Tororo District

by November 23, 2017

The access rates in Tororo vary from 38 % in Nagongera TC Sub-County to 85 % in Magola Sub-County. Tororo has 1,140 domestic water points which serve a total of 345,846 people – 294,899 in rural areas. 152 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Tororo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

62%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

90

Management

83%

Gender

87%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KRW Kirewa 487
Kirewa
Population 487
PYA Paya 399
Paya
Population 399
MTC Malaba TC 1,312
Malaba TC
Population 1,312
KWP Kwapa 512
Kwapa
Population 512
EDV Eastern DIV 1,167
Eastern DIV
Population 1,167
MLL Mella 417
Mella
Population 417
WDV Western DIV 1,831
Western DIV
Population 1,831
MRK Merikit 506
Merikit
Population 506
MLO Molo 493
Molo
Population 493
MKJ Mukuju 526
Mukuju
Population 526
OSK Osukuru 431
Osukuru
Population 431
IYL Iyolwa 252
Iyolwa
Population 252
KSK Kisoko 560
Kisoko
Population 560
MGL Magola 328
Magola
Population 328
MLN Mulanda 384
Mulanda
Population 384
NGN Nagongera 495
Nagongera
Population 495
NTC Nagongera TC 536
Nagongera TC
Population 536
RBN Rubongi 492
Rubongi
Population 492
SOP Sop-Sop 415
Sop-Sop
Population 415
NBY Nabuyoga 369
Nabuyoga
Population 369
PTT Petta 484
Petta
Population 484

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 61 %
Urban Access 65 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Population Served NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 81 %
Iyolwa
Population Served 17,812
KRW Kirewa 41 %
Kirewa
Population Served 12,550
KSK Kisoko 76 %
Kisoko
Population Served 15,512
KWP Kwapa 73 %
Kwapa
Population Served 16,027
MGL Magola 85 %
Magola
Population Served 16,362
MKJ Mukuju 61 %
Mukuju
Population Served 25,054
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Population Served NWSC
MLN Mulanda 51 %
Mulanda
Population Served 21,427
MLO Molo 72 %
Molo
Population Served 14,539
MRK Merikit 44 %
Merikit
Population Served 12,315
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Population Served NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 54 %
Nabuyoga
Population Served 17,915
NGN Nagongera 43 %
Nagongera
Population Served 11,912
NTC Nagongera TC 38 %
Nagongera TC
Population Served 5,124
OSK Osukuru 65 %
Osukuru
Population Served 32,154
PTT Petta 64 %
Petta
Population Served 10,918
PYA Paya 74 %
Paya
Population Served 23,502
RBN Rubongi 64 %
Rubongi
Population Served 25,200
SOP Sop-Sop 56 %
Sop-Sop
Population Served 8,700
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 86 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 98 %
Iyolwa
Functional Sources NWSC
KRW Kirewa 74 %
Kirewa
Functional Sources NWSC
KSK Kisoko 80 %
Kisoko
Functional Sources NWSC
KWP Kwapa 97 %
Kwapa
Functional Sources NWSC
MGL Magola 95 %
Magola
Functional Sources NWSC
MKJ Mukuju 95 %
Mukuju
Functional Sources NWSC
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Functional Sources NWSC
MLN Mulanda 80 %
Mulanda
Functional Sources NWSC
MLO Molo 91 %
Molo
Functional Sources NWSC
MRK Merikit 91 %
Merikit
Functional Sources NWSC
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Functional Sources NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 95 %
Nabuyoga
Functional Sources NWSC
NGN Nagongera 64 %
Nagongera
Functional Sources NWSC
NTC Nagongera TC 100 %
Nagongera TC
Functional Sources NWSC
OSK Osukuru 88 %
Osukuru
Functional Sources NWSC
PTT Petta 56 %
Petta
Functional Sources NWSC
PYA Paya 64 %
Paya
Functional Sources NWSC
RBN Rubongi 100 %
Rubongi
Functional Sources NWSC
SOP Sop-Sop 83 %
Sop-Sop
Functional Sources NWSC
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Functional Sources NWSC

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
WEST BUDAMA (KISOLO)                                
 1 KirewaRural30,43112,55041%74%--2-2---301040----------11---No
 2 PettaRural17,08610,91864%56%--415---171633213------------No
 3 RubongiRural39,53025,20064%100%--42-421-155-55---------------No
 4 IyolwaRural21,93917,81281%98%--14-146-6431442-2------------No
 5 MulandaRural41,85521,42751%80%--11-111124715625-5------------No
 6 KisokoRural20,52315,51276%80%--4-4---3811492-2------------No
 7 PayaRural31,94723,50274%64%--3-3628352055246---------2731139No
 8 MagolaRural19,31016,36285%95%--9-95-5403432-2------1-1---No
 9 NagongeraRural27,49911,91243%64%--527---2114352-2------------No
 10 Nagongera TCUrban13,3455,12438%-100%-3-3---15-154-4------------No
 11 Sop-SopRural15,4688,70056%83%-----8-816521---------------No
 12 NabuyogaRural33,46417,91554%95%--91103-3482503-3------------No
Total 312,397186,9346083100010641103033340597502245290000001122731139No
TORORO                               
 1 OsukuruRural49,43832,15465%88%--621632-25111625510------2-2---No
 2 MellaRural20,826NWSCNWSC81%--11-111-126935---------------Yes
 3 MerikitRural27,90312,31544%91%--3-3---354393-3------------No
 4 KwapaRural21,83716,02773%97%-100%23-232-2351364151-1---------No
 5 Malaba TCUrban19,411NWSCNWSC-100%-------9-9---------------Yes
 6 MukujuRural41,24925,05461%95%--20-20---6557010-10------------No
 7 MoloRural20,32114,53972%91%--5-52-240343628------------No
Total 200,985115,789589110010012411257072613329428836101000202000No
TORORO M.C                               
 1 Eastern DIVUrban20,624NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Western DIVUrban24,769NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 45,39343,12395000000000000000000000000000No
District 558,775345,84662861001002305235373406661307965213651010003142731139No

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/Not GFS10000001000
Groundwater based/Not GFS10011000010
Total20010001010

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