Gulu District

by June 22, 2017

The access rates in Gulu vary from 85 % in Paicho Sub-County to 95 % in Awach Sub-County. Gulu has 1,243 domestic water points which serve a total of 403,640 people – 294,218 in rural areas. 322 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Gulu has 14 piped schemes.

Access

83%

Rural Functionality

74%

Equity

32

Management

73%

Gender

78%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
PLR Palaro 30
Palaro
Population 30
PTK Patiko 80
Patiko
Population 80
BNG Bungatira 200
Bungatira
Population 200
UNY Unyama 132
Unyama
Population 132
LKW Lakwana 140
Lakwana
Population 140
ODK Odek 86
Odek
Population 86
LLG Lalogi 98
Lalogi
Population 98
KRO Koro 151
Koro
Population 151
PCH Paicho 60
Paicho
Population 60
AWC Awach 71
Awach
Population 71
BBI Bobi 137
Bobi
Population 137
ONG Ongako 127
Ongako
Population 127
PDV Pece DIV 4,441
Pece DIV
Population 4,441
LDV Laroo DIV 3,457
Laroo DIV
Population 3,457
LYB Layibi DIV 3,359
Layibi DIV
Population 3,359
BTC Bar Dege DIV 1,852
Bar Dege DIV
Population 1,852

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 20,250
BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 32,456
BNG Bungatira 88 %
Bungatira
Population Served 31,624
BTC Bar Dege DIV NWSC
Bar Dege DIV
Population Served NWSC
KRO Koro 91 %
Koro
Population Served 29,363
LDV Laroo DIV NWSC
Laroo DIV
Population Served NWSC
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 20,214
LLG Lalogi 95 %
Lalogi
Population Served 31,273
LYB Layibi DIV NWSC
Layibi DIV
Population Served NWSC
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 33,454
ONG Ongako 87 %
Ongako
Population Served 22,062
PCH Paicho 85 %
Paicho
Population Served 22,563
PDV Pece DIV NWSC
Pece DIV
Population Served NWSC
PLR Palaro 95 %
Palaro
Population Served 14,029
PTK Patiko 95 %
Patiko
Population Served 19,252
UNY Unyama 95 %
Unyama
Population Served 17,661

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 74 %
Urban Functionality 100 %

AWC Awach 71 %
Awach
Functional Sources 72
BBI Bobi 73 %
Bobi
Functional Sources 87
BNG Bungatira 74 %
Bungatira
Functional Sources 87
BTC Bar Dege DIV NWSC
Bar Dege DIV
Functional Sources 1
KRO Koro 88 %
Koro
Functional Sources 106
LDV Laroo DIV NWSC
Laroo DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
LKW Lakwana 58 %
Lakwana
Functional Sources 57
LLG Lalogi 50 %
Lalogi
Functional Sources 63
LYB Layibi DIV NWSC
Layibi DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
ODK Odek 81 %
Odek
Functional Sources 112
ONG Ongako 94 %
Ongako
Functional Sources 79
PCH Paicho 95 %
Paicho
Functional Sources 86
PDV Pece DIV NWSC
Pece DIV
Functional Sources Unknown
PLR Palaro 60 %
Palaro
Functional Sources 43
PTK Patiko 85 %
Patiko
Functional Sources 77
UNY Unyama 61 %
Unyama
Functional Sources 51

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 DIVUrban38,277NWSCNWSC-100%-------1-1---------------Yes
 2 Laroo DIVUrban35,428NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 3 Pece DIVUrban52,913NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
 4 Layibi DIVUrban39,839NWSCNWSC---------------------------Yes
Total 166,457109,4226601000000000101000000000000000No
OMORO                               
 1 LakwanaRural21,28020,21695%58%--12820437412970-11------------No
 2 OngakoRural25,36822,06287%94%--2312411314421432-2------1-1---No
 3 LalogiRural32,92231,27695%50%--347371051399041216------2-2---No
 4 OdekRural35,21833,45795%81%--53811299191187411------------No
 5 BobiRural34,16732,45995%73%--13518261036481765---------------No
 6 KoroRural32,11329,36391%88%--2743118220543577512------------No
Total 181,068168,8339374008325108632689335108443202242000000303000No
ASWA                               
 1 PaichoRural26,56922,56385%95%--12-129-95355812-12------------No
 2 UnyamaRural18,59317,66395%61%--17926549291645-44------------No
 3 PalaroRural14,76814,03095%60%--1-1325352459437------------No
 4 AwachRural21,31820,25295%71%--82101772444852347-------88---No
 5 PatikoRural20,26719,25495%85%--101117-759766167------------No
 6 BungatiraRural36,01631,62488%74%--1882618826511162-44------------No
Total 137,531125,38591750066208659218027171342202141000000088000No
District 485,056403,6408374100014945194122471696071797864043830000003811000No

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