Kampala District

by June 22, 2017

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,602,638 and is the largest area of NWSC operations serving an 1,395,649 at an access rate of 87 %.

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KDV Kawempe DIV 11,602
Kawempe DIV
Population 11,602
NDV Nakawa DIV 6,584
Nakawa DIV
Population 6,584
MDV Makindye DIV 9,563
Makindye DIV
Population 9,563
CDV Central DIV 5,572
Central DIV
Population 5,572
LDV Lubaga DIV 10,860
Lubaga DIV
Population 10,860

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.

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Unknown/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/GFS10000000000

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