Oyam District

by March 29, 2017

The access rates in Oyam vary from 44 % in Oyam TC Sub-County to 95 % in Abok Sub-County. Oyam has 1,133 domestic water points which serve a total of 300,267 people – 294,599 in rural areas. 118 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

89

Management

95%

Gender

95%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MNK Minakulu 178
Minakulu
Population 178
ICM Iceme 201
Iceme
Population 201
NGI Ngai 170
Ngai
Population 170
ACB Acaba 193
Acaba
Population 193
LRO Loro 202
Loro
Population 202
MYN Myene 160
Myene
Population 160
ABR Aber 141
Aber
Population 141
KMD Kamdini 324
Kamdini
Population 324
ALK Aleka 262
Aleka
Population 262
OTC Oyam TC 273
Oyam TC
Population 273
ABK Abok 141
Abok
Population 141
OTW Otwal 205
Otwal
Population 205

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 73 %
Urban Access 44 %

ABK Abok 95 %
Abok
Population Served 18,140
ABR Aber 68 %
Aber
Population Served 25,300
ACB Acaba 64 %
Acaba
Population Served 20,824
ALK Aleka 73 %
Aleka
Population Served 23,900
ICM Iceme 87 %
Iceme
Population Served 44,340
KMD Kamdini 46 %
Kamdini
Population Served 20,662
LRO Loro 78 %
Loro
Population Served 46,710
MNK Minakulu 68 %
Minakulu
Population Served 27,806
MYN Myene 50 %
Myene
Population Served 14,618
NGI Ngai 92 %
Ngai
Population Served 28,112
OTC Oyam TC 44 %
Oyam TC
Population Served 5,668
OTW Otwal 86 %
Otwal
Population Served 24,186

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 91 %

ABK Abok 91 %
Abok
Functional Sources 67
ABR Aber 92 %
Aber
Functional Sources 78
ACB Acaba 83 %
Acaba
Functional Sources 62
ALK Aleka 95 %
Aleka
Functional Sources 80
ICM Iceme 91 %
Iceme
Functional Sources 173
KMD Kamdini 95 %
Kamdini
Functional Sources 70
LRO Loro 92 %
Loro
Functional Sources 155
MNK Minakulu 74 %
Minakulu
Functional Sources 75
MYN Myene 93 %
Myene
Functional Sources 51
NGI Ngai 81 %
Ngai
Functional Sources 88
OTC Oyam TC 91 %
Oyam TC
Functional Sources 21
OTW Otwal 100 %
Otwal
Functional Sources 95

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 NgaiRural30,42628,11292%81%--322342162734943112-------22---No
 2 AberRural37,11325,30068%92%--2-21752259261------------134--No
 3 MyeneRural29,28714,61850%93%--10-101912020222213------------No
 4 OtwalRural28,19424,18686%100%--24-2424-2440-406-6----111-1---No
 5 AlekaRural32,92323,90073%95%--13-1334-3433437---------------No
 6 MinakuluRural41,07827,80668%74%--2022218422371956-11------------No
 7 AcabaRural32,63620,82464%83%--5-52262835338-44------------No
 8 KamdiniRural44,48020,66246%95%--8-832335271282-2------1-1---No
 9 LoroRural59,64546,71078%92%--9-96410747147510-10------1-1---No
 10 AbokRural19,09618,14195%91%--231241621827330112------------No
 11 IcemeRural51,17444,34087%91%--7117238341514558715------527---No
 12 Oyam TCUrban12,7995,66844%-91%-2-25-512-12213-------11---No
Total 418,851300,267729091021962253104035044651497321648000011851313400No
District 418,851300,267729091021962253104035044651497321648000011851313400No

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