Namayingo District

by November 24, 2020

The access rates in Namayingo vary from 15 % in Bukana Sub-County to 95 % in Buyinja Sub-County. Namayingo has 649 domestic water points which serve a total of 152,344 people – 141,896 in rural areas. 123 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namayingo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

61%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

334

Management

89%

Gender

81%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGN Bukana 1,392
Bukana
Population 1,392
LLW Lolwe 532
Lolwe
Population 532
SIS Sigulu Islands 350
Sigulu Islands
Population 350
BND Banda 504
Banda
Population 504
BHM Buhemba 501
Buhemba
Population 501
BSW Buswale 334
Buswale
Population 334
BYN Buyinja 424
Buyinja
Population 424
MTM Mutumba 494
Mutumba
Population 494
NTC Namayingo TC 711
Namayingo TC
Population 711

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 61 %
Rural Access 61 %
Urban Access 57 %

BGN Bukana 15 %
Bukana
Population Served 1,500
BHM Buhemba 61 %
Buhemba
Population Served 19,557
BND Banda 45 %
Banda
Population Served 22,914
BSW Buswale 89 %
Buswale
Population Served 27,818
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 24,796
LLW Lolwe 34 %
Lolwe
Population Served 4,800
MTM Mutumba 57 %
Mutumba
Population Served 28,287
NTC Namayingo TC 57 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,448
SIS Sigulu Islands 64 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 12,224

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 61 %
Rural Access 61 %
Urban Access 57 %

BGN Bukana 15 %
Bukana
Population Served 1,500
BHM Buhemba 61 %
Buhemba
Population Served 19,557
BND Banda 45 %
Banda
Population Served 22,914
BSW Buswale 89 %
Buswale
Population Served 27,818
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 24,796
LLW Lolwe 34 %
Lolwe
Population Served 4,800
MTM Mutumba 57 %
Mutumba
Population Served 28,287
NTC Namayingo TC 57 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,448
SIS Sigulu Islands 64 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 12,224

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 83 %
Urban Functionality 59 %

BGN Bukana 100 %
Bukana
Functional Sources 2
BHM Buhemba 84 %
Buhemba
Functional Sources 102
BND Banda 85 %
Banda
Functional Sources 82
BSW Buswale 68 %
Buswale
Functional Sources 63
BYN Buyinja 86 %
Buyinja
Functional Sources 89
LLW Lolwe 93 %
Lolwe
Functional Sources 14
MTM Mutumba 86 %
Mutumba
Functional Sources 87
NTC Namayingo TC 62 %
Namayingo TC
Functional Sources 29
SIS Sigulu Islands 64 %
Sigulu Islands
Functional Sources 27

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
BUKOOLI                                
 1 BandaRural50,41722,91445%86%-100%---339422452921-21---3-34-4137-5No
 2 BukanaRural10,0391,50015%100%-----1-11-1---------------No
 3 Sigulu IslandsRural19,18512,22464%67%--1342310331-1224---------20-2No
 4 BuhembaRural32,12419,55761%85%--12371843447361046------1521710-1No
 5 BuyinjaRural26,10124,79695%77%-----8210764805914------------No
 6 Namayingo TCUrban18,29310,44857%-59%-8-8681414216189------------No
 7 MutumbaRural49,30128,28757%75%-----225275275913215------------No
 8 LolweRural14,1664,80034%100%-----14115---------------25--No
 9 BuswaleRural31,12027,81889%94%--81422641048957123------------No
Total 250,746152,344618359100241236114461602883131981321130003031922119208No
District 250,746152,344618359100241236114461602883131981321130003031922119208No

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/Not GFS11000100010
Surface Water Based/Unknown55001220023
Total66000320033

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