Kabale District

by November 24, 2020

The access rates in Kabale vary from 62 % in Ryakarimira Sub-County to 95 % in Buhara Sub-County. Kabale has 1,979 domestic water points which serve a total of 218,569 people – 167,503 in rural areas. 191 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kabale has 24 piped schemes.

Access

88%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

54

Management

99%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
RKM Ryakarimira Unknown
Ryakarimira
Population 0
CDV Central DIV 2,412
Central DIV
Population 2,412
NDV Northern DIV 1,583
Northern DIV
Population 1,583
SDV Southern DIV 1,609
Southern DIV
Population 1,609
BHR Buhara 350
Buhara
Population 350
BTN Butanda 403
Butanda
Population 403
KHR Kaharo 327
Kaharo
Population 327
KMG Kamuganguzi 398
Kamuganguzi
Population 398
KTC Katuna TC 1,654
Katuna TC
Population 1,654
KTM Kitumba 456
Kitumba
Population 456
KYN Kyanamira 346
Kyanamira
Population 346
MZB Maziba 240
Maziba
Population 240
RBY Rubaya 258
Rubaya
Population 258

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 88 %
Rural Access 91 %
Urban Access 80 %

BHR Buhara 95 %
Buhara
Population Served 26,019
BTN Butanda 69 %
Butanda
Population Served 13,565
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KHR Kaharo 95 %
Kaharo
Population Served 19,885
KMG Kamuganguzi 95 %
Kamuganguzi
Population Served 21,172
KTC Katuna TC 93 %
Katuna TC
Population Served 10,068
KTM Kitumba 95 %
Kitumba
Population Served 19,390
KYN Kyanamira 95 %
Kyanamira
Population Served 20,379
MZB Maziba 95 %
Maziba
Population Served 21,567
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
RBY Rubaya 95 %
Rubaya
Population Served 20,776
RKM Ryakarimira 62 %
Ryakarimira
Population Served 4,750
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern 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 88 %
Rural Access 91 %
Urban Access 80 %

BHR Buhara 95 %
Buhara
Population Served 26,019
BTN Butanda 69 %
Butanda
Population Served 13,565
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KHR Kaharo 95 %
Kaharo
Population Served 19,885
KMG Kamuganguzi 95 %
Kamuganguzi
Population Served 21,172
KTC Katuna TC 93 %
Katuna TC
Population Served 10,068
KTM Kitumba 95 %
Kitumba
Population Served 19,390
KYN Kyanamira 95 %
Kyanamira
Population Served 20,379
MZB Maziba 95 %
Maziba
Population Served 21,567
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
RBY Rubaya 95 %
Rubaya
Population Served 20,776
RKM Ryakarimira 62 %
Ryakarimira
Population Served 4,750
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern 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 90 %
Urban Functionality 93 %

BHR Buhara 97 %
Buhara
Functional Sources NWSC
BTN Butanda 97 %
Butanda
Functional Sources NWSC
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
KHR Kaharo 89 %
Kaharo
Functional Sources NWSC
KMG Kamuganguzi 78 %
Kamuganguzi
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Katuna TC 69 %
Katuna TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KTM Kitumba 72 %
Kitumba
Functional Sources NWSC
KYN Kyanamira 91 %
Kyanamira
Functional Sources NWSC
MZB Maziba 88 %
Maziba
Functional Sources NWSC
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
RBY Rubaya 77 %
Rubaya
Functional Sources NWSC
RKM Ryakarimira 57 %
Ryakarimira
Functional Sources NWSC
SDV Southern DIV NWSC
Southern 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
KABALE M.C                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban13,434NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------2-2---Yes
 2 Southern DIVUrban22,390NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------7-7---Yes
 3 Central DIVUrban17,183NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 53,00740,9987701000202000000000000000909000No
NDORWA                               
 1 KitumbaRural20,41119,39095%91%-100%3910491-1213239321-1---412162---No
 2 KyanamiraRural21,45220,37995%88%--831295---2-22-2------1801519515-1No
 3 RubayaRural21,86920,77695%94%--461965---2-213215------10427131---No
 4 RyakarimiraRural7,7064,75062%57%--325---------------141125---No
 5 Katuna TCUrban10,83010,06893%-92%-19221------3-3------201737---No
 6 KaharoRural20,93219,88595%90%--79685---1-19110------9815113---No
 7 BuharaRural27,38826,01995%86%--93-933-323555358------2145219---No
 8 KamuganguziRural22,28621,17295%89%--32335----1129938------8026106---No
 9 ButandaRural19,57813,56569%100%--53154------3-3------14115---No
 10 MazibaRural22,70221,56795%96%--9022112---4-457-57------16821189115126No
Total 195,154177,5719190921005803661640415318205132181010009731391,112130127No
District 248,161218,5698890931005823661840415318205132181010009821391,121130127No

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
Unknown/Not GFS240000001000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000000000
Surface Water Based/GFS371831401720030
Total621931401721030

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