Iganga District

by November 23, 2017

The access rates in Iganga vary from 50 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,315 domestic water points which serve a total of 387,477 people – 320,352 in rural areas. 76 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

94%

Equity

74

Management

97%

Gender

85%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Busembatia TC 2,316
Busembatia TC
Population 2,316
BYN Buyanga 507
Buyanga
Population 507
IBL Ibulanku 447
Ibulanku
Population 447
CDV Central DIV 8,445
Central DIV
Population 8,445
IGM Igombe 446
Igombe
Population 446
MKT Makuutu 443
Makuutu
Population 443
NML Namalemba 366
Namalemba
Population 366
NDV Northern DIV 7,414
Northern DIV
Population 7,414
BLM Bulamogi 591
Bulamogi
Population 591
NBT Nabitende 341
Nabitende
Population 341
NKL Nakalama 740
Nakalama
Population 740
NKG Nakigo 651
Nakigo
Population 651
NMB Nambale 442
Nambale
Population 442
NMN Namungalwe 478
Namungalwe
Population 478
NWN Nawandala 358
Nawandala
Population 358
NWI Nawanyingi 524
Nawanyingi
Population 524

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 70 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 92 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,470
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,399
BYN Buyanga 50 %
Buyanga
Population Served 27,839
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 64 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 23,906
IGM Igombe 93 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,300
MKT Makuutu 62 %
Makuutu
Population Served 18,718
NBT Nabitende 67 %
Nabitende
Population Served 20,724
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 74 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,662
NKL Nakalama 57 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,109
NMB Nambale 52 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,384
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 23,838
NMN Namungalwe 74 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 29,824
NWI Nawanyingi 57 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,024
NWN Nawandala 72 %
Nawandala
Population Served 24,548

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 94 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BLM Bulamogi 81 %
Bulamogi
Functional Sources 96
BTC Busembatia TC 100 %
Busembatia TC
Functional Sources 113
BYN Buyanga 96 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 96
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 99 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 83
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 58
MKT Makuutu 93 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 65
NBT Nabitende 94 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 72
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 89 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 99
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 103
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 101
NML Namalemba 99 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 102
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 107
NWI Nawanyingi 87 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 52
NWN Nawandala 91 %
Nawandala
Functional Sources 92

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
BUGWERI                               
 1 NamalembaRural25,09523,84095%99%--6-635-3556-56112------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural55,24927,83950%96%--1-126-2666-66347------------No
 3 IgombeRural18,61917,30093%95%--10-1020-2028331---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural30,35618,71862%93%--131146-645247123------------No
 5 IbulankuRural37,64223,90664%99%--10-1019-19531541-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban13,05312,40095%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
Total 180,014124,00469971000401411060106254626067130000001110111753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural32,07730,47395%81%--15-1531144550454-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural30,86220,72467%94%--12-1210-1048351224------------No
 3 NawandalaRural34,20224,54872%91%--31334911048149448------------No
 4 NamungalweRural40,57629,82474%97%--20-2022224611624-4------------No
 5 NakigoRural42,90431,66274%89%--9-94375045449112------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural50,99926,38452%99%--1-181978-7814-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural50,69529,10957%98%--18-183013154-54112------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural27,92816,02457%87%--8-81742124327314------------No
Total 310,243208,74867920011431171703020040816424291342000000101000No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban27,118NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban33,190NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 60,30854,72591000000000000000000000000000No
District 550,565387,47770941000154415827630306662226843520550000001120112753512No

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 GFS10000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS21001000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Total41000001000

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