Gulu District

by March 28, 2017

The access rates in Gulu vary from 82 % in Paicho Sub-County to 95 % in Awach Sub-County. Gulu has 1,213 domestic water points which serve a total of 401,212 people – 291,790 in rural areas. 160 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Gulu has 14 piped schemes.

Access

83%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

27

Management

67%

Gender

77%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
PLR Palaro 30
Palaro
Population 30
PTK Patiko 79
Patiko
Population 79
BNG Bungatira 198
Bungatira
Population 198
UNY Unyama 131
Unyama
Population 131
LKW Lakwana 139
Lakwana
Population 139
ODK Odek 85
Odek
Population 85
LLG Lalogi 97
Lalogi
Population 97
KRO Koro 149
Koro
Population 149
PCH Paicho 60
Paicho
Population 60
AWC Awach 70
Awach
Population 70
BBI Bobi 136
Bobi
Population 136
ONG Ongako 126
Ongako
Population 126
PDV Pece DIV 4,410
Pece DIV
Population 4,410
LDV Laroo DIV 3,433
Laroo DIV
Population 3,433
LYB Layibi DIV 3,335
Layibi DIV
Population 3,335
BTC Bar Dege DIV 1,839
Bar Dege DIV
Population 1,839

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 83 %
Rural Access 92 %
Urban Access 66 %

AWC Awach 95 %
Awach
Population Served 20,108
BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 32,228
BNG Bungatira 88 %
Bungatira
Population Served 31,324
BTC Bar Dege DIV NWSC
Bar Dege DIV
Population Served NWSC
KRO Koro 92 %
Koro
Population Served 29,363
LDV Laroo DIV NWSC
Laroo DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 20,072
LLG Lalogi 95 %
Lalogi
Population Served 31,053
LYB Layibi DIV NWSC
Layibi DIV
Population Served NWSC
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 33,220
ONG Ongako 88 %
Ongako
Population Served 22,062
PCH Paicho 82 %
Paicho
Population Served 21,763
PDV Pece DIV NWSC
Pece DIV
Population Served NWSC
PLR Palaro 95 %
Palaro
Population Served 13,930
PTK Patiko 95 %
Patiko
Population Served 19,116
UNY Unyama 95 %
Unyama
Population Served 17,538

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 87 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

AWC Awach 77 %
Awach
Functional Sources 76
BBI Bobi 86 %
Bobi
Functional Sources 102
BNG Bungatira 93 %
Bungatira
Functional Sources 109
BTC Bar Dege DIV NWSC
Bar Dege DIV
Functional Sources 1
KRO Koro 90 %
Koro
Functional Sources 108
LDV Laroo DIV NWSC
Laroo DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
LKW Lakwana 88 %
Lakwana
Functional Sources 83
LLG Lalogi 70 %
Lalogi
Functional Sources 88
LYB Layibi DIV NWSC
Layibi DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
ODK Odek 86 %
Odek
Functional Sources 118
ONG Ongako 98 %
Ongako
Functional Sources 82
PCH Paicho 94 %
Paicho
Functional Sources 83
PDV Pece DIV NWSC
Pece DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
PLR Palaro 79 %
Palaro
Functional Sources 54
PTK Patiko 96 %
Patiko
Functional Sources 80
UNY Unyama 88 %
Unyama
Functional Sources 69

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
GULU M.C                               
 1 Bar Dege DIVUrban38,008NWSCNWSC-100%-------1-1---------------Yes
 2 Laroo DIVUrban35,179NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Pece DIVUrban52,541NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 4 Layibi DIVUrban39,559NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 165,287109,4226601000000000101000000000000000No
OMORO                               
 1 LakwanaRural21,13020,07495%88%--15419527625671-1------------No
 2 OngakoRural25,19022,06288%98%--24-2413114421432-2------1-1---No
 3 LalogiRural32,69031,05695%70%--437821070209041216------2-2---No
 4 OdekRural34,97133,22295%86%--538112105111167411------------No
 5 BobiRural33,92632,23095%86%--135183243657865---------------No
 6 KoroRural31,88729,36392%90%--2923118220543577512------------No
Total 179,794168,006938600901710777128939048438212142000000303000No
ASWA                               
 1 PaichoRural26,38321,76382%94%--11-118-85255712-12------------No
 2 UnyamaRural18,46217,53995%88%--22123729366424-4------------No
 3 PalaroRural14,66413,93195%79%--1-1213481058336------------No
 4 AwachRural21,16820,11095%77%--82102222441950527-------88---No
 5 PatikoRural20,12419,11895%96%--10-1041561162516------------No
 6 BungatiraRural35,76331,32488%93%--26-262312457663314------------No
Total 136,564123,78491880078381667732953733232739000000088000No
District 481,645401,212838710001682018814319162686857715328810000003811000No

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 GFS1468011000060
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000001000
Unknown/Not GFS41211000000
Total19710101001060

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