Iganga District

by June 17, 2018

The access rates in Iganga vary from 50 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,320 domestic water points which serve a total of 389,379 people – 322,050 in rural areas. 77 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

75

Management

98%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Busembatia TC 2,354
Busembatia TC
Population 2,354
BYN Buyanga 515
Buyanga
Population 515
IBL Ibulanku 454
Ibulanku
Population 454
CDV Central DIV 8,584
Central DIV
Population 8,584
IGM Igombe 453
Igombe
Population 453
MKT Makuutu 450
Makuutu
Population 450
NML Namalemba 372
Namalemba
Population 372
NDV Northern DIV 7,536
Northern DIV
Population 7,536
BLM Bulamogi 600
Bulamogi
Population 600
NBT Nabitende 347
Nabitende
Population 347
NKL Nakalama 752
Nakalama
Population 752
NKG Nakigo 661
Nakigo
Population 661
NMB Nambale 449
Nambale
Population 449
NMN Namungalwe 486
Namungalwe
Population 486
NWN Nawandala 364
Nawandala
Population 364
NWI Nawanyingi 533
Nawanyingi
Population 533

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 66 %
Urban Access 90 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,972
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,604
BYN Buyanga 50 %
Buyanga
Population Served 27,845
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 62 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 23,906
IGM Igombe 91 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,300
MKT Makuutu 61 %
Makuutu
Population Served 18,718
NBT Nabitende 67 %
Nabitende
Population Served 20,874
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 73 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,662
NKL Nakalama 57 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,384
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,231
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 30,124
NWI Nawanyingi 56 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,024
NWN Nawandala 71 %
Nawandala
Population Served 24,698

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 70 %
Rural Access 66 %
Urban Access 90 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,972
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 12,604
BYN Buyanga 50 %
Buyanga
Population Served 27,845
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 62 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 23,906
IGM Igombe 91 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,300
MKT Makuutu 61 %
Makuutu
Population Served 18,718
NBT Nabitende 67 %
Nabitende
Population Served 20,874
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 73 %
Nakigo
Population Served 31,662
NKL Nakalama 57 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,309
NMB Nambale 51 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,384
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,231
NMN Namungalwe 73 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 30,124
NWI Nawanyingi 56 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 16,024
NWN Nawandala 71 %
Nawandala
Population Served 24,698

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 92 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 93
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 96 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 81
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 58
MKT Makuutu 93 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 65
NBT Nabitende 92 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 72
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 95 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 106
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 104
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 101
NML Namalemba 99 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 102
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 108
NWI Nawanyingi 87 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 52
NWN Nawandala 90 %
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 NamalembaRural25,50824,23395%99%--6-635-3556-56112------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural56,15827,84550%92%---1126-2665166268------------No
 3 IgombeRural18,92517,30091%95%--10-1020-2028331---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural30,85618,71861%93%--131146-645247123------------No
 5 IbulankuRural38,26123,90662%96%--911019-19522541-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban13,26812,60595%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
Total 182,960124,60268951000383411060106252826059140000001110111753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural32,60430,97495%81%--15-1531144550454-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural31,37020,87467%92%--12-1210-1047451224------1-18-1No
 3 NawandalaRural34,76424,69871%90%--31334911048149358------1-14-2No
 4 NamungalweRural41,24430,12473%97%--20-202412561162314------------No
 5 NakigoRural43,61031,66273%95%--9-94735048149112------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural51,83826,38451%99%--1-181978-7814-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural51,52929,30957%98%--19-1931-3154-54-22------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural28,38716,02456%87%--8-81742124327314------------No
Total 315,323210,047679300115311817724201410144242616420000003031203No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban27,565NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban33,736NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 61,29554,72589000000000000000000000000000No
District 559,578389,37470941000153615928324307662226843125560000001140114765515No

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
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200010
Total63000201010

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