Lwengo District

by September 25, 2017

The access rates in Lwengo vary from 44 % in Lwengo TC Sub-County to 95 % in Kkingo Sub-County. Lwengo has 1,433 domestic water points which serve a total of 204,532 people – 190,101 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 316
Kisekka
Population 316
KKN Kkingo 347
Kkingo
Population 347
KYZ Kyazanga 215
Kyazanga
Population 215
LWN Lwengo 226
Lwengo
Population 226
LTC Lwengo TC 459
Lwengo TC
Population 459
MLN Malongo 223
Malongo
Population 223
NDG Ndagwe 275
Ndagwe
Population 275
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 75 %
Urban Access 48 %

KKN Kkingo 95 %
Kkingo
Population Served 33,525
KSK Kisekka 95 %
Kisekka
Population Served 48,001
KTC Kyazanga TC 51 %
Kyazanga TC
Population Served 8,016
KYZ Kyazanga 73 %
Kyazanga
Population Served 26,008
LTC Lwengo TC 44 %
Lwengo TC
Population Served 6,415
LWN Lwengo 52 %
Lwengo
Population Served 26,706
MLN Malongo 50 %
Malongo
Population Served 19,661
NDG Ndagwe 91 %
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 78 %

KKN Kkingo 66 %
Kkingo
Functional Sources 161
KSK Kisekka 69 %
Kisekka
Functional Sources 227
KTC Kyazanga TC 73 %
Kyazanga TC
Functional Sources 33
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 KkingoRural35,29033,52695%66%--4836844739861762343144------6-6---No
 2 KyazangaRural35,69126,00873%90%-50%---8513206261053108112----11500719No
 3 Kyazanga TCUrban15,6408,01651%-73%----415891714-14------729---No
 4 NdagweRural39,70136,19891%82%-60%12362248616143010521072241-12-2---No
 5 LwengoRural51,13026,70652%84%-100%---42145622103266-66---1-1---8--No
 6 MalongoRural39,50019,66150%92%-67%1-1231033209291963199426---------No
 7 KisekkaRural50,52948,00395%69%-100%14721956916429275681-81---2-2819---No
 8 Lwengo TCUrban14,6376,41544%-86%100%---123111121-1---1-16-6407210No
Total 282,118204,532727978716445109282164446143822256119620751250529433915929No
District 282,118204,532727978716445109282164446143822256119620751250529433915929No

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