Omoro District

by July 22, 2024

The access rates in Omoro vary from 67 % in Koro Sub-County to 95 % in Bobi Sub-County. Omoro has 745 domestic water points which serve a total of 185,269 people – 161,589 in rural areas. 426 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Omoro has 8 piped schemes.

Access

88%

Rural Functionality

44%

Equity

45

Management

90%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
OTC Omoro TC Unknown
Omoro TC
Population 0
ONG Ongako 153
Ongako
Population 153
Labora Unknown
Labora
Population 0
LLG Lalogi 67
Lalogi
Population 67
BBI Bobi 153
Bobi
Population 153
LKW Lakwana 109
Lakwana
Population 109
ODK Odek 101
Odek
Population 101
KRO Koro 120
Koro
Population 120

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 88 %
Rural Access 87 %
Urban Access 95 %

Labora 95 %
Labora
Population Served 10,019
BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 36,203
KRO Koro 67 %
Koro
Population Served 17,142
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 15,710
LLG Lalogi 82 %
Lalogi
Population Served 18,478
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 39,276
ONG Ongako 81 %
Ongako
Population Served 24,762
OTC Omoro TC 95 %
Omoro TC
Population Served 23,680

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 88 %
Rural Access 87 %
Urban Access 95 %

Labora 95 %
Labora
Population Served 10,019
BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 36,203
KRO Koro 67 %
Koro
Population Served 17,142
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 15,710
LLG Lalogi 82 %
Lalogi
Population Served 18,478
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 39,276
ONG Ongako 81 %
Ongako
Population Served 24,762
OTC Omoro TC 95 %
Omoro TC
Population Served 23,680

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 44 %
Urban Functionality 32 %

Labora 36 %
Labora
Functional Sources 21
BBI Bobi 25 %
Bobi
Functional Sources 32
KRO Koro 46 %
Koro
Functional Sources 32
LKW Lakwana 50 %
Lakwana
Functional Sources 33
LLG Lalogi 55 %
Lalogi
Functional Sources 41
ODK Odek 58 %
Odek
Functional Sources 93
ONG Ongako 40 %
Ongako
Functional Sources 37
OTC Omoro TC 32 %
Omoro TC
Functional Sources 30

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
OMORO                               
 1 LalogiRural22,52918,47882%55%---22-44411556-1313------------No
 2 LaboraRural10,54610,01995%36%---1919-8821728-44------------No
 3 Omoro TCUrban24,92623,68095%-32%-11415-66273865123------156---No
 4 KoroRural25,52517,14267%46%--11112-121231637-88------------No
 5 OdekRural41,34339,27695%58%--178112904713711112------------No
 6 LakwanaRural16,53715,71095%50%--1910-66321850---------------No
 7 BobiRural38,10836,20395%25%---181823537304474---------------No
 8 OngakoRural30,55824,76281%40%--22224-1414351752-22-------11---No
Total 210,072185,269884432061021083868930719249924042000000167000No
District 210,072185,269884432061021083868930719249924042000000167000No

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 GFS83500500010
Total83500500010

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