Hoima District

by December 14, 2019

The access rates in Hoima vary from 41 % in Buseruka Sub-County to 95 % in Kyabigambire Sub-County. Hoima has 1,008 domestic water points which serve a total of 210,575 people – 177,152 in rural areas. 134 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Hoima has 2 piped schemes.

Access

56%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

152

Management

97%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTB Kitoba 216
Kitoba
Population 216
KYB Kyabigambire 163
Kyabigambire
Population 163
BSR Buseruka 131
Buseruka
Population 131
KGR Kigorobya 260
Kigorobya
Population 260
BHN Buhanika 164
Buhanika
Population 164
KTC Kigorobya TC 1,100
Kigorobya TC
Population 1,100
BDV Busiisi DIV 288
Busiisi DIV
Population 288
BJM Bujumbura DIV 482
Bujumbura DIV
Population 482
KDV Kahoora DIV 3,332
Kahoora DIV
Population 3,332
MDV Mparo DIV 381
Mparo DIV
Population 381

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 56 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Population Served NWSC
BHN Buhanika 95 %
Buhanika
Population Served 16,496
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Population Served NWSC
BSR Buseruka 41 %
Buseruka
Population Served 21,578
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Population Served NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 61 %
Kigorobya
Population Served 50,336
KTB Kitoba 95 %
Kitoba
Population Served 40,717
KTC Kigorobya TC 69 %
Kigorobya TC
Population Served 5,030
KYB Kyabigambire 95 %
Kyabigambire
Population Served 48,025
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 56 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Population Served NWSC
BHN Buhanika 95 %
Buhanika
Population Served 16,496
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Population Served NWSC
BSR Buseruka 41 %
Buseruka
Population Served 21,578
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Population Served NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 61 %
Kigorobya
Population Served 50,336
KTB Kitoba 95 %
Kitoba
Population Served 40,717
KTC Kigorobya TC 69 %
Kigorobya TC
Population Served 5,030
KYB Kyabigambire 95 %
Kyabigambire
Population Served 48,025
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 87 %
Urban Functionality 86 %

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 BuhanikaRural17,36416,49695%85%--62-62397463063661117------1-1512-No
 2 KyabigambireRural50,55348,02595%93%--89-8941546475527512------3-3---No
 3 BuserukaRural52,31121,57841%84%--13-13241253433731013------------No
 4 KigorobyaRural82,64350,33661%85%--46-4667228943346246-11---------No
 5 KitobaRural42,86040,71795%85%--961973510452411355914------20121---No
 6 Kigorobya TCUrban7,2535,03069%-94%-2-24-4516---------6-64457No
Total 252,984182,1827287940313131421045255192292212339620110003013149177No
HOIMA M.C                                
 1 Busiisi DIVUrban23,848NWSCNWSC-85%-4324530104023427437------6-6---Yes
 2 Bujumbura DIVUrban27,364NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Mparo DIVUrban28,463NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 4 Kahoora DIVUrban43,629NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 123,30428,3932308504324530104023427437000000606000No
District 376,288210,5755687860356335924055295215332482742690110003613749177No

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