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Former Province in Kenya

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The population development in Central as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1979-08-24
Population
Census
1989-08-24
Population
Census
1999-08-24
Population
Census
2009-08-24
Population
Census
2019-08-24
CentralFormer Province2,345,8333,116,7033,724,1594,383,7435,482,239
KiambuCounty686,290914,4121,389,7231,623,2822,417,735
KirinyagaCounty291,431391,516457,105528,054610,411
Murang'aCounty648,333858,063736,273942,5811,056,640
NyandaruaCounty233,302345,420479,902596,268638,289
NyeriCounty486,477607,292661,156693,558759,164
KenyaRepublic15,327,06121,443,63628,686,60738,610,09747,564,296

Source: Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (web).


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2019)
Males2,702,407
Females2,779,584
Intersex248
Urbanization (C 2019)
Rural3,304,013
Urban2,178,226
Age Groups (C 2019)
0-14 years1,718,029
15-64 years3,452,213
65+ years311,663
Age Distribution (C 2019)
0-9 years1,152,550
10-19 years1,090,031
20-29 years946,915
30-39 years839,497
40-49 years613,099
50-59 years407,274
60-69 years221,977
70-79 years136,898
80+ years73,664
Religion (C 2019)
Catholic 1,347,605
Protestant2,017,957
Evangelical1,195,336
Other Christian728,847
Islam32,846
Hindu1,743
Traditional5,644
Other religion43,877
No religion68,670

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