Namayingo District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Namayingo vary from 20 % in Bukana Sub-County to 95 % in Buyinja Sub-County. Namayingo has 668 domestic water points which serve a total of 157,882 people – 147,434 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

277

Management

89%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGN Bukana 1,439
Bukana
Population 1,439
LLW Lolwe 550
Lolwe
Population 550
SIS Sigulu Islands 362
Sigulu Islands
Population 362
BND Banda 521
Banda
Population 521
BHM Buhemba 518
Buhemba
Population 518
BSW Buswale 345
Buswale
Population 345
BYN Buyinja 438
Buyinja
Population 438
MTM Mutumba 511
Mutumba
Population 511
NTC Namayingo TC 735
Namayingo TC
Population 735

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 55 %

BGN Bukana 20 %
Bukana
Population Served 2,100
BHM Buhemba 62 %
Buhemba
Population Served 20,457
BND Banda 44 %
Banda
Population Served 23,114
BSW Buswale 94 %
Buswale
Population Served 30,218
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 25,635
LLW Lolwe 33 %
Lolwe
Population Served 4,800
MTM Mutumba 57 %
Mutumba
Population Served 28,887
NTC Namayingo TC 55 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,448
SIS Sigulu Islands 62 %
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 55 %

BGN Bukana 20 %
Bukana
Population Served 2,100
BHM Buhemba 62 %
Buhemba
Population Served 20,457
BND Banda 44 %
Banda
Population Served 23,114
BSW Buswale 94 %
Buswale
Population Served 30,218
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 25,635
LLW Lolwe 33 %
Lolwe
Population Served 4,800
MTM Mutumba 57 %
Mutumba
Population Served 28,887
NTC Namayingo TC 55 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,448
SIS Sigulu Islands 62 %
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 BandaRural52,12323,11444%86%-100%---339422452921-21---3-34-4137-5No
 2 BukanaRural10,3792,10020%100%-----1-11-1---------------No
 3 Sigulu IslandsRural19,83412,22462%67%--1342310331-1224---------20-2No
 4 BuhembaRural33,21120,45762%85%--12371843447361046------1521710-1No
 5 BuyinjaRural26,98425,63595%78%-----8210764805914------------No
 6 Namayingo TCUrban18,91210,44855%-59%-8-8681414216189------------No
 7 MutumbaRural50,97028,88757%76%-----225275275913215------------No
 8 LolweRural14,6454,80033%100%-----14115---------------25--No
 9 BuswaleRural32,17330,21894%95%--81422641048957123------------No
Total 259,231157,882618359100251237114461603063133781321130003031922119208No
District 259,231157,882618359100251237114461603063133781321130003031922119208No

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