Amuru District

by March 28, 2017

The access rates in Amuru vary from 63 % in Amuru TC Sub-County to 95 % in Atiak Sub-County. Amuru has 732 domestic water points which serve a total of 177,661 people – 170,955 in rural areas. 157 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Amuru has 1 piped schemes.

Access

87%

Rural Functionality

78%

Equity

46

Management

87%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMR Amuru 37
Amuru
Population 37
ATC Amuru TC 154
Amuru TC
Population 154
ATK Atiak 35
Atiak
Population 35
PBO Pabo 73
Pabo
Population 73
LMG Lamogi 139
Lamogi
Population 139

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 87 %
Rural Access 88 %
Urban Access 63 %

AMR Amuru 82 %
Amuru
Population Served 36,892
ATC Amuru TC 63 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 6,706
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 39,048
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 47,218
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Population Served 47,792

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 78 %
Urban Functionality 88 %

AMR Amuru 74 %
Amuru
Functional Sources 103
ATC Amuru TC 88 %
Amuru TC
Functional Sources 22
ATK Atiak 90 %
Atiak
Functional Sources 130
LMG Lamogi 70 %
Lamogi
Functional Sources 170
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Functional Sources 145

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 PaboRural57,95347,79282%82%--145191732010814122617-------99---No
 2 Amuru TCUrban10,5676,70663%-88%-5-54-4123151-1------------No
 3 LamogiRural49,70647,22195%70%--812831217297542117-11------21012---No
 4 AmuruRural45,14236,89282%74%--23-2322628522678437------213---No
 5 AtiakRural41,10639,05195%90%--2-2---12511136314-------22---No
Total 204,474177,66187788801257132552681372964681462000000042226000No
District 204,474177,66187788801257132552681377964731462000000042226000No

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