Masindi District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Masindi vary from 77 % in Kimengo Sub-County to 95 % in Budongo Sub-County. Masindi has 1,326 domestic water points which serve a total of 225,297 people – 199,037 in rural areas. 125 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masindi has 5 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

38

Management

78%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BDN Budongo 41
Budongo
Population 41
PKN Pakanyi 93
Pakanyi
Population 93
CDV Central DIV 1,821
Central DIV
Population 1,821
KDV Kigulya DIV 202
Kigulya DIV
Population 202
NDV Nyangahya DIV 208
Nyangahya DIV
Population 208
BWJ Bwijanga 111
Bwijanga
Population 111
KMN Kimengo 19
Kimengo
Population 19
MRY Miirya 72
Miirya
Population 72
KRJ Karujubu DIV 398
Karujubu DIV
Population 398

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 72 %
Rural Access 94 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDN Budongo 95 %
Budongo
Population Served 52,703
BWJ Bwijanga 95 %
Bwijanga
Population Served 52,882
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KMN Kimengo 77 %
Kimengo
Population Served 11,508
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Population Served NWSC
MRY Miirya 95 %
Miirya
Population Served 20,742
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Population Served NWSC
PKN Pakanyi 95 %
Pakanyi
Population Served 61,188

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 90 %
Urban Functionality 95 %

BDN Budongo 94 %
Budongo
Functional Sources 265
BWJ Bwijanga 89 %
Bwijanga
Functional Sources 214
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Functional Sources 4
KMN Kimengo 88 %
Kimengo
Functional Sources 57
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Functional Sources 102
MRY Miirya 81 %
Miirya
Functional Sources 140
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Functional Sources 49
PKN Pakanyi 91 %
Pakanyi
Functional Sources 370

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
BUJENJE                                
 1 BudongoRural55,48152,70795%94%-100%1697176544582132411112---1-110111---No
 2 BwijangaRural55,67052,88795%89%-100%3854310481126311749211---10-10------No
Total 111,151105,593959201002071221915812170841498203230001101110111000No
MASINDI M.C                               
 1 Karujubu DIVUrban29,775NWSCNWSC-96%-7427681941515-15------1-1---Yes
 2 Nyangahya DIVUrban13,968NWSCNWSC-92%-18-181521716218---------------Yes
 3 Kigulya DIVUrban13,618NWSCNWSC-100%----4-4------------------Yes
 4 Central DIVUrban43,947NWSCNWSC--------------------------2Yes
Total 101,30826,2602601000707505000000000000000002No
BURUULI                                
 1 KimengoRural14,94211,50877%88%-89%---3-330535243271-1718------No
 2 PakanyiRural64,41261,19195%91%-100%99210121519234471057729---2-2224---No
 3 MiiryaRural21,83620,74495%81%-65%112991311237124936911212618------No
Total 101,19093,444928895741855190339353741343016449116021321728325000No
District 313,649225,297729095813991741650247549218442626914832133273913316002No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS54100100020
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/Unknown11000001000
Total75100102020

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