Nakasongola District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Nakasongola vary from 42 % in Lwabiyata Sub-County to 95 % in Nakitoma Sub-County. Nakasongola has 1,217 domestic water points which serve a total of 185,783 people – 156,393 in rural areas. 56 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Nakasongola has 1 piped schemes.

Access

82%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

77

Management

97%

Gender

92%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
WBN Wabinyonyi 47
Wabinyonyi
Population 47
KTC Kakooge TC 175
Kakooge TC
Population 175
NKT Nakitoma 39
Nakitoma
Population 39
KLO Kalongo 61
Kalongo
Population 61
KLN Kalungi 133
Kalungi
Population 133
LWB Lwabiyata 110
Lwabiyata
Population 110
LWM Lwampanga 195
Lwampanga
Population 195
NTC Nakasongola TC 252
Nakasongola TC
Population 252
KKG Kakooge 56
Kakooge
Population 56
NBS Nabisweera 28
Nabisweera
Population 28
MTC Migeera TC 116
Migeera TC
Population 116

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 82 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 95 %

KKG Kakooge 95 %
Kakooge
Population Served 24,327
KLN Kalungi 92 %
Kalungi
Population Served 27,474
KLO Kalongo 92 %
Kalongo
Population Served 22,602
KTC Kakooge TC 95 %
Kakooge TC
Population Served 10,677
LWB Lwabiyata 42 %
Lwabiyata
Population Served 8,318
LWM Lwampanga 59 %
Lwampanga
Population Served 22,023
MTC Migeera TC 95 %
Migeera TC
Population Served 7,045
NBS Nabisweera 95 %
Nabisweera
Population Served 19,593
NKT Nakitoma 95 %
Nakitoma
Population Served 15,851
NTC Nakasongola TC 95 %
Nakasongola TC
Population Served 11,668
WBN Wabinyonyi 71 %
Wabinyonyi
Population Served 16,206

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 82 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 95 %

KKG Kakooge 95 %
Kakooge
Population Served 24,327
KLN Kalungi 92 %
Kalungi
Population Served 27,474
KLO Kalongo 92 %
Kalongo
Population Served 22,602
KTC Kakooge TC 95 %
Kakooge TC
Population Served 10,677
LWB Lwabiyata 42 %
Lwabiyata
Population Served 8,318
LWM Lwampanga 59 %
Lwampanga
Population Served 22,023
MTC Migeera TC 95 %
Migeera TC
Population Served 7,045
NBS Nabisweera 95 %
Nabisweera
Population Served 19,593
NKT Nakitoma 95 %
Nakitoma
Population Served 15,851
NTC Nakasongola TC 95 %
Nakasongola TC
Population Served 11,668
WBN Wabinyonyi 71 %
Wabinyonyi
Population Served 16,206

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 93 %
Urban Functionality 98 %

KKG Kakooge 87 %
Kakooge
Functional Sources 88
KLN Kalungi 84 %
Kalungi
Functional Sources 80
KLO Kalongo 83 %
Kalongo
Functional Sources 74
KTC Kakooge TC 82 %
Kakooge TC
Functional Sources 53
LWB Lwabiyata 92 %
Lwabiyata
Functional Sources 23
LWM Lwampanga 77 %
Lwampanga
Functional Sources 75
MTC Migeera TC 85 %
Migeera TC
Functional Sources 109
NBS Nabisweera 84 %
Nabisweera
Functional Sources 54
NKT Nakitoma 85 %
Nakitoma
Functional Sources 60
NTC Nakasongola TC 97 %
Nakasongola TC
Functional Sources 305
WBN Wabinyonyi 73 %
Wabinyonyi
Functional Sources 74

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
BURULI                                
 1 Nakasongola TCUrban12,28211,66895%-100%100%---1-1165211-11-12-22876293480285No
 2 LwabiyataRural19,5828,31842%97%-89%---2-220-20123---19-19------No
 3 KalongoRural24,44822,60292%96%-92%---38116116210616---24-24------No
 4 KakoogeRural25,60724,32795%94%-100%------7938291019---15-15------No
 5 LwampangaRural37,19322,02359%93%-100%---15632638111021---8-831132---No
 6 Kakooge TCUrban11,23910,67795%-92%100%------31114212113---2-210-10---No
 7 KalungiRural29,77827,47492%93%-100%----1212702723142-213-137-7---No
 8 WabinyonyiRural22,94216,20671%90%-86%------37643361854---35136134---No
 9 NakitomaRural16,68515,85195%91%-94%1-145947-475611---16-163-3---No
 10 Migeera TCUrban7,4167,04595%-98%100%----118-8------6-610118119---No
 11 NabisweeraRural20,62419,59395%95%-84%----4444-44106162-223-23---119426No
Total 227,796185,783829398922024995849726523150161665051501416446354685993231No
District 227,796185,783829398922024995849726523150161665051501416446354685993231No

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
Combined Water Based/Not GFS11001000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000000010
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Total44000000010

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