Lwengo District

by May 24, 2017

The access rates in Lwengo vary from 40 % in Lwengo TC Sub-County to 95 % in Kkingo Sub-County. Lwengo has 1,432 domestic water points which serve a total of 204,390 people – 190,260 in rural areas. 304 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Lwengo has 2 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

53

Management

90%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KSK Kisekka 317
Kisekka
Population 317
KKN Kkingo 348
Kkingo
Population 348
KYZ Kyazanga 216
Kyazanga
Population 216
LWN Lwengo 227
Lwengo
Population 227
LTC Lwengo TC 501
Lwengo TC
Population 501
MLN Malongo 220
Malongo
Population 220
NDG Ndagwe 273
Ndagwe
Population 273
KTC Kyazanga TC Unknown
Kyazanga TC
Population 0

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 72 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 44 %

KKN Kkingo 95 %
Kkingo
Population Served 33,587
KSK Kisekka 95 %
Kisekka
Population Served 48,097
KTC Kyazanga TC 48 %
Kyazanga TC
Population Served 7,716
KYZ Kyazanga 73 %
Kyazanga
Population Served 26,008
LTC Lwengo TC 40 %
Lwengo TC
Population Served 6,415
LWN Lwengo 52 %
Lwengo
Population Served 26,706
MLN Malongo 50 %
Malongo
Population Served 19,661
NDG Ndagwe 92 %
Ndagwe
Population Served 36,198

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 77 %

KKN Kkingo 66 %
Kkingo
Functional Sources 161
KSK Kisekka 69 %
Kisekka
Functional Sources 227
KTC Kyazanga TC 73 %
Kyazanga TC
Functional Sources 32
KYZ Kyazanga 90 %
Kyazanga
Functional Sources 133
LTC Lwengo TC 86 %
Lwengo TC
Functional Sources 19
LWN Lwengo 84 %
Lwengo
Functional Sources 130
MLN Malongo 92 %
Malongo
Functional Sources 240
NDG Ndagwe 82 %
Ndagwe
Functional Sources 186

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
BUKOTO                               
 1 KkingoRural35,35633,58895%66%--4836844739861762343144------6-6---No
 2 KyazangaRural35,76826,00873%90%-50%---8513206261053108112----11500719No
 3 Kyazanga TCUrban15,9877,71648%-73%----415791614-14------729---No
 4 NdagweRural39,40036,19892%82%-60%12362248616143010521072241-12-2---No
 5 LwengoRural51,39926,70652%84%-100%---42145622103266-66---1-1---8--No
 6 MalongoRural39,01819,66150%92%-67%1-1231033209291963199426---------No
 7 KisekkaRural50,63048,09995%69%-100%14721956916429275681-81---2-2819---No
 8 Lwengo TCUrban15,9836,41540%-86%100%---123111121-1---1-16-6407210No
Total 283,541204,390727977716445109282164446142822246119620751250529433915929No
District 283,541204,390727977716445109282164446142822246119620751250529433915929No

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 GFS22001000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS33003000030
Total55000000030

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