Hoima District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Hoima vary from 43 % in Buseruka Sub-County to 95 % in Kitoba Sub-County. Hoima has 1,040 domestic water points which serve a total of 221,754 people – 188,331 in rural areas. 165 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Hoima has 2 piped schemes.

Access

55%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

153

Management

96%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTB Kitoba 232
Kitoba
Population 232
KYB Kyabigambire 175
Kyabigambire
Population 175
KGR Kigorobya 280
Kigorobya
Population 280
BHN Buhanika 177
Buhanika
Population 177
KTC Kigorobya TC 1,184
Kigorobya TC
Population 1,184
BSR Buseruka 141
Buseruka
Population 141
BDV Busiisi DIV 310
Busiisi DIV
Population 310
BJM Bujumbura DIV 519
Bujumbura DIV
Population 519
KDV Kahoora DIV 3,587
Kahoora DIV
Population 3,587
MDV Mparo DIV 410
Mparo DIV
Population 410

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 55 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 24 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Population Served NWSC
BHN Buhanika 95 %
Buhanika
Population Served 17,760
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Population Served NWSC
BSR Buseruka 43 %
Buseruka
Population Served 23,978
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Population Served NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 58 %
Kigorobya
Population Served 51,236
KTB Kitoba 95 %
Kitoba
Population Served 43,838
KTC Kigorobya TC 64 %
Kigorobya TC
Population Served 5,030
KYB Kyabigambire 95 %
Kyabigambire
Population Served 51,519
MDV Mparo DIV NWSC
Mparo DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 55 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 24 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Population Served NWSC
BHN Buhanika 95 %
Buhanika
Population Served 17,760
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Population Served NWSC
BSR Buseruka 43 %
Buseruka
Population Served 23,978
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Population Served NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 58 %
Kigorobya
Population Served 51,236
KTB Kitoba 95 %
Kitoba
Population Served 43,838
KTC Kigorobya TC 64 %
Kigorobya TC
Population Served 5,030
KYB Kyabigambire 95 %
Kyabigambire
Population Served 51,519
MDV Mparo DIV NWSC
Mparo DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 84 %
Urban Functionality 85 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
BHN Buhanika 85 %
Buhanika
Functional Sources NWSC
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
BSR Buseruka 84 %
Buseruka
Functional Sources NWSC
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 84 %
Kigorobya
Functional Sources NWSC
KTB Kitoba 85 %
Kitoba
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Kigorobya TC 94 %
Kigorobya TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KYB Kyabigambire 93 %
Kyabigambire
Functional Sources NWSC
MDV Mparo DIV NWSC
Mparo DIV
Functional Sources NWSC

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
BUGAHYA                               
 1 BuhanikaRural18,69517,76095%82%--62-62397463063661117------1-1512-No
 2 KyabigambireRural54,42751,51995%85%--89-8941546475527512------3-3---No
 3 BuserukaRural56,32023,97843%88%--13-13241253433731013------------No
 4 KigorobyaRural88,97751,23658%80%--46-4667228943346246-11---------No
 5 KitobaRural46,14543,83895%86%--961973510452411355914------20121---No
 6 Kigorobya TCUrban7,8095,03064%-89%-2-24-4516---------6-64457No
Total 272,373193,3617184890325032516888256221202412438620110003103149177No
HOIMA M.C                                
 1 Busiisi DIVUrban25,675NWSCNWSC-85%-4324530104023427437------6-6---Yes
 2 Bujumbura DIVUrban29,462NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Mparo DIVUrban30,645NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 4 Kahoora DIVUrban46,973NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 132,75528,3932108504324530104023427437000000606000No
District 405,128221,7545584850368237019898296244242682841690110003703749177No

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 GFS21001001010
Surface Water Based/Not GFS21010200000
Unknown/Not GFS41010000000
Groundwater based/Unknown11001000010
Surface Water Based/GFS10010000000
Total104030201020

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