Tororo District

by December 7, 2022

The access rates in Tororo vary from 34 % in Nagongera TC Sub-County to 80 % in Magola Sub-County. Tororo has 1,208 domestic water points which serve a total of 371,956 people – 315,298 in rural areas. 141 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Tororo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

59%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

95

Management

83%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NGN Nagongera 560
Nagongera
Population 560
KWP Kwapa 580
Kwapa
Population 580
MLL Mella 472
Mella
Population 472
MRK Merikit 573
Merikit
Population 573
MLO Molo 559
Molo
Population 559
MKJ Mukuju 596
Mukuju
Population 596
OSK Osukuru 488
Osukuru
Population 488
EDV Eastern DIV 1,321
Eastern DIV
Population 1,321
WDV Western DIV 2,073
Western DIV
Population 2,073
IYL Iyolwa 285
Iyolwa
Population 285
KRW Kirewa 552
Kirewa
Population 552
KSK Kisoko 635
Kisoko
Population 635
MGL Magola 372
Magola
Population 372
MLN Mulanda 434
Mulanda
Population 434
NBY Nabuyoga 418
Nabuyoga
Population 418
NTC Nagongera TC 607
Nagongera TC
Population 607
PYA Paya 451
Paya
Population 451
PTT Petta 548
Petta
Population 548
RBN Rubongi 558
Rubongi
Population 558
SOP Sop-Sop 470
Sop-Sop
Population 470
MTC Malaba TC 1,485
Malaba TC
Population 1,485

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 59 %
Rural Access 58 %
Urban Access 64 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Population Served NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 73 %
Iyolwa
Population Served 18,112
KRW Kirewa 43 %
Kirewa
Population Served 14,650
KSK Kisoko 74 %
Kisoko
Population Served 17,312
KWP Kwapa 67 %
Kwapa
Population Served 16,627
MGL Magola 80 %
Magola
Population Served 17,562
MKJ Mukuju 57 %
Mukuju
Population Served 26,554
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Population Served NWSC
MLN Mulanda 48 %
Mulanda
Population Served 22,927
MLO Molo 68 %
Molo
Population Served 15,739
MRK Merikit 41 %
Merikit
Population Served 12,915
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Population Served NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 50 %
Nabuyoga
Population Served 18,815
NGN Nagongera 45 %
Nagongera
Population Served 14,012
NTC Nagongera TC 34 %
Nagongera TC
Population Served 5,124
OSK Osukuru 60 %
Osukuru
Population Served 33,354
PTT Petta 66 %
Petta
Population Served 12,718
PYA Paya 62 %
Paya
Population Served 22,302
RBN Rubongi 64 %
Rubongi
Population Served 28,500
SOP Sop-Sop 55 %
Sop-Sop
Population Served 9,600
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 59 %
Rural Access 58 %
Urban Access 64 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Population Served NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 73 %
Iyolwa
Population Served 18,112
KRW Kirewa 43 %
Kirewa
Population Served 14,650
KSK Kisoko 74 %
Kisoko
Population Served 17,312
KWP Kwapa 67 %
Kwapa
Population Served 16,627
MGL Magola 80 %
Magola
Population Served 17,562
MKJ Mukuju 57 %
Mukuju
Population Served 26,554
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Population Served NWSC
MLN Mulanda 48 %
Mulanda
Population Served 22,927
MLO Molo 68 %
Molo
Population Served 15,739
MRK Merikit 41 %
Merikit
Population Served 12,915
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Population Served NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 50 %
Nabuyoga
Population Served 18,815
NGN Nagongera 45 %
Nagongera
Population Served 14,012
NTC Nagongera TC 34 %
Nagongera TC
Population Served 5,124
OSK Osukuru 60 %
Osukuru
Population Served 33,354
PTT Petta 66 %
Petta
Population Served 12,718
PYA Paya 62 %
Paya
Population Served 22,302
RBN Rubongi 64 %
Rubongi
Population Served 28,500
SOP Sop-Sop 55 %
Sop-Sop
Population Served 9,600
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Population Served NWSC

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 100 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 98 %
Iyolwa
Functional Sources NWSC
KRW Kirewa 76 %
Kirewa
Functional Sources NWSC
KSK Kisoko 81 %
Kisoko
Functional Sources NWSC
KWP Kwapa 97 %
Kwapa
Functional Sources NWSC
MGL Magola 95 %
Magola
Functional Sources NWSC
MKJ Mukuju 95 %
Mukuju
Functional Sources NWSC
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Functional Sources NWSC
MLN Mulanda 81 %
Mulanda
Functional Sources NWSC
MLO Molo 92 %
Molo
Functional Sources NWSC
MRK Merikit 91 %
Merikit
Functional Sources NWSC
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Functional Sources NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 95 %
Nabuyoga
Functional Sources NWSC
NGN Nagongera 64 %
Nagongera
Functional Sources NWSC
NTC Nagongera TC 100 %
Nagongera TC
Functional Sources NWSC
OSK Osukuru 88 %
Osukuru
Functional Sources NWSC
PTT Petta 60 %
Petta
Functional Sources NWSC
PYA Paya 64 %
Paya
Functional Sources NWSC
RBN Rubongi 100 %
Rubongi
Functional Sources NWSC
SOP Sop-Sop 87 %
Sop-Sop
Functional Sources NWSC
WDV Western DIV NWSC
Western DIV
Functional Sources NWSC

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
WEST BUDAMA (KISOLO)                                
 1 RubongiRural44,76528,50064%100%--42-421-157-57---------------No
 2 IyolwaRural24,84418,11273%99%--14-146-6431442-2------------No
 3 KirewaRural34,46114,65043%78%--2-2---331043----------11---No
 4 MagolaRural21,86717,56280%95%--9-95-5413442-2------1-1---No
 5 PayaRural36,17822,30262%74%--3-3628362056246---------2731139No
 6 Nagongera TCUrban15,1125,12434%-100%-3-3---15-154-4------------No
 7 KisokoRural23,24117,31274%84%--4-4---4111522-2------------No
 8 MulandaRural47,39822,92748%81%--11-111125015655-5------------No
 9 PettaRural19,34812,71866%62%--415---211637213------------No
 10 Sop-SopRural17,5179,60055%88%-----8-818422---------------No
 11 NabuyogaRural37,89518,81550%96%--91103-3482503-3------------No
 12 NagongeraRural31,14114,01245%71%--527---2114352-2------------No
Total 353,767201,6345786100010641103033346586551245290000001122731139No
TORORO                               
 1 Malaba TCUrban21,982NWSCNWSC-100%-------9-9---------------Yes
 2 MukujuRural46,71126,55457%95%--20-20---6757210-10------------No
 3 MellaRural23,584NWSCNWSC82%--11-111-126935---------------Yes
 4 MoloRural23,01215,73968%92%--5-52-243346628------------No
 5 KwapaRural24,72916,62767%97%-100%23-232-2351364151-1---------No
 6 MerikitRural31,59912,91541%91%--3-3---364403-3------------No
 7 OsukuruRural55,98433,35460%88%--621632-25311645510------2-2---No
Total 227,601121,488539110010012411257072803331328836101000202000No
TORORO M.C                               
 1 Western DIVUrban28,049NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Eastern DIVUrban23,355NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 51,40448,83495000000000000000000000000000No
District 632,772371,95659881001002305235373407451198645213651010003142731139No

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 GFS10011000010
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Total20010001010

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