Masaka District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Masaka vary from 45 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Kabonera Sub-County. Masaka has 663 domestic water points which serve a total of 221,883 people – 159,389 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

81

Management

79%

Gender

57%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,098
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,098
BKK Bukakata 93
Bukakata
Population 93
BWN Buwunga 245
Buwunga
Population 245
KBN Kabonera 404
Kabonera
Population 404
KYN Kyannamukaaka 200
Kyannamukaaka
Population 200
MKN Mukungwe 381
Mukungwe
Population 381
KTW Katwe/Butego 1,903
Katwe/Butego
Population 1,903
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,568
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,568
KYS Kyesiiga 176
Kyesiiga
Population 176

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 78 %
Urban Access 57 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 17,035
BWN Buwunga 95 %
Buwunga
Population Served 42,816
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 32,831
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 70 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 23,614
KYS Kyesiiga 45 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 11,963
MKN Mukungwe 66 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,130
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 77 %
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 KaboneraRural34,56132,83395%69%-100%2873548358381910-10---1-11-1---No
 2 BukakataRural17,93317,03695%77%--2134416605-57-7------------No
 3 KyannamukaakaRural33,55423,61470%85%--11-1146156110-1021-21------------No
 4 BuwungaRural45,07242,81895%86%--462488416100851313114------------No
 5 MukungweRural47,33631,13066%72%-100%26531472168114152351-1---------No
 6 KyesiigaRural26,67511,96345%77%--3142593412311-11------------No
Total 205,131159,395787801001161613229411240643125564468101101101000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban36,843NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban26,930NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban46,684NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 110,45762,4945701000000101000000000000000000No
District 315,570221,88370781001001161613229511240743125564468101101101000No

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