Butambala District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Butambala vary from 95 % in Ngando Sub-County to 95 % in Ngando Sub-County. Butambala has 695 domestic water points which serve a total of 106,792 people – 90,331 in rural areas. 324 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Butambala has 1 piped schemes.

Access

95%

Rural Functionality

53%

Equity

27

Management

96%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
NGN Ngando 217
Ngando
Population 217
KBB Kibibi 413
Kibibi
Population 413
BDD Budde 291
Budde
Population 291
KLM Kalamba 264
Kalamba
Population 264
BLO Bulo 345
Bulo
Population 345
GTC Gombe TC 348
Gombe TC
Population 348

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 95 %
Rural Access 95 %
Urban Access 95 %

BDD Budde 95 %
Budde
Population Served 14,507
BLO Bulo 95 %
Bulo
Population Served 20,062
GTC Gombe TC 95 %
Gombe TC
Population Served 16,462
KBB Kibibi 95 %
Kibibi
Population Served 15,227
KLM Kalamba 95 %
Kalamba
Population Served 20,782
NGN Ngando 95 %
Ngando
Population Served 19,753

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 95 %
Rural Access 95 %
Urban Access 95 %

BDD Budde 95 %
Budde
Population Served 14,507
BLO Bulo 95 %
Bulo
Population Served 20,062
GTC Gombe TC 95 %
Gombe TC
Population Served 16,462
KBB Kibibi 95 %
Kibibi
Population Served 15,227
KLM Kalamba 95 %
Kalamba
Population Served 20,782
NGN Ngando 95 %
Ngando
Population Served 19,753

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 53 %
Urban Functionality 55 %

BDD Budde 51 %
Budde
Functional Sources 46
BLO Bulo 34 %
Bulo
Functional Sources 51
GTC Gombe TC 55 %
Gombe TC
Functional Sources 50
KBB Kibibi 67 %
Kibibi
Functional Sources 78
KLM Kalamba 69 %
Kalamba
Functional Sources 109
NGN Ngando 41 %
Ngando
Functional Sources 37

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
BUTAMBALA                               
 1 NgandoRural20,79319,75395%41%--145133144171431448------2-2---No
 2 BuloRural21,11820,06295%34%--453574313516117101121-11---17219---No
 3 KalambaRural21,87620,78295%69%--8268863642106166-6------516---No
 4 BuddeRural15,27014,50795%51%--332354303431215617------------No
 5 KibibiRural16,02815,22795%67%--38-3815264173109-9------9918178133No
 6 Gombe TCUrban17,32816,46295%-55%-38-38103646145---------112---No
Total 112,413106,79295535501966526152190242544094351651011000341347178133No
District 112,413106,79295535501966526152190242544094351651011000341347178133No

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/Not GFS11001000000
Total11000000000

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