Masindi District

by January 22, 2020

The access rates in Masindi vary from 75 % in Kimengo Sub-County to 95 % in Budongo Sub-County. Masindi has 1,401 domestic water points which serve a total of 238,363 people – 212,103 in rural areas. 156 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Masindi has 1 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

88%

Equity

27

Management

85%

Gender

86%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BWJ Bwijanga 119
Bwijanga
Population 119
PKN Pakanyi 97
Pakanyi
Population 97
KRJ Karujubu DIV 430
Karujubu DIV
Population 430
KMN Kimengo 20
Kimengo
Population 20
CDV Central DIV 1,950
Central DIV
Population 1,950
KDV Kigulya DIV 217
Kigulya DIV
Population 217
NDV Nyangahya DIV 223
Nyangahya DIV
Population 223
BDN Budongo 44
Budongo
Population 44
MRY Miirya 77
Miirya
Population 77

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 94 %
Urban Access 24 %

BDN Budongo 95 %
Budongo
Population Served 56,821
BWJ Bwijanga 95 %
Bwijanga
Population Served 57,126
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KMN Kimengo 75 %
Kimengo
Population Served 12,108
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Population Served NWSC
MRY Miirya 95 %
Miirya
Population Served 22,097
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Population Served NWSC
PKN Pakanyi 95 %
Pakanyi
Population Served 63,949

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 94 %
Urban Access 24 %

BDN Budongo 95 %
Budongo
Population Served 56,821
BWJ Bwijanga 95 %
Bwijanga
Population Served 57,126
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Population Served NWSC
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Population Served NWSC
KMN Kimengo 75 %
Kimengo
Population Served 12,108
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Population Served NWSC
MRY Miirya 95 %
Miirya
Population Served 22,097
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Population Served NWSC
PKN Pakanyi 95 %
Pakanyi
Population Served 63,949

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 88 %
Urban Functionality 93 %

BDN Budongo 90 %
Budongo
Functional Sources 270
BWJ Bwijanga 92 %
Bwijanga
Functional Sources 253
CDV Central DIV NWSC
Central DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
KDV Kigulya DIV NWSC
Kigulya DIV
Functional Sources 32
KMN Kimengo 88 %
Kimengo
Functional Sources 59
KRJ Karujubu DIV NWSC
Karujubu DIV
Functional Sources 104
MRY Miirya 82 %
Miirya
Functional Sources 116
NDV Nyangahya DIV NWSC
Nyangahya DIV
Functional Sources 49
PKN Pakanyi 86 %
Pakanyi
Functional Sources 349

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
BUJENJE                                
 1 BwijangaRural60,13357,12695%93%-70%4624812251277612889211---7310------No
 2 BudongoRural59,81256,82195%90%-100%191519642135512102211-11---1-114115123848No
Total 119,945113,9489591073241724816818186902211220222000831114115123848No
BURUULI                                
 1 PakanyiRural67,31563,94995%86%-100%95510020730237391857538---2-23142822No
 2 KimengoRural16,18612,10875%88%-100%---3-330737261271-18-8------No
 3 MiiryaRural23,26022,09795%82%-78%-118111923284036911213316------No
Total 106,76198,15592850869761032914133210233135341044213233263142822No
MASINDI M.C                               
 1 Kigulya DIVUrban14,685NWSCNWSC-82%100%112243277310------1-1------Yes
 2 Karujubu DIVUrban32,157NWSCNWSC-96%-7627881941515-15------1-1---Yes
 3 Nyangahya DIVUrban15,007NWSCNWSC-92%-18-181521716218---------------Yes
 4 Central DIVUrban47,056NWSCNWSC--------------------------2Yes
Total 108,90526,2602409310095398476532763315015000101101002No
District 335,611238,3637188938343316449506655712196128069128121332638182201446612No

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
Groundwater based/Unknown11001000010
Groundwater based/Not GFS43100000010
Surface Water Based/Unknown11000001000
Total65100001020

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