Jinja District

by August 17, 2019

The access rates in Jinja vary from 24 % in Kakira TC Sub-County to 95 % in Busedde Sub-County. Jinja has 1,214 domestic water points which serve a total of 336,624 people – 246,456 in rural areas. 186 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Jinja has 2 piped schemes.

Access

66%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

185

Management

80%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BTL Buwenge TC 4,045
Buwenge TC
Population 4,045
BTC Bugembe TC 9,810
Bugembe TC
Population 9,810
BSD Busedde 444
Busedde
Population 444
KTL Kakira TC 333
Kakira TC
Population 333
MFB Mafubira 1,572
Mafubira
Population 1,572
JTC Jinja Central DIV 3,065
Jinja Central DIV
Population 3,065
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV 6,731
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population 6,731
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV 1,656
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population 1,656
BDN Budondo 614
Budondo
Population 614
BTG Butagaya 511
Butagaya
Population 511
BWN Buwenge 482
Buwenge
Population 482
BYN Buyengo 446
Buyengo
Population 446

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 66 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 49 %

BDN Budondo 95 %
Budondo
Population Served 51,548
BSD Busedde 95 %
Busedde
Population Served 37,508
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Population Served NWSC
BTG Butagaya 95 %
Butagaya
Population Served 54,592
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
BWN Buwenge 95 %
Buwenge
Population Served 47,621
BYN Buyengo 95 %
Buyengo
Population Served 33,187
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kakira TC 24 %
Kakira TC
Population Served 8,500
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population Served NWSC
MFB Mafubira 26 %
Mafubira
Population Served 22,000

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 66 %
Rural Access 77 %
Urban Access 49 %

BDN Budondo 95 %
Budondo
Population Served 51,548
BSD Busedde 95 %
Busedde
Population Served 37,508
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Population Served NWSC
BTG Butagaya 95 %
Butagaya
Population Served 54,592
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Population Served NWSC
BWN Buwenge 95 %
Buwenge
Population Served 47,621
BYN Buyengo 95 %
Buyengo
Population Served 33,187
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KTL Kakira TC 24 %
Kakira TC
Population Served 8,500
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Population Served NWSC
MFB Mafubira 26 %
Mafubira
Population Served 22,000

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 74 %

BDN Budondo 86 %
Budondo
Functional Sources 173
BSD Busedde 85 %
Busedde
Functional Sources 153
BTC Bugembe TC NWSC
Bugembe TC
Functional Sources 9
BTG Butagaya 85 %
Butagaya
Functional Sources 216
BTL Buwenge TC NWSC
Buwenge TC
Functional Sources 4
BWN Buwenge 89 %
Buwenge
Functional Sources 225
BYN Buyengo 85 %
Buyengo
Functional Sources 165
JTC Jinja Central DIV NWSC
Jinja Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KTC Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV NWSC
Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KTL Kakira TC 68 %
Kakira TC
Functional Sources 21
MDV Masese/Walukuba DIV NWSC
Masese/Walukuba DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
MFB Mafubira 69 %
Mafubira
Functional Sources 52

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
JINJA M.C                               
 1 Kimaka/Mpumudde/ Nalufenya DIVUrban25,425NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Masese/Walukuba DIVUrban33,487NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Jinja Central DIVUrban23,048NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 81,96077,862950000000000000000000000002,997999999No
KAGOMA                               
 1 BudondoRural54,26151,54895%86%--47-4745196475479459------2-2---No
 2 BuwengeRural50,12747,62195%89%--5815982191017367910212------2-28701355No
 3 Buwenge TCUrban23,772NWSCNWSC-100%-3-31-1------------------Yes
 4 BuyengoRural34,93433,18795%85%--59564451156514558311------2682--No
 5 ButagayaRural57,46554,59295%85%--71-717322956411758614------------No
Total 220,559187,848858610002386244246713172702529530164600000066128721355No
BUTEMBE                               
 1 Bugembe TCUrban44,856NWSCNWSC-82%-1-11126171-1------------Yes
 2 BuseddeRural39,48237,50895%85%--87-871816344011517-7------1-11--No
 3 MafubiraRural84,54422,00026%70%--6511791639948---------------No
 4 Kakira TCUrban35,1418,50024%-68%-8-85388715---------------No
Total 204,02370,914358171010251073129609628124808000000101100No
District 506,542336,6246685740340113512771003773665341938165400000076133,8701,0121,054No

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 GFS22000101000
Unknown/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000001000
Groundwater based/Unknown22000200010
Total65000303010

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