Mbale District

by October 18, 2018

The access rates in Mbale vary from 26 % in Nakaloke Sub-County to 95 % in Wanale Sub-County. Mbale has 1,524 domestic water points which serve a total of 385,945 people – 268,316 in rural areas. 204 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Mbale has 6 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

132

Management

90%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKN Bukonde 1,575
Bukonde
Population 1,575
NYN Nyondo 561
Nyondo
Population 561
BFM Bufumbo 2,540
Bufumbo
Population 2,540
BMB Bumbobi 757
Bumbobi
Population 757
BKS Bukasakya 1,767
Bukasakya
Population 1,767
BKH Bukhiende 618
Bukhiende
Population 618
BNG Bungokho 665
Bungokho
Population 665
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 1,561
Bungokho Mutoto
Population 1,561
WNL Wanale 926
Wanale
Population 926
BSU Busiu 506
Busiu
Population 506
NKL Nakaloke 578
Nakaloke
Population 578
NTC Nakaloke TC 2,227
Nakaloke TC
Population 2,227
IDV Industrial DIV 4,620
Industrial DIV
Population 4,620
WDV Wanale DIV 2,373
Wanale DIV
Population 2,373
LWS Lwasso 1,160
Lwasso
Population 1,160
NDV Northern DIV 5,939
Northern DIV
Population 5,939
BBY Bubyangu 780
Bubyangu
Population 780
BDW Budwale 794
Budwale
Population 794
BSN Busano 649
Busano
Population 649
NMN Namanyonyi 1,205
Namanyonyi
Population 1,205
BSB Busoba 613
Busoba
Population 613
BMS Bumasikye 504
Bumasikye
Population 504
LKH Lukhonge 587
Lukhonge
Population 587
BTC Busiu TC Unknown
Busiu TC
Population 0
NMB Namabasa Unknown
Namabasa
Population 0
NBT Nabumali TC Unknown
Nabumali TC
Population 0

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 71 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 82 %

BBY Bubyangu 53 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,321
BFM Bufumbo 95 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 21,221
BKH Bukhiende 77 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,230
BKN Bukonde 55 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,980
BKS Bukasakya 65 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 63 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,700
BMS Bumasikye 73 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 10,112
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 93 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 60 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,568
BSB Busoba 71 %
Busoba
Population Served 16,856
BSN Busano 86 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 44 %
Busiu
Population Served 11,156
BTC Busiu TC 95 %
Busiu TC
Population Served 2,081
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 65 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 7,165
LWS Lwasso 70 %
Lwasso
Population Served 7,156
NBT Nabumali TC 95 %
Nabumali TC
Population Served 3,962
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 26 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 4,700
NMB Namabasa 95 %
Namabasa
Population Served 7,628
NMN Namanyonyi 53 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 37 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 11,730
NYN Nyondo 30 %
Nyondo
Population Served 2,900
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 14,363

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 71 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 82 %

BBY Bubyangu 53 %
Bubyangu
Population Served 12,550
BDW Budwale 95 %
Budwale
Population Served 8,321
BFM Bufumbo 95 %
Bufumbo
Population Served 21,221
BKH Bukhiende 77 %
Bukhiende
Population Served 19,230
BKN Bukonde 55 %
Bukonde
Population Served 11,980
BKS Bukasakya 65 %
Bukasakya
Population Served 21,950
BMB Bumbobi 63 %
Bumbobi
Population Served 11,700
BMS Bumasikye 73 %
Bumasikye
Population Served 10,112
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 93 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Population Served 26,853
BNG Bungokho 60 %
Bungokho
Population Served 19,568
BSB Busoba 71 %
Busoba
Population Served 16,856
BSN Busano 86 %
Busano
Population Served 14,406
BSU Busiu 44 %
Busiu
Population Served 11,156
BTC Busiu TC 95 %
Busiu TC
Population Served 2,081
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKH Lukhonge 65 %
Lukhonge
Population Served 7,165
LWS Lwasso 70 %
Lwasso
Population Served 7,156
NBT Nabumali TC 95 %
Nabumali TC
Population Served 3,962
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKL Nakaloke 26 %
Nakaloke
Population Served 4,700
NMB Namabasa 95 %
Namabasa
Population Served 7,628
NMN Namanyonyi 53 %
Namanyonyi
Population Served 18,500
NTC Nakaloke TC 37 %
Nakaloke TC
Population Served 11,730
NYN Nyondo 30 %
Nyondo
Population Served 2,900
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Population Served NWSC
WNL Wanale 95 %
Wanale
Population Served 14,363

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 87 %

BBY Bubyangu 97 %
Bubyangu
Functional Sources 65
BDW Budwale 99 %
Budwale
Functional Sources 109
BFM Bufumbo 86 %
Bufumbo
Functional Sources 99
BKH Bukhiende 77 %
Bukhiende
Functional Sources 71
BKN Bukonde 48 %
Bukonde
Functional Sources 36
BKS Bukasakya 94 %
Bukasakya
Functional Sources 79
BMB Bumbobi 88 %
Bumbobi
Functional Sources 53
BMS Bumasikye 92 %
Bumasikye
Functional Sources 35
BMT Bungokho Mutoto 96 %
Bungokho Mutoto
Functional Sources 157
BNG Bungokho 88 %
Bungokho
Functional Sources 79
BSB Busoba 76 %
Busoba
Functional Sources 55
BSN Busano 73 %
Busano
Functional Sources 61
BSU Busiu 88 %
Busiu
Functional Sources 36
BTC Busiu TC 71 %
Busiu TC
Functional Sources 10
IDV Industrial DIV NWSC
Industrial DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
LKH Lukhonge 79 %
Lukhonge
Functional Sources 23
LWS Lwasso 79 %
Lwasso
Functional Sources 33
NBT Nabumali TC 87 %
Nabumali TC
Functional Sources 45
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKL Nakaloke 100 %
Nakaloke
Functional Sources 19
NMB Namabasa 94 %
Namabasa
Functional Sources 29
NMN Namanyonyi 84 %
Namanyonyi
Functional Sources 70
NTC Nakaloke TC 92 %
Nakaloke TC
Functional Sources 48
NYN Nyondo 100 %
Nyondo
Functional Sources 16
WDV Wanale DIV NWSC
Wanale DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
WNL Wanale 97 %
Wanale
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
BUNGOKHO                               
 1 BusanoRural16,78914,40686%73%--30333---2131-1------281846---No
 2 BukasakyaRural33,68221,95065%94%--13-131711836440---------13-13---No
 3 BungokhoRural32,43019,56860%88%--31-312-226531213------18523---No
 4 BusiuRural25,13111,15644%88%--4-4538232251-1------3-3---No
 5 Nabumali TCUrban4,1713,96295%-87%-22123---101113-3------10515---No
 6 BumbobiRural18,56111,70063%88%--15318---10212---------28230---No
 7 Bungokho MutotoRural28,88526,85393%96%--27-273-34-41-1------1227129---No
 8 NamabasaRural8,0297,62895%94%--4-4---242261-1------------No
 9 Busiu TCUrban2,1902,08195%-71%-3-3-22729---------------No
 10 BukondeRural21,69011,98055%48%--18826----11325------152843---No
 11 BubyanguRural23,88012,55053%97%--47-47----11---------18119---No
 12 NyondoRural9,8022,90030%100%--7-7---1-1---------8-8---No
 13 Nakaloke TCUrban31,80511,73037%-92%-171183-3193225-5------4-4---No
 14 BudwaleRural8,7598,32195%99%--91-91------314------15-15---No
 15 WanaleRural15,12014,36495%97%--44246------112------47-47---No
 16 NakalokeRural17,8314,70026%100%--10-10---9-9---------------No
 17 BusobaRural23,67116,85671%76%--322341-1181129-11------437---No
 18 BukhiendeRural24,81819,23077%77%--384421-122527426------61016---No
 19 LukhongeRural10,9497,16565%79%---221-119221224------1-1---No
 20 NamanyonyiRural34,93318,50053%84%--232252-224630---------21526---No
 21 BufumboRural22,42021,22195%86%--82688---1-1314------13922---No
 22 LwassoRural10,2197,15670%79%--19120---1-12-2------11819---No
 23 BumasikyeRural13,86910,11273%92%--7-731424125112------------No
Total 439,598286,0886587870584356193874528049329331245000000385101486000No
MBALE M.C                               
 1 Industrial DIVUrban45,569NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Wanale DIVUrban16,476NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Northern DIVUrban43,067NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 105,10299,84795000000000000000000000000000No
District 544,700385,9357187870584356193874528049329331245000000385101486000No

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/GFS64020000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/GFS11000000000
Unknown/Not GFS10000000000
Total95020001000

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