Masaka District

by February 26, 2017

The access rates in Masaka vary from 43 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Kabonera Sub-County. Masaka has 653 domestic water points which serve a total of 219,304 people – 156,810 in rural areas. 144 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masaka has 1 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

78%

Equity

86

Management

79%

Gender

57%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,063
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,063
BKK Bukakata 92
Bukakata
Population 92
BWN Buwunga 243
Buwunga
Population 243
KBN Kabonera 400
Kabonera
Population 400
KYN Kyannamukaaka 198
Kyannamukaaka
Population 198
MKN Mukungwe 378
Mukungwe
Population 378
KTW Katwe/Butego 1,887
Katwe/Butego
Population 1,887
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,547
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,547
KYS Kyesiiga 175
Kyesiiga
Population 175

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 70 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 57 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 16,892
BWN Buwunga 95 %
Buwunga
Population Served 42,456
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 32,556
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 69 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 23,008
KYS Kyesiiga 43 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 11,363
MKN Mukungwe 65 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 30,530
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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 78 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BKK Bukakata 77 %
Bukakata
Functional Sources NWSC
BWN Buwunga 86 %
Buwunga
Functional Sources NWSC
KBN Kabonera 69 %
Kabonera
Functional Sources NWSC
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Functional Sources NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Functional Sources NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 85 %
Kyannamukaaka
Functional Sources NWSC
KYS Kyesiiga 76 %
Kyesiiga
Functional Sources NWSC
MKN Mukungwe 72 %
Mukungwe
Functional Sources NWSC
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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
BUKOTO                               
 1 KaboneraRural34,27132,55795%69%-100%2873548358381910-10---1-11-1---No
 2 BukakataRural17,78216,89395%77%--2134416605-57-7------------No
 3 KyannamukaakaRural33,27223,00869%85%--11-1144155910-1020-20------------No
 4 BuwungaRural44,69342,45895%86%--46248821698851312113------------No
 5 MukungweRural46,93830,53065%72%-100%26531462167104142351-1---------No
 6 KyesiigaRural26,45111,36343%76%--3142393212311-11------------No
Total 203,407156,810777801001161613228711239942125462466101101101000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban36,533NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban26,704NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban46,292NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 109,52962,4945701000000101000000000000000000No
District 312,936219,30470781001001161613228811240042125462466101101101000No

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 GFS10000000000
Unknown/Not GFS31000000000
Total51000001000

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