Gomba District

by November 23, 2017

The access rates in Gomba vary from 61 % in Maddu Sub-County to 95 % in Mpenja Sub-County. Gomba has 902 domestic water points which serve a total of 146,095 people – 133,765 in rural areas. 221 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Gomba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

88%

Rural Functionality

75%

Equity

51

Management

95%

Gender

66%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kanoni TC 219
Kanoni TC
Population 219
KYG Kyegonza 193
Kyegonza
Population 193
MDD Maddu 46
Maddu
Population 46
MPN Mpenja 178
Mpenja
Population 178
KBL Kabulasoke 120
Kabulasoke
Population 120

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 88 %
Rural Access 87 %
Urban Access 95 %

KBL Kabulasoke 95 %
Kabulasoke
Population Served 49,511
KTC Kanoni TC 95 %
Kanoni TC
Population Served 12,330
KYG Kyegonza 95 %
Kyegonza
Population Served 30,012
MDD Maddu 61 %
Maddu
Population Served 22,600
MPN Mpenja 95 %
Mpenja
Population Served 31,638

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 75 %
Urban Functionality 78 %

KBL Kabulasoke 75 %
Kabulasoke
Functional Sources 151
KTC Kanoni TC 78 %
Kanoni TC
Functional Sources 109
KYG Kyegonza 68 %
Kyegonza
Functional Sources 112
MDD Maddu 86 %
Maddu
Functional Sources 118
MPN Mpenja 74 %
Mpenja
Functional Sources 191

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
GOMBA                               
 1 MpenjaRural33,30431,63995%74%--5075710652158308384-4------1-1---No
 2 KyegonzaRural31,59330,01395%68%-100%2352850297924113588161-1---7-7---No
 3 MadduRural36,92622,60061%86%-100%---6-6291645471486-69-936339-4410No
 4 KabulasokeRural52,11949,51395%75%-100%910197518936123846-66-61-1------No
 5 Kanoni TCUrban12,97912,33095%-78%-1631951156618220201030------4-4---No
Total 166,921146,095887578100982512328811440216260222851910413013100104835104410No
District 166,921146,095887578100982512328811440216260222851910413013100104835104410No

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 GFS11000100010
Total11000100010

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