Kampala District

by January 22, 2020

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,663,948 and is the largest area of NWSC operations serving an 1,395,649 at an access rate of 84 %.

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LDV Lubaga DIV 11,308
Lubaga DIV
Population 11,308
CDV Central DIV 5,486
Central DIV
Population 5,486
MDV Makindye DIV 9,929
Makindye DIV
Population 9,929
NDV Nakawa DIV 6,846
Nakawa DIV
Population 6,846
KDV Kawempe DIV 12,134
Kawempe DIV
Population 12,134

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