Masaka District

by November 24, 2020

The access rates in Masaka vary from 46 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Bukakata Sub-County. Masaka has 724 domestic water points which serve a total of 232,945 people – 170,451 in rural areas. 140 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masaka has 1 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

81%

Equity

61

Management

77%

Gender

58%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MKN Mukungwe 405
Mukungwe
Population 405
KYS Kyesiiga 185
Kyesiiga
Population 185
BKK Bukakata 104
Bukakata
Population 104
BWN Buwunga 260
Buwunga
Population 260
KYN Kyannamukaaka 212
Kyannamukaaka
Population 212
KBN Kabonera 437
Kabonera
Population 437
KTW Katwe/Butego 2,028
Katwe/Butego
Population 2,028
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,702
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,702
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,333
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,333

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 69 %
Rural Access 78 %
Urban Access 53 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 19,124
BWN Buwunga 92 %
Buwunga
Population Served 43,911
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 35,446
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 78 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 27,880
KYS Kyesiiga 46 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 12,941
MKN Mukungwe 62 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,148
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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 69 %
Rural Access 78 %
Urban Access 53 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 19,124
BWN Buwunga 92 %
Buwunga
Population Served 43,911
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 35,446
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 78 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 27,880
KYS Kyesiiga 46 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 12,941
MKN Mukungwe 62 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,148
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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 81 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

BKK Bukakata 78 %
Bukakata
Functional Sources NWSC
BWN Buwunga 87 %
Buwunga
Functional Sources NWSC
KBN Kabonera 70 %
Kabonera
Functional Sources NWSC
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Functional Sources NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Functional Sources NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 88 %
Kyannamukaaka
Functional Sources NWSC
KYS Kyesiiga 84 %
Kyesiiga
Functional Sources NWSC
MKN Mukungwe 73 %
Mukungwe
Functional Sources NWSC
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange NWSC
Nyendo/Ssenyange
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
BUKOTO                               
 1 MukungweRural50,32831,14862%73%-100%26531472168114153361-1---------No
 2 KaboneraRural37,37135,44695%71%-100%28735483583911016-16---1-11-1---No
 3 BuwungaRural47,86543,91192%87%--462488416100951418119------------No
 4 KyesiigaRural28,05512,94146%87%--3142783552722-22------------No
 5 KyannamukaakaRural35,65827,88078%88%--11-1152156715-1530-30------2-2---No
 6 BukakataRural20,13119,12495%78%--2134416605-58-8------------No
Total 219,408170,45178810100116161323031094125711681044108101101303000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban38,763NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban28,697NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban49,364NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 116,82462,4945301000000101000000000000000000No
District 336,232232,9456981100100116161323041094135711681044108101101303000No

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
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Unknown/Not GFS31000000000
Total41000001000

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