Luwero District

by October 18, 2019

The access rates in Luwero vary from 45 % in Kamira Sub-County to 95 % in Katikamu Sub-County. Luwero has 1,284 domestic water points which serve a total of 359,526 people – 289,082 in rural areas. 164 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Luwero has 3 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

81

Management

89%

Gender

74%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MKL Makulubita 217
Makulubita
Population 217
KLG Kalagala 358
Kalagala
Population 358
KTK Katikamu 323
Katikamu
Population 323
LWR Luwero 204
Luwero
Population 204
BMN Bamunanika 267
Bamunanika
Population 267
BTC Bombo TC 3,464
Bombo TC
Population 3,464
KKY Kikyusa 153
Kikyusa
Population 153
LTC Luwero TC 2,446
Luwero TC
Population 2,446
NYM Nyimbwa 410
Nyimbwa
Population 410
WTC Wobulenzi TC 1,552
Wobulenzi TC
Population 1,552
BTN Butuntumula 103
Butuntumula
Population 103
KMR Kamira 68
Kamira
Population 68
ZRB Zirobwe 219
Zirobwe
Population 219

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 70 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 66 %

BMN Bamunanika 82 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 26,436
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 80 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 31,572
KKY Kikyusa 54 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 21,000
KLG Kalagala 76 %
Kalagala
Population Served 38,050
KMR Kamira 45 %
Kamira
Population Served 13,251
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 46,253
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 35,741
MKL Makulubita 49 %
Makulubita
Population Served 18,224
NYM Nyimbwa 64 %
Nyimbwa
Population Served 26,053
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Population Served NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
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 70 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 66 %

BMN Bamunanika 82 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 26,436
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 80 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 31,572
KKY Kikyusa 54 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 21,000
KLG Kalagala 76 %
Kalagala
Population Served 38,050
KMR Kamira 45 %
Kamira
Population Served 13,251
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 46,253
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 35,741
MKL Makulubita 49 %
Makulubita
Population Served 18,224
NYM Nyimbwa 64 %
Nyimbwa
Population Served 26,053
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Population Served NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
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 86 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

BMN Bamunanika 89 %
Bamunanika
Functional Sources NWSC
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Functional Sources NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 60 %
Butuntumula
Functional Sources NWSC
KKY Kikyusa 92 %
Kikyusa
Functional Sources NWSC
KLG Kalagala 96 %
Kalagala
Functional Sources NWSC
KMR Kamira 100 %
Kamira
Functional Sources NWSC
KTK Katikamu 96 %
Katikamu
Functional Sources NWSC
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Functional Sources NWSC
LWR Luwero 78 %
Luwero
Functional Sources NWSC
MKL Makulubita 97 %
Makulubita
Functional Sources NWSC
NYM Nyimbwa 97 %
Nyimbwa
Functional Sources NWSC
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Functional Sources NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
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
BAMUNANIKA                               
 1 KamiraRural29,61313,25145%100%-100%---8-831-319-9---26-26------No
 2 BamunanikaRural32,24726,43682%89%-----3053546450617------------No
 3 KalagalaRural49,95238,05076%96%--2-27217344448---------3-3---No
 4 ZirobweRural50,479NWSCNWSC65%-----1824425946331720---------351-35Yes
Total 162,291110,23968850100202128301581941220618183600026026303351035No
KATIKAMU                               
 1 KatikamuRural48,68746,25395%96%-----85489653684-4------------No
 2 LuweroRural37,62235,74195%78%---1148186655116610212------------No
 3 ButuntumulaRural39,62431,57280%62%-100%---36235927134048121-17-7------No
 4 Luwero TCUrban48,055NWSCNWSC-96%----8-844246---------251261,44813891Yes
 5 Wobulenzi TCUrban30,350NWSCNWSC-96%-2-25-521-21---------22224---Yes
 6 Bombo TCUrban28,980NWSCNWSC-95%-8-852724-243-3------2-2704731Yes
 7 MakulubitaRural36,99018,22449%97%--1-12322532-324-4------------No
 8 NyimbwaRural40,99426,05364%97%--2-232133472491-1------1-1---No
 9 KikyusaRural38,99221,00054%93%-67%---14-144945347552---426------No
Total 350,294249,2877186968613114256503063833541873158810111213503532,152145122No
District 512,585359,52670869695151163848046457747624913312410137239533562,503145157No

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 GFS33000003030
Total33000003030

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