Jinja District

by June 22, 2017

The access rates in Jinja vary from 24 % in Kakira TC Sub-County to 95 % in Busedde Sub-County. Jinja has 1,204 domestic water points which serve a total of 324,312 people – 240,232 in rural areas. 188 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Jinja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

66%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

183

Management

82%

Gender

86%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV 6,212
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population 6,212
BTC Bugembe TC 9,441
Bugembe TC
Population 9,441
BSD Busedde 425
Busedde
Population 425
JTC Jinja Central DIV 2,979
Jinja Central DIV
Population 2,979
KTL Kakira TC 325
Kakira TC
Population 325
BDN Budondo 610
Budondo
Population 610
BTG Butagaya 492
Butagaya
Population 492
MFB Mafubira 1,532
Mafubira
Population 1,532
BWN Buwenge 472
Buwenge
Population 472
BTL Buwenge TC 3,924
Buwenge TC
Population 3,924
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV 1,499
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population 1,499
BYN Buyengo 435
Buyengo
Population 435

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 66 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 48 %

BDN Budondo 95 %
Budondo
Population Served 51,164
BSD Busedde 95 %
Busedde
Population Served 35,874
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Population Served NWSC
BTG Butagaya 95 %
Butagaya
Population Served 52,538
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
BWN Buwenge 95 %
Buwenge
Population Served 46,624
BYN Buyengo 95 %
Buyengo
Population Served 32,322
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kakira TC 24 %
Kakira TC
Population Served 8,200
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population Served NWSC
MFB Mafubira 26 %
Mafubira
Population Served 21,700

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 75 %

BDN Budondo 82 %
Budondo
Functional Sources 180
BSD Busedde 89 %
Busedde
Functional Sources 152
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Functional Sources 8
BTG Butagaya 79 %
Butagaya
Functional Sources 209
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Functional Sources 4
BWN Buwenge 88 %
Buwenge
Functional Sources 216
BYN Buyengo 86 %
Buyengo
Functional Sources 160
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KTL Kakira TC 70 %
Kakira TC
Functional Sources 21
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
MFB Mafubira 87 %
Mafubira
Functional Sources 66

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
BUTEMBE                               
 1 MafubiraRural82,41321,70026%87%--101111431742648---------------No
 2 Kakira TCUrban34,2828,20024%-70%-8-85388614---------------No
 3 BuseddeRural37,76435,87695%89%--87-872573237845336------------No
 4 Bugembe TCUrban43,165NWSCNWSC-80%-1-11125161-1------------Yes
Total 197,62468,382358973010611074514599221113437000000000000No
JINJA M.C                               
 1 Jinja Central DIVUrban22,403NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIVUrban23,466NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Masese/Walukuba DIVUrban30,314NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 76,18372,374950000000000000000000000002,997999999No
KAGOMA                               
 1 Buwenge TCUrban23,058NWSCNWSC-100%-3-31-1------------------Yes
 2 BuyengoRural34,02432,32395%86%--63164392059473509211------2-2---No
 3 BudondoRural53,85951,16695%82%--47-47573188665718311------2-2---No
 4 ButagayaRural55,30652,54195%79%--71-7173381115711688614------------No
 5 BuwengeRural49,08046,62695%88%--5815981201016567110212------2-28701355No
Total 215,327183,556858410002422244251109360235252603513480000006068701355No
District 489,134324,31266857503483351296123419327463733916550000006063,8671,0121,054No

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
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS22000101000
Unknown/Not GFS10000001000
Total43000103000

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