Butaleja District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 47 % in Busolwe TC Sub-County to 77 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 573 domestic water points which serve a total of 168,161 people – 146,555 in rural areas. 58 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

62%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

54

Management

95%

Gender

87%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KCH Kachonga 593
Kachonga
Population 593
MZM Mazimasa 941
Mazimasa
Population 941
NWN Nawanjofu 268
Nawanjofu
Population 268
BDM Budumba 297
Budumba
Population 297
BTC Busolwe TC 1,090
Busolwe TC
Population 1,090
BSB Busaba 341
Busaba
Population 341
BSI Busabi 313
Busabi
Population 313
BTL Butaleja 400
Butaleja
Population 400
BTX Butaleja TC 417
Butaleja TC
Population 417
HMT Himutu 372
Himutu
Population 372
NWY Naweyo 651
Naweyo
Population 651
BSL Busolwe 493
Busolwe
Population 493

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 62 %
Rural Access 63 %
Urban Access 54 %

BDM Budumba 71 %
Budumba
Population Served 17,600
BSB Busaba 62 %
Busaba
Population Served 16,913
BSI Busabi 67 %
Busabi
Population Served 13,400
BSL Busolwe 77 %
Busolwe
Population Served 12,636
BTC Busolwe TC 47 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 8,700
BTL Butaleja 50 %
Butaleja
Population Served 8,706
BTX Butaleja TC 60 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 12,906
HMT Himutu 66 %
Himutu
Population Served 10,800
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 48 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 17,600
NWN Nawanjofu 60 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 12,900
NWY Naweyo 73 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,000

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 62
BSI Busabi 93 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 42
BSL Busolwe 92 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 35
BTC Busolwe TC 93 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 27
BTL Butaleja 100 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 30
BTX Butaleja TC 86 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 38
HMT Himutu 92 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 33
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 51
MZM Mazimasa 81 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 48
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 43
NWY Naweyo 88 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 53

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 BusabiRural19,93713,40067%93%--1-1---41344---------------No
 2 BusabaRural27,49716,91362%89%---113-34665213-13-------11---No
 3 HimutuRural16,40310,80066%92%-----1-132335---------------No
 4 ButalejaRural17,5108,70650%100%--------29-291-1------------No
 5 NaweyoRural24,58918,00073%88%-----1031343447---------------No
 6 NawanjofuRural21,58712,90060%100%-----1-142-42---------------No
 7 BudumbaRural24,72517,60071%90%--1-1911043548---------------No
 8 Busolwe TCUrban18,5398,70047%-93%----1-126228---------------No
 9 BusolweRural16,40612,63677%92%--------35338------------291612No
 10 Butaleja TCUrban21,63012,90660%-86%----2-2356411-1------------No
 11 MazimasaRural36,30117,60048%81%--1-1---471158---------------No
 12 KachongaRural27,341NWSCNWSC85%-----551046450---------------Yes
Total 272,465168,1626290890314329414654751215015000000011291612No
District 272,439168,1616290890314329414654751215015000000011291612No

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
Total22000000010

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