Oyam District

by October 19, 2020

The access rates in Oyam vary from 45 % in Oyam TC Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,199 domestic water points which serve a total of 318,915 people – 312,654 in rural areas. 215 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 2 piped schemes.

Access

70%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

80

Management

98%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ABK Abok 154
Abok
Population 154
ALK Aleka 280
Aleka
Population 280
KMD Kamdini 353
Kamdini
Population 353
ACB Acaba 197
Acaba
Population 197
LRO Loro 223
Loro
Population 223
NGI Ngai 192
Ngai
Population 192
MYN Myene 178
Myene
Population 178
MNK Minakulu 196
Minakulu
Population 196
ICM Iceme 218
Iceme
Population 218
OTC Oyam TC 298
Oyam TC
Population 298
OTW Otwal 226
Otwal
Population 226
ABR Aber 151
Aber
Population 151

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 45 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,737
ABR Aber 66 %
Aber
Population Served 26,300
ACB Acaba 72 %
Acaba
Population Served 23,924
ALK Aleka 75 %
Aleka
Population Served 26,500
ICM Iceme 82 %
Iceme
Population Served 45,716
KMD Kamdini 45 %
Kamdini
Population Served 21,856
LRO Loro 75 %
Loro
Population Served 49,110
MNK Minakulu 65 %
Minakulu
Population Served 29,206
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 17,312
NGI Ngai 85 %
Ngai
Population Served 29,206
OTC Oyam TC 45 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,262
OTW Otwal 77 %
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 45 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 19,737
ABR Aber 66 %
Aber
Population Served 26,300
ACB Acaba 72 %
Acaba
Population Served 23,924
ALK Aleka 75 %
Aleka
Population Served 26,500
ICM Iceme 82 %
Iceme
Population Served 45,716
KMD Kamdini 45 %
Kamdini
Population Served 21,856
LRO Loro 75 %
Loro
Population Served 49,110
MNK Minakulu 65 %
Minakulu
Population Served 29,206
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 17,312
NGI Ngai 85 %
Ngai
Population Served 29,206
OTC Oyam TC 45 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,262
OTW Otwal 77 %
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 82 %
Urban Functionality 79 %

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 NgaiRural34,40729,20685%88%--322341962533942112-------22---No
 2 Oyam TCUrban13,9606,26245%-79%-2-25-514-14213-------11---No
 3 MyeneRural32,75817,31253%81%--10-102112224226213------------No
 4 AcabaRural33,41723,92472%91%--5-52362937340-44------------No
 5 LoroRural65,62549,11075%73%--9-96610767247610-10------1-1---No
 6 KamdiniRural48,47721,85645%84%--8-832335281292-2------1-1---No
 7 OtwalRural30,99923,78677%79%--25-2524-2436-366-6----111-1---No
 8 MinakuluRural45,17929,20665%78%--2122317421371754-11------------No
 9 AlekaRural35,17626,50075%80%--15-1534-3441344---------------No
 10 IcemeRural55,51245,71682%84%--73-7338341534578715------527---No
 11 AbokRural20,77619,73795%81%--251261922135338112------------No
 12 AberRural39,68326,30066%91%--2-21752262264------------134--No
Total 455,969318,9157082790190402302817635749960559337400000111121313400No
District 455,969318,9157082790190402302817635749960559337400000111121313400No

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