Nakasongola District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Nakasongola vary from 27 % in Lwabiyata Sub-County to 95 % in Nakitoma Sub-County. Nakasongola has 1,070 domestic water points which serve a total of 147,497 people – 122,168 in rural areas. 270 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Nakasongola has 1 piped schemes.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

73%

Equity

126

Management

82%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MTC Migeera TC 97
Migeera TC
Population 97
LWB Lwabiyata 96
Lwabiyata
Population 96
NTC Nakasongola TC 226
Nakasongola TC
Population 226
KKG Kakooge 47
Kakooge
Population 47
KLN Kalungi 115
Kalungi
Population 115
LWM Lwampanga 168
Lwampanga
Population 168
NBS Nabisweera 24
Nabisweera
Population 24
NKT Nakitoma 34
Nakitoma
Population 34
WBN Wabinyonyi 41
Wabinyonyi
Population 41
KLO Kalongo 52
Kalongo
Population 52
KTC Kakooge TC 146
Kakooge TC
Population 146

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 75 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 95 %

KKG Kakooge 87 %
Kakooge
Population Served 18,714
KLN Kalungi 95 %
Kalungi
Population Served 24,409
KLO Kalongo 95 %
Kalongo
Population Served 19,793
KTC Kakooge TC 95 %
Kakooge TC
Population Served 8,929
LWB Lwabiyata 27 %
Lwabiyata
Population Served 4,518
LWM Lwampanga 45 %
Lwampanga
Population Served 14,499
MTC Migeera TC 95 %
Migeera TC
Population Served 5,897
NBS Nabisweera 80 %
Nabisweera
Population Served 14,090
NKT Nakitoma 95 %
Nakitoma
Population Served 13,558
NTC Nakasongola TC 95 %
Nakasongola TC
Population Served 10,500
WBN Wabinyonyi 64 %
Wabinyonyi
Population Served 12,582

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 73 %
Urban Functionality 77 %

KKG Kakooge 62 %
Kakooge
Functional Sources 50
KLN Kalungi 86 %
Kalungi
Functional Sources 82
KLO Kalongo 77 %
Kalongo
Functional Sources 63
KTC Kakooge TC 50 %
Kakooge TC
Functional Sources 31
LWB Lwabiyata 78 %
Lwabiyata
Functional Sources 14
LWM Lwampanga 73 %
Lwampanga
Functional Sources 61
MTC Migeera TC 48 %
Migeera TC
Functional Sources 59
NBS Nabisweera 56 %
Nabisweera
Functional Sources 30
NKT Nakitoma 75 %
Nakitoma
Functional Sources 45
NTC Nakasongola TC 93 %
Nakasongola TC
Functional Sources 294
WBN Wabinyonyi 75 %
Wabinyonyi
Functional Sources 71

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
BURULI                                
 1 Nakasongola TCUrban11,05410,50195%-93%100%---1-1126181-11-12-228017297480285No
 2 KakoogeRural21,57518,71487%62%-77%------40226210919---10313------No
 3 LwabiyataRural17,0344,51827%78%-94%----11113143-3---17118------No
 4 NakitomaRural14,27313,55995%75%-88%1-15-52814429110---142162-2---No
 5 LwampangaRural31,95314,49945%73%-100%---14518927101020---5-532-32---No
 6 WabinyonyiRural19,67512,58264%75%-100%------271239401252---34-344-4---No
 7 NabisweeraRural17,68514,09080%56%-88%---22420143488162-220323---119426No
 8 KalongoRural20,83719,79595%77%-100%---731044135712315---24-24------No
 9 Kakooge TCUrban9,4008,93095%-50%100%------1426407512---2-210-10---No
 10 KalungiRural25,69624,41195%86%-100%---10212639722242-213-137-7---No
 11 Migeera TCUrban6,2085,89895%-48%100%---1-1235------6-65660116---No
Total 195,390147,49775737794101271239279131410102501525051479156391774685993231No
District 195,390147,49775737794101271239279131410102501525051479156391774685993231No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000000010
Combined Water Based/Not GFS11001000000
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Total44000000010

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