Obongi District

by September 18, 2020

The access rates in Obongi vary from 89 % in Gimara Sub-County to 95 % in Aliba Sub-County. Obongi has 263 domestic water points which serve a total of 38,481 people – 38,481 in rural areas. 74 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned.

Access

93%

Rural Functionality

72%

Equity

57

Management

96%

Gender

93%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
GMR Gimara 50
Gimara
Population 50
ITL Itula 28
Itula
Population 28
ALB Aliba 259
Aliba
Population 259

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access Unknown

ALB Aliba 95 %
Aliba
Population Served 15,085
GMR Gimara 89 %
Gimara
Population Served 11,328
ITL Itula 95 %
Itula
Population Served 12,068

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 93 %
Rural Access 93 %
Urban Access Unknown

ALB Aliba 95 %
Aliba
Population Served 15,085
GMR Gimara 89 %
Gimara
Population Served 11,328
ITL Itula 95 %
Itula
Population Served 12,068

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 72 %
Urban Functionality Unknown

ALB Aliba 79 %
Aliba
Functional Sources 56
GMR Gimara 92 %
Gimara
Functional Sources 59
ITL Itula 57 %
Itula
Functional Sources 73

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
Obongi                               
 1 GimaraRural12,70311,32889%95%--------2442813-13------22123---No
 2 AlibaRural15,87915,08595%79%------22501161527------1-1---No
 3 ItulaRural12,70312,06895%57%-----2135254106617------13-13---No
Total 41,28538,481937200000235127671942432700000036137000No
District 41,28538,481937200000235127671942432700000036137000No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections