Amuru District

by October 18, 2019

The access rates in Amuru vary from 72 % in Amuru TC Sub-County to 95 % in Atiak Sub-County. Amuru has 776 domestic water points which serve a total of 185,380 people – 177,767 in rural areas. 171 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Amuru has 2 piped schemes.

Access

87%

Rural Functionality

78%

Equity

49

Management

76%

Gender

82%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMR Amuru 40
Amuru
Population 40
ATK Atiak 33
Atiak
Population 33
PBO Pabo 79
Pabo
Population 79
LMG Lamogi 147
Lamogi
Population 147
ATC Amuru TC 153
Amuru TC
Population 153

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 87 %
Rural Access 88 %
Urban Access 72 %

AMR Amuru 83 %
Amuru
Population Served 40,092
ATC Amuru TC 72 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,612
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 37,134
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 50,050
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Population Served 50,492

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 87 %
Rural Access 88 %
Urban Access 72 %

AMR Amuru 83 %
Amuru
Population Served 40,092
ATC Amuru TC 72 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,612
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 37,134
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 50,050
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Population Served 50,492

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 78 %
Urban Functionality 76 %

AMR Amuru 75 %
Amuru
Functional Sources 114
ATC Amuru TC 75 %
Amuru TC
Functional Sources 21
ATK Atiak 87 %
Atiak
Functional Sources 136
LMG Lamogi 75 %
Lamogi
Functional Sources 187
PBO Pabo 77 %
Pabo
Functional Sources 140

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 TCUrban10,5167,61272%-76%-325224143172-2------------No
 2 PaboRural61,92550,49282%77%--154191732010523128347-------99---No
 3 AtiakRural39,08837,13495%87%--112---13116147415-------22---No
 4 AmuruRural48,11740,09283%75%--24-2420929632386437------325---No
 5 LamogiRural52,68450,05095%75%--812831712298937126-11-------1212---No
Total 212,330185,380877876012491335626824091025111392200000032528000No
District 212,330185,380877876012491335626824091025111392200000032528000No

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