Amuru District

by January 23, 2018

The access rates in Amuru vary from 70 % in Amuru TC Sub-County to 95 % in Atiak Sub-County. Amuru has 753 domestic water points which serve a total of 178,088 people – 171,082 in rural areas. 157 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Amuru has 1 piped schemes.

Access

88%

Rural Functionality

79%

Equity

48

Management

87%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMR Amuru 38
Amuru
Population 38
ATC Amuru TC 146
Amuru TC
Population 146
ATK Atiak 32
Atiak
Population 32
PBO Pabo 75
Pabo
Population 75
LMG Lamogi 141
Lamogi
Population 141

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 88 %
Rural Access 89 %
Urban Access 70 %

AMR Amuru 83 %
Amuru
Population Served 38,392
ATC Amuru TC 70 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,006
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 35,519
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 47,872
PBO Pabo 83 %
Pabo
Population Served 49,292

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 88 %

AMR Amuru 75 %
Amuru
Functional Sources 108
ATC Amuru TC 88 %
Amuru TC
Functional Sources 23
ATK Atiak 91 %
Atiak
Functional Sources 137
LMG Lamogi 71 %
Lamogi
Functional Sources 173
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Functional Sources 150

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
KILAK                               
 1 PaboRural59,23649,29283%82%--145191732011314127617-------99---No
 2 Amuru TCUrban10,0597,00670%-88%-5-54-4133161-1------------No
 3 LamogiRural50,39647,87695%71%--812831217297842120-11------21012---No
 4 AmuruRural46,02738,39283%75%--23-2322628572683437------213---No
 5 AtiakRural37,39135,52195%91%--2-2---13211143314-------22---No
Total 203,109178,08888798801257132552681393964891462000000042226000No
District 203,109178,08888798801257132552681398964941462000000042226000No

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
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS1365201120000
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Total1685201120000

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