Oyam District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Oyam vary from 46 % in Kamdini Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,142 domestic water points which serve a total of 300,999 people – 295,031 in rural areas. 117 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Oyam has 9 piped schemes.

Access

72%

Rural Functionality

90%

Equity

80

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 201
Iceme
Population 201
NGI Ngai 176
Ngai
Population 176
ACB Acaba 182
Acaba
Population 182
LRO Loro 205
Loro
Population 205
MYN Myene 164
Myene
Population 164
ABR Aber 139
Aber
Population 139
KMD Kamdini 325
Kamdini
Population 325
ALK Aleka 258
Aleka
Population 258
OTC Oyam TC 274
Oyam TC
Population 274
ABK Abok 141
Abok
Population 141
OTW Otwal 208
Otwal
Population 208

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 72 %
Rural Access 72 %
Urban Access 46 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 18,171
ABR Aber 70 %
Aber
Population Served 25,600
ACB Acaba 69 %
Acaba
Population Served 21,124
ALK Aleka 80 %
Aleka
Population Served 25,900
ICM Iceme 87 %
Iceme
Population Served 44,340
KMD Kamdini 46 %
Kamdini
Population Served 20,662
LRO Loro 78 %
Loro
Population Served 47,310
MNK Minakulu 65 %
Minakulu
Population Served 26,906
MYN Myene 52 %
Myene
Population Served 15,818
NGI Ngai 84 %
Ngai
Population Served 26,712
OTC Oyam TC 46 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 5,968
OTW Otwal 79 %
Otwal
Population Served 22,486

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 74
ABR Aber 92 %
Aber
Functional Sources 79
ACB Acaba 83 %
Acaba
Functional Sources 63
ALK Aleka 97 %
Aleka
Functional Sources 88
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 89

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 NgaiRural31,67926,71284%81%--312331962532941112-------22---No
 2 AberRural36,53725,60070%92%--2-21752260262------------134--No
 3 MyeneRural30,16115,81852%93%--10-102112222224213------------No
 4 OtwalRural28,54222,48679%100%--23-2324-2435-356-6----111-1---No
 5 AlekaRural32,38825,90080%97%--14-1434-3440343---------------No
 6 MinakuluRural41,59826,90665%73%--2022217421351954-11------------No
 7 AcabaRural30,76821,12469%83%--5-52362935338-44------------No
 8 KamdiniRural44,63420,66246%95%--8-832335271282-2------1-1---No
 9 LoroRural60,42347,31078%92%--9-96610767147510-10------1-1---No
 10 AbokRural19,12918,17395%91%--241251922130333112------------No
 11 IcemeRural51,11244,34087%91%--7117238341514558715------527---No
 12 Oyam TCUrban12,8545,96846%-92%-2-25-513-13213-------11---No
Total 419,825300,999729092021962253154035545150501321648000011851313400No
District 419,825300,999729092021962253154035545150501321648000011851313400No

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