Oyam District

by December 6, 2022

The access rates in Oyam vary from 42 % in Oyam TC Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,182 domestic water points which serve a total of 315,956 people – 309,701 in rural areas. 213 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 2 piped schemes.

Access

65%

Rural Functionality

82%

Equity

81

Management

97%

Gender

100%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
ABK Abok 163
Abok
Population 163
ALK Aleka 297
Aleka
Population 297
KMD Kamdini 374
Kamdini
Population 374
ACB Acaba 209
Acaba
Population 209
LRO Loro 236
Loro
Population 236
NGI Ngai 203
Ngai
Population 203
MYN Myene 189
Myene
Population 189
MNK Minakulu 207
Minakulu
Population 207
ICM Iceme 230
Iceme
Population 230
OTC Oyam TC 315
Oyam TC
Population 315
OTW Otwal 239
Otwal
Population 239
ABR Aber 159
Aber
Population 159

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 65 %
Rural Access 66 %
Urban Access 42 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 20,880
ABR Aber 62 %
Aber
Population Served 26,000
ACB Acaba 69 %
Acaba
Population Served 24,330
ALK Aleka 70 %
Aleka
Population Served 26,200
ICM Iceme 75 %
Iceme
Population Served 43,916
KMD Kamdini 43 %
Kamdini
Population Served 22,156
LRO Loro 68 %
Loro
Population Served 47,410
MNK Minakulu 60 %
Minakulu
Population Served 28,706
MYN Myene 51 %
Myene
Population Served 17,612
NGI Ngai 80 %
Ngai
Population Served 29,206
OTC Oyam TC 42 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,256
OTW Otwal 71 %
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 65 %
Rural Access 66 %
Urban Access 42 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 20,880
ABR Aber 62 %
Aber
Population Served 26,000
ACB Acaba 69 %
Acaba
Population Served 24,330
ALK Aleka 70 %
Aleka
Population Served 26,200
ICM Iceme 75 %
Iceme
Population Served 43,916
KMD Kamdini 43 %
Kamdini
Population Served 22,156
LRO Loro 68 %
Loro
Population Served 47,410
MNK Minakulu 60 %
Minakulu
Population Served 28,706
MYN Myene 51 %
Myene
Population Served 17,612
NGI Ngai 80 %
Ngai
Population Served 29,206
OTC Oyam TC 42 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 6,256
OTW Otwal 71 %
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 NgaiRural36,39929,20680%88%--322341962533942112-------22---No
 2 Oyam TCUrban14,7696,25642%-78%-2-25-514-14213-------11---No
 3 MyeneRural34,65517,61251%81%--10-102112224226213------------No
 4 AcabaRural35,35324,33069%91%--5-52362937340-44------------No
 5 LoroRural69,42647,41068%73%--9-96610767247610-10------1-1---No
 6 KamdiniRural51,28522,15643%85%--8-832335281292-2------1-1---No
 7 OtwalRural32,79423,28671%78%--25-2524-2436-366-6----111-1---No
 8 MinakuluRural47,79628,70660%79%--2122317421371754-11------------No
 9 AlekaRural37,21326,20070%79%--15-1534-3441344---------------No
 10 IcemeRural58,72743,91675%84%--73-7338341534578715------527---No
 11 AbokRural21,97920,88095%81%--251261922135338112------------No
 12 AberRural41,98126,00062%91%--2-21752262264------------134--No
Total 482,377315,9566582780183402232717434550160561337400000111121313400No
District 482,377315,9566582780183402232717434550160561337400000111121313400No

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