Rakai District

by March 29, 2020

The access rates in Rakai vary from 7 % in Kagamba Sub-County to 95 % in Kasasa Sub-County. Rakai has 1,517 domestic water points which serve a total of 143,413 people – 140,341 in rural areas. 266 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rakai has 6 piped schemes.

Access

36%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

69

Management

82%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KSS Kasasa 165
Kasasa
Population 165
KYL Kyalulangira 162
Kyalulangira
Population 162
KKT Kakuuto 106
Kakuuto
Population 106
KBN Kibanda 110
Kibanda
Population 110
KFM Kifamba 229
Kifamba
Population 229
KYB Kyebe 56
Kyebe
Population 56
BYK Byakabanda 248
Byakabanda
Population 248
DDW Ddwaniro 345
Ddwaniro
Population 345
KCH Kacheera 132
Kacheera
Population 132
KGM Kagamba 328
Kagamba
Population 328
KZB Kiziba 175
Kiziba
Population 175
LWM Lwamagwa 233
Lwamagwa
Population 233
LWN Lwanda 258
Lwanda
Population 258
RTC Rakai TC 313
Rakai TC
Population 313

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 36 %
Rural Access 36 %
Urban Access 37 %

BYK Byakabanda 51 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 15 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,700
KBN Kibanda 50 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,527
KCH Kacheera 20 %
Kacheera
Population Served 5,292
KFM Kifamba 64 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 7 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,526
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 30 %
Kyebe
Population Served 6,868
KYL Kyalulangira 15 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 85 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,401
RTC Rakai TC 37 %
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 36 %
Rural Access 36 %
Urban Access 37 %

BYK Byakabanda 51 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 15 %
Ddwaniro
Population Served 5,700
KBN Kibanda 50 %
Kibanda
Population Served 13,527
KCH Kacheera 20 %
Kacheera
Population Served 5,292
KFM Kifamba 64 %
Kifamba
Population Served 10,192
KGM Kagamba 7 %
Kagamba
Population Served 2,526
KKT Kakuuto NWSC
Kakuuto
Population Served NWSC
KSS Kasasa NWSC
Kasasa
Population Served NWSC
KYB Kyebe 30 %
Kyebe
Population Served 6,868
KYL Kyalulangira 15 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 85 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,401
RTC Rakai TC 37 %
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 TCUrban8,3423,07237%----------11-55-------88264715No
 2 KagambaRural38,1192,5267%97%-----4-42-21314135------------No
 3 KacheeraRural26,7155,29220%84%-----4-4481253457------1-1---No
 4 LwandaRural32,20627,40185%77%-100%121134220621161730434---1-16-6---No
 5 KyalulangiraRural31,2564,82115%98%-100%---8-85161132115---3-3------No
 6 ByakabandaRural21,11910,87451%70%---1115163131429231------------No
 7 DdwaniroRural36,8525,70015%94%-100%---9-97-71329141---2-21-1---No
 8 KizibaRural22,9142,50811%99%-----5-51-11432145------------No
 9 LwamagwaRural49,2068,64818%93%-100%-114-41392214121431-1---------No
Total 266,72970,84227910100123159235127462672772348061016068816264715No
KAKUUTO                               
 1 KasasaRural18,901NWSCNWSC70%--5-53024541962518220------1441844-25Yes
 2 KakuutoRural42,976NWSCNWSC75%--1-12393233144720222---------73-29Yes
 3 KibandaRural27,13713,52750%50%-33%2135131881624533992112-11------No
 4 KifambaRural16,05010,19264%59%-50%5-561723527259341-1-11------No
 5 KyebeRural22,8086,86830%69%--2-2516961519928------------No
Total 127,87272,571576404015116696413374441181356119621302214418117054No
District 394,601143,4133682075274311619926012070190907951,002314628221234381769No

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