Bugweri District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Bugweri vary from 46 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Bugweri has 560 domestic water points which serve a total of 136,884 people – 122,169 in rural areas. 55 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

64%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

106

Management

97%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NML Namalemba 434
Namalemba
Population 434
MKT Makuutu 525
Makuutu
Population 525
IBL Ibulanku 530
Ibulanku
Population 530
BYN Buyanga 602
Buyanga
Population 602
BTC Busembatia TC 2,748
Busembatia TC
Population 2,748
IGM Igombe 529
Igombe
Population 529

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 64 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 95 %

BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 14,715
BYN Buyanga 46 %
Buyanga
Population Served 30,145
IBL Ibulanku 58 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 25,706
IGM Igombe 83 %
Igombe
Population Served 18,406
MKT Makuutu 54 %
Makuutu
Population Served 19,624
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 28,288

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 64 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 95 %

BTC Busembatia TC 95 %
Busembatia TC
Population Served 14,715
BYN Buyanga 46 %
Buyanga
Population Served 30,145
IBL Ibulanku 58 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 25,706
IGM Igombe 83 %
Igombe
Population Served 18,406
MKT Makuutu 54 %
Makuutu
Population Served 19,624
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 28,288

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 100 %

BTC Busembatia TC 100 %
Busembatia TC
Functional Sources 113
BYN Buyanga 83 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 90
IBL Ibulanku 90 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 81
IGM Igombe 92 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 61
MKT Makuutu 91 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 67
NML Namalemba 86 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 93

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
BUGWERI                               
 1 NamalembaRural29,77728,28895%86%--6-620153560-603-3------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural65,55730,14546%83%--2-215112673-73-88------------No
 3 Busembatia TCUrban15,48914,71595%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
 4 IbulankuRural44,66525,70658%90%--10-101271959160-11------------No
 5 MakuutuRural36,02019,62454%91%--14-1433650-50-44------------No
 6 IgombeRural22,09318,40683%92%--101111742133-331-1------------No
Total 213,601136,884648810004214367401072811282413170000001110111753512No
District 213,601136,884648810004214367401072811282413170000001110111753512No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections