Kalungu District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Kalungu vary from 76 % in Lwabenge Sub-County to 95 % in Lukaya TC Sub-County. Kalungu has 913 domestic water points which serve a total of 173,263 people – 141,550 in rural areas. 184 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kalungu has 1 piped schemes.

Access

92%

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 358
Kalungu TC
Population 358
KLN Kalungu 312
Kalungu
Population 312
KYM Kyamulibwa 318
Kyamulibwa
Population 318
LTC Lukaya TC 580
Lukaya TC
Population 580
LWB Lwabenge 167
Lwabenge
Population 167
BKL Bukulula 254
Bukulula
Population 254

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 92 %
Rural Access 91 %
Urban Access 95 %

BKL Bukulula 95 %
Bukulula
Population Served 42,935
KLN Kalungu 95 %
Kalungu
Population Served 38,386
KTC Kalungu TC NWSC
Kalungu TC
Population Served NWSC
KYM Kyamulibwa 95 %
Kyamulibwa
Population Served 33,369
LTC Lukaya TC 95 %
Lukaya TC
Population Served 23,690
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 29
KYM Kyamulibwa 99 %
Kyamulibwa
Functional Sources 161
LTC Lukaya TC 70 %
Lukaya TC
Functional Sources 120
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 LwabengeRural35,24226,85776%83%-100%2353918572082893396---1-1------No
 2 KalunguRural40,40738,38795%85%--43750741387651111-11------3-336337No
 3 BukululaRural45,19642,93695%67%--26164272431151451915-15------1-176912030No
 4 Lukaya TCUrban24,93823,69195%-70%--221410245494-4------9736133---No
 5 KyamulibwaRural35,12633,37095%99%--26-26100210225-253-3------7-7---No
 6 Kalungu TCUrban8,444NWSCNWSC-76%-448205252-21-1------2-2---Yes
Total 189,353173,26392837110010132133319914107222941273130000101110361461,13212337No
District 189,353173,26392837110010132133319914107222941273130000101110361461,13212337No

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