Otuke District

by September 18, 2020

The access rates in Otuke vary from 84 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 524 domestic water points which serve a total of 124,874 people – 117,280 in rural areas. 165 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

69%

Equity

35

Management

76%

Gender

68%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OTC Otuke TC 61
Otuke TC
Population 61
OGW Ogwette 54
Ogwette
Population 54
OKW Okwang 108
Okwang
Population 108
OGR Ogor 47
Ogor
Population 47
ADW Adwari 84
Adwari
Population 84
ALN Alango 117
Alango
Population 117
OLL Olilim 128
Olilim
Population 128
ORM Orum 174
Orum
Population 174

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 12,366
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 15,078
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 17,573
OGW Ogwette 84 %
Ogwette
Population Served 16,506
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 26,902
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 16,597
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 12,258
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 7,593

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 12,366
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 15,078
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 17,573
OGW Ogwette 84 %
Ogwette
Population Served 16,506
OKW Okwang 95 %
Okwang
Population Served 26,902
OLL Olilim 95 %
Olilim
Population Served 16,597
ORM Orum 95 %
Orum
Population Served 12,258
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 7,593

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 69 %
Urban Functionality 65 %

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 OkwangRural28,31826,90295%62%-100%58139112052456156-11---246---No
 2 OgwetteRural19,64016,50684%80%------1144751-11------------No
 3 AdwariRural13,01712,36695%44%--46101091924327123------------No
 4 OgorRural18,49817,57395%79%--------59564-66------------No
 5 Otuke TCUrban7,9937,59395%-65%----5-527431-11-------33---No
 6 AlangoRural15,87215,07895%55%-100%37105131839241---1-1---3-3---No
 7 OlilimRural17,47016,59795%84%-----1-154761-22------3-3---No
 8 OrumRural12,90312,25895%88%---2211237138---------------No
Total 133,711124,8749369651006303685866329553840191920200016319000No
District 133,711124,8749369651006303685866329553840191920200016319000No

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