Bulambuli District

by February 19, 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 140,506 people – 132,684 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

115

Management

83%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BMS Bumasobo 116
Bumasobo
Population 116
BNM Bunambutye 36
Bunambutye
Population 36
LSH Lusha 2,703
Lusha
Population 2,703
BMG Bumugibole 245
Bumugibole
Population 245
BGN Buginyanya 1,280
Buginyanya
Population 1,280
BKH Bukhalu 636
Bukhalu
Population 636
BLG Bulaago 278
Bulaago
Population 278
NMS Namisuni 2,674
Namisuni
Population 2,674
BLA Buluganya 612
Buluganya
Population 612
BWK Bwikhonge 119
Bwikhonge
Population 119
MSR Masiira 238
Masiira
Population 238
NBN Nabbongo 455
Nabbongo
Population 455
SSY Sisiyi 1,075
Sisiyi
Population 1,075
BTC Bulambuli TC 776
Bulambuli TC
Population 776
BTL Bulegeni TC 3,015
Bulegeni TC
Population 3,015
KMU Kamu 2,556
Kamu
Population 2,556
MYM Muyembe 1,266
Muyembe
Population 1,266
SMU Simu 455
Simu
Population 455
BLI Bulegeni 783
Bulegeni
Population 783

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 5,906
BKH Bukhalu 51 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 14,850
BLA Buluganya 95 %
Buluganya
Population Served 9,560
BLG Bulaago 88 %
Bulaago
Population Served 9,400
BLI Bulegeni 92 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 4,600
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 7,153
BMS Bumasobo 90 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 8,262
BNM Bunambutye 69 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 6,609
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 5,422
BTL Bulegeni TC 19 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,400
BWK Bwikhonge 51 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 4,512
KMU Kamu 55 %
Kamu
Population Served 3,850
LSH Lusha 53 %
Lusha
Population Served 9,150
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 10,435
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 8,320
NBN Nabbongo 81 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 8,718
NMS Namisuni 92 %
Namisuni
Population Served 9,106
SMU Simu 31 %
Simu
Population Served 1,900
SSY Sisiyi 72 %
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 TCUrban5,7075,42295%-60%----7310123314------7613---No
 2 BumugiboleRural7,5307,15495%98%--26127------2-2------22-22---No
 3 BuginyanyaRural6,2185,90795%98%--26-26------2-2------11112---No
 4 BukhaluRural28,86614,85051%66%--3-32232512517----------1111---No
 5 SimuRural6,0391,90031%67%--538---1-1---------------No
 6 Bulegeni TCUrban12,4712,40019%-67%-213---------------8412---No
 7 BulegeniRural5,0264,60092%84%--6281-1112---------13114---No
 8 LushaRural17,4049,15053%96%--21-21---------------31233---No
 9 MasiiraRural10,98510,43695%99%--44145---------------26-26---No
 10 BuluganyaRural10,0649,56195%100%--39-39---------------22-22---No
 11 MuyembeRural8,7598,32195%88%--1-11431719120---------213---No
 12 KamuRural7,0513,85055%79%--325---------------16319---No
 13 BwikhongeRural8,8644,51251%94%-----11213-132-2------------No
 14 NamisuniRural9,8579,10692%87%--24226------1-1------21526---No
 15 BumasoboRural9,1328,26290%67%--19524---1-1112------111021---No
 16 SisiyiRural14,36610,35072%69%--291342---------------9413---No
 17 BunambutyeRural9,6116,60969%96%--------211222-2------------No
 18 NabbongoRural10,7948,71881%94%-----1311415-15213------------No
 19 BulaagoRural10,6329,40088%55%--28129---------------12324---No
Total 199,376140,5067085620276313075811698410941531800000020071271000No
District 199,376140,5067085620276313075811698410941531800000020071271000No

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