Omoro District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Omoro vary from 82 % in Ongako Sub-County to 95 % in Bobi Sub-County. Omoro has 724 domestic water points which serve a total of 182,630 people – 160,072 in rural areas. 417 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Omoro has 8 piped schemes.

Access

91%

Rural Functionality

44%

Equity

21

Management

73%

Gender

90%

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 145
Ongako
Population 145
LLG Lalogi 64
Lalogi
Population 64
BBI Bobi 146
Bobi
Population 146
LKW Lakwana 104
Lakwana
Population 104
ODK Odek 96
Odek
Population 96
KRO Koro 168
Koro
Population 168

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 91 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 34,487
KRO Koro 87 %
Koro
Population Served 31,163
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 14,966
LLG Lalogi 85 %
Lalogi
Population Served 18,178
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 37,416
ONG Ongako 82 %
Ongako
Population Served 23,862
OTC Omoro TC 95 %
Omoro TC
Population Served 22,558

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 91 %
Rural Access 90 %
Urban Access 95 %

BBI Bobi 95 %
Bobi
Population Served 34,487
KRO Koro 87 %
Koro
Population Served 31,163
LKW Lakwana 95 %
Lakwana
Population Served 14,966
LLG Lalogi 85 %
Lalogi
Population Served 18,178
ODK Odek 95 %
Odek
Population Served 37,416
ONG Ongako 82 %
Ongako
Population Served 23,862
OTC Omoro TC 95 %
Omoro TC
Population Served 22,558

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 31 %

BBI Bobi 74 %
Bobi
Functional Sources 89
KRO Koro 89 %
Koro
Functional Sources 108
LKW Lakwana 48 %
Lakwana
Functional Sources 32
LLG Lalogi 49 %
Lalogi
Functional Sources 36
ODK Odek 81 %
Odek
Functional Sources 116
ONG Ongako 94 %
Ongako
Functional Sources 82
OTC Omoro TC 68 %
Omoro TC
Functional Sources 62

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 LalogiRural21,46218,17885%43%---2222431235431013------------No
 2 Omoro TCUrban23,74522,55895%-31%-11415156431861123------6-6---No
 3 KoroRural35,84631,16387%44%--2743118220563597512------------No
 4 OdekRural39,38537,41695%40%--538112103191227411------------No
 5 LakwanaRural15,75414,96695%49%--4610437242549---------------No
 6 BobiRural36,30234,48795%35%--13518261036501767---------------No
 7 OngakoRural29,11023,86282%59%--2312411314451462-2------1-1---No
Total 201,604182,630914431010981085838828919148023941000000167000No
District 201,604182,630914431010981085838828919148023941000000167000No

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