Ssembabule District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Ssembabule vary from 22 % in Lugusulu Sub-County to 84 % in Mateete Sub-County. Ssembabule has 976 domestic water points which serve a total of 102,751 people – 94,649 in rural areas. 122 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ssembabule has 3 piped schemes.

Access

38%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

64

Management

74%

Gender

74%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LWM Lwemiyaga 126
Lwemiyaga
Population 126
MTT Mateete 254
Mateete
Population 254
MTC Mateete TC 1,098
Mateete TC
Population 1,098
MJW Mijwala 142
Mijwala
Population 142
STC Sembabule TC 234
Sembabule TC
Population 234
LGS Lugusulu 44
Lugusulu
Population 44
NTS Ntusi 55
Ntusi
Population 55
LWB Lwebitakuli 218
Lwebitakuli
Population 218

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 38 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 44 %

LGS Lugusulu 22 %
Lugusulu
Population Served 7,329
LWB Lwebitakuli 26 %
Lwebitakuli
Population Served 16,842
LWM Lwemiyaga 22 %
Lwemiyaga
Population Served 8,733
MJW Mijwala 24 %
Mijwala
Population Served 7,636
MTC Mateete TC 48 %
Mateete TC
Population Served 5,298
MTT Mateete 84 %
Mateete
Population Served 47,046
NTS Ntusi 27 %
Ntusi
Population Served 7,062
STC Sembabule TC 39 %
Sembabule TC
Population Served 2,805

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 95 %

LGS Lugusulu 73 %
Lugusulu
Functional Sources 60
LWB Lwebitakuli 93 %
Lwebitakuli
Functional Sources 223
LWM Lwemiyaga 94 %
Lwemiyaga
Functional Sources 97
MJW Mijwala 96 %
Mijwala
Functional Sources 81
MTC Mateete TC 95 %
Mateete TC
Functional Sources 57
MTT Mateete 78 %
Mateete
Functional Sources 200
NTS Ntusi 85 %
Ntusi
Functional Sources 76
STC Sembabule TC 95 %
Sembabule TC
Functional Sources 60

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
MAWOGOLA                               
 1 MateeteRural55,70247,04684%78%-----7444118271037992101----11------No
 2 LwebitakuliRural65,61916,84226%93%-83%------3815531851186---15318------No
 3 MijwalaRural31,9227,63624%96%-86%---1-116218641652-2415---276616No
 4 Mateete TCUrban11,0565,29848%-95%----31481938139------8-8---No
 5 Sembabule TCUrban7,1662,80539%-95%-------23551-51------7-7---No
 6 LugusuluRural33,6757,32922%73%-100%---11251621535587-72-21-1---No
Total 205,14086,9564285958600079461259647143490105009092152616016276616No
LWEMIYAGA                               
 1 NtusiRural26,2017,06227%85%-82%----5513215604643-3628325---No
 2 LwemiyagaRural39,4658,73322%94%-73%---81916319732753-38412------No
Total 65,66615,7952490077000861429534133613960614620325000No
District 270,806102,75138869582000875213912552177623166391501535114619221276616No

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
Unknown/Not GFS32100200000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11001000010
Total43100200010

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