Wakiso District

by October 2, 2022

The access rates in Wakiso vary from 22 % in Nabweru Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kakiri Sub-County. Wakiso has 4,304 domestic water points which serve a total of 1,081,712 people – 726,154 in rural areas. 733 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Wakiso has 4 piped schemes.

Access

34%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

235

Management

91%

Gender

68%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
DAA Div A 4,828
Div A
Population 4,828
KKR Kakiri 439
Kakiri
Population 439
BDV Bweyogerere Div Unknown
Bweyogerere Div
Population 0
NDV NAMUGONGO DIV Unknown
NAMUGONGO DIV
Population 0
SSS Kajjansi TC (Ssisa) 1,167
Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)
Population 1,167
NSN Kyengera TC (Nsangi) 2,905
Kyengera TC (Nsangi)
Population 2,905
WKS Wakiso 3,052
Wakiso
Population 3,052
MKD Bunamwaya Div 1,839
Bunamwaya Div
Population 1,839
KTC Kira Div 1,037
Kira Div
Population 1,037
NMY Namayumba 263
Namayumba
Population 263
BSS Bussi 344
Bussi
Population 344
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 2,220
KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)
Population 2,220
KSN Kasanje 369
Kasanje
Population 369
KTC Kakiri TC 1,143
Kakiri TC
Population 1,143
KTB Katabi 2,832
Katabi
Population 2,832
MSL Masulita 296
Masulita
Population 296
MTC Masulita TC 414
Masulita TC
Population 414
MND Mende 577
Mende
Population 577
NTC Namayumba TC 365
Namayumba TC
Population 365
WTC Wakiso TC 2,741
Wakiso TC
Population 2,741
DBB Div B 3,568
Div B
Population 3,568
BSK Busukuma Div 541
Busukuma Div
Population 541
GMB Gombe Div 850
Gombe Div
Population 850
NBW Nabweru Div 6,261
Nabweru Div
Population 6,261
NTL Nansana Div 17,415
Nansana Div
Population 17,415
MDV Masajja DIV Unknown
Masajja DIV
Population 0
NJD Ndejje Div Unknown
Ndejje Div
Population 0

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 34 %
Rural Access 40 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDV Bweyogerere Div NWSC
Bweyogerere Div
Population Served NWSC
BSK Busukuma Div 75 %
Busukuma Div
Population Served 45,278
BSS Bussi 25 %
Bussi
Population Served 6,174
DAA Div A NWSC
Div A
Population Served NWSC
DBB Div B NWSC
Div B
Population Served NWSC
GMB Gombe Div 58 %
Gombe Div
Population Served 70,522
KKR Kakiri 95 %
Kakiri
Population Served 59,098
KSN Kasanje 57 %
Kasanje
Population Served 26,475
KTB Katabi NWSC
Katabi
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kakiri TC NWSC
Kakiri TC
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kira Div NWSC
Kira Div
Population Served NWSC
MDV Masajja DIV NWSC
Masajja DIV
Population Served NWSC
MKD Bunamwaya Div NWSC
Bunamwaya Div
Population Served NWSC
MND Mende 95 %
Mende
Population Served 39,777
MSL Masulita 95 %
Masulita
Population Served 16,163
MTC Masulita TC 95 %
Masulita TC
Population Served 22,099
NBW Nabweru Div 22 %
Nabweru Div
Population Served 37,354
NDV NAMUGONGO DIV NWSC
NAMUGONGO DIV
Population Served NWSC
NJD Ndejje Div NWSC
Ndejje Div
Population Served NWSC
NMY Namayumba 95 %
Namayumba
Population Served 27,402
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 34 %
KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)
Population Served 76,808
NSN Kyengera TC (Nsangi) 23 %
Kyengera TC (Nsangi)
Population Served 71,767
NTC Namayumba TC 95 %
Namayumba TC
Population Served 22,856
NTL Nansana Div NWSC
Nansana Div
Population Served NWSC
SSS Kajjansi TC (Ssisa) NWSC
Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)
Population Served NWSC
WKS Wakiso 23 %
Wakiso
Population Served 64,147
WTC Wakiso TC NWSC
Wakiso TC
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 34 %
Rural Access 40 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDV Bweyogerere Div NWSC
Bweyogerere Div
Population Served NWSC
BSK Busukuma Div 75 %
Busukuma Div
Population Served 45,278
BSS Bussi 25 %
Bussi
Population Served 6,174
DAA Div A NWSC
Div A
Population Served NWSC
DBB Div B NWSC
Div B
Population Served NWSC
GMB Gombe Div 58 %
Gombe Div
Population Served 70,522
KKR Kakiri 95 %
Kakiri
Population Served 59,098
KSN Kasanje 57 %
Kasanje
Population Served 26,475
KTB Katabi NWSC
Katabi
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kakiri TC NWSC
Kakiri TC
Population Served NWSC
KTC Kira Div NWSC
Kira Div
Population Served NWSC
MDV Masajja DIV NWSC
Masajja DIV
Population Served NWSC
MKD Bunamwaya Div NWSC
Bunamwaya Div
Population Served NWSC
MND Mende 95 %
Mende
Population Served 39,777
MSL Masulita 95 %
Masulita
Population Served 16,163
MTC Masulita TC 95 %
Masulita TC
Population Served 22,099
NBW Nabweru Div 22 %
Nabweru Div
Population Served 37,354
NDV NAMUGONGO DIV NWSC
NAMUGONGO DIV
Population Served NWSC
NJD Ndejje Div NWSC
Ndejje Div
Population Served NWSC
NMY Namayumba 95 %
Namayumba
Population Served 27,402
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 34 %
KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)
Population Served 76,808
NSN Kyengera TC (Nsangi) 23 %
Kyengera TC (Nsangi)
Population Served 71,767
NTC Namayumba TC 95 %
Namayumba TC
Population Served 22,856
NTL Nansana Div NWSC
Nansana Div
Population Served NWSC
SSS Kajjansi TC (Ssisa) NWSC
Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)
Population Served NWSC
WKS Wakiso 23 %
Wakiso
Population Served 64,147
WTC Wakiso TC NWSC
Wakiso TC
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 84 %
Urban Functionality 76 %

BDV Bweyogerere Div NWSC
Bweyogerere Div
Functional Sources NWSC
BSK Busukuma Div 81 %
Busukuma Div
Functional Sources NWSC
BSS Bussi 83 %
Bussi
Functional Sources NWSC
DAA Div A NWSC
Div A
Functional Sources NWSC
DBB Div B NWSC
Div B
Functional Sources NWSC
GMB Gombe Div 89 %
Gombe Div
Functional Sources NWSC
KKR Kakiri 86 %
Kakiri
Functional Sources NWSC
KSN Kasanje 74 %
Kasanje
Functional Sources NWSC
KTB Katabi NWSC
Katabi
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Kakiri TC NWSC
Kakiri TC
Functional Sources NWSC
KTC Kira Div NWSC
Kira Div
Functional Sources NWSC
MDV Masajja DIV NWSC
Masajja DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
MKD Bunamwaya Div NWSC
Bunamwaya Div
Functional Sources NWSC
MND Mende 72 %
Mende
Functional Sources NWSC
MSL Masulita 64 %
Masulita
Functional Sources NWSC
MTC Masulita TC 65 %
Masulita TC
Functional Sources NWSC
NBW Nabweru Div 87 %
Nabweru Div
Functional Sources NWSC
NDV NAMUGONGO DIV NWSC
NAMUGONGO DIV
Functional Sources NWSC
NJD Ndejje Div NWSC
Ndejje Div
Functional Sources NWSC
NMY Namayumba 73 %
Namayumba
Functional Sources NWSC
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 87 %
KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)
Functional Sources NWSC
NSN Kyengera TC (Nsangi) 83 %
Kyengera TC (Nsangi)
Functional Sources NWSC
NTC Namayumba TC 80 %
Namayumba TC
Functional Sources NWSC
NTL Nansana Div NWSC
Nansana Div
Functional Sources NWSC
SSS Kajjansi TC (Ssisa) NWSC
Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)
Functional Sources NWSC
WKS Wakiso 92 %
Wakiso
Functional Sources NWSC
WTC Wakiso TC NWSC
Wakiso TC
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
BUSIRO                               
 1 BussiRural25,1226,17425%89%-----143171-1---------------No
 2 Masulita TCUrban23,26222,09995%-65%-8-8362965941321122------610166743240No
 3 NamayumbaRural28,84427,40295%73%--22-228645131244289211------9514---No
 4 KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)Rural226,63476,80834%87%--25-25942511945105564670------11612128---No
 5 MendeRural41,87139,77795%72%--2914436632982843211314------1-1---No
 6 KatabiRural168,148NWSCNWSC85%--131143324571321526430------18216198---Yes
 7 Kakiri TCUrban30,572NWSCNWSC-90%-718234272134-4------16-16---Yes
 8 Namayumba TCUrban24,05922,85695%-80%100%5164023631511635-351-1---718---No
 9 MasulitaRural17,01416,16395%65%---1153328515419224------------No
 10 Kyengera TC (Nsangi)Rural311,30671,76723%83%--18351884346891842220-20------5-5---No
 11 WakisoRural281,26664,14723%92%--1667173615661221419625------22628---No
 12 KasanjeRural46,25726,47557%74%--39155427103715-157613------------No
 13 Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)Rural147,944NWSCNWSC84%--1052813342155792119510105------13116147---Yes
 14 KakiriRural62,20859,09895%86%--48-48151431943113234-34------1-11582711No
 15 Wakiso TCUrban95,838NWSCNWSC-78%-348422314371341718220------12113---Yes
Total 1,530,345652,356438376100684817657933491,1422554329837642418101000521675888395951No
ENTEBBE M.C                               
 1 Div AUrban62,740NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Div BUrban48,916NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 111,65681,55373000000000000000000000000000No
MAKINDYE-SSABAGABO MC                               
 1 Bunamwaya DivRural115,377NWSCNWSC86%--163616991322941325-25------8825113---Yes
 2 Ndejje DivUrban148,874NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Masajja DIVUrban186,624NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 450,87561,3431486001636169913229413250250000008825113000No
KIRA MC                               
 1 Bweyogerere DivUrban170,142NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 NAMUGONGO DIVUrban238,464NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Kira DivUrban96,369NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 504,97500000000000000000000000000000No
NANSANA MC                               
 1 Nansana DivUrban229,957NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------1-1---Yes
 2 Busukuma DivRural60,08145,27875%81%--121135726834244644549------21425---No
 3 Gombe DivRural121,89170,52258%89%-100%27229160251852342745-451-1---6-6---No
 4 Nabweru DivRural169,07837,35422%87%--14-14259346-637138------12722149---No
Total 581,007286,4604986100100543572426030271879126613210100015526181000No
District 3,178,8581,081,712348476100901909911,0444221,46633555390527485752020007641188828395951No

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
Unknown/Not GFS43010000000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS75011204030
Surface Water Based/GFS10000000000
Total138020204030

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