Rakai District

by August 17, 2019

The access rates in Rakai vary from 7 % in Kagamba Sub-County to 95 % in Kasasa Sub-County. Rakai has 1,518 domestic water points which serve a total of 143,507 people – 140,435 in rural areas. 267 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Rakai has 6 piped schemes.

Access

37%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

68

Management

82%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KSS Kasasa 163
Kasasa
Population 163
KYL Kyalulangira 160
Kyalulangira
Population 160
KKT Kakuuto 105
Kakuuto
Population 105
RTC Rakai TC 309
Rakai TC
Population 309
LWN Lwanda 255
Lwanda
Population 255
LWM Lwamagwa 230
Lwamagwa
Population 230
KZB Kiziba 173
Kiziba
Population 173
KGM Kagamba 325
Kagamba
Population 325
KCH Kacheera 130
Kacheera
Population 130
DDW Ddwaniro 341
Ddwaniro
Population 341
BYK Byakabanda 245
Byakabanda
Population 245
KYB Kyebe 55
Kyebe
Population 55
KFM Kifamba 227
Kifamba
Population 227
KBN Kibanda 109
Kibanda
Population 109

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 37 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 37 %

BYK Byakabanda 52 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 16 %
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 16 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 87 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,701
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 37 %
Rural Access 37 %
Urban Access 37 %

BYK Byakabanda 52 %
Byakabanda
Population Served 10,874
DDW Ddwaniro 16 %
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 16 %
Kyalulangira
Population Served 4,821
KZB Kiziba 11 %
Kiziba
Population Served 2,508
LWM Lwamagwa 18 %
Lwamagwa
Population Served 8,648
LWN Lwanda 87 %
Lwanda
Population Served 27,701
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 TCUrban8,2463,07237%----------11-55-------88264715No
 2 KagambaRural37,6792,5267%97%-----4-42-21314135------------No
 3 KacheeraRural26,4075,29220%84%-----4-4481253457------1-1---No
 4 LwandaRural31,83427,70187%77%-100%121134220621161730434---1-16-6---No
 5 KyalulangiraRural30,8954,82116%98%-100%---8-85161132115---3-3------No
 6 ByakabandaRural20,87510,87452%70%---1115163131429231------------No
 7 DdwaniroRural36,4275,70016%94%-100%---9-97-71329141---2-21-1---No
 8 KizibaRural22,6492,50811%99%-----5-51-11432145------------No
 9 LwamagwaRural48,6388,64818%93%-100%-114-41392214121431-1---------No
Total 263,65071,14227910100123159236128462672772348061016068816264715No
KAKUUTO                               
 1 KasasaRural18,683NWSCNWSC70%--5-53024541962518220------1441844-25Yes
 2 KakuutoRural42,480NWSCNWSC75%--1-12393233144720222---------73-29Yes
 3 KibandaRural26,82413,52750%50%-33%2135131881624533992112-11------No
 4 KifambaRural15,86510,19264%59%-50%5-561723527259341-1-11------No
 5 KyebeRural22,5456,86830%69%--2-2516961519928------------No
Total 126,39772,365576404015116696413374441181356119621302214418117054No
District 390,047143,50737820752743116110026112070190907951,002314628221234381769No

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