Koboko District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Koboko vary from 62 % in Kuluba Sub-County to 95 % in Midia Sub-County. Koboko has 734 domestic water points which serve a total of 181,212 people – 159,858 in rural areas. 80 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Koboko has 1 piped schemes.

Access

80%

Rural Functionality

89%

Equity

61

Management

66%

Gender

76%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LDR Ludara 154
Ludara
Population 154
KLB Kuluba 226
Kuluba
Population 226
ABK Abuku 385
Abuku
Population 385
DRN Dranya 348
Dranya
Population 348
KTC Koboko TC 2,966
Koboko TC
Population 2,966
LBL Lobule 502
Lobule
Population 502
MDA Midia 430
Midia
Population 430

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 80 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 86 %

ABK Abuku 95 %
Abuku
Population Served 17,907
DRN Dranya 95 %
Dranya
Population Served 15,905
KLB Kuluba 62 %
Kuluba
Population Served 32,530
KTC Koboko TC 86 %
Koboko TC
Population Served 21,354
LBL Lobule 67 %
Lobule
Population Served 29,400
LDR Ludara 91 %
Ludara
Population Served 37,312
MDA Midia 95 %
Midia
Population Served 26,804

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 80 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 86 %

ABK Abuku 95 %
Abuku
Population Served 17,907
DRN Dranya 95 %
Dranya
Population Served 15,905
KLB Kuluba 62 %
Kuluba
Population Served 32,530
KTC Koboko TC 86 %
Koboko TC
Population Served 21,354
LBL Lobule 67 %
Lobule
Population Served 29,400
LDR Ludara 91 %
Ludara
Population Served 37,312
MDA Midia 95 %
Midia
Population Served 26,804

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 89 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

ABK Abuku 98 %
Abuku
Functional Sources 65
DRN Dranya 93 %
Dranya
Functional Sources 67
KLB Kuluba 78 %
Kuluba
Functional Sources 98
KTC Koboko TC 92 %
Koboko TC
Functional Sources 70
LBL Lobule 87 %
Lobule
Functional Sources 103
LDR Ludara 93 %
Ludara
Functional Sources 126
MDA Midia 88 %
Midia
Functional Sources 110

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
KOBOKO                               
 1 DranyaRural16,74215,90595%92%--2422681935237---------------No
 2 Koboko TCUrban24,93721,35486%-92%-164204-4302324-4------16-1619895No
 3 LobuleRural43,78629,40067%87%--328401021245449---------16218---No
 4 KulubaRural52,45032,53062%80%--3774417522431154145------------No
 5 AbukuRural18,84917,90795%99%--81914-1441-412-2------------No
 6 MidiaRural28,21526,80495%88%--6577272937643---------1-1---No
 7 LudaraRural41,21137,31291%93%--3744130434572592-2------------No
Total 226,190181,21280899202183325190141043042733194130000003323519895No
District 226,190181,21280899202183325190141043042733194130000003323519895No

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 GFS11001000010
Surface Water Based/GFS22000100000
Total33000100010

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