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Table 1 Numbers of islands surveyed and estimated total population of Lake Victoria islands

From: Integrated prevalence mapping of schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis and malaria in lakeside and island communities in Lake Victoria, Uganda

District Total population Number of islands Number of islands inhabited Number of islands surveyed Number of villages surveyed
Bugiri 20,530 22 9 9 9
Jinja 14,22 3 3 3 3
Kalangala 44,200 84 60 37 61
Masaka 15,078 - - - 15
Mayuge 15,214 7 6 6 6
Mpigi 21,108 4 4 4 5
Mukono 52,963 84 60 59 74
Rakai 8,310 - - - 11
Wakiso 15,050 08 08 08 19
Total 220,736 212 150 126 203