Oyam District

by December 13, 2019

The access rates in Oyam vary from 45 % in Kamdini Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,185 domestic water points which serve a total of 312,559 people – 305,991 in rural areas. 112 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 2 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

91%

Equity

82

Management

95%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ABK Abok 150
Abok
Population 150
ALK Aleka 273
Aleka
Population 273
KMD Kamdini 344
Kamdini
Population 344
ACB Acaba 192
Acaba
Population 192
LRO Loro 217
Loro
Population 217
NGI Ngai 187
Ngai
Population 187
MYN Myene 174
Myene
Population 174
MNK Minakulu 191
Minakulu
Population 191
ICM Iceme 212
Iceme
Population 212
OTC Oyam TC 290
Oyam TC
Population 290
OTW Otwal 220
Otwal
Population 220
ABR Aber 147
Aber
Population 147

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 70 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 48 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,233
ABR Aber 69 %
Aber
Population Served 26,500
ACB Acaba 69 %
Acaba
Population Served 22,324
ALK Aleka 79 %
Aleka
Population Served 27,000
ICM Iceme 85 %
Iceme
Population Served 45,740
KMD Kamdini 45 %
Kamdini
Population Served 21,262
LRO Loro 75 %
Loro
Population Served 48,210
MNK Minakulu 62 %
Minakulu
Population Served 27,106
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 17,018
NGI Ngai 83 %
Ngai
Population Served 27,812
OTC Oyam TC 48 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,568
OTW Otwal 79 %
Otwal
Population Served 23,786

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 70 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 48 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,233
ABR Aber 69 %
Aber
Population Served 26,500
ACB Acaba 69 %
Acaba
Population Served 22,324
ALK Aleka 79 %
Aleka
Population Served 27,000
ICM Iceme 85 %
Iceme
Population Served 45,740
KMD Kamdini 45 %
Kamdini
Population Served 21,262
LRO Loro 75 %
Loro
Population Served 48,210
MNK Minakulu 62 %
Minakulu
Population Served 27,106
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 17,018
NGI Ngai 83 %
Ngai
Population Served 27,812
OTC Oyam TC 48 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,568
OTW Otwal 79 %
Otwal
Population Served 23,786

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 91 %
Urban Functionality 92 %

ABK Abok 92 %
Abok
Functional Sources 80
ABR Aber 92 %
Aber
Functional Sources 81
ACB Acaba 83 %
Acaba
Functional Sources 65
ALK Aleka 97 %
Aleka
Functional Sources 90
ICM Iceme 92 %
Iceme
Functional Sources 177
KMD Kamdini 95 %
Kamdini
Functional Sources 71
LRO Loro 92 %
Loro
Functional Sources 158
MNK Minakulu 76 %
Minakulu
Functional Sources 75
MYN Myene 93 %
Myene
Functional Sources 57
NGI Ngai 81 %
Ngai
Functional Sources 85
OTC Oyam TC 92 %
Oyam TC
Functional Sources 23
OTW Otwal 100 %
Otwal
Functional Sources 92

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
OYAM                               
 1 NgaiRural33,52727,81283%81%--322341962533942112-------22---No
 2 Oyam TCUrban13,6046,56848%-92%-2-25-514-14213-------11---No
 3 MyeneRural31,92017,01853%94%--10-102112224226213------------No
 4 AcabaRural32,56322,32469%84%--5-52362937340-44------------No
 5 LoroRural63,94848,21075%92%--9-96610767247610-10------1-1---No
 6 KamdiniRural47,23821,26245%95%--8-832335281292-2------1-1---No
 7 OtwalRural30,20723,78679%100%--25-2524-2436-366-6----111-1---No
 8 MinakuluRural44,02527,10662%78%--2122317421371754-11------------No
 9 AlekaRural34,27727,00079%97%--15-1534-3441344---------------No
 10 IcemeRural54,09345,74085%92%--73-7338341534578715------527---No
 11 AbokRural20,24519,23395%92%--251261922135338112------------No
 12 AberRural38,66926,50069%92%--2-21752262264------------134--No
Total 444,316312,559709192022752323154035549146537321648000011851313400No
District 444,316312,559709192022752323154035549146537321648000011851313400No

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 GFS98102600000
Total1110100600000

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