Otuke District

by September 22, 2017

The access rates in Otuke vary from 79 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 481 domestic water points which serve a total of 109,692 people – 102,974 in rural areas. 82 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

40

Management

93%

Gender

99%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OGW Ogwette 48
Ogwette
Population 48
OKW Okwang 95
Okwang
Population 95
ADW Adwari 74
Adwari
Population 74
ALN Alango 103
Alango
Population 103
OGR Ogor 42
Ogor
Population 42
OLL Olilim 113
Olilim
Population 113
ORM Orum 154
Orum
Population 154
OTC Otuke TC 54
Otuke TC
Population 54

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 10,940
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 13,340
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 15,548
OGW Ogwette 79 %
Ogwette
Population Served 13,806
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 23,800
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 14,683
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 10,844
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 6,718

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 83 %
Urban Functionality 83 %

ADW Adwari 91 %
Adwari
Functional Sources 52
ALN Alango 74 %
Alango
Functional Sources 52
OGR Ogor 86 %
Ogor
Functional Sources 57
OGW Ogwette 74 %
Ogwette
Functional Sources 35
OKW Okwang 83 %
Okwang
Functional Sources 78
OLL Olilim 80 %
Olilim
Functional Sources 53
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Functional Sources 39
OTC Otuke TC 83 %
Otuke TC
Functional Sources 33

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
OTUKE                               
 1 Otuke TCUrban7,0726,71895%-83%----325265311-1------3-3---No
 2 OkwangRural25,05623,80395%83%--65111462052153246-11---4-4---No
 3 OlilimRural15,45814,68595%80%------11501060-22------3-3---No
 4 AlangoRural14,04413,34295%74%-100%46101081835439---1-1---3-3---No
 5 OrumRural11,41710,84695%95%--2-211236137---------------No
 6 OgorRural16,36815,55095%86%--------54660336------------No
 7 AdwariRural11,51810,94295%91%--821017219241253-3------------No
 8 OgwetteRural17,37813,80679%74%------11351045-11------------No
Total 118,311109,69293838350201333452166312383509101911200013013000No
District 118,311109,69293838350201333452166312383509101911200013013000No

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

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Schemes
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000000000
Groundwater based/Unknown32100300000
Total43100300000

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee