Wakiso District

by January 29, 2023

The access rates in Wakiso vary from 22 % in Nabweru Div Sub-County to 95 % in Kakiri Sub-County. Wakiso has 4,311 domestic water points which serve a total of 1,085,350 people – 729,064 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

239

Management

91%

Gender

68%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
DAA Div A 4,906
Div A
Population 4,906
KKR Kakiri 446
Kakiri
Population 446
BDV Bweyogerere Div Unknown
Bweyogerere Div
Population 0
NDV NAMUGONGO DIV Unknown
NAMUGONGO DIV
Population 0
SSS Kajjansi TC (Ssisa) 1,185
Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)
Population 1,185
NSN Kyengera TC (Nsangi) 2,952
Kyengera TC (Nsangi)
Population 2,952
WKS Wakiso 3,101
Wakiso
Population 3,101
MKD Bunamwaya Div 1,868
Bunamwaya Div
Population 1,868
KTC Kira Div 1,054
Kira Div
Population 1,054
NMY Namayumba 267
Namayumba
Population 267
BSS Bussi 350
Bussi
Population 350
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 2,256
KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)
Population 2,256
KSN Kasanje 375
Kasanje
Population 375
KTC Kakiri TC 1,161
Kakiri TC
Population 1,161
KTB Katabi 2,878
Katabi
Population 2,878
MSL Masulita 301
Masulita
Population 301
MTC Masulita TC 420
Masulita TC
Population 420
MND Mende 586
Mende
Population 586
NTC Namayumba TC 371
Namayumba TC
Population 371
WTC Wakiso TC 2,786
Wakiso TC
Population 2,786
DBB Div B 3,626
Div B
Population 3,626
BSK Busukuma Div 550
Busukuma Div
Population 550
GMB Gombe Div 864
Gombe Div
Population 864
NBW Nabweru Div 6,363
Nabweru Div
Population 6,363
NTL Nansana Div 17,698
Nansana Div
Population 17,698
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 39 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDV Bweyogerere Div NWSC
Bweyogerere Div
Population Served NWSC
BSK Busukuma Div 74 %
Busukuma Div
Population Served 45,278
BSS Bussi 24 %
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 57 %
Gombe Div
Population Served 70,522
KKR Kakiri 95 %
Kakiri
Population Served 60,056
KSN Kasanje 56 %
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 40,423
MSL Masulita 95 %
Masulita
Population Served 16,426
MTC Masulita TC 95 %
Masulita TC
Population Served 22,457
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 27,846
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 33 %
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 23,227
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 64,447
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 39 %
Urban Access 26 %

BDV Bweyogerere Div NWSC
Bweyogerere Div
Population Served NWSC
BSK Busukuma Div 74 %
Busukuma Div
Population Served 45,278
BSS Bussi 24 %
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 57 %
Gombe Div
Population Served 70,522
KKR Kakiri 95 %
Kakiri
Population Served 60,056
KSN Kasanje 56 %
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 40,423
MSL Masulita 95 %
Masulita
Population Served 16,426
MTC Masulita TC 95 %
Masulita TC
Population Served 22,457
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 27,846
NNG KASANGATI TC (Nangabo) 33 %
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 23,227
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 64,447
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 BussiRural25,5306,17424%89%-----143171-1---------------No
 2 Masulita TCUrban23,63922,45795%-65%-8-8362965941321122------610166743240No
 3 NamayumbaRural29,31227,84695%73%--22-228645131244289211------9514---No
 4 KASANGATI TC (Nangabo)Rural230,30876,80833%87%--25-25942511945105564670------11612128---No
 5 MendeRural42,55040,42395%73%--2914436632982843211314------1-1---No
 6 KatabiRural170,874NWSCNWSC85%--131143324571321526430------18216198---Yes
 7 Kakiri TCUrban31,068NWSCNWSC-90%-718234272134-4------16-16---Yes
 8 Namayumba TCUrban24,44923,22795%-80%100%5164023631511635-351-1---718---No
 9 MasulitaRural17,29016,42695%65%---1153328515419224------------No
 10 Kyengera TC (Nsangi)Rural316,35371,76723%83%--18351884346891842220-20------5-5---No
 11 WakisoRural285,82664,44723%92%--1667173615661221419625------22628---No
 12 KasanjeRural47,00726,47556%74%--39155427103715-157613------------No
 13 Kajjansi TC (Ssisa)Rural150,342NWSCNWSC84%--1052813342155792119510105------13116147---Yes
 14 KakiriRural63,21760,05695%86%--48-48151431943113234-34------1-11582711No
 15 Wakiso TCUrban97,391NWSCNWSC-78%-348422314371341718220------12113---Yes
Total 1,555,156655,994428376100684817657973491,1462584330137642418101000521675888395951No
ENTEBBE M.C                               
 1 Div AUrban63,757NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 Div BUrban49,709NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 113,46681,55372000000000000000000000000000No
MAKINDYE-SSABAGABO MC                               
 1 Bunamwaya DivRural117,248NWSCNWSC86%--163616991322941325-25------8825113---Yes
 2 Ndejje DivUrban151,288NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Masajja DIVUrban189,650NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 458,18661,3431386001636169913229413250250000008825113000No
KIRA MC                               
 1 Bweyogerere DivUrban172,900NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 2 NAMUGONGO DIVUrban242,330NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Kira DivUrban97,932NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 513,16200000000000000000000000000000No
NANSANA MC                               
 1 Nansana DivUrban233,685NWSCNWSC-100%-1-1---------------1-1---Yes
 2 Busukuma DivRural61,05545,27874%81%--121135726834244644549------21425---No
 3 Gombe DivRural123,86770,52257%89%-100%27229160251852342745-451-1---6-6---No
 4 Nabweru DivRural171,82037,35422%87%--14-14259346-637138------12722149---No
Total 590,427286,4604986100100543572426030271879126613210100015526181000No
District 3,230,3971,085,350348476100901909911,0484221,47033855393527485752020007641188828395951No

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