Oyam District

by October 24, 2021

The access rates in Oyam vary from 44 % in Oyam TC Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,182 domestic water points which serve a total of 315,398 people – 309,142 in rural areas. 213 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 2 piped schemes.

Access

67%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

79

Management

97%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ABK Abok 158
Abok
Population 158
ALK Aleka 289
Aleka
Population 289
KMD Kamdini 364
Kamdini
Population 364
ACB Acaba 203
Acaba
Population 203
LRO Loro 229
Loro
Population 229
NGI Ngai 197
Ngai
Population 197
MYN Myene 184
Myene
Population 184
MNK Minakulu 202
Minakulu
Population 202
ICM Iceme 224
Iceme
Population 224
OTC Oyam TC 307
Oyam TC
Population 307
OTW Otwal 233
Otwal
Population 233
ABR Aber 155
Aber
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 67 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 44 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 20,320
ABR Aber 64 %
Aber
Population Served 26,000
ACB Acaba 71 %
Acaba
Population Served 24,330
ALK Aleka 72 %
Aleka
Population Served 26,200
ICM Iceme 77 %
Iceme
Population Served 43,916
KMD Kamdini 44 %
Kamdini
Population Served 22,156
LRO Loro 70 %
Loro
Population Served 47,410
MNK Minakulu 62 %
Minakulu
Population Served 28,706
MYN Myene 52 %
Myene
Population Served 17,612
NGI Ngai 82 %
Ngai
Population Served 29,206
OTC Oyam TC 44 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,256
OTW Otwal 73 %
Otwal
Population Served 23,286

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 67 %
Rural Access 68 %
Urban Access 44 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 20,320
ABR Aber 64 %
Aber
Population Served 26,000
ACB Acaba 71 %
Acaba
Population Served 24,330
ALK Aleka 72 %
Aleka
Population Served 26,200
ICM Iceme 77 %
Iceme
Population Served 43,916
KMD Kamdini 44 %
Kamdini
Population Served 22,156
LRO Loro 70 %
Loro
Population Served 47,410
MNK Minakulu 62 %
Minakulu
Population Served 28,706
MYN Myene 52 %
Myene
Population Served 17,612
NGI Ngai 82 %
Ngai
Population Served 29,206
OTC Oyam TC 44 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,256
OTW Otwal 73 %
Otwal
Population Served 23,286

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 82 %
Urban Functionality 78 %

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 NgaiRural35,42329,20682%88%--322341962533942112-------22---No
 2 Oyam TCUrban14,3736,25644%-78%-2-25-514-14213-------11---No
 3 MyeneRural33,72517,61252%81%--10-102112224226213------------No
 4 AcabaRural34,40424,33071%91%--5-52362937340-44------------No
 5 LoroRural67,56347,41070%73%--9-96610767247610-10------1-1---No
 6 KamdiniRural49,90922,15644%85%--8-832335281292-2------1-1---No
 7 OtwalRural31,91423,28673%78%--25-2524-2436-366-6----111-1---No
 8 MinakuluRural46,51428,70662%79%--2122317421371754-11------------No
 9 AlekaRural36,21526,20072%79%--15-1534-3441344---------------No
 10 IcemeRural57,15243,91677%84%--73-7338341534578715------527---No
 11 AbokRural21,38920,32095%81%--251261922135338112------------No
 12 AberRural40,85526,00064%91%--2-21752262264------------134--No
Total 469,436315,3986782780183402232717434550160561337400000111121313400No
District 469,436315,3986782780183402232717434550160561337400000111121313400No

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