Oyam District

by October 18, 2019

The access rates in Oyam vary from 45 % in Kamdini Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,186 domestic water points which serve a total of 312,792 people – 306,224 in rural areas. 113 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 2 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

82

Management

95%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ABK Abok 149
Abok
Population 149
ALK Aleka 272
Aleka
Population 272
KMD Kamdini 343
Kamdini
Population 343
ACB Acaba 192
Acaba
Population 192
LRO Loro 216
Loro
Population 216
NGI Ngai 186
Ngai
Population 186
MYN Myene 173
Myene
Population 173
MNK Minakulu 190
Minakulu
Population 190
ICM Iceme 212
Iceme
Population 212
OTC Oyam TC 289
Oyam TC
Population 289
OTW Otwal 219
Otwal
Population 219
ABR Aber 146
Aber
Population 146

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 71 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 48 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,166
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 76 %
Loro
Population Served 48,210
MNK Minakulu 62 %
Minakulu
Population Served 27,406
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 71 %
Rural Access 71 %
Urban Access 48 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,166
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 76 %
Loro
Population Served 48,210
MNK Minakulu 62 %
Minakulu
Population Served 27,406
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 90 %
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 NgaiRural33,41127,81283%81%--322341962533942112-------22---No
 2 Oyam TCUrban13,5576,56848%-92%-2-25-514-14213-------11---No
 3 MyeneRural31,81017,01853%94%--10-102112224226213------------No
 4 AcabaRural32,45122,32469%84%--5-52362937340-44------------No
 5 LoroRural63,72748,21076%92%--9-96610767247610-10------1-1---No
 6 KamdiniRural47,07521,26245%95%--8-832335281292-2------1-1---No
 7 OtwalRural30,10223,78679%100%--25-2524-2436-366-6----111-1---No
 8 MinakuluRural43,87227,40662%77%--2122317421371754-11------------No
 9 AlekaRural34,15927,00079%97%--15-1534-3441344---------------No
 10 IcemeRural53,90745,74085%92%--73-7338341534578715------527---No
 11 AbokRural20,17519,16695%92%--251261922135338112------------No
 12 AberRural38,53526,50069%92%--2-21752262264------------134--No
Total 442,781312,792719092022752323154035549147538321648000011851313400No
District 442,781312,792719092022752323154035549147538321648000011851313400No

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