Buikwe District

by May 26, 2018

The access rates in Buikwe vary from 59 % in Ssi Bukunja Sub-County to 95 % in Buikwe Sub-County. Buikwe has 1,372 domestic water points which serve a total of 261,184 people – 234,889 in rural areas. 103 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Buikwe has 1 piped schemes.

Access

57%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

82

Management

95%

Gender

85%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTC Buikwe TC 612
Buikwe TC
Population 612
KWL Kawolo 349
Kawolo
Population 349
LTC Lugazi TC 2,361
Lugazi TC
Population 2,361
NJJ Najjembe 191
Najjembe
Population 191
NTC Njeru TC 1,603
Njeru TC
Population 1,603
NTL Nkokonjeru TC 657
Nkokonjeru TC
Population 657
WKS Wakisi 252
Wakisi
Population 252
BKW Buikwe 315
Buikwe
Population 315
NJA Najja 443
Najja
Population 443
SBK Ssi Bukunja 149
Ssi Bukunja
Population 149
NGG Ngogwe 242
Ngogwe
Population 242
NYN Nyenga 476
Nyenga
Population 476

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 57 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 18 %

BKW Buikwe 95 %
Buikwe
Population Served 18,527
BTC Buikwe TC 95 %
Buikwe TC
Population Served 16,879
KWL Kawolo 66 %
Kawolo
Population Served 28,918
LTC Lugazi TC NWSC
Lugazi TC
Population Served NWSC
NGG Ngogwe 95 %
Ngogwe
Population Served 36,279
NJA Najja 65 %
Najja
Population Served 30,580
NJJ Najjembe 95 %
Najjembe
Population Served 34,047
NTC Njeru TC NWSC
Njeru TC
Population Served NWSC
NTL Nkokonjeru TC 95 %
Nkokonjeru TC
Population Served 9,215
NYN Nyenga 67 %
Nyenga
Population Served 35,624
SBK Ssi Bukunja 59 %
Ssi Bukunja
Population Served 16,306
WKS Wakisi 78 %
Wakisi
Population Served 34,602

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 57 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 18 %

BKW Buikwe 95 %
Buikwe
Population Served 18,527
BTC Buikwe TC 95 %
Buikwe TC
Population Served 16,879
KWL Kawolo 66 %
Kawolo
Population Served 28,918
LTC Lugazi TC NWSC
Lugazi TC
Population Served NWSC
NGG Ngogwe 95 %
Ngogwe
Population Served 36,279
NJA Najja 65 %
Najja
Population Served 30,580
NJJ Najjembe 95 %
Najjembe
Population Served 34,047
NTC Njeru TC NWSC
Njeru TC
Population Served NWSC
NTL Nkokonjeru TC 95 %
Nkokonjeru TC
Population Served 9,215
NYN Nyenga 67 %
Nyenga
Population Served 35,624
SBK Ssi Bukunja 59 %
Ssi Bukunja
Population Served 16,306
WKS Wakisi 78 %
Wakisi
Population Served 34,602

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 93 %
Urban Functionality 88 %

BKW Buikwe 96 %
Buikwe
Functional Sources 135
BTC Buikwe TC 86 %
Buikwe TC
Functional Sources 77
KWL Kawolo 96 %
Kawolo
Functional Sources 130
LTC Lugazi TC NWSC
Lugazi TC
Functional Sources Unknown
NGG Ngogwe 96 %
Ngogwe
Functional Sources 253
NJA Najja 86 %
Najja
Functional Sources 123
NJJ Najjembe 91 %
Najjembe
Functional Sources 149
NTC Njeru TC NWSC
Njeru TC
Functional Sources 1
NTL Nkokonjeru TC 92 %
Nkokonjeru TC
Functional Sources 49
NYN Nyenga 90 %
Nyenga
Functional Sources 141
SBK Ssi Bukunja 82 %
Ssi Bukunja
Functional Sources 58
WKS Wakisi 99 %
Wakisi
Functional Sources 153

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
BUIKWE                               
 1 Njeru TCUrban73,726NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1------------------1-3Yes
 2 KawoloRural44,11328,91866%96%--1073110142166173-3------------No
 3 BuikweRural19,50418,52995%96%-100%8929112-122532891101-1---------No
 4 Buikwe TCUrban17,76816,88095%-86%-4885664108194-4------11-1155310No
 5 NgogweRural38,19036,28195%96%--1734177364402622818-18---------10--No
 6 NajjembeRural35,84234,05095%91%--1152117185237613516------4-4---No
 7 Ssi BukunjaRural27,46816,30659%82%--4434763977141-1------------No
 8 WakisiRural44,31734,60278%99%--5015128-2851-5120-20------4-4---No
 9 Nkokonjeru TCUrban9,7019,21695%-92%-27-27819628415------4-4215--No
 10 NyengaRural53,40535,62467%90%--8959423528196254-4------6-65--No
 11 NajjaRural47,38030,58065%86%--785831621815520415------10717---No
 12 Lugazi TCUrban43,296NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 454,680261,1765793881008213385416726193170332037247610100039746286313No
District 454,680261,1765793881008213385416726193170332037247610100039746286313No

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/GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS22002000020
Surface Water Based/Unknown33000300003
Groundwater based/Unknown22000002002
Unknown/Not GFS32000001000
Total1110000303025

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