Amuru District

by March 29, 2020

The access rates in Amuru vary from 71 % in Amuru TC Sub-County to 95 % in Atiak Sub-County. Amuru has 781 domestic water points which serve a total of 187,784 people – 180,172 in rural areas. 200 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Amuru has 2 piped schemes.

Access

87%

Rural Functionality

74%

Equity

48

Management

82%

Gender

81%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
AMR Amuru 40
Amuru
Population 40
ATK Atiak 34
Atiak
Population 34
PBO Pabo 80
Pabo
Population 80
LMG Lamogi 149
Lamogi
Population 149
ATC Amuru TC 155
Amuru TC
Population 155

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 71 %

AMR Amuru 82 %
Amuru
Population Served 40,092
ATC Amuru TC 71 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,612
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 37,647
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 50,740
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Population Served 51,692

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 71 %

AMR Amuru 82 %
Amuru
Population Served 40,092
ATC Amuru TC 71 %
Amuru TC
Population Served 7,612
ATK Atiak 95 %
Atiak
Population Served 37,647
LMG Lamogi 95 %
Lamogi
Population Served 50,740
PBO Pabo 82 %
Pabo
Population Served 51,692

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 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 TCUrban10,6617,61271%-76%-325224143172-2------------No
 2 PaboRural62,78051,69282%69%--154191732010523128347-------99---No
 3 AtiakRural39,62837,64795%79%--112---13116147415-------22---No
 4 AmuruRural48,78140,09282%75%--24-2420929632386437------325---No
 5 LamogiRural53,41150,74095%74%--812831712298937126-11-------1212---No
Total 215,261187,78487747601231013340428240411251611112200000032528000No
District 215,261187,78487747601231013340428240411251611112200000032528000No

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