Masaka District

by August 17, 2019

The access rates in Masaka vary from 49 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Kabonera Sub-County. Masaka has 716 domestic water points which serve a total of 231,719 people – 169,225 in rural areas. 143 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masaka has 1 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

80%

Equity

60

Management

77%

Gender

58%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KYN Kyannamukaaka 207
Kyannamukaaka
Population 207
BWN Buwunga 254
Buwunga
Population 254
MKN Mukungwe 396
Mukungwe
Population 396
BKK Bukakata 102
Bukakata
Population 102
KYS Kyesiiga 181
Kyesiiga
Population 181
KBN Kabonera 427
Kabonera
Population 427
KTW Katwe/Butego 1,982
Katwe/Butego
Population 1,982
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,641
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,641
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,235
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,235

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 71 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 55 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 18,690
BWN Buwunga 94 %
Buwunga
Population Served 43,905
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 34,697
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 78 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 27,268
KYS Kyesiiga 49 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 13,529
MKN Mukungwe 63 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,136
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 71 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 55 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 18,690
BWN Buwunga 94 %
Buwunga
Population Served 43,905
KBN Kabonera 95 %
Kabonera
Population Served 34,697
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza NWSC
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population Served NWSC
KTW Katwe/Butego NWSC
Katwe/Butego
Population Served NWSC
KYN Kyannamukaaka 78 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 27,268
KYS Kyesiiga 49 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 13,529
MKN Mukungwe 63 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,136
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 80 %
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 MukungweRural49,18631,13663%73%-100%26531472168114153361-1---------No
 2 KaboneraRural36,52334,69795%70%-100%28735483583911016-16---1-11-1---No
 3 BuwungaRural46,77943,90594%87%--462488416100951418119------------No
 4 KyesiigaRural27,41813,52949%84%--3142783552722-22------------No
 5 KyannamukaakaRural34,84827,26878%88%--11-1152156715-1530-30------2-2---No
 6 BukakataRural19,67418,69095%78%--2134416605-58-8------------No
Total 214,428169,2257980010011616132302111413541266974101101101303000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban37,883NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban28,046NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban48,244NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 114,17362,4945501000000101000000000000000000No
District 328,601231,719718010010011616132303111414541266974101101101303000No

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