Otuke District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Otuke vary from 83 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 491 domestic water points which serve a total of 112,000 people – 105,183 in rural areas. 108 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

78%

Equity

37

Management

67%

Gender

78%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OGW Ogwette 49
Ogwette
Population 49
OKW Okwang 97
Okwang
Population 97
ADW Adwari 75
Adwari
Population 75
ALN Alango 105
Alango
Population 105
OGR Ogor 43
Ogor
Population 43
OLL Olilim 115
Olilim
Population 115
ORM Orum 156
Orum
Population 156
OTC Otuke TC 55
Otuke TC
Population 55

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 11,102
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 13,536
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 15,776
OGW Ogwette 83 %
Ogwette
Population Served 14,706
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 24,150
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 14,899
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 11,004
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 6,816

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 78 %
Urban Functionality 80 %

ADW Adwari 60 %
Adwari
Functional Sources 35
ALN Alango 72 %
Alango
Functional Sources 51
OGR Ogor 84 %
Ogor
Functional Sources 56
OGW Ogwette 82 %
Ogwette
Functional Sources 41
OKW Okwang 73 %
Okwang
Functional Sources 71
OLL Olilim 90 %
Olilim
Functional Sources 60
ORM Orum 90 %
Orum
Functional Sources 37
OTC Otuke TC 80 %
Otuke TC
Functional Sources 32

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 TCUrban7,1766,81795%-80%----5-527431-11-------33---No
 2 OkwangRural25,42424,15395%73%--76137132054-54336-11----44---No
 3 OlilimRural15,68514,90195%90%------1157461-22------3-3---No
 4 AlangoRural14,25013,53895%72%-100%46107111838240---1-1---213---No
 5 OrumRural11,58511,00695%90%---22-2237-37---------------No
 6 OgorRural16,60815,77895%84%--------56561-66------------No
 7 AdwariRural11,68711,10395%60%--55107121923326-33------------No
 8 OgwetteRural17,63314,70683%82%------1141748-11------------No
Total 120,048112,0009378805016193526406633325358316191120005813000No
District 120,048112,0009378805016193526406633325358316191120005813000No

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