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Dr J.C Miyingo Giving out items

Meat Processing factory

HE Launched a meat processing factory at Nkondo in Nyimbwa Sub county - Luwero District

Vegetation

Three quarters of Luwero District is covered with Savannah associated with Arrhenius. The District has forests…

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The dominant ethnic group in the district is the Baganda constituting 76 percent of the population, while the Lugbar are the minority at 1.1 percent as reflected in the table 1.6 below.

Distributions of District Population by ethnic Group
Ethnic Groups Percent
Baganda 76.1
Baluri 3.2
Itesot 2.3
Nubians 2.7
Banyamkole 2.1
Banyarwanda 1.7
Basoga 1.6
Alur 1.2
Lugbar 1.1
Others 8.1
Total 100.0

Source: Census 2002

The 2014 Population and Housing census reveals that Luwero district has 458,158 persons as shown in Table 1.2 below. The population increased by 33,120 people from 1980 to 1991, 85,927 persons between 1991 and 2002, and 116,841 people between 2002 and 2014 which represented an annual average growth rate of 1.3 percent ,2.5 percent, and 2.5 percent respectively.

 

Table 1.6: Distributions of District Population by ethnic Group
Ethnic Groups Percent
Baganda 76.1
Baluri 3.2
Itesot 2.3
Nubians 2.7
Banyamkole 2.1
Banyarwanda 1.7
Basoga 1.6
Alur 1.2
Lugbar 1.1
Others 8.1
Total 100.0

Source: Census 2002