Mubende District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Mubende vary from 18 % in Nabingoola Sub-County to 95 % in Kiyuni Sub-County. Mubende has 594 domestic water points which serve a total of 146,747 people – 146,747 in rural areas. 40 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Mubende has 2 piped schemes.

Access

33%

Rural Functionality

93%

Equity

296

Management

83%

Gender

79%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTN Kitenga 134
Kitenga
Population 134
KYN Kiyuni 88
Kiyuni
Population 88
BTL Butoloogo 162
Butoloogo
Population 162
KSM Kasambya 105
Kasambya
Population 105
KGN Kigando 122
Kigando
Population 122
NBN Nabingoola 320
Nabingoola
Population 320
MTC Mubende TC 1,524
Mubende TC
Population 1,524
KBL Kibalinga 299
Kibalinga
Population 299
MDD Madudu 200
Madudu
Population 200
BGZ Bagezza 86
Bagezza
Population 86

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 33 %
Rural Access 36 %
Urban Access 0 %

BGZ Bagezza 64 %
Bagezza
Population Served 9,806
BTL Butoloogo 26 %
Butoloogo
Population Served 15,300
KBL Kibalinga 53 %
Kibalinga
Population Served 24,856
KGN Kigando 28 %
Kigando
Population Served 13,757
KSM Kasambya 39 %
Kasambya
Population Served 13,424
KTN Kitenga NWSC
Kitenga
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kiyuni 95 %
Kiyuni
Population Served 20,971
MDD Madudu 50 %
Madudu
Population Served 23,898
MTC Mubende TC NWSC
Mubende TC
Population Served NWSC
NBN Nabingoola 18 %
Nabingoola
Population Served 8,412

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 33 %
Rural Access 36 %
Urban Access 0 %

BGZ Bagezza 64 %
Bagezza
Population Served 9,806
BTL Butoloogo 26 %
Butoloogo
Population Served 15,300
KBL Kibalinga 53 %
Kibalinga
Population Served 24,856
KGN Kigando 28 %
Kigando
Population Served 13,757
KSM Kasambya 39 %
Kasambya
Population Served 13,424
KTN Kitenga NWSC
Kitenga
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kiyuni 95 %
Kiyuni
Population Served 20,971
MDD Madudu 50 %
Madudu
Population Served 23,898
MTC Mubende TC NWSC
Mubende TC
Population Served NWSC
NBN Nabingoola 18 %
Nabingoola
Population Served 8,412

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 Unknown

BGZ Bagezza 100 %
Bagezza
Functional Sources 35
BTL Butoloogo 95 %
Butoloogo
Functional Sources 52
KBL Kibalinga 92 %
Kibalinga
Functional Sources 71
KGN Kigando 100 %
Kigando
Functional Sources 59
KSM Kasambya 75 %
Kasambya
Functional Sources 36
KTN Kitenga NWSC
Kitenga
Functional Sources 73
KYN Kiyuni 89 %
Kiyuni
Functional Sources 87
MDD Madudu 98 %
Madudu
Functional Sources 83
MTC Mubende TC NWSC
Mubende TC
Functional Sources Unknown
NBN Nabingoola 97 %
Nabingoola
Functional Sources 29

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
BUWEKULA                               
 1 MaduduRural48,25923,89850%98%-100%---5025223-239-91-1---1-18--No
 2 KiyuniRural22,07520,97195%89%--153184174831132---------------No
 3 ButoloogoRural58,00515,30026%95%--819332359-9---------2-2---No
 4 KitengaRural80,432NWSCNWSC94%-100%---164203013127-271-119-19---3--Yes
 5 Mubende TCUrban44,619NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 253,39076,492309401002342714015155106210836036202190193031100No
KASAMBYA                               
 1 NabingoolaRural47,2028,41218%97%-100%3-3181196-62-2---3-3------No
 2 KibalingaRural47,32024,85653%93%-100%2-228432392411-1---6-61-1---No
 3 KigandoRural50,02113,75728%100%-100%1-125-2518-1815-151-15-5------No
 4 KasambyaRural34,75613,42439%77%-100%-111141517522314---9-9516234--No
 5 BagezzaRural15,2649,80664%100%-100%7-75-522-221-1---3-3------No
Total 194,56370,2553693010013114889971177124221231012602661723400No
District 447,953146,74733930100365412282425222392325815930345045911024500No

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 GFS22001100010
Groundwater based/Unknown44000400031
Groundwater based/GFS11000100010
Unknown/Not GFS11000000000
Combined Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Total98000601051

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