Butaleja District

by March 29, 2017

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 35 % in Naweyo Sub-County to 95 % in Kachonga Sub-County. Butaleja has 559 domestic water points which serve a total of 163,352 people – 144,146 in rural areas. 57 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

61%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

116

Management

95%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KCH Kachonga 587
Kachonga
Population 587
MZM Mazimasa 930
Mazimasa
Population 930
NWN Nawanjofu 265
Nawanjofu
Population 265
BDM Budumba 294
Budumba
Population 294
BTC Busolwe TC 1,078
Busolwe TC
Population 1,078
BSB Busaba 338
Busaba
Population 338
BSI Busabi 310
Busabi
Population 310
BTL Butaleja 396
Butaleja
Population 396
BTX Butaleja TC 413
Butaleja TC
Population 413
HMT Himutu 368
Himutu
Population 368
NWY Naweyo 644
Naweyo
Population 644
BSL Busolwe 488
Busolwe
Population 488

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 61 %
Rural Access 63 %
Urban Access 48 %

BDM Budumba 77 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,800
BSB Busaba 62 %
Busaba
Population Served 16,913
BSI Busabi 56 %
Busabi
Population Served 11,100
BSL Busolwe 83 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,536
BTC Busolwe TC 38 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 6,900
BTL Butaleja 64 %
Butaleja
Population Served 11,106
BTX Butaleja TC 58 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 12,306
HMT Himutu 52 %
Himutu
Population Served 8,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 49 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 17,600
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 12,600
NWY Naweyo 35 %
Naweyo
Population Served 8,400

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 88 %

BDM Budumba 89 %
Budumba
Functional Sources 56
BSB Busaba 89 %
Busaba
Functional Sources 62
BSI Busabi 95 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 35
BSL Busolwe 93 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 38
BTC Busolwe TC 91 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 21
BTL Butaleja 100 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 38
BTX Butaleja TC 86 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 36
HMT Himutu 93 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 26
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 73
MZM Mazimasa 81 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 48
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 42
NWY Naweyo 96 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 27

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 BusabiRural19,71911,10056%95%--------35237---------------No
 2 BusabaRural27,19616,91362%89%---113-34665213-13-------11---No
 3 HimutuRural16,2248,40052%93%-----1-125227---------------No
 4 ButalejaRural17,31911,10664%100%-----1-136-361-1------------No
 5 NaweyoRural24,3208,40035%96%-----2-225126---------------No
 6 NawanjofuRural21,35112,60059%100%-----1-141-41---------------No
 7 BudumbaRural24,45518,80077%89%--1-1911046652---------------No
 8 Busolwe TCUrban18,3376,90038%-91%----1-120222---------------No
 9 BusolweRural16,22713,53683%93%--------38341------------291612No
 10 Butaleja TCUrban21,39412,30658%-86%----1-1346401-1------------No
 11 MazimasaRural35,90517,60049%81%--1-1---471158---------------No
 12 KachongaRural27,043NWSCNWSC83%-----1382160767---------------Yes
Total 269,490163,3526190880213329414534649915015000000011291612No
District 269,490163,3526190880213329414534649915015000000011291612No

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