Pakwach District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Pakwach vary from 18 % in Pakwach TC Sub-County to 95 % in Alwi Sub-County. Pakwach has 474 domestic water points which serve a total of 76,544 people – 71,408 in rural areas. 80 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Pakwach has 1 piped schemes.

Access

53%

Rural Functionality

85%

Equity

187

Management

97%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ALW Alwi 95
Alwi
Population 95
PKW Pakwach 210
Pakwach
Population 210
PTC Pakwach TC 1,690
Pakwach TC
Population 1,690
PNY Panyango 233
Panyango
Population 233
WDL Wadelai 141
Wadelai
Population 141

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 53 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 18 %

ALW Alwi 95 %
Alwi
Population Served 21,834
PKW Pakwach 67 %
Pakwach
Population Served 17,568
PNY Panyango 49 %
Panyango
Population Served 17,516
PTC Pakwach TC 18 %
Pakwach TC
Population Served 5,136
WDL Wadelai 48 %
Wadelai
Population Served 14,490

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 53 %
Rural Access 62 %
Urban Access 18 %

ALW Alwi 95 %
Alwi
Population Served 21,834
PKW Pakwach 67 %
Pakwach
Population Served 17,568
PNY Panyango 49 %
Panyango
Population Served 17,516
PTC Pakwach TC 18 %
Pakwach TC
Population Served 5,136
WDL Wadelai 48 %
Wadelai
Population Served 14,490

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 85 %
Urban Functionality 61 %

ALW Alwi 60 %
Alwi
Functional Sources 27
PKW Pakwach 83 %
Pakwach
Functional Sources 52
PNY Panyango 73 %
Panyango
Functional Sources 46
PTC Pakwach TC 73 %
Pakwach TC
Functional Sources 22
WDL Wadelai 59 %
Wadelai
Functional Sources 29

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
JONAM                               
 1 AlwiRural22,98321,83495%95%-50%---224241034167-22---------No
 2 PakwachRural26,15317,56867%71%-100%---651142547213---1-12-2---No
 3 Pakwach TCUrban28,8705,13618%-61%-------6410336------13114897-38No
 4 PanyangoRural35,54917,51649%67%-100%1-147112793691101-1---5-5---No
 5 WadelaiRural30,34114,49048%79%-----7512191130347------------No
Total 143,89676,5445385617501112263812546171417482131012160216897038No
District 143,89676,5445385617501112263812546171417482131012160216897038No

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 GFS11000100000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS11000000000
Total22000100000

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