Water

The District Water Department is determined to ensure that all the Jinja people have access to clean and safe water because the livelihood of any community depends on safe and sound sanitary environment.  The present district safe water coverage is 65% assuming 100% functionality of the water sources. However, the current level of functionality is about 93% hence reducing the coverage to 60%. Take note of the statistics below;

Indicator

National coverage

Jinja coverage

Safe water coverage

64%

65%

Sanitation coverage

69.6%

84%