Kampala District

by August 17, 2019

kampala is the capital city of Uganda with a population of 1,650,895 and is the largest area of NWSC operations serving an 1,395,649 at an access rate of 85 %.

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
LDV Lubaga DIV 11,220
Lubaga DIV
Population 11,220
KDV Kawempe DIV 12,038
Kawempe DIV
Population 12,038
CDV Central DIV 5,443
Central DIV
Population 5,443
MDV Makindye DIV 9,851
Makindye DIV
Population 9,851
NDV Nakawa DIV 6,793
Nakawa DIV
Population 6,793

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