Butaleja District

by April 2, 2020

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 49 % in Mazimasa Sub-County to 75 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 622 domestic water points which serve a total of 182,862 people – 158,555 in rural areas. 58 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

62%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

47

Management

95%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BDM Budumba 336
Budumba
Population 336
BSB Busaba 372
Busaba
Population 372
BSI Busabi 348
Busabi
Population 348
BSL Busolwe 542
Busolwe
Population 542
BTC Busolwe TC 970
Busolwe TC
Population 970
BTL Butaleja 440
Butaleja
Population 440
BTX Butaleja TC 456
Butaleja TC
Population 456
HMT Himutu 405
Himutu
Population 405
KCH Kachonga 666
Kachonga
Population 666
MZM Mazimasa 1,032
Mazimasa
Population 1,032
NWN Nawanjofu 297
Nawanjofu
Population 297
NWY Naweyo 696
Naweyo
Population 696

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 62 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 60 %

BDM Budumba 65 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,200
BSB Busaba 65 %
Busaba
Population Served 19,313
BSI Busabi 65 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,300
BSL Busolwe 75 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,536
BTC Busolwe TC 58 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,600
BTL Butaleja 53 %
Butaleja
Population Served 10,206
BTX Butaleja TC 62 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,706
HMT Himutu 64 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 49 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 19,400
NWN Nawanjofu 58 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,800
NWY Naweyo 72 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,900

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 62 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 60 %

BDM Budumba 65 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,200
BSB Busaba 65 %
Busaba
Population Served 19,313
BSI Busabi 65 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,300
BSL Busolwe 75 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,536
BTC Busolwe TC 58 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,600
BTL Butaleja 53 %
Butaleja
Population Served 10,206
BTX Butaleja TC 62 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,706
HMT Himutu 64 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 49 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 19,400
NWN Nawanjofu 58 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,800
NWY Naweyo 72 %
Naweyo
Population Served 18,900

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 91 %
Urban Functionality 90 %

BDM Budumba 90 %
Budumba
Functional Sources 54
BSB Busaba 89 %
Busaba
Functional Sources 68
BSI Busabi 94 %
Busabi
Functional Sources 44
BSL Busolwe 93 %
Busolwe
Functional Sources 37
BTC Busolwe TC 94 %
Busolwe TC
Functional Sources 29
BTL Butaleja 100 %
Butaleja
Functional Sources 33
BTX Butaleja TC 88 %
Butaleja TC
Functional Sources 42
HMT Himutu 92 %
Himutu
Functional Sources 35
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Functional Sources 55
MZM Mazimasa 83 %
Mazimasa
Functional Sources 52
NWN Nawanjofu 100 %
Nawanjofu
Functional Sources 45
NWY Naweyo 89 %
Naweyo
Functional Sources 55

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
BUNYOLE                               
 1 Busolwe TCUrban16,5119,60058%-94%----1-128230---------------No
 2 Butaleja TCUrban23,66614,70662%-88%----2-2396451-1------------No
 3 NaweyoRural26,30718,90072%89%-----1031345449---------------No
 4 BusolweRural18,05213,53675%93%--------37340------------291612No
 5 MazimasaRural39,84619,40049%83%--1-1---511162---------------No
 6 BusabaRural29,94019,31365%90%---113-35265813-13-------11---No
 7 KachongaRural30,710NWSCNWSC86%-----551050454------------16--Yes
 8 BudumbaRural27,95918,20065%90%--1-1911044549---------------No
 9 HimutuRural17,83211,40064%92%-----1-134337---------------No
 10 ButalejaRural19,26310,20653%100%--------32-321-1------------No
 11 BusabiRural22,12514,30065%94%--1-1---43346---------------No
 12 NawanjofuRural23,88613,80058%100%-----1-144-44---------------No
Total 296,097182,8626291900314329415144756115015000000011307612No
District 296,097182,8626291900314329415144756115015000000011307612No

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 GFS11001000010
Unknown/GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Unknown11000100010
Total33000100020

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