Otuke District

by February 19, 2017

The access rates in Otuke vary from 81 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 468 domestic water points which serve a total of 109,109 people – 102,550 in rural areas. 82 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

83%

Equity

40

Management

93%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OGW Ogwette 47
Ogwette
Population 47
OKW Okwang 94
Okwang
Population 94
ADW Adwari 73
Adwari
Population 73
ALN Alango 104
Alango
Population 104
OGR Ogur 43
Ogur
Population 43
OLL Olilim 113
Olilim
Population 113
ORM Orum 152
Orum
Population 152
OTC Otuke TC 53
Otuke TC
Population 53

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 10,807
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 13,429
OGR Ogur 95 %
Ogur
Population Served 15,762
OGW Ogwette 81 %
Ogwette
Population Served 13,800
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 23,403
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 14,639
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 10,700
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 6,558

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 83 %
Urban Functionality 81 %

ADW Adwari 93 %
Adwari
Functional Sources 52
ALN Alango 73 %
Alango
Functional Sources 51
OGR Ogur 86 %
Ogur
Functional Sources 56
OGW Ogwette 76 %
Ogwette
Functional Sources 35
OKW Okwang 81 %
Okwang
Functional Sources 74
OLL Olilim 80 %
Olilim
Functional Sources 51
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Functional Sources 37
OTC Otuke TC 81 %
Otuke TC
Functional Sources 30

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 TCUrban6,9046,55995%-81%----325235281-1------3-3---No
 2 OkwangRural24,63823,40695%81%--65111462048149257-11---4-4---No
 3 OlilimRural15,41114,64095%80%------11481058-22------3-3---No
 4 AlangoRural14,13713,43095%73%-100%47111081834438---1-1---3-3---No
 5 OrumRural11,26410,70195%95%--2-211234135---------------No
 6 OgurRural16,59315,76395%86%--------53659336------------No
 7 AdwariRural11,37810,80995%93%--81917219241253-3------------No
 8 OgwetteRural16,95813,80081%76%------11351045---------------No
Total 117,283109,10993838150201333452166299383379101911200013013000No
District 117,283109,10993838150201333452166299383379101911200013013000No

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