IGANGA DISTRICT PROFILE
district is located in the Eastern part of the country bordering Mayuge and Jinja in the South East, Kamuli and Pallisa in
the North and Bugiri in the East.
district has a total population of 781,344 (projected 2005) with 4 counties and 24 sub-counties and 2 Town councils.
line with the National Health Policy (1999) and the Health Sector Strategic Plan (2000/1 – 2005/6), there has been marked
increase of establishment of health service infrastructure in the district. The health services are now run under 5 Health
sub-districts (HSDs). These are Busiki at Nsinze, Luuka at Kiyunga, Bugweri at Busesa, Kigulu South at
Iganga hospital and Kigulu North at Bugono.
services in the district are provided by a number of stakeholders including government, NGO
and private health units/organisations. These are quite well distributed in the district though the physical
infrastructure itself is very poor.