Omoro District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Omoro vary from 79 % in Ongako Sub-County to 95 % in Lakwana Sub-County. Omoro has 745 domestic water points which serve a total of 192,285 people – 168,089 in rural areas. 426 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Omoro has 8 piped schemes.

Access

89%

Rural Functionality

44%

Equity

22

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 156
Ongako
Population 156
LLG Lalogi 68
Lalogi
Population 68
BBI Bobi 156
Bobi
Population 156
LKW Lakwana 112
Lakwana
Population 112
ODK Odek 103
Odek
Population 103
KRO Koro 180
Koro
Population 180

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 89 %
Rural Access 88 %
Urban Access 95 %

BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 36,900
KRO Koro 83 %
Koro
Population Served 31,763
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 16,053
LLG Lalogi 80 %
Lalogi
Population Served 18,478
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 40,133
ONG Ongako 79 %
Ongako
Population Served 24,762
OTC Omoro TC 95 %
Omoro TC
Population Served 24,196

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 89 %
Rural Access 88 %
Urban Access 95 %

BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 36,900
KRO Koro 83 %
Koro
Population Served 31,763
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 16,053
LLG Lalogi 80 %
Lalogi
Population Served 18,478
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 40,133
ONG Ongako 79 %
Ongako
Population Served 24,762
OTC Omoro TC 95 %
Omoro TC
Population Served 24,196

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 %

BBI Bobi 25 %
Bobi
Functional Sources 32
KRO Koro 41 %
Koro
Functional Sources 53
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 LalogiRural23,02018,47880%55%---22-44411556-1313------------No
 2 Omoro TCUrban25,46924,19695%-32%-11415-66273865123------156---No
 3 KoroRural38,44931,76383%41%--13031-2020521365-1212------------No
 4 OdekRural42,24540,13395%58%--178112904713711112------------No
 5 LakwanaRural16,89816,05395%50%--1910-66321850---------------No
 6 BobiRural38,93936,90095%25%---181823537304474---------------No
 7 OngakoRural31,22524,76279%40%--22224-1414351752-22-------11---No
Total 216,245192,285894432061021083868930719249924042000000167000No
District 216,245192,285894432061021083868930719249924042000000167000No

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