjofu 276
Nawanjofu
Population 276
BDM Budumba 312
Budumba
Population 312
BTC Busolwe TC 903
Busolwe TC
Population 903
BSB Busaba 346
Busaba
Population 346
BSI Busabi 323
Busabi
Population 323
BTL Butaleja 410
Butaleja
Population 410
BTX Butaleja TC 424
Butaleja TC
Population 424
HMT Himutu 376
Himutu
Population 376
NWY Naweyo 648
Naweyo
Population 648
BSL Busolwe 504
Busolwe
Population 504

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 63 %
Rural Access 63 %
Urban Access 60 %

BDM Budumba 68 %
Budumba
Population Served 17,600
BSB Busaba 64 %
Busaba
Population Served 17,813
BSI Busabi 65 %
Busabi
Population Served 13,400
BSL Busolwe 77 %
Busolwe
Population Served 12,936
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,000
BTL Butaleja 52 %
Butaleja
Population Served 9,306
BTX Butaleja TC 61 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 13,506
HMT Himutu 67 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,100
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 48 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 17,900
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,200
NWY Naweyo 75 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,300

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 90 %
Urban Functionality 89 %

BDM Budumba 90 %
Budumba
Functional Sources 53
BSB Busaba 89 %
Busaba
Functional Sources 65
BSI Busabi 93 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 42
BSL Busolwe 92 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 36
BTC Busolwe TC 93 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 28
BTL Butaleja 100 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 32
BTX Butaleja TC 87 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 40
HMT Himutu 92 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 34
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 53
MZM Mazimasa 82 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 49
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 44
NWY Naweyo 89 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 54

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
BUNYOLE                               
 1 BusabiRural20,57613,40065%93%--1-1---41344---------------No
 2 BusabaRural27,84417,81364%89%---113-34965513-13-------11---No
 3 HimutuRural16,58411,10067%92%-----1-133336---------------No
 4 ButalejaRural17,9149,30652%100%--------31-311-1------------No
 5 NaweyoRural24,46618,30075%89%-----1031344448---------------No
 6 NawanjofuRural22,21413,20059%100%-----1-143-43---------------No
 7 BudumbaRural26,00217,60068%90%--1-1911043548---------------No
 8 Busolwe TCUrban15,3559,00059%-93%----1-127229---------------No
 9 BusolweRural16,78812,93677%92%--------36339------------291612No
 10 Butaleja TCUrban22,00913,50661%-87%----2-2376431-1------------No
 11 MazimasaRural37,05717,90048%82%--1-1---481159---------------No
 12 KachongaRural28,561NWSCNWSC85%-----551048452------------16--Yes
Total 275,370172,6616390890314329414804752715015000000011307612No
District 275,370172,6616390890314329414804752715015000000011307612No

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/GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS11001000010
Groundwater based/Unknown11000100010
Total33000100020

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