Rakai District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Rakai vary from 6 % in Kagamba Sub-County to 95 % in Kasasa Sub-County. Rakai has 1,517 domestic water points which serve a total of 144,322 people – 141,249 in rural areas. 266 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rakai has 6 piped schemes.

Access

35%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

73

Management

82%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KSS Kasasa 173
Kasasa
Population 173
KYL Kyalulangira 170
Kyalulangira
Population 170
KKT Kakuuto 112
Kakuuto
Population 112
KBN Kibanda 116
Kibanda
Population 116
KFM Kifamba 241
Kifamba
Population 241
KYB Kyebe 59
Kyebe
Population 59
BYK Byakabanda 261
Byakabanda
Population 261
DDW Ddwaniro 363
Ddwaniro
Population 363
KCH Kacheera 138
Kacheera
Population 138
KGM Kagamba 345
Kagamba
Population 345
KZB Kiziba 184
Kiziba
Population 184
LWM Lwamagwa 244
Lwamagwa
Population 244
LWN Lwanda 271
Lwanda
Population 271
RTC Rakai TC 329
Rakai TC
Population 329

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 35 %
Rural Access 35 %
Urban Access 35 %

BYK Byakabanda 49 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 15 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,700
KBN Kibanda 47 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,527
KCH Kacheera 19 %
Kacheera
Population Served 5,292
KFM Kifamba 60 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 6 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,526
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 29 %
Kyebe
Population Served 6,868
KYL Kyalulangira 15 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 10 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 17 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 81 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,401
RTC Rakai TC 35 %
Rakai TC
Population Served 3,072

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 35 %
Rural Access 35 %
Urban Access 35 %

BYK Byakabanda 49 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 15 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,700
KBN Kibanda 47 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,527
KCH Kacheera 19 %
Kacheera
Population Served 5,292
KFM Kifamba 60 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 6 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,526
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 29 %
Kyebe
Population Served 6,868
KYL Kyalulangira 15 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 10 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 17 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 81 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,401
RTC Rakai TC 35 %
Rakai TC
Population Served 3,072

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 82 %
Urban Functionality Unknown

BYK Byakabanda 70 %
Byakabanda
Functional Sources 47
DDW Ddwaniro 94 %
Ddwaniro
Functional Sources 149
KBN Kibanda 50 %
Kibanda
Functional Sources 68
KCH Kacheera 84 %
Kacheera
Functional Sources 62
KFM Kifamba 59 %
Kifamba
Functional Sources 41
KGM Kagamba 97 %
Kagamba
Functional Sources 137
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Functional Sources 77
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Functional Sources 86
KYB Kyebe 69 %
Kyebe
Functional Sources 35
KYL Kyalulangira 98 %
Kyalulangira
Functional Sources 126
KZB Kiziba 99 %
Kiziba
Functional Sources 149
LWM Lwamagwa 93 %
Lwamagwa
Functional Sources 158
LWN Lwanda 77 %
Lwanda
Functional Sources 101
RTC Rakai TC Unknown
Rakai TC
Functional Sources 0

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
Kooki                               
 1 Rakai TCUrban8,7643,07235%----------11-55-------88264715No
 2 KagambaRural40,0462,5266%97%-----4-42-21314135------------No
 3 KacheeraRural28,0665,29219%84%-----4-4481253457------1-1---No
 4 LwandaRural33,83427,40181%77%-100%121134220621161730434---1-16-6---No
 5 KyalulangiraRural32,8364,82115%98%-100%---8-85161132115---3-3------No
 6 ByakabandaRural22,18610,87449%70%---1115163131429231------------No
 7 DdwaniroRural38,7155,70015%94%-100%---9-97-71329141---2-21-1---No
 8 KizibaRural24,0722,50810%99%-----5-51-11432145------------No
 9 LwamagwaRural51,6948,64817%93%-100%-114-41392214121431-1---------No
Total 280,21370,84225910100123159235127462672772348061016068816264715No
KAKUUTO                               
 1 KasasaRural19,857NWSCNWSC70%--5-53024541962518220------1441844-25Yes
 2 KakuutoRural45,149NWSCNWSC75%--1-12393233144720222---------73-29Yes
 3 KibandaRural28,51013,52747%50%-33%2135131881624533992112-11------No
 4 KifambaRural16,86210,19260%59%-50%5-561723527259341-1-11------No
 5 KyebeRural23,9616,86829%69%--2-2516961519928------------No
Total 134,33973,480556404015116696413374441181356119621302214418117054No
District 414,552144,3223582075274311619926012070190907951,002314628221234381769No

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 GFS64000102000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10011000010
Groundwater based/Not GFS10000001000
Total84010103010

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