Kalungu District

by July 25, 2017

The access rates in Kalungu vary from 76 % in Lwabenge Sub-County to 95 % in Lukaya TC Sub-County. Kalungu has 914 domestic water points which serve a total of 173,952 people – 142,090 in rural areas. 184 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kalungu has 1 piped schemes.

Access

91%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

20

Management

94%

Gender

48%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTC Kalungu TC 359
Kalungu TC
Population 359
KLN Kalungu 314
Kalungu
Population 314
KYM Kyamulibwa 320
Kyamulibwa
Population 320
LTC Lukaya TC 582
Lukaya TC
Population 582
LWB Lwabenge 168
Lwabenge
Population 168
BKL Bukulula 255
Bukulula
Population 255

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 91 %
Rural Access 91 %
Urban Access 95 %

BKL Bukulula 95 %
Bukulula
Population Served 43,139
KLN Kalungu 95 %
Kalungu
Population Served 38,568
KTC Kalungu TC NWSC
Kalungu TC
Population Served NWSC
KYM Kyamulibwa 95 %
Kyamulibwa
Population Served 33,526
LTC Lukaya TC 95 %
Lukaya TC
Population Served 23,802
LWB Lwabenge 76 %
Lwabenge
Population Served 26,857

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 83 %
Urban Functionality 71 %

BKL Bukulula 67 %
Bukulula
Functional Sources 128
KLN Kalungu 85 %
Kalungu
Functional Sources 137
KTC Kalungu TC NWSC
Kalungu TC
Functional Sources 30
KYM Kyamulibwa 99 %
Kyamulibwa
Functional Sources 162
LTC Lukaya TC 70 %
Lukaya TC
Functional Sources 119
LWB Lwabenge 83 %
Lwabenge
Functional Sources 154

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
KALUNGU                               
 1 LwabengeRural35,40926,85776%83%-100%2353918572082893396---1-1------No
 2 KalunguRural40,59938,56995%85%--43750741387651111-11------3-336337No
 3 BukululaRural45,41143,14095%67%--26164272431151451915-15------1-176912030No
 4 Lukaya TCUrban25,05623,80395%-70%--221310235494-4------9736133---No
 5 KyamulibwaRural35,29233,52795%99%--26-26100210226-263-3------7-7---No
 6 Kalungu TCUrban8,484NWSCNWSC-77%-448215262-21-1------2-2---Yes
Total 190,251173,95791837110010132133319914107322951273130000101110361461,13212337No
District 190,245173,95291837110010132133319914107322951273130000101110361461,13212337No

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/Not GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS21010002020
Total32010002020

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