Butaleja District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 33 % in Naweyo Sub-County to 95 % in Kachonga Sub-County. Butaleja has 550 domestic water points which serve a total of 160,562 people – 141,356 in rural areas. 58 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

60%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

149

Management

95%

Gender

85%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KCH Kachonga 585
Kachonga
Population 585
MZM Mazimasa 927
Mazimasa
Population 927
NWN Nawanjofu 264
Nawanjofu
Population 264
BDM Budumba 293
Budumba
Population 293
BTC Busolwe TC 1,074
Busolwe TC
Population 1,074
BSB Busaba 337
Busaba
Population 337
BSI Busabi 309
Busabi
Population 309
BTL Butaleja 395
Butaleja
Population 395
BTX Butaleja TC 411
Butaleja TC
Population 411
HMT Himutu 367
Himutu
Population 367
NWY Naweyo 641
Naweyo
Population 641
BSL Busolwe 486
Busolwe
Population 486

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 60 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 49 %

BDM Budumba 76 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,500
BSB Busaba 60 %
Busaba
Population Served 16,313
BSI Busabi 56 %
Busabi
Population Served 11,100
BSL Busolwe 84 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,536
BTC Busolwe TC 36 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 6,600
BTL Butaleja 75 %
Butaleja
Population Served 12,906
BTX Butaleja TC 59 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 12,606
HMT Himutu 37 %
Himutu
Population Served 6,000
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 48 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 17,000
NWN Nawanjofu 58 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 12,300
NWY Naweyo 33 %
Naweyo
Population Served 8,100

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 89 %
Urban Functionality 91 %

BDM Budumba 90 %
Budumba
Functional Sources 56
BSB Busaba 91 %
Busaba
Functional Sources 62
BSI Busabi 92 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 34
BSL Busolwe 93 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 38
BTC Busolwe TC 95 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 21
BTL Butaleja 84 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 37
BTX Butaleja TC 88 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 38
HMT Himutu 90 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 18
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 72
MZM Mazimasa 88 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 50
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 41
NWY Naweyo 93 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 25

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 BusabiRural19,65111,10056%92%--------34337---------------No
 2 BusabaRural27,10316,31360%91%--1-13-34555013-13-------11---No
 3 HimutuRural16,1686,00037%90%-----1-117219---------------No
 4 ButalejaRural17,25912,90675%84%-----1-1357421-1------------No
 5 NaweyoRural24,2378,10033%93%-----1-124226---------------No
 6 NawanjofuRural21,27812,30058%100%-----1-140-40---------------No
 7 BudumbaRural24,37118,50076%90%--1-110-1045651---------------No
 8 Busolwe TCUrban18,2746,60036%-95%----1-120121---------------No
 9 BusolweRural16,17113,53684%93%--------38341------------291612No
 10 Butaleja TCUrban21,32012,60659%-88%----1-1365411-1------------No
 11 MazimasaRural35,78117,00048%88%--1-1---49756---------------No
 12 KachongaRural26,950NWSCNWSC82%-----1382159867---------------Yes
Total 268,563160,5626089910303328404424949115015000000011291612No
District 268,563160,5626089910303328404424949115015000000011291612No

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