Bukedea District

by December 13, 2019

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 51 % in Malera Sub-County to 87 % in Bukedea Sub-County. Bukedea has 652 domestic water points which serve a total of 167,094 people – 159,194 in rural areas. 54 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

68%

Rural Functionality

92%

Equity

61

Management

98%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 289
Bukedea
Population 289
BTC Bukedea TC 375
Bukedea TC
Population 375
KDN Kidongole 363
Kidongole
Population 363
KCH Kachumbala 435
Kachumbala
Population 435
MLR Malera 156
Malera
Population 156
KLR Kolir 152
Kolir
Population 152

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 68 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 60 %

BKD Bukedea 87 %
Bukedea
Population Served 32,154
BTC Bukedea TC 60 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 64 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 42,942
KDN Kidongole 65 %
Kidongole
Population Served 22,350
KLR Kolir 84 %
Kolir
Population Served 33,130
MLR Malera 51 %
Malera
Population Served 28,618

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 68 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 60 %

BKD Bukedea 87 %
Bukedea
Population Served 32,154
BTC Bukedea TC 60 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 64 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 42,942
KDN Kidongole 65 %
Kidongole
Population Served 22,350
KLR Kolir 84 %
Kolir
Population Served 33,130
MLR Malera 51 %
Malera
Population Served 28,618

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 92 %
Urban Functionality 94 %

BKD Bukedea 86 %
Bukedea
Functional Sources 99
BTC Bukedea TC 94 %
Bukedea TC
Functional Sources 33
KCH Kachumbala 97 %
Kachumbala
Functional Sources 173
KDN Kidongole 97 %
Kidongole
Functional Sources 83
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Functional Sources 101
MLR Malera 92 %
Malera
Functional Sources 91

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
Bukedea                               
 1 KachumbalaRural67,51342,94264%97%--8919024-2454357617---------228--No
 2 MaleraRural55,70128,61851%92%--10-101852362163123------------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban13,2217,90060%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 KolirRural39,66233,13084%83%--1611735124747552325-11---------No
 5 KidongoleRural34,13622,35065%97%--48-481131423-23---------1-16-5No
 6 BukedeaRural36,95332,15487%87%--427492653130333112-11------116714No
Total 247,186167,09468929402201023012125146233132461161702200013013350719No
District 247,186167,09468929402201023012125146233132461161702200013013350719No

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 GFS33002000130
Unknown/Not GFS30001000000
Total63000000130

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