Masaka District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Masaka vary from 48 % in Kyesiiga Sub-County to 95 % in Bukakata Sub-County. Masaka has 742 domestic water points which serve a total of 235,509 people – 173,015 in rural areas. 140 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masaka has 1 piped schemes.

Access

67%

Rural Functionality

81%

Equity

57

Management

77%

Gender

59%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MKN Mukungwe 423
Mukungwe
Population 423
KYS Kyesiiga 193
Kyesiiga
Population 193
BKK Bukakata 108
Bukakata
Population 108
BWN Buwunga 271
Buwunga
Population 271
KYN Kyannamukaaka 221
Kyannamukaaka
Population 221
KBN Kabonera 455
Kabonera
Population 455
KTW Katwe/Butego 2,114
Katwe/Butego
Population 2,114
KMN Kimaanya/Kyabakuza 2,817
Kimaanya/Kyabakuza
Population 2,817
NYN Nyendo/Ssenyange 4,517
Nyendo/Ssenyange
Population 4,517

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 67 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 51 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 19,936
BWN Buwunga 89 %
Buwunga
Population Served 44,529
KBN Kabonera 91 %
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 75 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 27,886
KYS Kyesiiga 48 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 14,059
MKN Mukungwe 59 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,160
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 67 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 51 %

BKK Bukakata 95 %
Bukakata
Population Served 19,936
BWN Buwunga 89 %
Buwunga
Population Served 44,529
KBN Kabonera 91 %
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 75 %
Kyannamukaaka
Population Served 27,886
KYS Kyesiiga 48 %
Kyesiiga
Population Served 14,059
MKN Mukungwe 59 %
Mukungwe
Population Served 31,160
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 MukungweRural52,46231,16059%73%-100%26531472168114153361-1---------No
 2 KaboneraRural38,95635,44691%71%-100%28735483583911016-16---1-11-1---No
 3 BuwungaRural49,89544,52989%87%-100%462488416100951418119------------No
 4 KyesiigaRural29,24514,05948%88%--3142783552722-22------------No
 5 KyannamukaakaRural37,17027,88675%88%--11-1152156715-1530-30------2-2---No
 6 BukakataRural20,98519,93695%78%--2134416605-58-8------------No
Total 228,713173,01576810100117161333031094126311741154119101202303000No
MASAKA M.C                               
 1 Kimaanya/KyabakuzaUrban40,407NWSCNWSC-100%----1-1------------------Yes
 2 Katwe/ButegoUrban29,915NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Nyendo/SsenyangeUrban51,458NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 121,78062,4945101000000101000000000000000000No
District 350,493235,5096781100100117161333041094136311741154119101202303000No

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