Amuru District

by April 17, 2024

The access rates in Amuru vary from 41 % in Pabbo T/C Sub-County to 95 % in Amuru Sub-County. Amuru has 825 domestic water points which serve a total of 179,924 people – 161,450 in rural areas. 258 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Amuru has 2 piped schemes.

Access

74%

Rural Functionality

70%

Equity

110

Management

87%

Gender

96%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMR Amuru 19
Amuru
Population 19
ATK Atiak 18
Atiak
Population 18
PBO Pabbo 54
Pabbo
Population 54
LMG Lamogi 124
Lamogi
Population 124
ATC Amuru TC 168
Amuru TC
Population 168
ATC Atiak T/C Unknown
Atiak T/C
Population 0
Layima Unknown
Layima
Population 0
OPA Opara Unknown
Opara
Population 0
ETC Elegu T/C Unknown
Elegu T/C
Population 0
Guru Guru Unknown
Guru Guru
Population 0
Pogo Unknown
Pogo
Population 0
Pabbo T/C Unknown
Pabbo T/C
Population 0

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 74 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 49 %

Pabbo T/C 41 %
Pabbo T/C
Population Served 10,862
Layima Unknown
Layima
Population Served Unknown
Guru Guru 50 %
Guru Guru
Population Served 10,700
Pogo 71 %
Pogo
Population Served 6,000
AMR Amuru 95 %
Amuru
Population Served 21,898
ATC Amuru TC 66 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,612
ATC Atiak T/C 95 %
Atiak T/C
Population Served 6,746
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 20,460
ETC Elegu T/C 56 %
Elegu T/C
Population Served 6,012
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 42,136
OPA Opara 95 %
Opara
Population Served 9,069
PBO Pabbo 90 %
Pabbo
Population Served 38,430

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 74 %
Rural Access 79 %
Urban Access 49 %

Pabbo T/C 41 %
Pabbo T/C
Population Served 10,862
Layima Unknown
Layima
Population Served Unknown
Guru Guru 50 %
Guru Guru
Population Served 10,700
Pogo 71 %
Pogo
Population Served 6,000
AMR Amuru 95 %
Amuru
Population Served 21,898
ATC Amuru TC 66 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,612
ATC Atiak T/C 95 %
Atiak T/C
Population Served 6,746
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 20,460
ETC Elegu T/C 56 %
Elegu T/C
Population Served 6,012
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 42,136
OPA Opara 95 %
Opara
Population Served 9,069
PBO Pabbo 90 %
Pabbo
Population Served 38,430

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 70 %
Urban Functionality 54 %

Pabbo T/C 44 %
Pabbo T/C
Functional Sources 20
Layima Unknown
Layima
Functional Sources Unknown
Guru Guru 76 %
Guru Guru
Functional Sources 28
Pogo 75 %
Pogo
Functional Sources 15
AMR Amuru 68 %
Amuru
Functional Sources 113
ATC Amuru TC 69 %
Amuru TC
Functional Sources 20
ATC Atiak T/C 60 %
Atiak T/C
Functional Sources 15
ATK Atiak 74 %
Atiak
Functional Sources 56
ETC Elegu T/C 73 %
Elegu T/C
Functional Sources 16
LMG Lamogi 71 %
Lamogi
Functional Sources 159
OPA Opara 64 %
Opara
Functional Sources 28
PBO Pabbo 71 %
Pabbo
Functional Sources 97

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
KILAK                               
 1 Amuru TCUrban11,5257,61266%-69%-5-5224117182-2------------No
 2 Pogo Rural8,4986,00071%75%------1115419---------------No
 3 Pabbo T/CUrban26,54210,86241%-44%-347-11161026112-------99---No
 4 Atiak T/CRural7,1016,74695%60%--------138211-1------123---No
 5 PabboRural42,84038,43090%71%--7512711187923102415------------No
 6 AmuruRural23,05021,89895%68%--17724221133702696437-------55---No
 7 AtiakRural21,53720,46095%74%--------562076---------------No
 8 Elegu T/CRural10,7106,01256%73%--------146202-2------------No
 9 Guru GuruRural21,30410,70050%76%--31454920424---------------No
 10 OparaRural9,5469,06995%64%--2-2---2416402-2------------No
 11 LamogiRural44,35442,13695%71%--6217791472180301103-3-------1212---No
 12 LayimaRural15,59900%---------------------------No
Total 242,606179,924747054099341335037873981545521952400000012829000No
District 242,606179,924747054099341335037873981545521952400000012829000No

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
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Groundwater based/Not GFS1365201120000
Surface Water Based/Not GFS10000000000
Total1685201120000

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