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This section looks at the roads and water sectors. The data in this section was got from the Ramps Inventory and water Database.

Roads

As of 2008, Luwero district had a total of 32 feeder roads distributed throughout the district with a total length of 418.20 kilometers.

Table 6.1: Distribution of Feeder Roads in Luwero District (check in the appendex)

Water

Majority of the people of Luwero derive safe water from Deep bore holes, hand dug wells and protected springs. The safe water coverage of Luwero district for the year 2014 stands at 61 percent. This is an improvement of water points compared to what was registered during 2013. All the three town councils in the district have got piped water supply. Table 6.2 shows that Luwero Sub County had the highest safe water coverage in the district at (92%) while Kamira Sub County had the least coverage of 34 percent.

Table 6.2: Situation analysis of water supply by Sub County for 2015

Subcounty            2014 Spgs DBH Working DBH MSW HDW HAW RWJ    RWT Coverage
(%) at
2015 JUNE
Katikamu      43671                1              60 53            1     55          -                    -        1 56.18
Bombo TC      26370                  2                19 19            8        2              48.0

    

Butuntumula

     35077 40 27 2          52        7              56.18
Luwero      33,767                58 54 2          55        4              74
Luwero TC      42734 3                55 50            4        2 92
Makulubita    32998                  1 42 30 4          56        2              62
Nyimbwa    36687                  5 72 58 2          37        1 84.0
Wobulenzi TC          27080                  3 17 21            3        -                  85.0
Bamunanika    27027                -   49 44 3   22          -                    -        4 60.0
Kalagala      44238                36 33          51        3 48.0
Kamira      26290                29 22            4

  

         5                              

       7              34.0
Kikyusa      34236                44 42          13        6              56.0
Zirobwe        45797                47 42          23        5              44.3
TOTAL        458158                15              571 495            14   391          -                    -        42 62.24

Source: Water sector 2015

Majority of people of Luwero draw safe water from deep bore hole, hand dug wells and a few protected springs. Safe water coverage of Luwero district as at the end of 2014/2015 was at 62.24 percent. The three town councils draw their water from piped water system. And this water system was taken over by national water and sewerage cooperation.

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