Butaleja District

by November 26, 2020

The access rates in Butaleja vary from 51 % in Mazimasa Sub-County to 75 % in Busolwe Sub-County. Butaleja has 635 domestic water points which serve a total of 186,761 people – 162,155 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

41

Management

95%

Gender

89%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BDM Budumba 342
Budumba
Population 342
BSB Busaba 378
Busaba
Population 378
BSI Busabi 354
Busabi
Population 354
BSL Busolwe 552
Busolwe
Population 552
BTC Busolwe TC 987
Busolwe TC
Population 987
BTL Butaleja 448
Butaleja
Population 448
BTX Butaleja TC 464
Butaleja TC
Population 464
HMT Himutu 412
Himutu
Population 412
KCH Kachonga 678
Kachonga
Population 678
MZM Mazimasa 1,050
Mazimasa
Population 1,050
NWN Nawanjofu 302
Nawanjofu
Population 302
NWY Naweyo 708
Naweyo
Population 708

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 64 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,200
BSB Busaba 63 %
Busaba
Population Served 19,313
BSI Busabi 65 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,600
BSL Busolwe 75 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,836
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,900
BTL Butaleja 54 %
Butaleja
Population Served 10,506
BTX Butaleja TC 61 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,706
HMT Himutu 64 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,700
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 51 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 20,600
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 14,400
NWY Naweyo 72 %
Naweyo
Population Served 19,200

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 64 %
Budumba
Population Served 18,200
BSB Busaba 63 %
Busaba
Population Served 19,313
BSI Busabi 65 %
Busabi
Population Served 14,600
BSL Busolwe 75 %
Busolwe
Population Served 13,836
BTC Busolwe TC 59 %
Busolwe TC
Population Served 9,900
BTL Butaleja 54 %
Butaleja
Population Served 10,506
BTX Butaleja TC 61 %
Butaleja TC
Population Served 14,706
HMT Himutu 64 %
Himutu
Population Served 11,700
KCH Kachonga NWSC
Kachonga
Population Served NWSC
MZM Mazimasa 51 %
Mazimasa
Population Served 20,600
NWN Nawanjofu 59 %
Nawanjofu
Population Served 14,400
NWY Naweyo 72 %
Naweyo
Population Served 19,200

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 TCUrban16,7999,90059%-94%----1-128230---------------No
 2 Butaleja TCUrban24,07914,70661%-88%----2-2396451-1------------No
 3 NaweyoRural26,76719,20072%89%-----1031345449---------------No
 4 BusolweRural18,36713,83675%93%--------37340------------291612No
 5 MazimasaRural40,54220,60051%84%--1-1---511162---------------No
 6 BusabaRural30,46219,31363%90%---113-35265813-13-------11---No
 7 KachongaRural31,246NWSCNWSC86%-----551050454------------16--Yes
 8 BudumbaRural28,44618,20064%90%--1-1911044549---------------No
 9 HimutuRural18,14311,70064%92%-----1-134337---------------No
 10 ButalejaRural19,59910,50654%100%--------32-321-1------------No
 11 BusabiRural22,51114,60065%94%--1-1---43346---------------No
 12 NawanjofuRural24,30314,40059%100%-----1-144-44---------------No
Total 301,264186,7616291900314329415274757415015000000011307612No
District 301,264186,7616291900314329415274757415015000000011307612No

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