Namutumba District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Namutumba vary from 32 % in Namutumba TC Sub-County to 95 % in Nangode Sub-County. Namutumba has 670 domestic water points which serve a total of 183,732 people – 176,226 in rural areas. 81 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Namutumba has 1 piped schemes.

Access

58%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

145

Management

99%

Gender

85%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NTC Namutumba TC 971
Namutumba TC
Population 971
MZB Mazuba Unknown
Mazuba
Population 0
NGD Nangode Unknown
Nangode
Population 0
BLN Bulange 384
Bulange
Population 384
IVK Ivukula 251
Ivukula
Population 251
KBL Kibale 459
Kibale
Population 459
MGD Magada 259
Magada
Population 259
NMT Namutumba 418
Namutumba
Population 418
NSN Nsinze 438
Nsinze
Population 438

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 58 %
Rural Access 60 %
Urban Access 32 %

BLN Bulange 50 %
Bulange
Population Served 27,862
IVK Ivukula 32 %
Ivukula
Population Served 15,142
KBL Kibale 66 %
Kibale
Population Served 27,300
MGD Magada 67 %
Magada
Population Served 30,112
MZB Mazuba 46 %
Mazuba
Population Served 7,206
NGD Nangode 95 %
Nangode
Population Served 8,940
NMT Namutumba 69 %
Namutumba
Population Served 32,552
NSN Nsinze 84 %
Nsinze
Population Served 27,112
NTC Namutumba TC 32 %
Namutumba TC
Population Served 7,506

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 58 %
Rural Access 60 %
Urban Access 32 %

BLN Bulange 50 %
Bulange
Population Served 27,862
IVK Ivukula 32 %
Ivukula
Population Served 15,142
KBL Kibale 66 %
Kibale
Population Served 27,300
MGD Magada 67 %
Magada
Population Served 30,112
MZB Mazuba 46 %
Mazuba
Population Served 7,206
NGD Nangode 95 %
Nangode
Population Served 8,940
NMT Namutumba 69 %
Namutumba
Population Served 32,552
NSN Nsinze 84 %
Nsinze
Population Served 27,112
NTC Namutumba TC 32 %
Namutumba TC
Population Served 7,506

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 88 %
Urban Functionality 90 %

BLN Bulange 78 %
Bulange
Functional Sources 68
IVK Ivukula 76 %
Ivukula
Functional Sources 39
KBL Kibale 83 %
Kibale
Functional Sources 70
MGD Magada 97 %
Magada
Functional Sources 91
MZB Mazuba 82 %
Mazuba
Functional Sources 18
NGD Nangode 88 %
Nangode
Functional Sources 56
NMT Namutumba 88 %
Namutumba
Functional Sources 71
NSN Nsinze 90 %
Nsinze
Functional Sources 82
NTC Namutumba TC 90 %
Namutumba TC
Functional Sources 26

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
BUSIKI                               
 1 MazubaRural15,8377,20646%85%--3-32-2124161-1------------No
 2 BulangeRural56,23227,86250%81%--11-11104144415592-2------1-1---No
 3 KibaleRural41,19827,30066%86%--3-310313571168---------------No
 4 NamutumbaRural47,05132,55269%89%--15-15911047956------------34264229No
 5 Namutumba TCUrban23,4117,50632%-90%-9-9617102121-1------------No
 6 NangodeRural9,4108,94095%89%--1-11721934539314------1-1---No
 7 MagadaRural45,10030,11267%97%--8-826-26553582-2------------No
 8 NsinzeRural32,13327,11284%91%--11-119-959867314------------No
 9 IvukulaRural46,82215,14232%79%--2-210111211031617------------No
Total 317,194183,7325888900630639711108409674761832100000020234264229No
District 317,194183,7325888900630639711108409674761832100000020234264229No

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 GFS11001000000
Total11000000000

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