Namutumba District

by May 24, 2017

The access rates in Namutumba vary from 36 % in Namutumba TC Sub-County to 88 % in Nsinze Sub-County. Namutumba has 583 domestic water points which serve a total of 164,344 people – 157,039 in rural areas. 74 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namutumba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

59%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

60

Management

98%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KBL Kibale 397
Kibale
Population 397
NTC Namutumba TC 851
Namutumba TC
Population 851
IVK Ivukula 263
Ivukula
Population 263
BLN Bulange 335
Bulange
Population 335
MGD Magada 308
Magada
Population 308
NMT Namutumba 365
Namutumba
Population 365
NSN Nsinze 386
Nsinze
Population 386

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 59 %
Rural Access 61 %
Urban Access 36 %

BLN Bulange 47 %
Bulange
Population Served 23,062
IVK Ivukula 60 %
Ivukula
Population Served 29,610
KBL Kibale 64 %
Kibale
Population Served 22,800
MGD Magada 61 %
Magada
Population Served 32,718
NMT Namutumba 58 %
Namutumba
Population Served 23,836
NSN Nsinze 88 %
Nsinze
Population Served 25,012
NTC Namutumba TC 36 %
Namutumba TC
Population Served 7,306

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 93 %

BLN Bulange 78 %
Bulange
Functional Sources 65
IVK Ivukula 88 %
Ivukula
Functional Sources 97
KBL Kibale 90 %
Kibale
Functional Sources 69
MGD Magada 81 %
Magada
Functional Sources 94
NMT Namutumba 95 %
Namutumba
Functional Sources 74
NSN Nsinze 92 %
Nsinze
Functional Sources 84
NTC Namutumba TC 93 %
Namutumba TC
Functional Sources 26

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 TCUrban20,5057,30636%-93%-8-8617111121-1------------No
 2 IvukulaRural49,01829,61060%88%--3-32823065166-1010------1-1---No
 3 NamutumbaRural41,08123,83658%95%--1411510-1050353------------332619No
 4 NsinzeRural28,27425,01288%92%--11-119-963467134------------No
 5 BulangeRural49,02623,06247%78%--101119514451055112-------11---No
 6 KibaleRural35,65722,80064%90%--3-31011156763---------------No
 7 MagadaRural53,61632,71861%81%--11112199286112733-3------------No
Total 277,177164,34459879306036391181093513838961420000000112332619No
District 277,177164,34459879306036391181093513838961420000000112332619No

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