Bugweri District

by September 29, 2023

The access rates in Bugweri vary from 47 % in Buyanga Sub-County to 95 % in Namalemba Sub-County. Bugweri has 555 domestic water points which serve a total of 135,567 people – 121,062 in rural areas. 19 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

64%

Rural Functionality

96%

Equity

101

Management

100%

Gender

90%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NML Namalemba 428
Namalemba
Population 428
MKT Makuutu 518
Makuutu
Population 518
IBL Ibulanku 523
Ibulanku
Population 523
BYN Buyanga 593
Buyanga
Population 593
BTC Busembatia TC 2,709
Busembatia TC
Population 2,709
IGM Igombe 522
Igombe
Population 522

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 14,506
BYN Buyanga 47 %
Buyanga
Population Served 30,145
IBL Ibulanku 58 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 25,706
IGM Igombe 82 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,900
MKT Makuutu 55 %
Makuutu
Population Served 19,424
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 27,886

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 14,506
BYN Buyanga 47 %
Buyanga
Population Served 30,145
IBL Ibulanku 58 %
Ibulanku
Population Served 25,706
IGM Igombe 82 %
Igombe
Population Served 17,900
MKT Makuutu 55 %
Makuutu
Population Served 19,424
NML Namalemba 95 %
Namalemba
Population Served 27,886

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 96 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BTC Busembatia TC 100 %
Busembatia TC
Functional Sources 113
BYN Buyanga 92 %
Buyanga
Functional Sources 94
IBL Ibulanku 97 %
Ibulanku
Functional Sources 83
IGM Igombe 95 %
Igombe
Functional Sources 59
MKT Makuutu 93 %
Makuutu
Functional Sources 65
NML Namalemba 99 %
Namalemba
Functional Sources 103

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 NamalembaRural29,35427,88695%99%--6-635-3557-57112------4-4753512No
 2 BuyangaRural64,62630,14547%93%---1126-2666167268------------No
 3 Busembatia TCUrban15,26914,50695%-100%-------6-6---------107-107---No
 4 IbulankuRural44,03125,70658%97%--911019-19542561-1------------No
 5 MakuutuRural35,50919,42455%95%--131146-645247123------------No
 6 IgombeRural21,77917,90082%95%--10-1020-2029332---------------No
Total 210,568135,56764961000392411060106274828269150000001110111753512No
District 210,568135,56764961000392411060106274828269150000001110111753512No

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