Hoima District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Hoima vary from 41 % in Buseruka Sub-County to 95 % in Kitoba Sub-County. Hoima has 1,040 domestic water points which serve a total of 224,013 people – 190,590 in rural areas. 165 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Hoima has 2 piped schemes.

Access

53%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

159

Management

96%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTB Kitoba 241
Kitoba
Population 241
KYB Kyabigambire 182
Kyabigambire
Population 182
KGR Kigorobya 290
Kigorobya
Population 290
BSR Buseruka 147
Buseruka
Population 147
BDV Busiisi DIV 322
Busiisi DIV
Population 322
BJM Bujumbura DIV 538
Bujumbura DIV
Population 538
KDV Kahoora DIV 3,719
Kahoora DIV
Population 3,719
MDV Mparo DIV 425
Mparo DIV
Population 425
BHN Buhanika 183
Buhanika
Population 183
KTC Kigorobya TC 1,227
Kigorobya TC
Population 1,227

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 53 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 23 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Population Served NWSC
BHN Buhanika 95 %
Buhanika
Population Served 18,411
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Population Served NWSC
BSR Buseruka 41 %
Buseruka
Population Served 23,978
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Population Served NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 56 %
Kigorobya
Population Served 51,236
KTB Kitoba 95 %
Kitoba
Population Served 45,445
KTC Kigorobya TC 62 %
Kigorobya TC
Population Served 5,030
KYB Kyabigambire 91 %
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 53 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 23 %

BDV Busiisi DIV NWSC
Busiisi DIV
Population Served NWSC
BHN Buhanika 95 %
Buhanika
Population Served 18,411
BJM Bujumbura DIV NWSC
Bujumbura DIV
Population Served NWSC
BSR Buseruka 41 %
Buseruka
Population Served 23,978
KDV Kahoora DIV NWSC
Kahoora DIV
Population Served NWSC
KGR Kigorobya 56 %
Kigorobya
Population Served 51,236
KTB Kitoba 95 %
Kitoba
Population Served 45,445
KTC Kigorobya TC 62 %
Kigorobya TC
Population Served 5,030
KYB Kyabigambire 91 %
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 BuhanikaRural19,38018,41195%82%--62-62397463063661117------1-1512-No
 2 KyabigambireRural56,42451,51991%85%--89-8941546475527512------3-3---No
 3 BuserukaRural58,38623,97841%88%--13-13241253433731013------------No
 4 KigorobyaRural92,24151,23656%80%--46-4667228943346246-11---------No
 5 KitobaRural47,83745,44595%86%--961973510452411355914------20121---No
 6 Kigorobya TCUrban8,0965,03062%-89%-2-24-4516---------6-64457No
Total 282,364195,6206984890325032516888256221202412438620110003103149177No
HOIMA M.C                                
 1 Busiisi DIVUrban26,617NWSCNWSC-85%-4324530104023427437------6-6---Yes
 2 Bujumbura DIVUrban30,542NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Mparo DIVUrban31,769NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 4 Kahoora DIVUrban48,696NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 137,62428,3932108504324530104023427437000000606000No
District 419,988224,0135384850368237019898296244242682841690110003703749177No

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