Namisindwa District

by July 13, 2020

The access rates in Namisindwa vary from 47 % in Bumbo Sub-County to 95 % in Buwabwala Sub-County. Namisindwa has 790 domestic water points which serve a total of 161,378 people – 153,348 in rural areas. 17 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namisindwa has 2 piped schemes.

Access

68%

Rural Functionality

98%

Equity

87

Management

97%

Gender

69%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NMO Namboko 837
Namboko
Population 837
LTC Lwakhakha TC 1,105
Lwakhakha TC
Population 1,105
MGT Magale TC Unknown
Magale TC
Population 0
BMW Bumwoni 994
Bumwoni
Population 994
BKK Bukokho 1,175
Bukokho
Population 1,175
BKB Bukiabi 961
Bukiabi
Population 961
MGL Magale 872
Magale
Population 872
BBT Bubutu 711
Bubutu
Population 711
BKH Bukhabusi 1,014
Bukhabusi
Population 1,014
BKA Bukhaweka 917
Bukhaweka
Population 917
BMB Bumbo 1,280
Bumbo
Population 1,280
BPT Bupoto 263
Bupoto
Population 263
BWB Buwabwala 1,167
Buwabwala
Population 1,167
MKH Mukhoto 279
Mukhoto
Population 279
NMB Namabya 969
Namabya
Population 969
TSK Tsekululu 1,303
Tsekululu
Population 1,303

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 68 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 52 %

BBT Bubutu 61 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,754
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 10,144
BKB Bukiabi 49 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,400
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 11,076
BKK Bukokho 66 %
Bukokho
Population Served 15,021
BMB Bumbo 47 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 21,427
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 12,628
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,763
LTC Lwakhakha TC 52 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,518
MGL Magale 57 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 52 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 64 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 6,050
NMB Namabya 68 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,350
NMO Namboko 49 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,824
TSK Tsekululu 61 %
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 68 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 52 %

BBT Bubutu 61 %
Bubutu
Population Served 16,754
BKA Bukhaweka 95 %
Bukhaweka
Population Served 10,144
BKB Bukiabi 49 %
Bukiabi
Population Served 6,400
BKH Bukhabusi 95 %
Bukhabusi
Population Served 11,076
BKK Bukokho 66 %
Bukokho
Population Served 15,021
BMB Bumbo 47 %
Bumbo
Population Served 9,162
BMW Bumwoni 95 %
Bumwoni
Population Served 21,427
BPT Bupoto 95 %
Bupoto
Population Served 12,628
BWB Buwabwala 95 %
Buwabwala
Population Served 7,763
LTC Lwakhakha TC 52 %
Lwakhakha TC
Population Served 5,518
MGL Magale 57 %
Magale
Population Served 10,992
MGT Magale TC 52 %
Magale TC
Population Served 2,512
MKH Mukhoto 64 %
Mukhoto
Population Served 6,050
NMB Namabya 68 %
Namabya
Population Served 8,350
NMO Namboko 49 %
Namboko
Population Served 5,824
TSK Tsekululu 61 %
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 BumboRural19,5049,16247%100%--27-27---2-22-2------21-21---No
 2 BuwabwalaRural8,1727,76395%100%--32-32---2-21-1------5-5---No
 3 NamabyaRural12,2038,35068%98%--31-31---5-5---------112---No
 4 BubutuRural27,34916,75461%94%--451465-5164209-9------------No
 5 BukokhoRural22,88215,02166%100%--32-321-116-164-4------22-22---No
 6 NambokoRural11,9865,82449%96%--121134-46-64-4------------No
 7 BukiabiRural13,1846,40049%100%--22-22---5-5---------2-2---No
 8 BukhawekaRural10,67810,14495%100%--54-54---2-21-1------1-1---No
 9 MagaleRural19,39510,99257%98%--28-28---111123-3------1-1243416No
 10 Lwakhakha TCUrban10,6785,51852%-100%-18-18---4-43-3------2-2---No
 11 Magale TCUrban4,7942,51252%-100%-5-5---5-52-2------------No
 12 BumwoniRural22,55521,42795%94%--30-301-18210112------4-44331216No
 13 TsekululuRural19,17711,75661%100%--34-34------1-1------27-27---No
 14 BukhabusiRural11,65911,07695%94%--49150------325------516---No
 15 MukhotoRural9,4796,05064%100%--26-26---------------3-3---No
 16 BupotoRural13,29312,62895%98%--641651-12-22-2------11112---No
Total 236,988161,37868981000524452812012847913633900000011731206761632No
District 236,988161,37868981000524452812012847913633900000011731206761632No

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