Butaleja District

by October 18, 2019

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 50 % in Mazimasa Sub-County to 76 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 622 domestic water points which serve a total of 182,862 people – 158,556 in rural areas. 58 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butaleja has 1 piped schemes.

Access

63%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

46

Management

95%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BDM Budumba 330
Budumba
Population 330
BSB Busaba 365
Busaba
Population 365
BSI Busabi 342
Busabi
Population 342
BSL Busolwe 533
Busolwe
Population 533
BTC Busolwe TC 954
Busolwe TC
Population 954
BTL Butaleja 433
Butaleja
Population 433
BTX Butaleja TC 448
Butaleja TC
Population 448
HMT Himutu 398
Himutu
Population 398
KCH Kachonga 655
Kachonga
Population 655
MZM Mazimasa 1,014
Mazimasa
Population 1,014
NWN Nawanjofu 292
Nawanjofu
Population 292
NWY Naweyo 684
Naweyo
Population 684

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 63 %
Rural Access 63 %
Urban Access 62 %

BDM Budumba 66 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,200
BSB Busaba 66 %
Busaba
Population Served 19,313
BSI Busabi 66 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,300
BSL Busolwe 76 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,536
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,600
BTL Butaleja 54 %
Butaleja
Population Served 10,206
BTX Butaleja TC 63 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,706
HMT Himutu 65 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 50 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 19,400
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,800
NWY Naweyo 73 %
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 63 %
Rural Access 63 %
Urban Access 62 %

BDM Budumba 66 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,200
BSB Busaba 66 %
Busaba
Population Served 19,313
BSI Busabi 66 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,300
BSL Busolwe 76 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,536
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,600
BTL Butaleja 54 %
Butaleja
Population Served 10,206
BTX Butaleja TC 63 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,706
HMT Himutu 65 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,400
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 50 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 19,400
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 13,800
NWY Naweyo 73 %
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 TCUrban16,2239,60059%-94%----1-128230---------------No
 2 Butaleja TCUrban23,25314,70663%-88%----2-2396451-1------------No
 3 NaweyoRural25,84818,90073%89%-----1031345449---------------No
 4 BusolweRural17,73713,53676%93%--------37340------------291612No
 5 MazimasaRural39,15119,40050%83%--1-1---511162---------------No
 6 BusabaRural29,41719,31366%90%---113-35265813-13-------11---No
 7 KachongaRural30,174NWSCNWSC86%-----551050454------------16--Yes
 8 BudumbaRural27,47118,20066%90%--1-1911044549---------------No
 9 HimutuRural17,52111,40065%92%-----1-134337---------------No
 10 ButalejaRural18,92710,20654%100%--------32-321-1------------No
 11 BusabiRural21,73914,30066%94%--1-1---43346---------------No
 12 NawanjofuRural23,46913,80059%100%-----1-144-44---------------No
Total 290,930182,8626391900314329415144756115015000000011307612No
District 290,930182,8626391900314329415144756115015000000011307612No

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