Namutumba District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Namutumba vary from 31 % in Namutumba TC Sub-County to 87 % in Nsinze Sub-County. Namutumba has 581 domestic water points which serve a total of 163,744 people – 157,438 in rural areas. 42 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namutumba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

60%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

61

Management

98%

Gender

78%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KBL Kibale 394
Kibale
Population 394
NTC Namutumba TC 844
Namutumba TC
Population 844
IVK Ivukula 261
Ivukula
Population 261
BLN Bulange 332
Bulange
Population 332
MGD Magada 305
Magada
Population 305
NMT Namutumba 362
Namutumba
Population 362
NSN Nsinze 383
Nsinze
Population 383

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 31 %

BLN Bulange 47 %
Bulange
Population Served 23,062
IVK Ivukula 60 %
Ivukula
Population Served 29,310
KBL Kibale 66 %
Kibale
Population Served 23,400
MGD Magada 63 %
Magada
Population Served 33,418
NMT Namutumba 58 %
Namutumba
Population Served 23,836
NSN Nsinze 87 %
Nsinze
Population Served 24,412
NTC Namutumba TC 31 %
Namutumba TC
Population Served 6,306

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 92 %

BLN Bulange 90 %
Bulange
Functional Sources 75
IVK Ivukula 92 %
Ivukula
Functional Sources 100
KBL Kibale 94 %
Kibale
Functional Sources 74
MGD Magada 94 %
Magada
Functional Sources 112
NMT Namutumba 95 %
Namutumba
Functional Sources 74
NSN Nsinze 92 %
Nsinze
Functional Sources 82
NTC Namutumba TC 92 %
Namutumba TC
Functional Sources 22

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 TCUrban20,3396,30631%-92%-6-6516101111-1------------No
 2 IvukulaRural48,62129,31060%92%--3-327229642665510------1-1---No
 3 NamutumbaRural40,74823,83658%95%--1411510-1050353------------332619No
 4 NsinzeRural28,04524,41287%92%--92118-863366224------------No
 5 BulangeRural48,62923,06247%90%--11-1114-1448755112------1-1---No
 6 KibaleRural35,36823,40066%94%--3-31111260464---------------No
 7 MagadaRural53,18233,41863%94%--14-1427229685733-3------------No
Total 274,932163,74460939206036310261083632538812820000000202332619No
District 274,932163,74460939206036310261083632538812820000000202332619No

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