Ssembabule District

by July 22, 2017

The access rates in Ssembabule vary from 22 % in Lugusulu Sub-County to 84 % in Mateete Sub-County. Ssembabule has 984 domestic water points which serve a total of 103,237 people – 95,113 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

62

Management

74%

Gender

74%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LWM Lwemiyaga 127
Lwemiyaga
Population 127
MTT Mateete 257
Mateete
Population 257
MTC Mateete TC 1,110
Mateete TC
Population 1,110
MJW Mijwala 144
Mijwala
Population 144
STC Sembabule TC 236
Sembabule TC
Population 236
LGS Lugusulu 45
Lugusulu
Population 45
NTS Ntusi 55
Ntusi
Population 55
LWB Lwebitakuli 220
Lwebitakuli
Population 220

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 7,335
LWB Lwebitakuli 25 %
Lwebitakuli
Population Served 16,848
LWM Lwemiyaga 22 %
Lwemiyaga
Population Served 8,745
MJW Mijwala 24 %
Mijwala
Population Served 7,642
MTC Mateete TC 48 %
Mateete TC
Population Served 5,313
MTT Mateete 84 %
Mateete
Population Served 47,331
NTS Ntusi 27 %
Ntusi
Population Served 7,212
STC Sembabule TC 39 %
Sembabule TC
Population Served 2,811

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 61
LWB Lwebitakuli 93 %
Lwebitakuli
Functional Sources 224
LWM Lwemiyaga 94 %
Lwemiyaga
Functional Sources 99
MJW Mijwala 96 %
Mijwala
Functional Sources 82
MTC Mateete TC 95 %
Mateete TC
Functional Sources 60
MTT Mateete 78 %
Mateete
Functional Sources 198
NTS Ntusi 86 %
Ntusi
Functional Sources 77
STC Sembabule TC 95 %
Sembabule TC
Functional Sources 61

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 MateeteRural56,31947,33184%78%-----744411828103896298----11------No
 2 LwebitakuliRural66,34616,84825%93%-83%------3815531861187---15318------No
 3 MijwalaRural32,2757,64224%96%-86%---1-116218651662-2415---276616No
 4 Mateete TCUrban11,1795,31348%-95%----31481941142------8-8---No
 5 Sembabule TCUrban7,2462,81139%-95%-------23552-52------7-7---No
 6 LugusuluRural34,0487,33522%73%-100%---11251621545597-72-21-1---No
Total 207,41387,2804285958600079461259747144494105049092152616016276616No
LWEMIYAGA                               
 1 NtusiRural26,4927,21227%86%-82%----5513215604643-3628426---No
 2 LwemiyagaRural39,9028,74522%94%-73%---81916319752773-38412------No
Total 66,39415,9572490077000861429534135614160614620426000No
District 273,787103,23738869582000875213912652178629166451501535114620222276616No

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