Otuke District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Otuke vary from 79 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 510 domestic water points which serve a total of 127,996 people – 120,079 in rural areas. 169 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

92%

Rural Functionality

66%

Equity

42

Management

84%

Gender

73%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OTC Otuke TC 64
Otuke TC
Population 64
OGW Ogwette 56
Ogwette
Population 56
OKW Okwang 112
Okwang
Population 112
OGR Ogor 49
Ogor
Population 49
ADW Adwari 87
Adwari
Population 87
ALN Alango 122
Alango
Population 122
OLL Olilim 133
Olilim
Population 133
ORM Orum 181
Orum
Population 181

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 92 %
Rural Access 92 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 12,893
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 15,721
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 18,322
OGW Ogwette 79 %
Ogwette
Population Served 16,206
OKW Okwang 94 %
Okwang
Population Served 27,833
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 17,304
ORM Orum 88 %
Orum
Population Served 11,800
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 7,916

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 92 %
Rural Access 92 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 12,893
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 15,721
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 18,322
OGW Ogwette 79 %
Ogwette
Population Served 16,206
OKW Okwang 94 %
Okwang
Population Served 27,833
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 17,304
ORM Orum 88 %
Orum
Population Served 11,800
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 7,916

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 66 %
Urban Functionality 77 %

ADW Adwari 66 %
Adwari
Functional Sources 39
ALN Alango 69 %
Alango
Functional Sources 50
OGR Ogor 84 %
Ogor
Functional Sources 59
OGW Ogwette 83 %
Ogwette
Functional Sources 44
OKW Okwang 68 %
Okwang
Functional Sources 69
OLL Olilim 87 %
Olilim
Functional Sources 58
ORM Orum 90 %
Orum
Functional Sources 38
OTC Otuke TC 80 %
Otuke TC
Functional Sources 32

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 OkwangRural29,52427,83394%68%-100%58139112052456156-11---246---No
 2 OgwetteRural20,47716,20679%73%------1144751-11------------No
 3 AdwariRural13,57212,89395%67%--46101091924327123------------No
 4 OgorRural19,28618,32295%71%--------59564-66------------No
 5 Otuke TCUrban8,3337,91695%-77%----5-527431-11-------33---No
 6 AlangoRural16,54815,72195%47%--37105131839241---1-1---3-3---No
 7 OlilimRural18,21517,30495%74%-----1-154761-22------3-3---No
 8 OrumRural13,45311,80088%68%---2211237138---------------No
Total 139,408127,99692667750142236254267279943731261811200011516000No
District 139,408127,99692667750142236254267279943731261811200011516000No

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