Otuke District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Otuke vary from 79 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 486 domestic water points which serve a total of 110,373 people – 103,606 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

40

Management

67%

Gender

78%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OGW Ogwette 48
Ogwette
Population 48
OKW Okwang 96
Okwang
Population 96
ADW Adwari 75
Adwari
Population 75
ALN Alango 104
Alango
Population 104
OGR Ogor 42
Ogor
Population 42
OLL Olilim 114
Olilim
Population 114
ORM Orum 155
Orum
Population 155
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 92 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 11,018
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 13,435
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 15,658
OGW Ogwette 79 %
Ogwette
Population Served 13,806
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 23,969
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 14,788
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 10,922
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 6,766

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 71 %
Alango
Functional Sources 50
OGR Ogor 84 %
Ogor
Functional Sources 56
OGW Ogwette 81 %
Ogwette
Functional Sources 38
OKW Okwang 73 %
Okwang
Functional Sources 71
OLL Olilim 89 %
Olilim
Functional Sources 59
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 TCUrban7,1236,76795%-80%----5-527431-11-------33---No
 2 OkwangRural25,23423,97295%73%--76137132054-54336-11----44---No
 3 OlilimRural15,56814,79095%89%------1156460-22------3-3---No
 4 AlangoRural14,14313,43695%71%-100%46107111837239---1-1---213---No
 5 OrumRural11,49810,92395%90%---22-2237-37---------------No
 6 OgorRural16,48415,66095%84%--------56561-66------------No
 7 AdwariRural11,60011,02095%60%--55107121923326-33------------No
 8 OgwetteRural17,50113,80679%81%------1138745-11------------No
Total 119,151110,3739378805016193526406632825353316191120005813000No
District 119,151110,3739378805016193526406632825353316191120005813000No

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