Pakwach District

by September 19, 2020

The access rates in Pakwach vary from 18 % in Pakwach TC Sub-County to 73 % in Pakwach Sub-County. Pakwach has 281 domestic water points which serve a total of 68,084 people – 62,951 in rural areas. 73 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Pakwach has 1 piped schemes.

Access

49%

Rural Functionality

74%

Equity

30

Management

88%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ALW Alwi 93
Alwi
Population 93
PKW Pakwach 203
Pakwach
Population 203
PTC Pakwach TC 1,639
Pakwach TC
Population 1,639
PNY Panyango 226
Panyango
Population 226
WDL Wadelai 137
Wadelai
Population 137

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 49 %
Rural Access 56 %
Urban Access 18 %

ALW Alwi 57 %
Alwi
Population Served 12,642
PKW Pakwach 73 %
Pakwach
Population Served 18,615
PNY Panyango 50 %
Panyango
Population Served 17,216
PTC Pakwach TC 18 %
Pakwach TC
Population Served 5,133
WDL Wadelai 49 %
Wadelai
Population Served 14,478

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 49 %
Rural Access 56 %
Urban Access 18 %

ALW Alwi 57 %
Alwi
Population Served 12,642
PKW Pakwach 73 %
Pakwach
Population Served 18,615
PNY Panyango 50 %
Panyango
Population Served 17,216
PTC Pakwach TC 18 %
Pakwach TC
Population Served 5,133
WDL Wadelai 49 %
Wadelai
Population Served 14,478

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 74 %
Urban Functionality 73 %

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 AlwiRural22,29712,64257%63%-----224241034167-22---------No
 2 PakwachRural25,37318,61573%83%-100%---651142547213---1-12-2---No
 3 Pakwach TCUrban28,0095,13318%-73%-------6410336------13114897-38No
 4 PanyangoRural34,48917,21650%76%-100%1-147112793691101-1---5-5---No
 5 WadelaiRural29,43714,47849%70%-----7512191130347------------No
Total 139,60568,084497473501011919381393817729154412310120121897038No
District 139,60568,084497473501011919381393817729154412310120121897038No

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