Namutumba District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Namutumba vary from 36 % in Namutumba TC Sub-County to 88 % in Nsinze Sub-County. Namutumba has 592 domestic water points which serve a total of 167,044 people – 159,538 in rural areas. 75 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namutumba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

60%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

63

Management

98%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KBL Kibale 400
Kibale
Population 400
NTC Namutumba TC 855
Namutumba TC
Population 855
IVK Ivukula 264
Ivukula
Population 264
BLN Bulange 337
Bulange
Population 337
MGD Magada 309
Magada
Population 309
NMT Namutumba 367
Namutumba
Population 367
NSN Nsinze 388
Nsinze
Population 388

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 60 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 36 %

BLN Bulange 48 %
Bulange
Population Served 23,662
IVK Ivukula 60 %
Ivukula
Population Served 29,610
KBL Kibale 69 %
Kibale
Population Served 24,600
MGD Magada 60 %
Magada
Population Served 32,518
NMT Namutumba 58 %
Namutumba
Population Served 24,136
NSN Nsinze 88 %
Nsinze
Population Served 25,012
NTC Namutumba TC 36 %
Namutumba TC
Population Served 7,506

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 93 %

BLN Bulange 79 %
Bulange
Functional Sources 67
IVK Ivukula 88 %
Ivukula
Functional Sources 97
KBL Kibale 89 %
Kibale
Functional Sources 74
MGD Magada 81 %
Magada
Functional Sources 93
NMT Namutumba 95 %
Namutumba
Functional Sources 75
NSN Nsinze 92 %
Nsinze
Functional Sources 84
NTC Namutumba TC 93 %
Namutumba TC
Functional Sources 27

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
BUSIKI                               
 1 Namutumba TCUrban20,6157,50636%-93%-9-9617111121-1------------No
 2 IvukulaRural49,27929,61060%88%--3-32823065166-1010------1-1---No
 3 NamutumbaRural41,30024,13658%95%--1411510-1051354------------332619No
 4 NsinzeRural28,42525,01288%92%--11-119-963467134------------No
 5 BulangeRural49,28823,66248%79%--101119514471057112-------11---No
 6 KibaleRural35,84724,60069%89%--3-31211359867---------------No
 7 MagadaRural53,90332,51860%81%--10111199286112733-3------------No
Total 278,657167,04460879306036393181113573939661420000000112332619No
District 278,633167,04460879306036393181113573939661420000000112332619No

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 GFS11001000000
Total11000000000

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