Bukedea District

by April 2, 2020

The access rates in Bukedea vary from 51 % in Malera Sub-County to 86 % in Bukedea Sub-County. Bukedea has 652 domestic water points which serve a total of 167,093 people – 159,193 in rural areas. 54 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukedea has 3 piped schemes.

Access

67%

Rural Functionality

92%

Equity

62

Management

98%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BKD Bukedea 293
Bukedea
Population 293
BTC Bukedea TC 380
Bukedea TC
Population 380
KDN Kidongole 368
Kidongole
Population 368
KCH Kachumbala 440
Kachumbala
Population 440
MLR Malera 158
Malera
Population 158
KLR Kolir 154
Kolir
Population 154

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 67 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 59 %

BKD Bukedea 86 %
Bukedea
Population Served 32,154
BTC Bukedea TC 59 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 63 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 42,942
KDN Kidongole 65 %
Kidongole
Population Served 22,350
KLR Kolir 82 %
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 67 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 59 %

BKD Bukedea 86 %
Bukedea
Population Served 32,154
BTC Bukedea TC 59 %
Bukedea TC
Population Served 7,900
KCH Kachumbala 63 %
Kachumbala
Population Served 42,942
KDN Kidongole 65 %
Kidongole
Population Served 22,350
KLR Kolir 82 %
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 KachumbalaRural68,40642,94263%97%--8919024-2454357617---------228--No
 2 MaleraRural56,43828,61851%92%--10-101852362163123------------No
 3 Bukedea TCUrban13,3967,90059%-94%-7187-7718---------12-12---No
 4 KolirRural40,18733,13082%83%--1611735124747552325-11---------No
 5 KidongoleRural34,58722,35065%97%--48-481131423-23---------1-16-5No
 6 BukedeaRural37,44232,15486%87%--427492653130333112-11------116714No
Total 250,456167,09367929402201023012125146233132461161702200013013350719No
District 250,456167,09367929402201023012125146233132461161702200013013350719No

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