Profile of   Uganda Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector

Information and Communication and Technology (ICT) Sector of Uganda Uganda’s Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector is one of the most vibrant and fastest growing sectors since its liberalization in 2010. The sector has continued to grow for the last eight years  mainly driven by demand for both mobile voice and mobile internet services. Government […]

Health Sector Profile of Uganda

Health Sector Profile of Uganda The sector is guided by the  Health Sector Development Plan (HSDP) 2015/16 – 2019/20 aimed at achieving Uganda Vision 2040 of a healthy and productive population that contributes to socioeconomic growth and national development. The goal of the Plan is to accelerate movement towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) with essential […]

Real Estate Sector Profile

Real Estate Sector Profile of Uganda Contribution to the economy According to Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), the sector on average contributes about  7.5 per cent to  Uganda’s GDP. Uganda’s current housing stock is estimated at 5.28 million housing units with an average household size of 5 persons. The national occupancy density is estimated at […]

Profile of education sector of Uganda

Education Sector profile in Uganda Education is  a crucial sector for the development of the economy as it equips Ugandans with the necessary skills and knowledge necessary for effective performance in both business and work places. Education also enhances the capacity of the recipients to confront and overcome  challenges as they progress in their  life […]

Transport sector in Uganda

The transport sector is one of the most crucial sectors in the country as other sectors depend on it either directly or indirectly. Uganda is served by road, rail, inland water and air transport and the majority of people use road public transport. Plans are under way to construct the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) with […]

The Energy Sector of Uganda

Profile for Energy Sector of Uganda Uganda’s energy potential Uganda has the following potential sources of energy; Hydropower potential            4,500MW Biomass co-generation         1,650MW Geothermal                              450MW Peat power                              800MW Others potential sources include petroleum energy, wind , solar power , fossil fuel thermal  and  nuclear energy . Renewal and Non-Renewal Sources Renewable Resources The renewable resources […]