Masaka District

by November 23, 2017

The access rates in Masaka vary from 48 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Kabonera Sub-County. Masaka has 677 domestic water points which serve a total of 224,748 people – 162,254 in rural areas. 144 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masaka has 1 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

68

Management

78%

Gender

57%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,082
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,082
BKK Bukakata 98
Bukakata
Population 98
BWN Buwunga 245
Buwunga
Population 245
KBN Kabonera 411
Kabonera
Population 411
KYN Kyannamukaaka 200
Kyannamukaaka
Population 200
MKN Mukungwe 382
Mukungwe
Population 382
KTW Katwe/Butego 1,911
Katwe/Butego
Population 1,911
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,546
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,546
KYS Kyesiiga 174
Kyesiiga
Population 174

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 71 %
Rural Access 78 %
Urban Access 57 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 18,017
BWN Buwunga 95 %
Buwunga
Population Served 42,837
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 33,446
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 72 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 24,238
KYS Kyesiiga 48 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 12,581
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 79 %
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 86 %
Kyannamukaaka
Functional Sources NWSC
KYS Kyesiiga 79 %
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 KaboneraRural35,20833,44895%69%-100%28735483583911011-11---1-11-1---No
 2 BukakataRural18,96618,01895%77%--2134416605-57-7------------No
 3 KyannamukaakaRural33,59424,23872%86%--11-1146156112-1225-25------------No
 4 BuwungaRural45,09442,83995%86%--462488416100951413114------------No
 5 MukungweRural47,41531,13066%72%-100%26531472168114152351-1---------No
 6 KyesiigaRural26,43112,58148%79%--3142593432514-14------------No
Total 206,708162,254787901001161613229411240649126172476101101101000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban36,519NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban27,036NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban46,507NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 110,06262,4945701000000101000000000000000000No
District 316,770224,74871791001001161613229511240749126172476101101101000No

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
Unknown/Not GFS31000000000
Total41000001000

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