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Population Size and Growth

The 2014 Population and Housing Census reveal that Luwero District has 456,958 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 115,641 people between 2002 and 2014 which represented an annual average growth rate of 1.3 per cent, 2.5 percent, and 2.5 percent respectively.

Table 1.2: Population of Luwero District, Between 1980 – 2014

Sex

Census Year

1980

1991

2002

2014

Males

112,078

126,537

167,979

226,805 

Females

110,192

128,853

173,338

230,153

Total

222,270

255,390

341,317

456,958

Source: Census 2014

Population Distribution

The population of the district is unevenly distributed throughout the administrative units as indicated in Table 1.3 below. The most populous LLG is Zirobwe S/C, while Bombo T/C is the least. On average, there are four persons in each household. The population of Luwero is dominated by females, as per every 100 females, there are 98 male persons.

 Table 1.3: Population Distribution Of Luwero District per LLG By Sex

Sub-County / Town Council

Household

Average Household Size

Male

Female

Total

Sex Ratio

  1. Bamunanika

6,655

4.3

 14,475

 14,300

28,775

101.2

  1. Kalagala

 10,253

4.3

 22,175

22,395

 44,570

99.0

  1. Kamira

5,734

4.6

 13,864

 12,524

 26,388

110.7

  1. Kikyusa

 7,898

4.4

 17,570

 17,169

 34,379

102.3

  1. Zirobwe

10,275

4.4

 22,621

 22,371

 44,992

101.1

Total - Bamunanika

 40,815

4.4

 90,705

 88,759

 179,464

102.2

  1. Bombo Town Council

 6,590

3.9

 12,432

 13,400

25,832

92.8

  1. Butuntumula

7,499

4.7

 17,871

 17,443

 35,314

102.5

  1. Katikamu

 9,776

4.4

 21,243

 22,203

 43,446

95.7

  1. Luwero S/C

 7,188

4.7

 16,928

 16,623

 33,551

101.8

  1. Luwero Town Council

 10,999

3.9

 19,845

 23,024

 42,869

86.2

  1. Makulubita

7,727

4.3

 16,780

 16,117

 32,897

104.1

  1. Nyimbwa

7,845

4.7

 18,664

 17,873

 36,537

104.4

  1. Wobulenzi

 6,983

3.9

 12,337

 14,711

 27,048

83.9

Total - Katikamu

64,607

4.3

 136,100

 141,394

277,494

96.3

District Total

105,422

4.3

226,805  

230,153

 456,958

98.5

Source: Census 2014

 

 

 

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