Tororo District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Tororo vary from 35 % in Nagongera TC Sub-County to 82 % in Magola Sub-County. Tororo has 1,208 domestic water points which serve a total of 370,774 people – 315,299 in rural areas. 141 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Tororo has 1 piped schemes.

Access

60%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

92

Management

83%

Gender

88%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NGN Nagongera 547
Nagongera
Population 547
KWP Kwapa 566
Kwapa
Population 566
MLL Mella 461
Mella
Population 461
MRK Merikit 559
Merikit
Population 559
MLO Molo 545
Molo
Population 545
MKJ Mukuju 582
Mukuju
Population 582
OSK Osukuru 476
Osukuru
Population 476
EDV Eastern DIV 1,289
Eastern DIV
Population 1,289
WDV Western DIV 2,023
Western DIV
Population 2,023
IYL Iyolwa 278
Iyolwa
Population 278
KRW Kirewa 539
Kirewa
Population 539
KSK Kisoko 619
Kisoko
Population 619
MGL Magola 363
Magola
Population 363
MLN Mulanda 424
Mulanda
Population 424
NBY Nabuyoga 408
Nabuyoga
Population 408
NTC Nagongera TC 593
Nagongera TC
Population 593
PYA Paya 440
Paya
Population 440
PTT Petta 535
Petta
Population 535
RBN Rubongi 544
Rubongi
Population 544
SOP Sop-Sop 458
Sop-Sop
Population 458
MTC Malaba TC 1,449
Malaba TC
Population 1,449

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 60 %
Rural Access 59 %
Urban Access 64 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Population Served NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 75 %
Iyolwa
Population Served 18,112
KRW Kirewa 44 %
Kirewa
Population Served 14,650
KSK Kisoko 76 %
Kisoko
Population Served 17,312
KWP Kwapa 69 %
Kwapa
Population Served 16,627
MGL Magola 82 %
Magola
Population Served 17,562
MKJ Mukuju 58 %
Mukuju
Population Served 26,554
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Population Served NWSC
MLN Mulanda 50 %
Mulanda
Population Served 22,927
MLO Molo 70 %
Molo
Population Served 15,739
MRK Merikit 42 %
Merikit
Population Served 12,915
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Population Served NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 51 %
Nabuyoga
Population Served 18,815
NGN Nagongera 46 %
Nagongera
Population Served 14,012
NTC Nagongera TC 35 %
Nagongera TC
Population Served 5,124
OSK Osukuru 61 %
Osukuru
Population Served 33,354
PTT Petta 67 %
Petta
Population Served 12,718
PYA Paya 63 %
Paya
Population Served 22,302
RBN Rubongi 65 %
Rubongi
Population Served 28,500
SOP Sop-Sop 56 %
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 60 %
Rural Access 59 %
Urban Access 64 %

EDV Eastern DIV NWSC
Eastern DIV
Population Served NWSC
IYL Iyolwa 75 %
Iyolwa
Population Served 18,112
KRW Kirewa 44 %
Kirewa
Population Served 14,650
KSK Kisoko 76 %
Kisoko
Population Served 17,312
KWP Kwapa 69 %
Kwapa
Population Served 16,627
MGL Magola 82 %
Magola
Population Served 17,562
MKJ Mukuju 58 %
Mukuju
Population Served 26,554
MLL Mella NWSC
Mella
Population Served NWSC
MLN Mulanda 50 %
Mulanda
Population Served 22,927
MLO Molo 70 %
Molo
Population Served 15,739
MRK Merikit 42 %
Merikit
Population Served 12,915
MTC Malaba TC NWSC
Malaba TC
Population Served NWSC
NBY Nabuyoga 51 %
Nabuyoga
Population Served 18,815
NGN Nagongera 46 %
Nagongera
Population Served 14,012
NTC Nagongera TC 35 %
Nagongera TC
Population Served 5,124
OSK Osukuru 61 %
Osukuru
Population Served 33,354
PTT Petta 67 %
Petta
Population Served 12,718
PYA Paya 63 %
Paya
Population Served 22,302
RBN Rubongi 65 %
Rubongi
Population Served 28,500
SOP Sop-Sop 56 %
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 RubongiRural43,68028,50065%100%--42-421-157-57---------------No
 2 IyolwaRural24,24218,11275%99%--14-146-6431442-2------------No
 3 KirewaRural33,62614,65044%78%--2-2---331043----------11---No
 4 MagolaRural21,33717,56282%95%--9-95-5413442-2------1-1---No
 5 PayaRural35,30122,30263%74%--3-3628362056246---------2731139No
 6 Nagongera TCUrban14,7465,12435%-100%-3-3---15-154-4------------No
 7 KisokoRural22,67817,31276%84%--4-4---4111522-2------------No
 8 MulandaRural46,24922,92750%81%--11-111125015655-5------------No
 9 PettaRural18,87912,71867%62%--415---211637213------------No
 10 Sop-SopRural17,0929,60056%88%-----8-818422---------------No
 11 NabuyogaRural36,97718,81551%96%--91103-3482503-3------------No
 12 NagongeraRural30,38614,01246%71%--527---2114352-2------------No
Total 345,193201,6345886100010641103033346586551245290000001122731139No
TORORO                               
 1 Malaba TCUrban21,449NWSCNWSC-100%-------9-9---------------Yes
 2 MukujuRural45,57926,55458%95%--20-20---6757210-10------------No
 3 MellaRural23,013NWSCNWSC82%--11-111-126935---------------Yes
 4 MoloRural22,45415,73970%92%--5-52-243346628------------No
 5 KwapaRural24,13016,62769%97%-100%23-232-2351364151-1---------No
 6 MerikitRural30,83312,91542%91%--3-3---364403-3------------No
 7 OsukuruRural54,62833,35461%88%--621632-25311645510------2-2---No
Total 222,086121,489559110010012411257072803331328836101000202000No
TORORO M.C                               
 1 Western DIVUrban27,370NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Eastern DIVUrban22,789NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 50,15947,65195000000000000000000000000000No
District 617,438370,77460881001002305235373407451198645213651010003142731139No

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