Kole District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Kole vary from 35 % in Okwerodot Sub-County to 95 % in Alito Sub-County. Kole has 833 domestic water points which serve a total of 197,851 people – 188,549 in rural areas. 171 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

80%

Equity

97

Management

97%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AYR Ayer 267
Ayer
Population 267
AKL Akalo 240
Akalo
Population 240
OKW Okwerodot 282
Okwerodot
Population 282
ALT Alito 284
Alito
Population 284
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 265
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population 265
ABK Aboke 264
Aboke
Population 264
BLA Bala 234
Bala
Population 234

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 75 %
Rural Access 74 %
Urban Access 95 %

ABK Aboke 81 %
Aboke
Population Served 41,884
AKL Akalo 87 %
Akalo
Population Served 27,884
ALT Alito 95 %
Alito
Population Served 41,278
AYR Ayer 69 %
Ayer
Population Served 27,216
BLA Bala 73 %
Bala
Population Served 37,078
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 95 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population Served 9,302
OKW Okwerodot 35 %
Okwerodot
Population Served 13,206

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 80 %
Urban Functionality 76 %

ABK Aboke 80 %
Aboke
Functional Sources 137
AKL Akalo 80 %
Akalo
Functional Sources 94
ALT Alito 74 %
Alito
Functional Sources 135
AYR Ayer 80 %
Ayer
Functional Sources 85
BLA Bala 88 %
Bala
Functional Sources 127
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 76 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Functional Sources 41
OKW Okwerodot 77 %
Okwerodot
Functional Sources 43

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
KOLE                               
 1 AbokeRural51,51241,88481%80%--2783531738656717714------7714---No
 2 AyerRural39,17027,21669%80%-100%111123273940343110111-1---1-1---No
 3 BalaRural50,49237,07873%88%-75%26-265926140545211133-3-11------No
 4 Ayer TC (Kole TC)Urban9,7929,30295%-76%-4-41652118523336------------No
 5 AlitoRural43,45441,28195%74%-100%5424783223442125439121-1---415---No
 6 OkwerodotRural38,04813,20635%77%-100%25833111127310-111-1---------No
 7 AkaloRural31,92727,88487%80%--29231281293674311314-22---------No
Total 264,395197,8517580766717643219209252342484128917547162801112820000No
District 264,395197,8517580766717643219209252342484128917547162801112820000No

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