Bulambuli District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Bulambuli vary from 17 % in Bulegeni TC Sub-County to 95 % in Buginyanya Sub-County. Bulambuli has 898 domestic water points which serve a total of 171,256 people – 164,258 in rural areas. 46 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bulambuli has 1 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

97%

Equity

83

Management

91%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BNM Bunambutye 44
Bunambutye
Population 44
BLG Bulaago 358
Bulaago
Population 358
BGN Buginyanya 1,641
Buginyanya
Population 1,641
BKH Bukhalu 794
Bukhalu
Population 794
BTC Bulambuli TC 637
Bulambuli TC
Population 637
BLI Bulegeni 1,162
Bulegeni
Population 1,162
BTL Bulegeni TC 3,702
Bulegeni TC
Population 3,702
BLA Buluganya 1,139
Buluganya
Population 1,139
BMS Bumasobo 148
Bumasobo
Population 148
BMG Bumugibole 304
Bumugibole
Population 304
BWK Bwikhonge 151
Bwikhonge
Population 151
LSH Lusha 1,985
Lusha
Population 1,985
MSR Masiira 299
Masiira
Population 299
MYM Muyembe 1,572
Muyembe
Population 1,572
NMS Namisuni 3,398
Namisuni
Population 3,398
SMU Simu 581
Simu
Population 581
SSY Sisiyi 1,411
Sisiyi
Population 1,411
KMU Kamu 3,303
Kamu
Population 3,303
NBN Nabbongo 581
Nabbongo
Population 581

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 69 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 35 %

BGN Buginyanya 95 %
Buginyanya
Population Served 7,573
BKH Bukhalu 43 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 15,650
BLA Buluganya 65 %
Buluganya
Population Served 12,256
BLG Bulaago 82 %
Bulaago
Population Served 11,250
BLI Bulegeni 52 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 3,900
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 8,896
BMS Bumasobo 81 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 9,412
BNM Bunambutye 77 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 9,309
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 4,448
BTL Bulegeni TC 17 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,550
BWK Bwikhonge 80 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 9,012
KMU Kamu 49 %
Kamu
Population Served 4,500
LSH Lusha 79 %
Lusha
Population Served 10,050
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 13,102
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 10,338
NBN Nabbongo 95 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 13,102
NMS Namisuni 85 %
Namisuni
Population Served 10,706
SMU Simu 40 %
Simu
Population Served 3,100
SSY Sisiyi 64 %
Sisiyi
Population Served 12,100

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 69 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 35 %

BGN Buginyanya 95 %
Buginyanya
Population Served 7,573
BKH Bukhalu 43 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 15,650
BLA Buluganya 65 %
Buluganya
Population Served 12,256
BLG Bulaago 82 %
Bulaago
Population Served 11,250
BLI Bulegeni 52 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 3,900
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 8,896
BMS Bumasobo 81 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 9,412
BNM Bunambutye 77 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 9,309
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 4,448
BTL Bulegeni TC 17 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,550
BWK Bwikhonge 80 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 9,012
KMU Kamu 49 %
Kamu
Population Served 4,500
LSH Lusha 79 %
Lusha
Population Served 10,050
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 13,102
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 10,338
NBN Nabbongo 95 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 13,102
NMS Namisuni 85 %
Namisuni
Population Served 10,706
SMU Simu 40 %
Simu
Population Served 3,100
SSY Sisiyi 64 %
Sisiyi
Population Served 12,100

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 97 %
Urban Functionality 68 %

BGN Buginyanya 98 %
Buginyanya
Functional Sources 47
BKH Bukhalu 67 %
Bukhalu
Functional Sources 36
BLA Buluganya 100 %
Buluganya
Functional Sources 64
BLG Bulaago 63 %
Bulaago
Functional Sources 40
BLI Bulegeni 76 %
Bulegeni
Functional Sources 16
BMG Bumugibole 98 %
Bumugibole
Functional Sources 57
BMS Bumasobo 69 %
Bumasobo
Functional Sources 35
BNM Bunambutye 96 %
Bunambutye
Functional Sources 27
BTC Bulambuli TC 69 %
Bulambuli TC
Functional Sources 27
BTL Bulegeni TC 67 %
Bulegeni TC
Functional Sources 10
BWK Bwikhonge 96 %
Bwikhonge
Functional Sources 22
KMU Kamu 75 %
Kamu
Functional Sources 21
LSH Lusha 95 %
Lusha
Functional Sources 52
MSR Masiira 99 %
Masiira
Functional Sources 73
MYM Muyembe 89 %
Muyembe
Functional Sources 32
NBN Nabbongo 90 %
Nabbongo
Functional Sources 38
NMS Namisuni 89 %
Namisuni
Functional Sources 55
SMU Simu 70 %
Simu
Functional Sources 7
SSY Sisiyi 72 %
Sisiyi
Functional Sources 43

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
BULAMBULI                               
 1 KamuRural9,1104,50049%100%--426---------------17522---No
 2 LushaRural12,78010,05079%100%--21-21---------------31334---No
 3 MasiiraRural13,79213,10295%99%--39140---------------34-34---No
 4 BunambutyeRural12,0219,30977%100%--------251262-2------------No
 5 BulaagoRural13,66611,25082%94%--29130---------------112233---No
 6 Bulegeni TCUrban15,3112,55017%-81%-213---------------8412---No
 7 BuginyanyaRural7,9727,57395%96%--27-27------2-2------18119---No
 8 BukhaluRural36,06215,65043%86%--1-12222413518----------1111---No
 9 SimuRural7,7193,10040%82%--538---1-1---------1-1---No
 10 NamisuniRural12,52710,70685%100%--29231------1-1------25530---No
 11 BuluganyaRural18,72712,25665%100%--39-39------1-1------24-24---No
 12 BumasoboRural11,6419,41281%100%--19524---1-1112------141024---No
 13 BumugiboleRural9,3648,89695%98%--27128------2-2------28-28---No
 14 MuyembeRural10,88210,33895%100%--1-11131420-20----------11---No
 15 NabbongoRural13,79213,10295%96%-----1621820121213------------No
 16 Bulambuli TCUrban4,6824,44895%-63%-51673101233-3------11617---No
 17 SisiyiRural18,85412,10064%97%--301343---------------13417---No
 18 BwikhongeRural11,2629,01280%97%-----11219-192-2------------No
 19 BulegeniRural7,4663,90052%86%--1121-1112---------13316---No
Total 247,630171,256699768031883266297113631391901900000031726343000No
District 247,630171,256699768031883266297113631391901900000031726343000No

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
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10010000000
Unknown/GFS54010000000
Surface Water Based/GFS11000000000
Total75020000000

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