Namisindwa District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Namisindwa vary from 45 % in Bumbo Sub-County to 95 % in Bupoto Sub-County. Namisindwa has 798 domestic water points which serve a total of 165,513 people – 157,483 in rural areas. 17 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namisindwa has 2 piped schemes.

Access

67%

Rural Functionality

98%

Equity

87

Management

96%

Gender

69%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NMO Namboko 877
Namboko
Population 877
LTC Lwakhakha TC 1,158
Lwakhakha TC
Population 1,158
MGT Magale TC Unknown
Magale TC
Population 0
BMW Bumwoni 1,042
Bumwoni
Population 1,042
BKK Bukokho 1,231
Bukokho
Population 1,231
BKB Bukiabi 1,007
Bukiabi
Population 1,007
MGL Magale 913
Magale
Population 913
BBT Bubutu 745
Bubutu
Population 745
BKH Bukhabusi 1,062
Bukhabusi
Population 1,062
BKA Bukhaweka 961
Bukhaweka
Population 961
BMB Bumbo 1,341
Bumbo
Population 1,341
BPT Bupoto 276
Bupoto
Population 276
BWB Buwabwala 1,223
Buwabwala
Population 1,223
MKH Mukhoto 293
Mukhoto
Population 293
NMB Namabya 1,015
Namabya
Population 1,015
TSK Tsekululu 1,366
Tsekululu
Population 1,366

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 67 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 50 %

BBT Bubutu 60 %
Bubutu
Population Served 17,054
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 10,629
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,900
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 11,604
BKK Bukokho 63 %
Bukokho
Population Served 15,221
BMB Bumbo 45 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 94 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 22,104
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 13,231
BWB Buwabwala 92 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,906
LTC Lwakhakha TC 49 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,518
MGL Magale 54 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 50 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 63 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 6,250
NMB Namabya 65 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,350
NMO Namboko 50 %
Namboko
Population Served 6,324
TSK Tsekululu 59 %
Tsekululu
Population Served 11,756

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 67 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 50 %

BBT Bubutu 60 %
Bubutu
Population Served 17,054
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 10,629
BKB Bukiabi 50 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,900
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 11,604
BKK Bukokho 63 %
Bukokho
Population Served 15,221
BMB Bumbo 45 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 94 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 22,104
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 13,231
BWB Buwabwala 92 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,906
LTC Lwakhakha TC 49 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,518
MGL Magale 54 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 50 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 63 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 6,250
NMB Namabya 65 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,350
NMO Namboko 50 %
Namboko
Population Served 6,324
TSK Tsekululu 59 %
Tsekululu
Population Served 11,756

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 98 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BBT Bubutu 94 %
Bubutu
Functional Sources 75
BKA Bukhaweka 100 %
Bukhaweka
Functional Sources 58
BKB Bukiabi 100 %
Bukiabi
Functional Sources 29
BKH Bukhabusi 93 %
Bukhabusi
Functional Sources 57
BKK Bukokho 100 %
Bukokho
Functional Sources 75
BMB Bumbo 100 %
Bumbo
Functional Sources 52
BMW Bumwoni 94 %
Bumwoni
Functional Sources 44
BPT Bupoto 98 %
Bupoto
Functional Sources 80
BWB Buwabwala 100 %
Buwabwala
Functional Sources 40
LTC Lwakhakha TC 100 %
Lwakhakha TC
Functional Sources 27
MGL Magale 98 %
Magale
Functional Sources 43
MGT Magale TC 100 %
Magale TC
Functional Sources 12
MKH Mukhoto 100 %
Mukhoto
Functional Sources 29
NMB Namabya 97 %
Namabya
Functional Sources 37
NMO Namboko 96 %
Namboko
Functional Sources 26
TSK Tsekululu 100 %
Tsekululu
Functional Sources 62

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
Namisindwa                               
 1 BumboRural20,4349,16245%100%--27-27---2-22-2------21-21---No
 2 BuwabwalaRural8,5627,90692%100%--32-32---2-21-1------5-5---No
 3 NamabyaRural12,7868,35065%98%--31-31---5-5---------112---No
 4 BubutuRural28,65417,05460%94%--451465-5164209-9------------No
 5 BukokhoRural23,97315,22163%100%--32-321-116-164-4------22-22---No
 6 NambokoRural12,5576,32450%97%--121134-46-64-4------------No
 7 BukiabiRural13,8136,90050%100%--22-22---5-5---------2-2---No
 8 BukhawekaRural11,18810,62995%100%--54-54---2-21-1------1-1---No
 9 MagaleRural20,32010,99254%98%--28-28---111123-3------1-1243416No
 10 Lwakhakha TCUrban11,1885,51849%-100%-18-18---4-43-3------2-2---No
 11 Magale TCUrban5,0232,51250%-100%-5-5---5-52-2------------No
 12 BumwoniRural23,63122,10494%94%--30-301-18210112------4-44331216No
 13 TsekululuRural20,09211,75659%100%--34-34------1-1------27-27---No
 14 BukhabusiRural12,21511,60495%94%--49150------325------516---No
 15 MukhotoRural9,9326,25063%100%--26-26---------------3-3---No
 16 BupotoRural13,92713,23195%98%--641651-12-22-2------11112---No
Total 248,295165,51367981000529453312012877943633900000011731206761632No
District 248,295165,51367981000529453312012877943633900000011731206761632No

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/GFS22002000000
Total22000000000

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