Mpigi District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Mpigi vary from 54 % in Mpigi TC Sub-County to 95 % in Muduuma Sub-County. Mpigi has 1,084 domestic water points which serve a total of 241,253 people – 212,091 in rural areas. 222 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Mpigi has 1 piped schemes.

Access

78%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

64

Management

98%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KMM Kammengo 291
Kammengo
Population 291
MDM Muduuma 242
Muduuma
Population 242
KRN Kiringente 379
Kiringente
Population 379
NKZ Nkozi 337
Nkozi
Population 337
MTC Mpigi TC 434
Mpigi TC
Population 434
BWM Buwama 306
Buwama
Population 306
KTN Kituntu 254
Kituntu
Population 254

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 78 %
Rural Access 83 %
Urban Access 54 %

BWM Buwama NWSC
Buwama
Population Served NWSC
KMM Kammengo 95 %
Kammengo
Population Served 45,858
KRN Kiringente 95 %
Kiringente
Population Served 26,806
KTN Kituntu 95 %
Kituntu
Population Served 26,141
MDM Muduuma 95 %
Muduuma
Population Served 36,110
MTC Mpigi TC 54 %
Mpigi TC
Population Served 29,162
NKZ Nkozi 69 %
Nkozi
Population Served 35,966

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 78 %
Rural Access 83 %
Urban Access 54 %

BWM Buwama NWSC
Buwama
Population Served NWSC
KMM Kammengo 95 %
Kammengo
Population Served 45,858
KRN Kiringente 95 %
Kiringente
Population Served 26,806
KTN Kituntu 95 %
Kituntu
Population Served 26,141
MDM Muduuma 95 %
Muduuma
Population Served 36,110
MTC Mpigi TC 54 %
Mpigi TC
Population Served 29,162
NKZ Nkozi 69 %
Nkozi
Population Served 35,966

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 79 %
Urban Functionality 81 %

BWM Buwama NWSC
Buwama
Functional Sources 154
KMM Kammengo 74 %
Kammengo
Functional Sources 159
KRN Kiringente 84 %
Kiringente
Functional Sources 102
KTN Kituntu 74 %
Kituntu
Functional Sources 112
MDM Muduuma 85 %
Muduuma
Functional Sources 129
MTC Mpigi TC 81 %
Mpigi TC
Functional Sources 105
NKZ Nkozi 76 %
Nkozi
Functional Sources 101

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
MAWOKOTA                               
 1 BuwamaRural62,613NWSCNWSC85%--29-2978221001421630333------3-3---Yes
 2 KituntuRural27,51726,14195%74%--16-16643195771424125------1-1---No
 3 KiringenteRural28,21726,80695%84%--45247431356105154-4------------No
 4 NkoziRural52,23635,96669%76%--1-16727941952412-12------2-2---No
 5 MuduumaRural38,01136,11095%85%--292315810681892710-10------14115-20426No
 6 Mpigi TCUrban53,75229,16254%-81%-91-91102030246112------1-11,187-105No
 7 KammengoRural48,27245,85895%74%--5966575391141091910313------5-5116414No
Total 310,618241,253787981027010280395162557804112191899000000261271,188368145No
District 310,618241,253787981027010280395162557804112191899000000261271,190483148No

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 GFS11000000010
Groundwater based/Unknown22002000010
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11001000010
Surface Water Based/Unknown11001000000
Unknown/Not GFS21000001000
Total76000001030

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