Oyam District

by March 29, 2020

The access rates in Oyam vary from 45 % in Kamdini Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,184 domestic water points which serve a total of 312,478 people – 305,909 in rural areas. 111 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

84

Management

95%

Gender

94%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ABK Abok 151
Abok
Population 151
ALK Aleka 276
Aleka
Population 276
KMD Kamdini 348
Kamdini
Population 348
ACB Acaba 194
Acaba
Population 194
LRO Loro 220
Loro
Population 220
NGI Ngai 189
Ngai
Population 189
MYN Myene 176
Myene
Population 176
MNK Minakulu 193
Minakulu
Population 193
ICM Iceme 215
Iceme
Population 215
OTC Oyam TC 294
Oyam TC
Population 294
OTW Otwal 223
Otwal
Population 223
ABR Aber 149
Aber
Population 149

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 70 %
Urban Access 48 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,451
ABR Aber 68 %
Aber
Population Served 26,500
ACB Acaba 68 %
Acaba
Population Served 22,324
ALK Aleka 78 %
Aleka
Population Served 27,000
ICM Iceme 84 %
Iceme
Population Served 45,740
KMD Kamdini 45 %
Kamdini
Population Served 21,262
LRO Loro 75 %
Loro
Population Served 48,210
MNK Minakulu 60 %
Minakulu
Population Served 26,806
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 17,018
NGI Ngai 82 %
Ngai
Population Served 27,812
OTC Oyam TC 48 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,568
OTW Otwal 78 %
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 70 %
Urban Access 48 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,451
ABR Aber 68 %
Aber
Population Served 26,500
ACB Acaba 68 %
Acaba
Population Served 22,324
ALK Aleka 78 %
Aleka
Population Served 27,000
ICM Iceme 84 %
Iceme
Population Served 45,740
KMD Kamdini 45 %
Kamdini
Population Served 21,262
LRO Loro 75 %
Loro
Population Served 48,210
MNK Minakulu 60 %
Minakulu
Population Served 26,806
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 17,018
NGI Ngai 82 %
Ngai
Population Served 27,812
OTC Oyam TC 48 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,568
OTW Otwal 78 %
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 NgaiRural33,90927,81282%81%--322341962533942112-------22---No
 2 Oyam TCUrban13,7596,56848%-92%-2-25-514-14213-------11---No
 3 MyeneRural32,28417,01853%94%--10-102112224226213------------No
 4 AcabaRural32,93422,32468%84%--5-52362937340-44------------No
 5 LoroRural64,67648,21075%92%--9-96610767247610-10------1-1---No
 6 KamdiniRural47,77621,26245%95%--8-832335281292-2------1-1---No
 7 OtwalRural30,55123,78678%100%--25-2524-2436-366-6----111-1---No
 8 MinakuluRural44,52626,80660%79%--2122317421371754-11------------No
 9 AlekaRural34,66727,00078%97%--15-1534-3441344---------------No
 10 IcemeRural54,70945,74084%92%--73-7338341534578715------527---No
 11 AbokRural20,47519,45195%92%--251261922135338112------------No
 12 AberRural39,10926,50068%92%--2-21752262264------------134--No
Total 449,375312,478709192022752323154035549145536321648000011851313400No
District 449,375312,478709192022752323154035549145536321648000011851313400No

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