Otuke District

by May 26, 2018

The access rates in Otuke vary from 84 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 500 domestic water points which serve a total of 113,733 people – 106,815 in rural areas. 119 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

76%

Equity

36

Management

72%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OGW Ogwette 49
Ogwette
Population 49
OKW Okwang 98
Okwang
Population 98
ADW Adwari 76
Adwari
Population 76
ALN Alango 107
Alango
Population 107
OGR Ogor 43
Ogor
Population 43
OLL Olilim 116
Olilim
Population 116
ORM Orum 158
Orum
Population 158
OTC Otuke TC 56
Otuke TC
Population 56

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 11,265
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 13,735
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 16,008
OGW Ogwette 84 %
Ogwette
Population Served 15,006
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 24,506
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 15,118
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 11,166
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 6,917

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 11,265
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 13,735
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 16,008
OGW Ogwette 84 %
Ogwette
Population Served 15,006
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 24,506
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 15,118
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 11,166
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 6,917

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 76 %
Urban Functionality 80 %

ADW Adwari 61 %
Adwari
Functional Sources 36
ALN Alango 69 %
Alango
Functional Sources 50
OGR Ogor 84 %
Ogor
Functional Sources 57
OGW Ogwette 82 %
Ogwette
Functional Sources 42
OKW Okwang 68 %
Okwang
Functional Sources 68
OLL Olilim 85 %
Olilim
Functional Sources 58
ORM Orum 90 %
Orum
Functional Sources 38
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 TCUrban7,2826,91895%-80%----5-527431-11-------33---No
 2 OkwangRural25,79924,50995%68%--58139112051455156-11---246---No
 3 OlilimRural15,91615,12095%85%-----1-154862-22------3-3---No
 4 AlangoRural14,46013,73795%69%-100%28106121840141---1-1---213---No
 5 OrumRural11,75511,16795%90%---22-2238-38---------------No
 6 OgorRural16,85216,00995%84%--------57562-66------------No
 7 AdwariRural11,85911,26695%61%--55107121924327-33------------No
 8 OgwetteRural17,89315,00684%82%------1142749-11------------No
Total 121,801113,7219376805012233528386633332365118191120007815000No
District 121,801113,7219376805012233528386633332365118191120007815000No

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