Ntungamo District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Ntungamo vary from 50 % in Kitwe TC Sub-County to 95 % in Bwongyera Sub-County. Ntungamo has 2,235 domestic water points which serve a total of 386,277 people – 347,283 in rural areas. 371 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Ntungamo has 4 piped schemes.

Access

76%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

84

Management

77%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
RES Rukoni East 222
Rukoni East
Population 222
RWS Rukoni West 373
Rukoni West
Population 373
RTL Rubaare TC 393
Rubaare TC
Population 393
NTN Ntungamo 278
Ntungamo
Population 278
IHN Ihunga 250
Ihunga
Population 250
RWK Rweikiniro 270
Rweikiniro
Population 270
NYK Nyakyera 220
Nyakyera
Population 220
NGM Ngoma 130
Ngoma
Population 130
RBR Rubaare 222
Rubaare
Population 222
RGR Rugarama 224
Rugarama
Population 224
ITJ Itojo 189
Itojo
Population 189
BWN Bwongyera 246
Bwongyera
Population 246
KBT Kibatsi 440
Kibatsi
Population 440
NYB Nyabihoko 304
Nyabihoko
Population 304
RTC Rwashamaire TC 558
Rwashamaire TC
Population 558
CDV Central DIV 592
Central DIV
Population 592
EDV Eastern DIV 217
Eastern DIV
Population 217
WDV Western DIV 837
Western DIV
Population 837
KTC Kitwe TC 283
Kitwe TC
Population 283
RHM Ruhaama 247
Ruhaama
Population 247
KYN Kayonza 313
Kayonza
Population 313

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 76 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 59 %

BWN Bwongyera 95 %
Bwongyera
Population Served 21,652
CDV Central DIV 57 %
Central DIV
Population Served 5,000
EDV Eastern DIV 95 %
Eastern DIV
Population Served 6,216
IHN Ihunga 95 %
Ihunga
Population Served 16,679
ITJ Itojo 95 %
Itojo
Population Served 24,346
KBT Kibatsi 95 %
Kibatsi
Population Served 21,238
KTC Kitwe TC 50 %
Kitwe TC
Population Served 10,362
KYN Kayonza NWSC
Kayonza
Population Served NWSC
NGM Ngoma 95 %
Ngoma
Population Served 30,044
NTN Ntungamo 95 %
Ntungamo
Population Served 33,981
NYB Nyabihoko 95 %
Nyabihoko
Population Served 23,931
NYK Nyakyera 66 %
Nyakyera
Population Served 28,898
RBR Rubaare 70 %
Rubaare
Population Served 20,433
RES Rukoni East 53 %
Rukoni East
Population Served 14,406
RGR Rugarama 63 %
Rugarama
Population Served 22,375
RHM Ruhaama NWSC
Ruhaama
Population Served NWSC
RTC Rwashamaire TC NWSC
Rwashamaire TC
Population Served NWSC
RTL Rubaare TC NWSC
Rubaare TC
Population Served NWSC
RWK Rweikiniro 68 %
Rweikiniro
Population Served 28,589
RWS Rukoni West 95 %
Rukoni West
Population Served 18,440
WDV Western DIV 83 %
Western DIV
Population Served 5,000

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 76 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 59 %

BWN Bwongyera 95 %
Bwongyera
Population Served 21,652
CDV Central DIV 57 %
Central DIV
Population Served 5,000
EDV Eastern DIV 95 %
Eastern DIV
Population Served 6,216
IHN Ihunga 95 %
Ihunga
Population Served 16,679
ITJ Itojo 95 %
Itojo
Population Served 24,346
KBT Kibatsi 95 %
Kibatsi
Population Served 21,238
KTC Kitwe TC 50 %
Kitwe TC
Population Served 10,362
KYN Kayonza NWSC
Kayonza
Population Served NWSC
NGM Ngoma 95 %
Ngoma
Population Served 30,044
NTN Ntungamo 95 %
Ntungamo
Population Served 33,981
NYB Nyabihoko 95 %
Nyabihoko
Population Served 23,931
NYK Nyakyera 66 %
Nyakyera
Population Served 28,898
RBR Rubaare 70 %
Rubaare
Population Served 20,433
RES Rukoni East 53 %
Rukoni East
Population Served 14,406
RGR Rugarama 63 %
Rugarama
Population Served 22,375
RHM Ruhaama NWSC
Ruhaama
Population Served NWSC
RTC Rwashamaire TC NWSC
Rwashamaire TC
Population Served NWSC
RTL Rubaare TC NWSC
Rubaare TC
Population Served NWSC
RWK Rweikiniro 68 %
Rweikiniro
Population Served 28,589
RWS Rukoni West 95 %
Rukoni West
Population Served 18,440
WDV Western DIV 83 %
Western DIV
Population Served 5,000

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 86 %

BWN Bwongyera 59 %
Bwongyera
Functional Sources 59
CDV Central DIV 87 %
Central DIV
Functional Sources 20
EDV Eastern DIV 96 %
Eastern DIV
Functional Sources 26
IHN Ihunga 85 %
Ihunga
Functional Sources 150
ITJ Itojo 88 %
Itojo
Functional Sources 161
KBT Kibatsi 82 %
Kibatsi
Functional Sources 110
KTC Kitwe TC 73 %
Kitwe TC
Functional Sources 29
KYN Kayonza NWSC
Kayonza
Functional Sources 68
NGM Ngoma 81 %
Ngoma
Functional Sources 129
NTN Ntungamo 85 %
Ntungamo
Functional Sources 188
NYB Nyabihoko 88 %
Nyabihoko
Functional Sources 203
NYK Nyakyera 89 %
Nyakyera
Functional Sources 132
RBR Rubaare 85 %
Rubaare
Functional Sources 68
RES Rukoni East 89 %
Rukoni East
Functional Sources 57
RGR Rugarama 85 %
Rugarama
Functional Sources 90
RHM Ruhaama NWSC
Ruhaama
Functional Sources 69
RTC Rwashamaire TC NWSC
Rwashamaire TC
Functional Sources 50
RTL Rubaare TC NWSC
Rubaare TC
Functional Sources 17
RWK Rweikiniro 71 %
Rweikiniro
Functional Sources 99
RWS Rukoni West 86 %
Rukoni West
Functional Sources 70
WDV Western DIV 92 %
Western DIV
Functional Sources 22

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
Kajara                               
 1 KibatsiRural22,35621,23895%88%--4985724125639---------311243---No
 2 Rwashamaire TCUrban8,833NWSCNWSC-89%-202221-11341-1------27128---Yes
 3 IhungaRural17,55716,67995%86%--114612019221-33527------121325---No
 4 NyabihokoRural25,19123,93195%88%-50%821395301141145112---11289-89---No
 5 BwongyeraRural22,79221,65295%63%--2812402113342682-2------61016---No
Total 96,72991,893958389503124135396271231019291231500011216528193000No
RUHAAMA                               
 1 Kitwe TCUrban20,72010,36250%-73%100%5-5951495141121-1---5-5---No
 2 NyakyeraRural43,51228,89866%89%--40343165214812718------65-65---No
 3 Rukoni EastRural27,04514,40653%90%--21-211111210-101-1------14620---No
 4 RweikiniroRural42,09428,58968%71%--32-3226329132639201232------8-8---No
 5 NtungamoRural35,76933,98195%87%--8219101281294454918119------16723---No
 6 ItojoRural25,62724,34695%89%--92101021752285134-4------40141---No
 7 Rukoni WestRural19,41118,44095%87%--2322520121165212-2------9312---No
 8 RuhaamaRural29,335NWSCNWSC67%-100%21122111829915246-6---2-222224---Yes
Total 243,513183,36375837310033635371138391771136417760157510120217919198000No
RUSHENYI                               
 1 NgomaRural31,62530,04495%81%--1431739165511122315-15------50-50---No
 2 Rubaare TCUrban15,376NWSCNWSC-85%-2-23254154-4------4-4---Yes
 3 RugaramaRural35,76922,37563%85%--20-203233586149413------21324---No
 4 KayonzaRural31,734NWSCNWSC84%--41142172192795-5------336---Yes
 5 RubaareRural29,11720,43370%85%--1321539645639415------6-6---No
Total 143,62194,805668385091697131291603129603854300000084690000No
NTUNGAMO MC                                
 1 Eastern DIVUrban6,5436,21695%-96%-12-124-44-42-2------4155503063No
 2 Western DIVUrban5,9985,00083%-92%-121134-4-11---------6-6---No
 3 Central DIVUrban8,8335,00057%-87%-16-162-2123---------112---No
Total 21,37416,2167609204014110010538202000000112135503063No
District 505,237386,27776838680779838623759547015911527411223135101314439554945503063No

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 GFS43100003010
Unknown/Not GFS192000001000
Unknown/GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS43100003030
Surface Water Based/GFS1713130701080
Total45223307080120

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