Iganga District

by July 13, 2020

The access rates in Iganga vary from 55 % in Nambale Sub-County to 95 % in Bulamogi Sub-County. Iganga has 830 domestic water points which serve a total of 276,128 people – 221,403 in rural areas. 57 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Iganga has 1 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

53

Management

96%

Gender

80%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
CDV Central DIV 9,014
Central DIV
Population 9,014
NDV Northern DIV 7,914
Northern DIV
Population 7,914
BLM Bulamogi 630
Bulamogi
Population 630
NKL Nakalama 790
Nakalama
Population 790
NKG Nakigo 694
Nakigo
Population 694
NMB Nambale 471
Nambale
Population 471
NMN Namungalwe 510
Namungalwe
Population 510
NWN Nawandala 382
Nawandala
Population 382
NWI Nawanyingi 559
Nawanyingi
Population 559
NBT Nabitende 364
Nabitende
Population 364

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 70 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 85 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 32,527
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
NBT Nabitende 66 %
Nabitende
Population Served 21,774
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 72 %
Nakigo
Population Served 32,862
NKL Nakalama 55 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,909
NMB Nambale 55 %
Nambale
Population Served 29,734
NMN Namungalwe 74 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 32,074
NWI Nawanyingi 58 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 17,224
NWN Nawandala 69 %
Nawandala
Population Served 25,298

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 70 %
Rural Access 67 %
Urban Access 85 %

BLM Bulamogi 95 %
Bulamogi
Population Served 32,527
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
NBT Nabitende 66 %
Nabitende
Population Served 21,774
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Population Served NWSC
NKG Nakigo 72 %
Nakigo
Population Served 32,862
NKL Nakalama 55 %
Nakalama
Population Served 29,909
NMB Nambale 55 %
Nambale
Population Served 29,734
NMN Namungalwe 74 %
Namungalwe
Population Served 32,074
NWI Nawanyingi 58 %
Nawanyingi
Population Served 17,224
NWN Nawandala 69 %
Nawandala
Population Served 25,298

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 93 %
Urban Functionality Unknown

BLM Bulamogi 81 %
Bulamogi
Functional Sources 96
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NBT Nabitende 92 %
Nabitende
Functional Sources 73
NDV Northern DIV NWSC
Northern DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
NKG Nakigo 96 %
Nakigo
Functional Sources 107
NKL Nakalama 98 %
Nakalama
Functional Sources 104
NMB Nambale 99 %
Nambale
Functional Sources 103
NMN Namungalwe 97 %
Namungalwe
Functional Sources 110
NWI Nawanyingi 87 %
Nawanyingi
Functional Sources 54
NWN Nawandala 90 %
Nawandala
Functional Sources 94

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
KIGULU                               
 1 NakigoRural45,79632,86272%96%--9-94735049150112------1-1---No
 2 NamungalweRural43,31232,07474%97%--20-202412563164314------------No
 3 NawandalaRural36,50725,29869%90%--31334911050151358------1-14-2No
 4 NakalamaRural54,11329,90955%98%--19-1931-3154-54-22------------No
 5 BulamogiRural34,23932,52795%82%--15-1531144550454-44------------No
 6 NabitendeRural32,94321,77466%93%--12-1210-1048452224------1-18-1No
 7 NambaleRural54,43729,73455%99%--2-281979-7914-14------------No
 8 NawanyingiRural29,81117,22458%88%--8-81742126329314------------No
Total 331,158221,40367930011631191762420043614450261642000000190191203No
IGANGA MC                               
 1 Northern DIVUrban28,947NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Central DIVUrban35,427NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 64,37454,72585000000000000000000000000000No
District 395,532276,12870930011631191762420043614450261642000000190191203No

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 GFS10000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS21001000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200010
Total63000201010

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