Gomba District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Gomba vary from 56 % in Maddu Sub-County to 95 % in Mpenja Sub-County. Gomba has 707 domestic water points which serve a total of 133,525 people – 121,254 in rural areas. 154 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Gomba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

80%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

55

Management

95%

Gender

60%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kanoni TC 218
Kanoni TC
Population 218
KYG Kyegonza 192
Kyegonza
Population 192
MDD Maddu 45
Maddu
Population 45
MPN Mpenja 179
Mpenja
Population 179
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 80 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 95 %

KBL Kabulasoke 75 %
Kabulasoke
Population Served 39,133
KTC Kanoni TC 95 %
Kanoni TC
Population Served 12,270
KYG Kyegonza 95 %
Kyegonza
Population Served 29,951
MDD Maddu 56 %
Maddu
Population Served 20,500
MPN Mpenja 95 %
Mpenja
Population Served 31,668

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 79 %
Urban Functionality 75 %

KBL Kabulasoke 85 %
Kabulasoke
Functional Sources 120
KTC Kanoni TC 75 %
Kanoni TC
Functional Sources 85
KYG Kyegonza 69 %
Kyegonza
Functional Sources 87
MDD Maddu 86 %
Maddu
Functional Sources 113
MPN Mpenja 77 %
Mpenja
Functional Sources 148

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 MpenjaRural33,33631,66995%77%--396458334117215264-4------1-1---No
 2 KyegonzaRural31,52829,95295%69%-100%193224621671682468141-1---------No
 3 MadduRural36,49320,50056%86%-100%---5-523163948-486-69-937239-4410No
 4 KabulasokeRural51,89439,13375%85%-100%15217605653915546-66-61-1------No
 5 Kanoni TCUrban12,91712,27195%-75%-1321538125013316171229------4-4---No
Total 166,168133,5258079751008613992327230411247159812010113013100104224404410No
District 166,168133,5258079751008613992327230411247159812010113013100104224404410No

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