Bukomansimbi District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Bukomansimbi vary from 68 % in Bigasa Sub-County to 95 % in Kibinge Sub-County. Bukomansimbi has 983 domestic water points which serve a total of 135,847 people – 126,211 in rural areas. 119 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bukomansimbi has 1 piped schemes.

Access

86%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

8

Management

87%

Gender

63%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
KTN Kitanda 215
Kitanda
Population 215
BTN Butenga 300
Butenga
Population 300
BGS Bigasa 242
Bigasa
Population 242
BTC Bukomasimbi TC 421
Bukomasimbi TC
Population 421
KBN Kibinge 353
Kibinge
Population 353

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 86 %
Rural Access 85 %
Urban Access 95 %

BGS Bigasa 68 %
Bigasa
Population Served 29,718
BTC Bukomasimbi TC 95 %
Bukomasimbi TC
Population Served 9,636
BTN Butenga 95 %
Butenga
Population Served 38,348
KBN Kibinge 95 %
Kibinge
Population Served 32,645
KTN Kitanda 86 %
Kitanda
Population Served 25,500

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 86 %
Rural Access 85 %
Urban Access 95 %

BGS Bigasa 68 %
Bigasa
Population Served 29,718
BTC Bukomasimbi TC 95 %
Bukomasimbi TC
Population Served 9,636
BTN Butenga 95 %
Butenga
Population Served 38,348
KBN Kibinge 95 %
Kibinge
Population Served 32,645
KTN Kitanda 86 %
Kitanda
Population Served 25,500

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

BGS Bigasa 96 %
Bigasa
Functional Sources 246
BTC Bukomasimbi TC 92 %
Bukomasimbi TC
Functional Sources 151
BTN Butenga 80 %
Butenga
Functional Sources 176
KBN Kibinge 80 %
Kibinge
Functional Sources 137
KTN Kitanda 89 %
Kitanda
Functional Sources 132

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
BUKOMANSIMBI                               
 1 Bukomasimbi TCUrban10,1439,63695%-92%100%5164482-28-8---1-11329141---No
 2 KitandaRural29,80925,50086%89%-67%---3613492943367-671-1123------No
 3 BigasaRural43,98929,71868%96%-100%12-125466025429155-155---4-4------No
 4 ButengaRural40,36638,34895%80%-100%61117279211001572221526---1-1---493615No
 5 KibingeRural34,36332,64595%81%--5413676215771161710111------------No
Total 158,670135,84786879286133251582375929684211052765281101112131349143493615No
District 158,670135,84786879286133251582375929684211052765281101112131349143493615No

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/Unknown11000001010
Total11000001010

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