Nwoya District

by December 7, 2022

The access rates in Nwoya vary from 29 % in Anaka TC Sub-County to 95 % in Anaka (Payira) Sub-County. Nwoya has 573 domestic water points which serve a total of 145,195 people – 137,332 in rural areas. 125 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Nwoya has 1 piped schemes.

Access

55%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

114

Management

92%

Gender

75%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ANA Anaka (Payira) 142
Anaka (Payira)
Population 142
ATC Anaka TC 330
Anaka TC
Population 330
ALR Alero 62
Alero
Population 62
KCH Koch-Goma 57
Koch-Goma
Population 57
PRN Purongo 34
Purongo
Population 34

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 55 %
Rural Access 58 %
Urban Access 29 %

ALR Alero 44 %
Alero
Population Served 36,130
ANA Anaka (Payira) 95 %
Anaka (Payira)
Population Served 20,998
ATC Anaka TC 29 %
Anaka TC
Population Served 7,862
KCH Koch-Goma 59 %
Koch-Goma
Population Served 41,680
PRN Purongo 62 %
Purongo
Population Served 38,524

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 55 %
Rural Access 58 %
Urban Access 29 %

ALR Alero 44 %
Alero
Population Served 36,130
ANA Anaka (Payira) 95 %
Anaka (Payira)
Population Served 20,998
ATC Anaka TC 29 %
Anaka TC
Population Served 7,862
KCH Koch-Goma 59 %
Koch-Goma
Population Served 41,680
PRN Purongo 62 %
Purongo
Population Served 38,524

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 79 %
Urban Functionality 62 %

ALR Alero 82 %
Alero
Functional Sources 107
ANA Anaka (Payira) 81 %
Anaka (Payira)
Functional Sources 92
ATC Anaka TC 57 %
Anaka TC
Functional Sources 20
KCH Koch-Goma 70 %
Koch-Goma
Functional Sources 104
PRN Purongo 77 %
Purongo
Functional Sources 106

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
NWOYA                               
 1 Anaka (Payira)Rural22,10320,99895%83%--151166612671077213------235---No
 2 AleroRural82,54936,13044%84%--21223448811394145------------No
 3 PurongoRural62,10038,52462%78%--242262577822100224------------No
 4 Anaka TCUrban26,9157,86229%-62%-1-111215419-22------3811---No
 5 Koch-GomaRural70,06941,68059%73%--10414514198225107325------4-4---No
Total 263,736145,195557962071980192645342684108111900000081119000No
District 263,736145,195557962071980192645342684108111900000081119000No

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
Groundwater based/Unknown11000100000
Total11000100000

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