The Village of Bakka
Based on the Uganda Bureau of Statistics 2019 Census
The population of Bakka- 6371 people
0-17 years 55.2% of the total population
18-30 years 20.9% of the total population
31-59 years 19.7% of the total population
60 + 4.2% of the total population
10% of the people in Bakka are living with disabilities
6-12 years old 87.9% are attending primary school.
13-18 years old 40% are attending High School.
Note: only 8.3% of the students that start High School will graduate.
Girls' Marriage and Child Birth.
11.2 % (32 girls) between the age of 10-17 reported being married in 2019.
17.8 % (85 girls) between the age of 12-17 reported having a baby in 2019.
Decent housing - homes with roofs, floors, outhouses.
Based on the census findings 96.4% of the people in Bakka are not living in decent housing. Only 1.9% have an outhouse.
These are some extreme poverty conditions Kisoboka is working to change!
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