Kasese District

by September 25, 2017

The access rates in Kasese vary from 21 % in Kyondo Sub-County to 95 % in Ihandiro Sub-County. Kasese has 3,275 domestic water points which serve a total of 463,736 people – 327,491 in rural areas. 590 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kasese has 37 piped schemes.

Access

62%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

139

Management

93%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MHN Mahango 663
Mahango
Population 663
MLB Maliba 228
Maliba
Population 228
MHK Muhokya 63
Muhokya
Population 63
HTC Hima TC 481
Hima TC
Population 481
IHN Ihandiro 295
Ihandiro
Population 295
BWR Bwera 1,365
Bwera
Population 1,365
ISN Isango 612
Isango
Population 612
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC 437
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Population 437
KLM Kilembe 184
Kilembe
Population 184
KTS Kitswamba 138
Kitswamba
Population 138
KRM Karambi 1,482
Karambi
Population 1,482
KSN Kisinga 270
Kisinga
Population 270
KTH Kitholhu 335
Kitholhu
Population 335
KYN Kyondo 169
Kyondo
Population 169
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC 2,704
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Population 2,704
MKN Mukunyu 591
Mukunyu
Population 591
NYK Nyakatonzi 60
Nyakatonzi
Population 60
NYU Nyakiyumbu 317
Nyakiyumbu
Population 317
BGY Bugoye 188
Bugoye
Population 188
BHH Buhuhira 552
Buhuhira
Population 552
BWS Bwesumbu 232
Bwesumbu
Population 232
KRS Karusandara 84
Karusandara
Population 84
KYB Kyabarungira 721
Kyabarungira
Population 721
LKT Lake Katwe 36
Lake Katwe
Population 36
RKK Rukoki 388
Rukoki
Population 388
NDV Nyamwamba DIV 872
Nyamwamba DIV
Population 872
KYR Kyarumba 287
Kyarumba
Population 287
BDV Bulembia DIV 284
Bulembia DIV
Population 284
CDV Central DIV 1,196
Central DIV
Population 1,196
Kinyamaseka TC Unknown
Kinyamaseka TC
Population 0
Rugendabara Kikongo TC Unknown
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Population 0
Kisinga TC Unknown
Kisinga 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 62 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 64 %

BDV Bulembia DIV 53 %
Bulembia DIV
Population Served 9,350
BGY Bugoye NWSC
Bugoye
Population Served NWSC
BHH Buhuhira 48 %
Buhuhira
Population Served 9,400
BWR Bwera 78 %
Bwera
Population Served 14,606
BWS Bwesumbu 41 %
Bwesumbu
Population Served 9,386
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
HTC Hima TC NWSC
Hima TC
Population Served NWSC
IHN Ihandiro 95 %
Ihandiro
Population Served 13,472
ISN Isango 95 %
Isango
Population Served 8,313
KLM Kilembe 89 %
Kilembe
Population Served 12,650
KRM Karambi NWSC
Karambi
Population Served NWSC
KRS Karusandara 74 %
Karusandara
Population Served 9,503
KSN Kisinga 69 %
Kisinga
Population Served 18,000
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC NWSC
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Population Served NWSC
KTH Kitholhu 95 %
Kitholhu
Population Served 17,103
KTS Kitswamba NWSC
Kitswamba
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyabarungira 65 %
Kyabarungira
Population Served 11,436
KYN Kyondo 21 %
Kyondo
Population Served 5,465
KYR Kyarumba 34 %
Kyarumba
Population Served 15,270
LKT Lake Katwe 68 %
Lake Katwe
Population Served 14,204
MHK Muhokya 39 %
Muhokya
Population Served 8,050
MHN Mahango 95 %
Mahango
Population Served 20,256
MKN Mukunyu 22 %
Mukunyu
Population Served 7,668
MLB Maliba 46 %
Maliba
Population Served 22,777
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC NWSC
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Population Served NWSC
NDV Nyamwamba DIV NWSC
Nyamwamba DIV
Population Served NWSC
NYK Nyakatonzi 62 %
Nyakatonzi
Population Served 3,300
NYU Nyakiyumbu 83 %
Nyakiyumbu
Population Served 27,277
RKK Rukoki 62 %
Rukoki
Population Served 9,300
Kinyamaseka TC 95 %
Kinyamaseka TC
Population Served 1,720
Rugendabara Kikongo TC 62 %
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Population Served 5,712
Kisinga TC 95 %
Kisinga TC
Population Served 16,243

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 79 %
Urban Functionality 89 %

BDV Bulembia DIV 100 %
Bulembia DIV
Functional Sources 56
BGY Bugoye NWSC
Bugoye
Functional Sources 190
BHH Buhuhira 98 %
Buhuhira
Functional Sources 50
BWR Bwera 89 %
Bwera
Functional Sources 84
BWS Bwesumbu 79 %
Bwesumbu
Functional Sources 46
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
HTC Hima TC NWSC
Hima TC
Functional Sources 5
IHN Ihandiro 90 %
Ihandiro
Functional Sources 89
ISN Isango 92 %
Isango
Functional Sources 124
KLM Kilembe 87 %
Kilembe
Functional Sources 61
KRM Karambi NWSC
Karambi
Functional Sources 195
KRS Karusandara 94 %
Karusandara
Functional Sources 31
KSN Kisinga 79 %
Kisinga
Functional Sources 91
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC NWSC
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Functional Sources 52
KTH Kitholhu 78 %
Kitholhu
Functional Sources 112
KTS Kitswamba NWSC
Kitswamba
Functional Sources 60
KYB Kyabarungira 37 %
Kyabarungira
Functional Sources 28
KYN Kyondo 86 %
Kyondo
Functional Sources 31
KYR Kyarumba 71 %
Kyarumba
Functional Sources 74
LKT Lake Katwe 95 %
Lake Katwe
Functional Sources 75
MHK Muhokya 76 %
Muhokya
Functional Sources 38
MHN Mahango 98 %
Mahango
Functional Sources 132
MKN Mukunyu 88 %
Mukunyu
Functional Sources 37
MLB Maliba 63 %
Maliba
Functional Sources 79
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC NWSC
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Functional Sources 560
NDV Nyamwamba DIV NWSC
Nyamwamba DIV
Functional Sources 89
NYK Nyakatonzi 73 %
Nyakatonzi
Functional Sources 8
NYU Nyakiyumbu 22 %
Nyakiyumbu
Functional Sources 38
RKK Rukoki 98 %
Rukoki
Functional Sources 52
Kinyamaseka TC 91 %
Kinyamaseka TC
Functional Sources 62
Rugendabara Kikongo TC 100 %
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Functional Sources 24
Kisinga TC 88 %
Kisinga TC
Functional Sources 112

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
BUKONJO                                
 1 IsangoRural8,7518,31395%92%--2-2------213------12010130---No
 2 KarambiRural27,560NWSCNWSC76%--191029------3-3------17351224---Yes
 3 KitholhuRural18,00517,10595%78%--4919681-1---246------60868---No
 4 MukunyuRural34,0987,66822%88%--12-124153-33-3------15419---No
 5 KisingaRural26,15218,00069%79%--3-3-11213---------8622108---No
 6 IhandiroRural14,18213,47395%90%--66672------4-4------19423996-73No
 7 Kisinga TCUrban17,09916,24495%-88%-343371-1------------771289---No
 8 KyondoRural25,6495,46521%86%--9110------123------21223---No
 9 BweraRural18,70914,60678%89%--10313------1-1------73780---No
 10 NyakiyumbuRural32,69027,27783%22%--11011---3811145------33112145---No
 11 NyakatonziRural5,3313,30062%73%-100%---617224------1-1------No
 12 KyarumbaRural44,96115,27034%71%--2673322411215520------301545---No
 13 Hima TCUrban14,082NWSCNWSC-83%-------2131-1------2-2---Yes
 14 Kinyamaseka TCUrban1,8111,72095%-91%-16-162-2---628------38442---No
 15 Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TCUrban54,818NWSCNWSC-87%-4-4---2132-2------55284636---Yes
Total 343,898227,90766738710025159310165211514294118590001011,2993351,634996073No
BUSONGORA                               
 1 KilembeRural14,28312,65089%87%--35843---------------26127---No
 2 MuhokyaRural20,5198,05039%76%--415----22---------34943---No
 3 Katwe-Kabatoro TCUrban6,840NWSCNWSC-88%-5-5----11---------47653334415Yes
 4 BuhuhiraRural19,5139,40048%98%--311321-1------------18-18---No
 5 BugoyeRural38,021NWSCNWSC98%--651665161-13-3------1161117---Yes
 6 KyabarungiraRural17,50211,43665%37%--51318-11---156------222850---No
 7 RukokiRural14,8869,30062%98%--27-27---------------25126---No
 8 Lake KatweRural21,02214,20468%95%--7-72-2164209-9------41-4114-2No
 9 KarusandaraRural12,7749,50374%94%--1-117118121131-1------------No
 10 MalibaRural49,68822,77746%63%--442771112325145------3013432-2No
 11 KitswambaRural22,430NWSCNWSC91%--1-16-6-11---------53558---Yes
 12 Rugendabara Kikongo TCUrban9,2545,71262%-100%----6-610-102-2------6-6---No
 13 MahangoRural21,32420,25895%98%--1043107------8-8------20-20---No
 14 BwesumbuRural22,6319,38641%79%--23831------6-6------17421---No
Total 290,687183,041638592035262414384424211533194000000045568523350419No
KASESE M.C                               
 1 Bulembia DIVUrban17,5029,35053%-100%-19-19---------------37-37---No
 2 Nyamwamba DIVUrban59,948NWSCNWSC-95%-18-18314---314------65368---Yes
 3 Central DIVUrban30,578NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 108,02852,788490970370373140003140000001023105000No
District 742,613463,73662798910064012176157106757258275281030001011,8564062,2621,346492No

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/GFS3724112110000240
Groundwater based/GFS21010000020
Groundwater based/Not GFS22000000020
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Unknown/GFS11000001000
Total4328113010020280

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