Oyam District

by July 26, 2017

The access rates in Oyam vary from 46 % in Kamdini Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,137 domestic water points which serve a total of 299,934 people – 293,966 in rural areas. 117 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 9 piped schemes.

Access

71%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

84

Management

95%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MNK Minakulu 180
Minakulu
Population 180
ICM Iceme 203
Iceme
Population 203
NGI Ngai 171
Ngai
Population 171
ACB Acaba 194
Acaba
Population 194
LRO Loro 204
Loro
Population 204
MYN Myene 161
Myene
Population 161
ABR Aber 142
Aber
Population 142
KMD Kamdini 327
Kamdini
Population 327
ALK Aleka 265
Aleka
Population 265
OTC Oyam TC 276
Oyam TC
Population 276
ABK Abok 143
Abok
Population 143
OTW Otwal 207
Otwal
Population 207

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 72 %
Urban Access 46 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 18,308
ABR Aber 68 %
Aber
Population Served 25,300
ACB Acaba 63 %
Acaba
Population Served 20,824
ALK Aleka 77 %
Aleka
Population Served 25,600
ICM Iceme 86 %
Iceme
Population Served 44,340
KMD Kamdini 46 %
Kamdini
Population Served 20,662
LRO Loro 79 %
Loro
Population Served 47,310
MNK Minakulu 65 %
Minakulu
Population Served 26,906
MYN Myene 54 %
Myene
Population Served 15,818
NGI Ngai 87 %
Ngai
Population Served 26,712
OTC Oyam TC 46 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 5,968
OTW Otwal 78 %
Otwal
Population Served 22,186

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 91 %
Abok
Functional Sources 73
ABR Aber 92 %
Aber
Functional Sources 78
ACB Acaba 83 %
Acaba
Functional Sources 62
ALK Aleka 97 %
Aleka
Functional Sources 87
ICM Iceme 91 %
Iceme
Functional Sources 173
KMD Kamdini 95 %
Kamdini
Functional Sources 70
LRO Loro 92 %
Loro
Functional Sources 157
MNK Minakulu 73 %
Minakulu
Functional Sources 72
MYN Myene 93 %
Myene
Functional Sources 55
NGI Ngai 81 %
Ngai
Functional Sources 83
OTC Oyam TC 92 %
Oyam TC
Functional Sources 22
OTW Otwal 100 %
Otwal
Functional Sources 88

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 NgaiRural30,70826,71287%81%--312331962532941112-------22---No
 2 AberRural37,45725,30068%92%--2-21752259261------------134--No
 3 MyeneRural29,55915,81854%93%--10-102112222224213------------No
 4 OtwalRural28,45522,18678%100%--23-2324-2434-346-6----111-1---No
 5 AlekaRural33,22825,60077%97%--14-1434-3439342---------------No
 6 MinakuluRural41,45826,90665%73%--2022217421351954-11------------No
 7 AcabaRural32,93920,82463%83%--5-52362934337-44------------No
 8 KamdiniRural44,89320,66246%95%--8-832335271282-2------1-1---No
 9 LoroRural60,19847,31079%92%--9-96610767147510-10------1-1---No
 10 AbokRural19,27318,30995%91%--241251922129332112------------No
 11 IcemeRural51,64844,34086%91%--7117238341514558715------527---No
 12 Oyam TCUrban12,9185,96846%-92%-2-25-513-13213-------11---No
Total 422,734299,934719092021962253154035544650496321648000011851313400No
District 422,702299,934719092021962253154035544650496321648000011851313400No

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
Groundwater based/Not GFS98102600000
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Total1110100600000

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee