Iganga District

by February 26, 2017

The access rates in Iganga vary from 49 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Iganga has 1,306 domestic water points which serve a total of 388,936 people – 319,488 in rural areas. 90 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

83

Management

96%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Busembatia TC 2,750
Busembatia TC
Population 2,750
BYN Buyanga 507
Buyanga
Population 507
IBL Ibulanku 436
Ibulanku
Population 436
CDV Central DIV 8,305
Central DIV
Population 8,305
IGM Igombe 442
Igombe
Population 442
MKT Makuutu 438
Makuutu
Population 438
NML Namalemba 370
Namalemba
Population 370
NDV Northern DIV 6,894
Northern DIV
Population 6,894
BLM Bulamogi 594
Bulamogi
Population 594
NBT Nabitende 335
Nabitende
Population 335
NKL Nakalama 708
Nakalama
Population 708
NKG Nakigo 623
Nakigo
Population 623
NMB Nambale 438
Nambale
Population 438
NMN Namungalwe 473
Namungalwe
Population 473
NWN Nawandala 352
Nawandala
Population 352
NWI Nawanyingi 530
Nawanyingi
Population 530

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 72 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 95 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 30,620
BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 14,722
BYN Buyanga 49 %
Buyanga
Population Served 26,939
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
IBL Ibulanku 63 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 23,306
IGM Igombe 92 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,000
MKT Makuutu 58 %
Makuutu
Population Served 17,518
NBT Nabitende 68 %
Nabitende
Population Served 20,424
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 89 %
Nakigo
Population Served 36,362
NKL Nakalama 59 %
Nakalama
Population Served 28,509
NMB Nambale 52 %
Nambale
Population Served 26,084
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 24,124
NMN Namungalwe 74 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 29,524
NWI Nawanyingi 55 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 15,424
NWN Nawandala 70 %
Nawandala
Population Served 23,648

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 93 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BLM Bulamogi 81 %
Bulamogi
Functional Sources 94
BTC Busembatia TC 100 %
Busembatia TC
Functional Sources 106
BYN Buyanga 96 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 93
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
IBL Ibulanku 99 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 81
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 57
MKT Makuutu 88 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 58
NBT Nabitende 93 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 71
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 85 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 108
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 101
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 100
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 102
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 106
NWI Nawanyingi 86 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 50
NWN Nawandala 91 %
Nawandala
Functional Sources 89

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 NamalembaRural25,39624,12695%95%--6-632133584622-2------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural55,21426,93949%96%--1-126-2663-63347------------No
 3 IgombeRural18,44517,00092%95%--10-1020-2027330---------------No
 4 MakuutuRural30,06217,51858%88%--1221441542244-33------------No
 5 IbulankuRural36,74023,30663%99%--10-1019-19511521-1------------No
 6 Busembatia TCUrban15,49814,72395%-100%-------------------106-106---No
Total 181,355123,612689510003924110121032411025167130000001100110753512No
KIGULU                               
 1 BulamogiRural32,23530,62395%81%--15-1531144548452-44------------No
 2 NabitendeRural30,25320,42468%93%--12-1210-1047350224------------No
 3 NawandalaRural33,61723,64870%91%--31334911045146448------------No
 4 NamungalweRural40,16329,52474%97%--20-2022224601614-4------------No
 5 NakigoRural41,06436,36289%85%--10-1044125653558-22------1-1---No
 6 NambaleRural50,59926,08452%99%--1-181977-7714-14------------No
 7 NakalamaRural48,47228,50959%98%--18-182913053-53112------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural28,22615,42455%86%--8-81742122325314------------No
Total 304,629210,59969910011531181703520540517422281442000000101000No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban25,215NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban32,638NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 57,85354,72595000000000000000000000000000No
District 543,837388,93672931000154515927137308646276733421550000001110111753512No

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