Kampala District

by September 18, 2020

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,685,150 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 11,453
Lubaga DIV
Population 11,453
CDV Central DIV 5,556
Central DIV
Population 5,556
MDV Makindye DIV 10,056
Makindye DIV
Population 10,056
NDV Nakawa DIV 6,934
Nakawa DIV
Population 6,934
KDV Kawempe DIV 12,288
Kawempe DIV
Population 12,288

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