Otuke District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Otuke vary from 76 % in Ogwette Sub-County to 95 % in Adwari Sub-County. Otuke has 510 domestic water points which serve a total of 130,545 people – 122,329 in rural areas. 169 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Otuke has 1 piped schemes.

Access

90%

Rural Functionality

66%

Equity

44

Management

84%

Gender

73%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OTC Otuke TC 66
Otuke TC
Population 66
OGW Ogwette 59
Ogwette
Population 59
OKW Okwang 117
Okwang
Population 117
OGR Ogor 51
Ogor
Population 51
ADW Adwari 91
Adwari
Population 91
ALN Alango 127
Alango
Population 127
OLL Olilim 138
Olilim
Population 138
ORM Orum 188
Orum
Population 188

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 90 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 13,382
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 16,316
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 18,936
OGW Ogwette 76 %
Ogwette
Population Served 16,206
OKW Okwang 91 %
Okwang
Population Served 27,833
OLL Olilim 94 %
Olilim
Population Served 17,856
ORM Orum 85 %
Orum
Population Served 11,800
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 8,217

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 90 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

ADW Adwari 95 %
Adwari
Population Served 13,382
ALN Alango 95 %
Alango
Population Served 16,316
OGR Ogor 95 %
Ogor
Population Served 18,936
OGW Ogwette 76 %
Ogwette
Population Served 16,206
OKW Okwang 91 %
Okwang
Population Served 27,833
OLL Olilim 94 %
Olilim
Population Served 17,856
ORM Orum 85 %
Orum
Population Served 11,800
OTC Otuke TC 95 %
Otuke TC
Population Served 8,217

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 OkwangRural30,64327,83391%68%-100%58139112052456156-11---246---No
 2 OgwetteRural21,25316,20676%73%------1144751-11------------No
 3 AdwariRural14,08613,38295%67%--46101091924327123------------No
 4 OgorRural20,01718,93695%71%--------59564-66------------No
 5 Otuke TCUrban8,6498,21795%-77%----5-527431-11-------33---No
 6 AlangoRural17,17516,31695%47%--37105131839241---1-1---3-3---No
 7 OlilimRural18,90517,85694%74%-----1-154761-22------3-3---No
 8 OrumRural13,96311,80085%68%---2211237138---------------No
Total 144,691130,54590667750142236254267279943731261811200011516000No
District 144,691130,54590667750142236254267279943731261811200011516000No

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