Namayingo District

by January 22, 2020

The access rates in Namayingo vary from 6 % in Bukana Sub-County to 95 % in Buyinja Sub-County. Namayingo has 619 domestic water points which serve a total of 142,981 people – 132,333 in rural areas. 125 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namayingo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

58%

Rural Functionality

81%

Equity

706

Management

91%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGN Bukana 1,361
Bukana
Population 1,361
LLW Lolwe 520
Lolwe
Population 520
SIS Sigulu Islands 342
Sigulu Islands
Population 342
BND Banda 492
Banda
Population 492
BHM Buhemba 490
Buhemba
Population 490
BSW Buswale 327
Buswale
Population 327
BYN Buyinja 415
Buyinja
Population 415
MTM Mutumba 483
Mutumba
Population 483
NTC Namayingo TC 695
Namayingo TC
Population 695

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 58 %
Rural Access 58 %
Urban Access 60 %

BGN Bukana 6 %
Bukana
Population Served 600
BHM Buhemba 63 %
Buhemba
Population Served 19,857
BND Banda 45 %
Banda
Population Served 22,014
BSW Buswale 81 %
Buswale
Population Served 24,518
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 24,239
LLW Lolwe 32 %
Lolwe
Population Served 4,500
MTM Mutumba 54 %
Mutumba
Population Served 25,881
NTC Namayingo TC 60 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,648
SIS Sigulu Islands 57 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 10,724

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 58 %
Rural Access 58 %
Urban Access 60 %

BGN Bukana 6 %
Bukana
Population Served 600
BHM Buhemba 63 %
Buhemba
Population Served 19,857
BND Banda 45 %
Banda
Population Served 22,014
BSW Buswale 81 %
Buswale
Population Served 24,518
BYN Buyinja 95 %
Buyinja
Population Served 24,239
LLW Lolwe 32 %
Lolwe
Population Served 4,500
MTM Mutumba 54 %
Mutumba
Population Served 25,881
NTC Namayingo TC 60 %
Namayingo TC
Population Served 10,648
SIS Sigulu Islands 57 %
Sigulu Islands
Population Served 10,724

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 81 %
Urban Functionality 62 %

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 BandaRural49,28522,01445%85%-100%---339422452921-21---3-34-4137-5No
 2 BukanaRural9,8136006%100%-----1-11-1---------------No
 3 Sigulu IslandsRural18,75410,72457%63%--1342310331-1224---------20-2No
 4 BuhembaRural31,40319,85763%84%--12371843447361046------1521710-1No
 5 BuyinjaRural25,51524,23995%86%-----8210764805914------------No
 6 Namayingo TCUrban17,88210,64860%-62%-8-8681414216189------------No
 7 MutumbaRural48,19525,88154%86%-----225275275913215------------No
 8 LolweRural13,8484,50032%93%-----14115---------------25--No
 9 BuswaleRural30,42124,51881%68%--81422641048957123------------No
Total 245,116142,981588162100181937119401592593129079331120003031922119208No
District 245,116142,981588162100181937119401592593129079331120003031922119208No

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