Kole District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Kole vary from 48 % in Okwerodot Sub-County to 95 % in Ayer TC (Kole TC) Sub-County. Kole has 899 domestic water points which serve a total of 220,444 people – 210,096 in rural areas. 169 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Kole has 1 piped schemes.

Access

75%

Rural Functionality

81%

Equity

63

Management

96%

Gender

97%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OKW Okwerodot 314
Okwerodot
Population 314
AYR Ayer 297
Ayer
Population 297
ABK Aboke 293
Aboke
Population 293
ALT Alito 316
Alito
Population 316
AKL Akalo 267
Akalo
Population 267
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 294
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population 294
BLA Bala 260
Bala
Population 260

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 75 %
Rural Access 74 %
Urban Access 95 %

ABK Aboke 78 %
Aboke
Population Served 44,884
AKL Akalo 85 %
Akalo
Population Served 30,284
ALT Alito 88 %
Alito
Population Served 42,722
AYR Ayer 71 %
Ayer
Population Served 31,116
BLA Bala 72 %
Bala
Population Served 40,678
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 95 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population Served 10,348
OKW Okwerodot 48 %
Okwerodot
Population Served 20,412

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 75 %
Rural Access 74 %
Urban Access 95 %

ABK Aboke 78 %
Aboke
Population Served 44,884
AKL Akalo 85 %
Akalo
Population Served 30,284
ALT Alito 88 %
Alito
Population Served 42,722
AYR Ayer 71 %
Ayer
Population Served 31,116
BLA Bala 72 %
Bala
Population Served 40,678
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 95 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Population Served 10,348
OKW Okwerodot 48 %
Okwerodot
Population Served 20,412

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 81 %
Urban Functionality 80 %

ABK Aboke 80 %
Aboke
Functional Sources 140
AKL Akalo 81 %
Akalo
Functional Sources 96
ALT Alito 73 %
Alito
Functional Sources 127
AYR Ayer 81 %
Ayer
Functional Sources 88
BLA Bala 88 %
Bala
Functional Sources 130
KTC Ayer TC (Kole TC) 76 %
Ayer TC (Kole TC)
Functional Sources 41
OKW Okwerodot 82 %
Okwerodot
Functional Sources 59

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
KOLE                               
 1 AbokeRural57,30344,88478%81%--2783531738686747714------7714---No
 2 OkwerodotRural42,32520,41248%84%-100%308381311416319-111-1------812No
 3 AlitoRural48,33942,72288%73%-100%4924733023241125339121-1---415---No
 4 AkaloRural35,51730,28485%82%--29231281293874511314-22---------No
 5 Ayer TC (Kole TC)Urban10,89310,34895%-80%-4-41652118523336------------No
 6 BalaRural56,16940,67872%89%-75%26-265926143548211133-3-11------No
 7 AyerRural43,57331,11671%82%-100%111123273943346110111-1---1-1---No
Total 294,119220,4447581806717643219209252343163935517547162801112820812No
District 294,119220,4447581806717643219209252343163935517547162801112820812No

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/Unknown10101000001
Total10100000001

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