Abim District

by August 20, 2018

The access rates in Abim vary from 35 % in Awach Sub-County to 95 % in Abim Sub-County. Abim has 474 domestic water points which serve a total of 115,942 people – 95,291 in rural areas. 119 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Abim has 2 piped schemes.

Access

85%

Rural Functionality

74%

Equity

145

Management

79%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ATC Abim TC 189
Abim TC
Population 189
ALR Alerek 18
Alerek
Population 18
LTK Lotukei 80
Lotukei
Population 80
ABM Abim 85
Abim
Population 85
MRL Morulem 117
Morulem
Population 117
NYK Nyakwae 25
Nyakwae
Population 25
AWC Awach Unknown
Awach
Population 0

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 85 %
Rural Access 83 %
Urban Access 95 %

ABM Abim 95 %
Abim
Population Served 15,155
ALR Alerek 85 %
Alerek
Population Served 18,642
ATC Abim TC 95 %
Abim TC
Population Served 20,647
AWC Awach 35 %
Awach
Population Served 4,800
LTK Lotukei 74 %
Lotukei
Population Served 11,218
MRL Morulem 95 %
Morulem
Population Served 27,564
NYK Nyakwae 95 %
Nyakwae
Population Served 17,902

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%.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 85 %
Rural Access 83 %
Urban Access 95 %

ABM Abim 95 %
Abim
Population Served 15,155
ALR Alerek 85 %
Alerek
Population Served 18,642
ATC Abim TC 95 %
Abim TC
Population Served 20,647
AWC Awach 35 %
Awach
Population Served 4,800
LTK Lotukei 74 %
Lotukei
Population Served 11,218
MRL Morulem 95 %
Morulem
Population Served 27,564
NYK Nyakwae 95 %
Nyakwae
Population Served 17,902

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 74 %
Urban Functionality 82 %

ABM Abim 81 %
Abim
Functional Sources 85
ALR Alerek 67 %
Alerek
Functional Sources 46
ATC Abim TC 82 %
Abim TC
Functional Sources 49
AWC Awach 75 %
Awach
Functional Sources 12
LTK Lotukei 80 %
Lotukei
Functional Sources 33
MRL Morulem 74 %
Morulem
Functional Sources 83
NYK Nyakwae 65 %
Nyakwae
Functional Sources 45

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
LABWOR                               
 1 AwachRural13,8144,80035%75%------2212214---------------No
 2 AlerekRural22,05918,64285%67%------11451661167-11---------No
 3 MorulemRural29,02027,56995%74%--5-5---6625916410------6-6---No
 4 AbimRural15,95515,15795%81%--2-2415791998---------------No
 5 NyakwaeRural18,84717,90595%65%-----1-1412162336-22---------No
 6 LotukeiRural15,20611,21874%80%--112336264303-3------------No
 7 Abim TCUrban21,73820,65195%-82%-3-312113341044------------5175119No
Total 136,617115,92985748201111220828303974001313260330008085175119No
District 136,617115,92985748201111220828303974001313260330008085175119No

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
Unknown/Not GFS21100000000
Groundwater based/Unknown11001000010
Total32100000010

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