Masindi District

by March 28, 2017

The access rates in Masindi vary from 77 % in Kimengo Sub-County to 95 % in Budongo Sub-County. Masindi has 1,346 domestic water points which serve a total of 225,802 people – 199,542 in rural areas. 159 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masindi has 5 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

29

Management

85%

Gender

85%

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 1,826
Central DIV
Population 1,826
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 399
Karujubu DIV
Population 399

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 52,845
BWJ Bwijanga 95 %
Bwijanga
Population Served 53,024
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 20,798
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Population Served NWSC
PKN Pakanyi 95 %
Pakanyi
Population Served 61,352

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

BDN Budongo 89 %
Budongo
Functional Sources 250
BWJ Bwijanga 92 %
Bwijanga
Functional Sources 237
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Functional Sources 31
KMN Kimengo 88 %
Kimengo
Functional Sources 57
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Functional Sources 102
MRY Miirya 82 %
Miirya
Functional Sources 115
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Functional Sources 49
PKN Pakanyi 85 %
Pakanyi
Functional Sources 346

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 BudongoRural55,63052,84995%89%-100%171517643135612112310-10---1-114115---No
 2 BwijangaRural55,81953,02895%92%-70%4424611351187112839211---7310------No
Total 111,449105,8779591073215722215618174832310619221000831114115000No
MASINDI M.C                               
 1 Karujubu DIVUrban29,855NWSCNWSC-96%-7427681941515-15------1-1---Yes
 2 Nyangahya DIVUrban14,005NWSCNWSC-92%-18-181521716218---------------Yes
 3 Kigulya DIVUrban13,654NWSCNWSC-82%100%112233267310------1-1------Yes
 4 Central DIVUrban44,065NWSCNWSC--------------------------2Yes
Total 101,57926,26026085100819243277310000000101000002No
BURUULI                                
 1 KimengoRural14,98211,50877%88%-100%---3-328735261271-18-8------No
 2 PakanyiRural64,58661,35795%85%-100%95510020431235391857549---2-2314---No
 3 MiiryaRural21,89520,80095%82%-74%-118111923183936911213417------No
Total 101,46393,665928595831808188310453551183615449116021323427415000No
District 314,491225,802728792814031641949066556208622706813812133273918220002No

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