Kole District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Kole vary from 35 % in Okwerodot Sub-County to 95 % in Alito Sub-County. Kole has 820 domestic water points which serve a total of 194,122 people – 184,963 in rural areas. 171 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

74%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

98

Management

97%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AYR Ayer 271
Ayer
Population 271
AKL Akalo 242
Akalo
Population 242
OKW Okwerodot 279
Okwerodot
Population 279
ALT Alito 280
Alito
Population 280
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 261
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population 261
ABK Aboke 261
Aboke
Population 261
BLA Bala 236
Bala
Population 236

Population figures are projections to the above mentioned date based on UBOS census 2014 and district growth rates. Population density is calculated on land area only. Boundaries reflect the preliminary status only.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 74 %
Rural Access 73 %
Urban Access 95 %

ABK Aboke 80 %
Aboke
Population Served 40,684
AKL Akalo 85 %
Akalo
Population Served 27,284
ALT Alito 95 %
Alito
Population Served 40,695
AYR Ayer 67 %
Ayer
Population Served 26,616
BLA Bala 72 %
Bala
Population Served 36,478
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 95 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population Served 9,159
OKW Okwerodot 35 %
Okwerodot
Population Served 13,206

Access to safe water is the ratio of people served by a safe water point and piped water supply to the total population.
The calculation is based on an estimated number of people per water point type. Maximum access rate can be 95%.

Functionality of Point Water Sources

60 % 80 %
70 % 90 %
Rural Functionality 79 %
Urban Functionality 75 %

ABK Aboke 79 %
Aboke
Functional Sources 133
AKL Akalo 80 %
Akalo
Functional Sources 92
ALT Alito 73 %
Alito
Functional Sources 133
AYR Ayer 80 %
Ayer
Functional Sources 83
BLA Bala 87 %
Bala
Functional Sources 125
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 75 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Functional Sources 40
OKW Okwerodot 77 %
Okwerodot
Functional Sources 43

Functionality is the ratio of functional water sources to all water sources. Sources not operating for five or more years are assumed to be abandoned, and hence are not included in the calculation.

People served per technology

Reasons for non-functionality

Type of Management

Source of Funding

District Water Supply Summary

Sub-CountyUrban/
Rural
PopulationPopulation
Served
AccessFunctionalityPoint Water SourcesPiped Water Systems
Protected
springs
Shallow wellsDeep boreholesRainwater
harvesting tanks
DamsValley
tanks
PSP/Kiosk, Tap standsYTHHICNWSC
RUWfPFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTot
KOLE                               
 1 AbokeRural51,10240,68480%79%--2783531738616677714------7714---No
 2 AyerRural39,71526,61667%80%-100%111123273938341110111-1---1-1---No
 3 BalaRural50,81936,47872%87%-75%26-265926138543211133-3-11------No
 4 Ayer TC (Kole TC)Urban9,6429,16095%-75%-4-41652117522336------------No
 5 AlitoRural42,84040,69895%73%-100%5424783223440125239121-1---415---No
 6 OkwerodotRural37,72013,20635%77%-100%25833111127310-111-1---------No
 7 AkaloRural32,17927,28485%80%--29231281293474111314-22---------No
Total 264,017194,1257479756717643219209252342354127617547162801112820000No
District 263,997194,1227479756717643219209252342354127617547162801112820000No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections