Kampala District

by August 1, 2021

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,686,376 and is the largest area of NWSC operations serving an 1,395,649 at an access rate of 83 %.

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LDV Lubaga DIV 11,461
Lubaga DIV
Population 11,461
KDV Kawempe DIV 12,297
Kawempe DIV
Population 12,297
CDV Central DIV 5,560
Central DIV
Population 5,560
MDV Makindye DIV 10,063
Makindye DIV
Population 10,063
NDV Nakawa DIV 6,939
Nakawa DIV
Population 6,939

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.

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Surface Water Based/GFS10000000000
Unknown/Not GFS10000001000

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