Luwero District

by September 19, 2020

The access rates in Luwero vary from 44 % in Kamira Sub-County to 95 % in Katikamu Sub-County. Luwero has 1,285 domestic water points which serve a total of 361,728 people – 291,283 in rural areas. 164 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Luwero has 3 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

83

Management

89%

Gender

74%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MKL Makulubita 222
Makulubita
Population 222
KLG Kalagala 366
Kalagala
Population 366
KTK Katikamu 330
Katikamu
Population 330
LWR Luwero 208
Luwero
Population 208
BMN Bamunanika 274
Bamunanika
Population 274
BTC Bombo TC 3,544
Bombo TC
Population 3,544
KKY Kikyusa 157
Kikyusa
Population 157
LTC Luwero TC 2,502
Luwero TC
Population 2,502
NYM Nyimbwa 420
Nyimbwa
Population 420
WTC Wobulenzi TC 1,588
Wobulenzi TC
Population 1,588
BTN Butuntumula 106
Butuntumula
Population 106
KMR Kamira 70
Kamira
Population 70
ZRB Zirobwe 224
Zirobwe
Population 224

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 69 %
Rural Access 70 %
Urban Access 64 %

BMN Bamunanika 80 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 26,436
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 78 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 31,572
KKY Kikyusa 53 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 21,300
KLG Kalagala 74 %
Kalagala
Population Served 38,050
KMR Kamira 44 %
Kamira
Population Served 13,251
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 47,325
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 36,569
MKL Makulubita 48 %
Makulubita
Population Served 18,224
NYM Nyimbwa 62 %
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 69 %
Rural Access 70 %
Urban Access 64 %

BMN Bamunanika 80 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 26,436
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 78 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 31,572
KKY Kikyusa 53 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 21,300
KLG Kalagala 74 %
Kalagala
Population Served 38,050
KMR Kamira 44 %
Kamira
Population Served 13,251
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 47,325
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 36,569
MKL Makulubita 48 %
Makulubita
Population Served 18,224
NYM Nyimbwa 62 %
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 KamiraRural30,29913,25144%100%-100%---8-831-319-9---26-26------No
 2 BamunanikaRural32,99526,43680%89%-----3053546450617------------No
 3 KalagalaRural51,11038,05074%96%--2-27217344448---------3-3---No
 4 ZirobweRural51,649NWSCNWSC65%-----1824425946331720---------351-35Yes
Total 166,053110,23966850100202128301581941220618183600026026303351035No
KATIKAMU                               
 1 KatikamuRural49,81647,32595%96%-----85489653684-4------------No
 2 LuweroRural38,49436,56995%78%---1148186655116610212------------No
 3 ButuntumulaRural40,54331,57278%62%-100%---36235927134048121-17-7------No
 4 Luwero TCUrban49,169NWSCNWSC-96%----8-844246---------251261,44813891Yes
 5 Wobulenzi TCUrban31,054NWSCNWSC-96%-2-25-521-21---------22224---Yes
 6 Bombo TCUrban29,652NWSCNWSC-95%-8-852724-243-3------2-2704731Yes
 7 MakulubitaRural37,84718,22448%97%--1-12322532-324-4------------No
 8 NyimbwaRural41,94526,05362%97%--2-232133472491-1------1-1---No
 9 KikyusaRural39,89621,30053%93%-67%---14-144945347552---426------No
Total 358,416251,4897086968613114256503063843541973158810111213503532,152145122No
District 524,469361,72869869695151163848046457847625913312410137239533562,503145157No

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