Kampala District

by December 6, 2022

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,752,695 and is the largest area of NWSC operations serving an 1,395,649 at an access rate of 80 %.

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LDV Lubaga DIV 11,912
Lubaga DIV
Population 11,912
KDV Kawempe DIV 12,781
Kawempe DIV
Population 12,781
CDV Central DIV 5,779
Central DIV
Population 5,779
MDV Makindye DIV 10,459
Makindye DIV
Population 10,459
NDV Nakawa DIV 7,212
Nakawa DIV
Population 7,212

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