Kampala District

by April 17, 2024

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,800,528 and is the largest area of NWSC operations serving an 1,395,649 at an access rate of 78 %.

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LDV Lubaga DIV 12,237
Lubaga DIV
Population 12,237
KDV Kawempe DIV 13,130
Kawempe DIV
Population 13,130
CDV Central DIV 5,937
Central DIV
Population 5,937
NDV Nakawa DIV 7,408
Nakawa DIV
Population 7,408
MDV Makindye DIV 10,744
Makindye DIV
Population 10,744

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