Bulambuli District

by May 24, 2017

The access rates in Bulambuli vary from 19 % in Bulegeni TC Sub-County to 95 % in Buginyanya Sub-County. Bulambuli has 759 domestic water points which serve a total of 141,044 people – 133,160 in rural areas. 126 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bulambuli has 2 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

116

Management

83%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BMS Bumasobo 117
Bumasobo
Population 117
BNM Bunambutye 36
Bunambutye
Population 36
LSH Lusha 2,734
Lusha
Population 2,734
BMG Bumugibole 247
Bumugibole
Population 247
BGN Buginyanya 1,295
Buginyanya
Population 1,295
BKH Bukhalu 643
Bukhalu
Population 643
BLG Bulaago 281
Bulaago
Population 281
NMS Namisuni 2,704
Namisuni
Population 2,704
BLA Buluganya 619
Buluganya
Population 619
BWK Bwikhonge 120
Bwikhonge
Population 120
MSR Masiira 240
Masiira
Population 240
NBN Nabbongo 460
Nabbongo
Population 460
SSY Sisiyi 1,087
Sisiyi
Population 1,087
BTC Bulambuli TC 785
Bulambuli TC
Population 785
BTL Bulegeni TC 3,050
Bulegeni TC
Population 3,050
KMU Kamu 2,586
Kamu
Population 2,586
MYM Muyembe 1,280
Muyembe
Population 1,280
SMU Simu 460
Simu
Population 460
BLI Bulegeni 792
Bulegeni
Population 792

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 70 %
Rural Access 73 %
Urban Access 43 %

BGN Buginyanya 95 %
Buginyanya
Population Served 5,974
BKH Bukhalu 51 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 14,850
BLA Buluganya 95 %
Buluganya
Population Served 9,669
BLG Bulaago 87 %
Bulaago
Population Served 9,400
BLI Bulegeni 90 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 4,600
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 7,234
BMS Bumasobo 89 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 8,262
BNM Bunambutye 68 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 6,609
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 5,483
BTL Bulegeni TC 19 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,400
BWK Bwikhonge 50 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 4,512
KMU Kamu 54 %
Kamu
Population Served 3,850
LSH Lusha 52 %
Lusha
Population Served 9,150
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 10,555
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 8,415
NBN Nabbongo 80 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 8,718
NMS Namisuni 91 %
Namisuni
Population Served 9,106
SMU Simu 31 %
Simu
Population Served 1,900
SSY Sisiyi 71 %
Sisiyi
Population Served 10,350

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 62 %

BGN Buginyanya 98 %
Buginyanya
Functional Sources 39
BKH Bukhalu 66 %
Bukhalu
Functional Sources 37
BLA Buluganya 100 %
Buluganya
Functional Sources 61
BLG Bulaago 55 %
Bulaago
Functional Sources 29
BLI Bulegeni 84 %
Bulegeni
Functional Sources 21
BMG Bumugibole 98 %
Bumugibole
Functional Sources 50
BMS Bumasobo 67 %
Bumasobo
Functional Sources 32
BNM Bunambutye 96 %
Bunambutye
Functional Sources 23
BTC Bulambuli TC 60 %
Bulambuli TC
Functional Sources 18
BTL Bulegeni TC 67 %
Bulegeni TC
Functional Sources 10
BWK Bwikhonge 94 %
Bwikhonge
Functional Sources 16
KMU Kamu 79 %
Kamu
Functional Sources 19
LSH Lusha 96 %
Lusha
Functional Sources 52
MSR Masiira 99 %
Masiira
Functional Sources 70
MYM Muyembe 88 %
Muyembe
Functional Sources 36
NBN Nabbongo 94 %
Nabbongo
Functional Sources 30
NMS Namisuni 87 %
Namisuni
Functional Sources 46
SMU Simu 67 %
Simu
Functional Sources 6
SSY Sisiyi 69 %
Sisiyi
Functional Sources 38

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
BULAMBULI                               
 1 Bulambuli TCUrban5,7735,48495%-60%----7310123314------7613---No
 2 BumugiboleRural7,6167,23595%98%--26127------2-2------22-22---No
 3 BuginyanyaRural6,2895,97595%98%--26-26------2-2------11112---No
 4 BukhaluRural29,19714,85051%66%--3-32232512517----------1111---No
 5 SimuRural6,1081,90031%67%--538---1-1---------------No
 6 Bulegeni TCUrban12,6132,40019%-67%-213---------------8412---No
 7 BulegeniRural5,0844,60090%84%--6281-1112---------13114---No
 8 LushaRural17,6049,15052%96%--21-21---------------31233---No
 9 MasiiraRural11,11110,55595%99%--44145---------------26-26---No
 10 BuluganyaRural10,1809,67195%100%--39-39---------------22-22---No
 11 MuyembeRural8,8598,41695%88%--1-11431719120---------213---No
 12 KamuRural7,1323,85054%79%--325---------------16319---No
 13 BwikhongeRural8,9654,51250%94%-----11213-132-2------------No
 14 NamisuniRural9,9709,10691%87%--24226------1-1------21526---No
 15 BumasoboRural9,2378,26289%67%--19524---1-1112------111021---No
 16 SisiyiRural14,53110,35071%69%--291342---------------9413---No
 17 BunambutyeRural9,7216,60968%96%--------211222-2------------No
 18 NabbongoRural10,9188,71880%94%-----1311415-15213------------No
 19 BulaagoRural10,7549,40087%55%--28129---------------12324---No
Total 201,662141,0447085620276313075811698410941531800000020071271000No
District 201,662141,0447085620276313075811698410941531800000020071271000No

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
Surface Water Based/GFS21010000000
Unknown/GFS54010000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10010000000
Total85030000000

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