Kiryandongo District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Kiryandongo vary from 65 % in Mutunda Sub-County to 95 % in Masindi Port Sub-County. Kiryandongo has 829 domestic water points which serve a total of 243,835 people – 210,892 in rural areas. 102 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kiryandongo has 2 piped schemes.

Access

73%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

112

Management

88%

Gender

76%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTL Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement 415
Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement
Population 415
KRY Kiryandongo 44
Kiryandongo
Population 44
MTN Mutunda 126
Mutunda
Population 126
MPR Masindi Port 41
Masindi Port
Population 41
BTC Bweyale TC 875
Bweyale TC
Population 875
KTC Kigumba TC 826
Kigumba TC
Population 826
KGM Kigumba 188
Kigumba
Population 188
KTX Kiryandongo TC 512
Kiryandongo TC
Population 512

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 73 %
Rural Access 80 %
Urban Access 47 %

BTC Bweyale TC NWSC
Bweyale TC
Population Served NWSC
KGM Kigumba 94 %
Kigumba
Population Served 51,314
KRY Kiryandongo 89 %
Kiryandongo
Population Served 89,492
KTC Kigumba TC NWSC
Kigumba TC
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement NWSC
Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement
Population Served NWSC
KTX Kiryandongo TC 95 %
Kiryandongo TC
Population Served 7,039
MPR Masindi Port 95 %
Masindi Port
Population Served 10,447
MTN Mutunda 65 %
Mutunda
Population Served 51,233

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 73 %
Rural Access 80 %
Urban Access 47 %

BTC Bweyale TC NWSC
Bweyale TC
Population Served NWSC
KGM Kigumba 94 %
Kigumba
Population Served 51,314
KRY Kiryandongo 89 %
Kiryandongo
Population Served 89,492
KTC Kigumba TC NWSC
Kigumba TC
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement NWSC
Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement
Population Served NWSC
KTX Kiryandongo TC 95 %
Kiryandongo TC
Population Served 7,039
MPR Masindi Port 95 %
Masindi Port
Population Served 10,447
MTN Mutunda 65 %
Mutunda
Population Served 51,233

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 88 %
Urban Functionality 81 %

BTC Bweyale TC NWSC
Bweyale TC
Functional Sources 29
KGM Kigumba 73 %
Kigumba
Functional Sources 104
KRY Kiryandongo 88 %
Kiryandongo
Functional Sources 230
KTC Kigumba TC NWSC
Kigumba TC
Functional Sources 20
KTL Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement NWSC
Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement
Functional Sources 29
KTX Kiryandongo TC 72 %
Kiryandongo TC
Functional Sources 21
MPR Masindi Port 100 %
Masindi Port
Functional Sources 53
MTN Mutunda 88 %
Mutunda
Functional Sources 147

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
KIBANDA                               
 1 Kiryandongo TCUrban7,4097,03995%-72%----83119514---------4-4---No
 2 Kiryandongo Refugee SettlementRural17,596NWSCNWSC100%--------28-281-1------------Yes
 3 MutundaRural78,83351,23365%89%-100%7-750116190393-66---5-5------No
 4 Masindi PortRural10,99710,44795%100%-100%---1-152-52------4-4------No
 5 KiryandongoRural100,59789,49289%91%-100%73101102113111181192-21-13-3---7057No
 6 Kigumba TCUrban23,268NWSCNWSC-80%----71813417---------------Yes
 7 Bweyale TCUrban38,896NWSCNWSC-91%67%---1832111-11------213------Yes
 8 KigumbaRural54,87151,31494%77%-100%134411859621779------6-6---1,0201921No
Total 332,467243,8357388819517421243542974453648136910120121192211,1002430No
District 332,467243,8357388819517421243542974453648136910120121192211,1002430No

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/Not GFS21100002020
Unknown/Not GFS10000001000
Total31100003020

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