Bulambuli District

by March 29, 2020

The access rates in Bulambuli vary from 17 % in Bulegeni TC Sub-County to 95 % in Buginyanya Sub-County. Bulambuli has 852 domestic water points which serve a total of 157,995 people – 151,603 in rural areas. 128 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Bulambuli has 1 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

86%

Equity

90

Management

83%

Gender

83%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
BGN Buginyanya 1,473
Buginyanya
Population 1,473
BKH Bukhalu 713
Bukhalu
Population 713
BTC Bulambuli TC 572
Bulambuli TC
Population 572
BLI Bulegeni 1,043
Bulegeni
Population 1,043
BTL Bulegeni TC 3,323
Bulegeni TC
Population 3,323
BLA Buluganya 1,023
Buluganya
Population 1,023
BMS Bumasobo 132
Bumasobo
Population 132
BMG Bumugibole 273
Bumugibole
Population 273
BWK Bwikhonge 136
Bwikhonge
Population 136
LSH Lusha 1,781
Lusha
Population 1,781
MSR Masiira 268
Masiira
Population 268
MYM Muyembe 1,411
Muyembe
Population 1,411
NMS Namisuni 3,050
Namisuni
Population 3,050
SMU Simu 521
Simu
Population 521
SSY Sisiyi 1,266
Sisiyi
Population 1,266
BNM Bunambutye 40
Bunambutye
Population 40
BLG Bulaago 321
Bulaago
Population 321
KMU Kamu 2,965
Kamu
Population 2,965
NBN Nabbongo 522
Nabbongo
Population 522

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 74 %
Urban Access 36 %

BGN Buginyanya 95 %
Buginyanya
Population Served 6,797
BKH Bukhalu 46 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 14,750
BLA Buluganya 72 %
Buluganya
Population Served 12,106
BLG Bulaago 90 %
Bulaago
Population Served 11,100
BLI Bulegeni 55 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 3,700
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 7,985
BMS Bumasobo 83 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 8,712
BNM Bunambutye 75 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 8,109
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 3,992
BTL Bulegeni TC 17 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,400
BWK Bwikhonge 68 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 6,912
KMU Kamu 55 %
Kamu
Population Served 4,500
LSH Lusha 83 %
Lusha
Population Served 9,500
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 11,761
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 9,279
NBN Nabbongo 95 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 11,761
NMS Namisuni 95 %
Namisuni
Population Served 10,682
SMU Simu 40 %
Simu
Population Served 2,800
SSY Sisiyi 66 %
Sisiyi
Population Served 11,150

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 74 %
Urban Access 36 %

BGN Buginyanya 95 %
Buginyanya
Population Served 6,797
BKH Bukhalu 46 %
Bukhalu
Population Served 14,750
BLA Buluganya 72 %
Buluganya
Population Served 12,106
BLG Bulaago 90 %
Bulaago
Population Served 11,100
BLI Bulegeni 55 %
Bulegeni
Population Served 3,700
BMG Bumugibole 95 %
Bumugibole
Population Served 7,985
BMS Bumasobo 83 %
Bumasobo
Population Served 8,712
BNM Bunambutye 75 %
Bunambutye
Population Served 8,109
BTC Bulambuli TC 95 %
Bulambuli TC
Population Served 3,992
BTL Bulegeni TC 17 %
Bulegeni TC
Population Served 2,400
BWK Bwikhonge 68 %
Bwikhonge
Population Served 6,912
KMU Kamu 55 %
Kamu
Population Served 4,500
LSH Lusha 83 %
Lusha
Population Served 9,500
MSR Masiira 95 %
Masiira
Population Served 11,761
MYM Muyembe 95 %
Muyembe
Population Served 9,279
NBN Nabbongo 95 %
Nabbongo
Population Served 11,761
NMS Namisuni 95 %
Namisuni
Population Served 10,682
SMU Simu 40 %
Simu
Population Served 2,800
SSY Sisiyi 66 %
Sisiyi
Population Served 11,150

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 86 %
Urban Functionality 69 %

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 KamuRural8,1774,50055%75%--426---------------17522---No
 2 LushaRural11,4719,50083%95%--21-21---------------31334---No
 3 MasiiraRural12,38011,76195%99%--39140---------------34-34---No
 4 BulaagoRural12,26611,10090%63%--29130---------------112233---No
 5 BunambutyeRural10,7908,10975%97%--------251262-2------------No
 6 Bulegeni TCUrban13,7432,40017%-67%-213---------------8412---No
 7 BuginyanyaRural7,1556,79795%98%--27-27------2-2------18119---No
 8 BukhaluRural32,36914,75046%67%--1-12222413518----------1111---No
 9 SimuRural6,9282,80040%80%--538---1-1---------1-1---No
 10 NamisuniRural11,24410,68295%89%--29231------1-1------25530---No
 11 BuluganyaRural16,80912,10672%100%--39-39------1-1------24-24---No
 12 BumasoboRural10,4498,71283%69%--19524---1-1112------141024---No
 13 BumugiboleRural8,4057,98595%98%--27128------2-2------28-28---No
 14 MuyembeRural9,7679,27995%89%--1-11131420-20----------11---No
 15 NabbongoRural12,38011,76195%93%-----1621820121213------------No
 16 Bulambuli TCUrban4,2023,99295%-69%-51673101233-3------11617---No
 17 SisiyiRural16,92311,15066%72%--301343---------------13417---No
 18 BwikhongeRural10,1086,91268%100%-----11219-192-2------------No
 19 BulegeniRural6,7013,70055%76%--1121-1112---------13316---No
Total 222,267157,995718669028331314591069108101181611700000025876334000No
District 222,267157,995718669028331314591069108101181611700000025876334000No

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