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Former Province in Kenya

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The population development in Western 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
WesternFormer Province1,832,6632,544,3293,358,7764,334,2825,021,843
BungomaCounty503,935679,1461,011,5241,375,0631,670,570
BusiaCounty297,841401,658552,099743,946893,681
KakamegaCounty......1,296,2701,660,6511,867,579
VihigaCounty......498,883554,622590,013
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)
Males2,419,209
Females2,602,519
Intersex115
Urbanization (C 2019)
Rural4,474,254
Urban547,589
Age Groups (C 2019)
0-14 years2,136,059
15-64 years2,656,995
65+ years228,617
Age Distribution (C 2019)
0-9 years1,350,535
10-19 years1,431,229
20-29 years723,205
30-39 years532,217
40-49 years376,682
50-59 years269,933
60-69 years190,942
70-79 years97,834
80+ years49,094
Religion (C 2019)
Catholic 887,105
Protestant1,773,950
Evangelical1,521,405
Other Christian592,627
Islam132,804
Hindu1,197
Traditional9,184
Other religion46,376
No religion30,262

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