Kasese District

by July 13, 2020

The access rates in Kasese vary from 20 % in Kyondo Sub-County to 95 % in Ihandiro Sub-County. Kasese has 3,305 domestic water points which serve a total of 478,450 people – 336,538 in rural areas. 587 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kasese has 1 piped schemes.

Access

61%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

148

Management

93%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGY Bugoye 200
Bugoye
Population 200
KMT Kinyamaseka TC Unknown
Kinyamaseka TC
Population 0
KST Kisinga TC Unknown
Kisinga TC
Population 0
RKT Rugendabara Kikongo TC Unknown
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Population 0
MHK Muhokya 67
Muhokya
Population 67
KYN Kyondo 179
Kyondo
Population 179
NYU Nyakiyumbu 336
Nyakiyumbu
Population 336
BWR Bwera 1,447
Bwera
Population 1,447
LKT Lake Katwe 38
Lake Katwe
Population 38
HTC Hima TC 510
Hima TC
Population 510
IHN Ihandiro 313
Ihandiro
Population 313
ISN Isango 649
Isango
Population 649
KSN Kisinga 286
Kisinga
Population 286
KTH Kitholhu 355
Kitholhu
Population 355
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC 2,867
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Population 2,867
MKN Mukunyu 626
Mukunyu
Population 626
NYK Nyakatonzi 63
Nyakatonzi
Population 63
BHH Buhuhira 586
Buhuhira
Population 586
BWS Bwesumbu 246
Bwesumbu
Population 246
KRS Karusandara 89
Karusandara
Population 89
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC 464
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Population 464
KLM Kilembe 195
Kilembe
Population 195
MHN Mahango 703
Mahango
Population 703
RKK Rukoki 412
Rukoki
Population 412
BDV Bulembia DIV 301
Bulembia DIV
Population 301
CDV Central DIV 1,268
Central DIV
Population 1,268
NDV Nyamwamba DIV 925
Nyamwamba DIV
Population 925
MLB Maliba 242
Maliba
Population 242
KTS Kitswamba 147
Kitswamba
Population 147
KYB Kyabarungira 764
Kyabarungira
Population 764
KRM Karambi 1,571
Karambi
Population 1,571
KYR Kyarumba 305
Kyarumba
Population 305

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 61 %
Rural Access 60 %
Urban Access 63 %

BDV Bulembia DIV 50 %
Bulembia DIV
Population Served 9,350
BGY Bugoye NWSC
Bugoye
Population Served NWSC
BHH Buhuhira 45 %
Buhuhira
Population Served 9,400
BWR Bwera 75 %
Bwera
Population Served 14,906
BWS Bwesumbu 39 %
Bwesumbu
Population Served 9,386
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
HTC Hima TC NWSC
Hima TC
Population Served NWSC
IHN Ihandiro 95 %
Ihandiro
Population Served 14,286
ISN Isango 95 %
Isango
Population Served 8,815
KLM Kilembe 84 %
Kilembe
Population Served 12,650
KMT Kinyamaseka TC 95 %
Kinyamaseka TC
Population Served 1,824
KRM Karambi NWSC
Karambi
Population Served NWSC
KRS Karusandara 70 %
Karusandara
Population Served 9,503
KSN Kisinga 65 %
Kisinga
Population Served 18,000
KST Kisinga TC 95 %
Kisinga TC
Population Served 17,224
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC NWSC
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Population Served NWSC
KTH Kitholhu 95 %
Kitholhu
Population Served 18,136
KTS Kitswamba NWSC
Kitswamba
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyabarungira 66 %
Kyabarungira
Population Served 12,336
KYN Kyondo 20 %
Kyondo
Population Served 5,465
KYR Kyarumba 32 %
Kyarumba
Population Served 15,420
LKT Lake Katwe 64 %
Lake Katwe
Population Served 14,204
MHK Muhokya 37 %
Muhokya
Population Served 8,050
MHN Mahango 95 %
Mahango
Population Served 21,480
MKN Mukunyu 21 %
Mukunyu
Population Served 7,518
MLB Maliba 46 %
Maliba
Population Served 24,427
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC NWSC
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Population Served NWSC
NDV Nyamwamba DIV NWSC
Nyamwamba DIV
Population Served NWSC
NYK Nyakatonzi 58 %
Nyakatonzi
Population Served 3,300
NYU Nyakiyumbu 79 %
Nyakiyumbu
Population Served 27,277
RKK Rukoki 59 %
Rukoki
Population Served 9,300
RKT Rugendabara Kikongo TC 69 %
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Population Served 6,762

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 61 %
Rural Access 60 %
Urban Access 63 %

BDV Bulembia DIV 50 %
Bulembia DIV
Population Served 9,350
BGY Bugoye NWSC
Bugoye
Population Served NWSC
BHH Buhuhira 45 %
Buhuhira
Population Served 9,400
BWR Bwera 75 %
Bwera
Population Served 14,906
BWS Bwesumbu 39 %
Bwesumbu
Population Served 9,386
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
HTC Hima TC NWSC
Hima TC
Population Served NWSC
IHN Ihandiro 95 %
Ihandiro
Population Served 14,286
ISN Isango 95 %
Isango
Population Served 8,815
KLM Kilembe 84 %
Kilembe
Population Served 12,650
KMT Kinyamaseka TC 95 %
Kinyamaseka TC
Population Served 1,824
KRM Karambi NWSC
Karambi
Population Served NWSC
KRS Karusandara 70 %
Karusandara
Population Served 9,503
KSN Kisinga 65 %
Kisinga
Population Served 18,000
KST Kisinga TC 95 %
Kisinga TC
Population Served 17,224
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC NWSC
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Population Served NWSC
KTH Kitholhu 95 %
Kitholhu
Population Served 18,136
KTS Kitswamba NWSC
Kitswamba
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyabarungira 66 %
Kyabarungira
Population Served 12,336
KYN Kyondo 20 %
Kyondo
Population Served 5,465
KYR Kyarumba 32 %
Kyarumba
Population Served 15,420
LKT Lake Katwe 64 %
Lake Katwe
Population Served 14,204
MHK Muhokya 37 %
Muhokya
Population Served 8,050
MHN Mahango 95 %
Mahango
Population Served 21,480
MKN Mukunyu 21 %
Mukunyu
Population Served 7,518
MLB Maliba 46 %
Maliba
Population Served 24,427
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC NWSC
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Population Served NWSC
NDV Nyamwamba DIV NWSC
Nyamwamba DIV
Population Served NWSC
NYK Nyakatonzi 58 %
Nyakatonzi
Population Served 3,300
NYU Nyakiyumbu 79 %
Nyakiyumbu
Population Served 27,277
RKK Rukoki 59 %
Rukoki
Population Served 9,300
RKT Rugendabara Kikongo TC 69 %
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Population Served 6,762

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 79 %
Urban Functionality 89 %

BDV Bulembia DIV 100 %
Bulembia DIV
Functional Sources 56
BGY Bugoye NWSC
Bugoye
Functional Sources 197
BHH Buhuhira 98 %
Buhuhira
Functional Sources 50
BWR Bwera 90 %
Bwera
Functional Sources 86
BWS Bwesumbu 79 %
Bwesumbu
Functional Sources 46
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
HTC Hima TC NWSC
Hima TC
Functional Sources 5
IHN Ihandiro 90 %
Ihandiro
Functional Sources 89
ISN Isango 92 %
Isango
Functional Sources 124
KLM Kilembe 87 %
Kilembe
Functional Sources 61
KMT Kinyamaseka TC 91 %
Kinyamaseka TC
Functional Sources 62
KRM Karambi NWSC
Karambi
Functional Sources 195
KRS Karusandara 94 %
Karusandara
Functional Sources 31
KSN Kisinga 79 %
Kisinga
Functional Sources 91
KST Kisinga TC 89 %
Kisinga TC
Functional Sources 112
KTC Katwe-Kabatoro TC NWSC
Katwe-Kabatoro TC
Functional Sources 52
KTH Kitholhu 78 %
Kitholhu
Functional Sources 111
KTS Kitswamba NWSC
Kitswamba
Functional Sources 60
KYB Kyabarungira 42 %
Kyabarungira
Functional Sources 34
KYN Kyondo 86 %
Kyondo
Functional Sources 31
KYR Kyarumba 71 %
Kyarumba
Functional Sources 75
LKT Lake Katwe 95 %
Lake Katwe
Functional Sources 75
MHK Muhokya 76 %
Muhokya
Functional Sources 38
MHN Mahango 98 %
Mahango
Functional Sources 132
MKN Mukunyu 90 %
Mukunyu
Functional Sources 37
MLB Maliba 66 %
Maliba
Functional Sources 90
MTC Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC NWSC
Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TC
Functional Sources 560
NDV Nyamwamba DIV NWSC
Nyamwamba DIV
Functional Sources 89
NYK Nyakatonzi 73 %
Nyakatonzi
Functional Sources 8
NYU Nyakiyumbu 22 %
Nyakiyumbu
Functional Sources 38
RKK Rukoki 98 %
Rukoki
Functional Sources 52
RKT Rugendabara Kikongo TC 100 %
Rugendabara Kikongo TC
Functional Sources 31

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
BUKONJO                                
 1 Kisinga TCUrban18,13117,22495%-90%-343371-1------------771188---No
 2 KyarumbaRural47,67315,42032%71%--2673322411215520------311546---No
 3 Hima TCUrban14,931NWSCNWSC-83%-------2131-1------2-2---Yes
 4 BweraRural19,83714,90675%90%--10313------1-1------75782---No
 5 Kinyamaseka TCUrban1,9201,82495%-91%-16-162-2---628------38442---No
 6 IsangoRural9,2798,81595%92%--2-2------213------12010130---No
 7 MukunyuRural36,1557,51821%90%--12-124153-33-3------15318---No
 8 NyakatonziRural5,6533,30058%73%-100%---617224------1-1------No
 9 KisingaRural27,72918,00065%79%--3-3-11213---------8622108---No
 10 KyondoRural27,1965,46520%86%--9110------123------21223---No
 11 NyakiyumbuRural34,66227,27779%22%--11011---3811145------33112145---No
 12 KitholhuRural19,09118,13695%78%--4919681-1---246------59867---No
 13 IhandiroRural15,03814,28695%90%--66672------4-4------19423996-73No
 14 Mpondwe/Lhubiriha TCUrban58,125NWSCNWSC-87%-4-4---2132-2------55284636---Yes
 15 KarambiRural29,223NWSCNWSC76%--191029------3-3------17351224---Yes
Total 364,643236,35865738810025159310165211514294118590001011,3013321,633996073No
BUSONGORA                               
 1 BuhuhiraRural20,6909,40045%98%--311321-1------------18-18---No
 2 BwesumbuRural23,9979,38639%79%--23831------6-6------17421---No
 3 KilembeRural15,14512,65084%87%--35843---------------26127---No
 4 RukokiRural15,7849,30059%98%--27-27---------------25126---No
 5 KitswambaRural23,783NWSCNWSC91%--1-16-6-11---------53558---Yes
 6 BugoyeRural40,314NWSCNWSC99%--651665161-13-3------1231124---Yes
 7 Katwe-Kabatoro TCUrban7,252NWSCNWSC-88%-5-5----11---------47653334415Yes
 8 MuhokyaRural21,7578,05037%76%--415----22---------34943---No
 9 MahangoRural22,61021,48095%98%--1043107------8-8------20-20---No
 10 KyabarungiraRural18,55712,33666%42%--51318-11---156------282856---No
 11 KarusandaraRural13,5459,50370%94%--1-117118121131-1------------No
 12 Rugendabara Kikongo TCUrban9,8126,76269%-100%----6-610-102-2------13-13---No
 13 Lake KatweRural22,29014,20464%95%--7-72-2164209-9------41-4114-2No
 14 MalibaRural52,68624,42746%66%--442771112325145------4113542-2No
Total 308,222189,304618592035262414384424211533194000000048668554350419No
KASESE M.C                               
 1 Nyamwamba DIVUrban63,565NWSCNWSC-95%-18-18314---314------65368---Yes
 2 Bulembia DIVUrban18,5579,35050%-100%-19-19---------------37-37---No
 3 Central DIVUrban32,422NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 114,54452,788460970370373140003140000001023105000No
District 787,409478,45061798910064012176157106757258275281030001011,8894032,2921,346492No

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/GFS11000001000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Surface Water Based/GFS3724112110000240
Groundwater based/GFS21010000020
Groundwater based/Not GFS22000000020
Total4328113010020280

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