Bukedea District

by November 26, 2020

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 52 % in Malera Sub-County to 88 % in Bukedea Sub-County. Bukedea has 675 domestic water points which serve a total of 173,294 people – 165,194 in rural areas. 101 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

68%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

59

Management

98%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 298
Bukedea
Population 298
KCH Kachumbala 448
Kachumbala
Population 448
MLR Malera 161
Malera
Population 161
KLR Kolir 157
Kolir
Population 157
BTC Bukedea TC 386
Bukedea TC
Population 386
KDN Kidongole 374
Kidongole
Population 374

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 69 %
Urban Access 59 %

BKD Bukedea 88 %
Bukedea
Population Served 33,554
BTC Bukedea TC 59 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 8,100
KCH Kachumbala 63 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 43,942
KDN Kidongole 67 %
Kidongole
Population Served 23,650
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Population Served 34,030
MLR Malera 52 %
Malera
Population Served 30,018

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 69 %
Urban Access 59 %

BKD Bukedea 88 %
Bukedea
Population Served 33,554
BTC Bukedea TC 59 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 8,100
KCH Kachumbala 63 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 43,942
KDN Kidongole 67 %
Kidongole
Population Served 23,650
KLR Kolir 83 %
Kolir
Population Served 34,030
MLR Malera 52 %
Malera
Population Served 30,018

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

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 KachumbalaRural69,57143,94263%90%--8919024-2454357617---------228--No
 2 MaleraRural57,39930,01852%79%--10-101852362163123------------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban13,6248,10059%-92%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 KolirRural40,87134,03083%77%--1611735124747552325-11---------No
 5 KidongoleRural35,17623,65067%86%--48-481131423-23---------1-16-5No
 6 BukedeaRural38,08033,55488%88%--427492653130333112-11------116714No
Total 254,721173,29468859202241323710247149230292596111702200012113350719No
District 254,721173,29468859202241323710247149230292596111702200012113350719No

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