Oyam District

by February 17, 2018

The access rates in Oyam vary from 46 % in Kamdini Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,147 domestic water points which serve a total of 301,732 people – 295,764 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

80

Management

95%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MNK Minakulu 182
Minakulu
Population 182
ICM Iceme 202
Iceme
Population 202
NGI Ngai 178
Ngai
Population 178
ACB Acaba 183
Acaba
Population 183
LRO Loro 207
Loro
Population 207
MYN Myene 165
Myene
Population 165
ABR Aber 140
Aber
Population 140
KMD Kamdini 328
Kamdini
Population 328
ALK Aleka 260
Aleka
Population 260
OTC Oyam TC 276
Oyam TC
Population 276
ABK Abok 143
Abok
Population 143
OTW Otwal 210
Otwal
Population 210

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 18,306
ABR Aber 70 %
Aber
Population Served 25,600
ACB Acaba 69 %
Acaba
Population Served 21,424
ALK Aleka 79 %
Aleka
Population Served 25,900
ICM Iceme 86 %
Iceme
Population Served 44,340
KMD Kamdini 46 %
Kamdini
Population Served 20,662
LRO Loro 78 %
Loro
Population Served 47,310
MNK Minakulu 64 %
Minakulu
Population Served 26,906
MYN Myene 53 %
Myene
Population Served 16,118
NGI Ngai 84 %
Ngai
Population Served 26,712
OTC Oyam TC 46 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 5,968
OTW Otwal 78 %
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 92 %
Abok
Functional Sources 77
ABR Aber 92 %
Aber
Functional Sources 79
ACB Acaba 83 %
Acaba
Functional Sources 64
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 56
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 NgaiRural31,91326,71284%81%--312331962532941112-------22---No
 2 AberRural36,80725,60070%92%--2-21752260262------------134--No
 3 MyeneRural30,38416,11853%93%--10-102112223225213------------No
 4 OtwalRural28,75322,48678%100%--23-2324-2435-356-6----111-1---No
 5 AlekaRural32,62725,90079%97%--14-1434-3440343---------------No
 6 MinakuluRural41,90526,90664%73%--2022217421351954-11------------No
 7 AcabaRural30,99621,42469%83%--5-52362936339-44------------No
 8 KamdiniRural44,96420,66246%95%--8-832335271282-2------1-1---No
 9 LoroRural60,87047,31078%92%--9-96610767147510-10------1-1---No
 10 AbokRural19,27018,30795%92%--241251922133336112------------No
 11 IcemeRural51,49044,34086%91%--7117238341514558715------527---No
 12 Oyam TCUrban12,9495,96846%-92%-2-25-513-13213-------11---No
Total 422,928301,732719092021962253154035545650506321648000011851313400No
District 422,928301,732719092021962253154035545650506321648000011851313400No

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