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Kenya population

Kenya population

annotated bibliography, 1975-85

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Published by Coordinating Unit, Population Information Network for Africa (POPIN-AFRICA), Population Division, UNECA in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia .
Written in English

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  • Kenya
    • Subjects:
    • Kenya -- Population -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementprepared by the Kenya National Library Service, National Reference and Bibliographic Department.
      SeriesPopulation in Africa : country bibliography series = La Population en Afrique : séries bibliographiques par pays ;, no. 1, Population in Africa ;, no. 1.
      ContributionsKenya National Library Service. National Reference & Bibliographic Dept.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7164.D3 K47 1986, HB3662.5.A3 K47 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 158 p. ;
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2124897M
      LC Control Number88185163


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Kenya’s persistent rapid population growth strains the labor market, social services, arable land, and natural resources. Although Kenya in was the first Sub-Saharan country to launch a nationwide family planning program, progress in reducing the birth rate has largely stalled since the late s, when the government decreased its.

Chart and table of Kenya population from to United Nations projections are also included through the year The current population of Kenya in is 53, a % increase from ; The population of Kenya ina % increase from ; The population of Kenya ina % increase from According to the World Fact Book of the CIA United States, the Kenyan population is more concentrated along the shores of Lake Victoria, Nairobi and in the coastal region along the Indian Ocean.

Along the shows of Lake Victoria majority of the population is Luo while for the coastal region Mijikenda and Swahili are mostly populated along. Currently, Kenya’s population is estimated to have hit over 40 million. According to a report on CIA World Fact book, Kenya population hit in July In terms Kenya population book age, the Kenya Kenya population book figures indicates there are more people in the younger age bracket than the elderly, with the age bracket of 0 to 15 making up a huge percentage.

(March ) Inthe government of Kenya Kenya population book a landmark policy to manage its rapid population growth. The new population policy aims to reduce the number of children a woman has over her lifetime from 5 in to 3 by 2 The policy also includes targets for child mortality, maternal mortality, life expectancy, and other reproductive health measures.

Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya (Swahili: Jamhuri ya Kenya), is a country in Easternsquare kilometres (, sq mi), Kenya is the world's 48th largest country by total area. With a population of more than million people, Kenya is the 29th most populous country. Kenya's capital and largest city is Nairobi, while its oldest city and first capital is the coastal.

The demography of Kenya is monitored by the Kenyan National Bureau of is a multi-ethnic state in the Great Lakes region of East is inhabited primarily by Bantu and Nilotic populations, with some Cushitic-speaking ethnic minorities in the total population was estimated at 47, as of A national census was conducted inalthough the results.

Population Council (New York; ), which partly talked of still unproven adverse effects of rapid population growth on socio-economic development, the Government of Kenya was coerced to become overtly involved in birth control.

Thus a young nation then bustling with enthusiasm, hope and ambition for its people who had endured the yoke. Population and development in Kenya.

Nairobi: Heinemann Educational Books, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: S H Ominde; R A Henin; David Sly.

In the Kenya censusMachakos was ranked as number 9. Kisii. The western region is also represented in the list of the most populated counties. There are 1,people in Kisii. READ ALSO: Kenya ranked fifth richest country in Africa.

Mombasa. Closing the list in number 10 is Mombasa with a population of 1,individuals. Kenya Population Situation Analysis Published by the Government of Kenya supported Kenya population book United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Kenya Country O˜ce National Council for Population and Development (NCPD) P.O.

Box –Nairobi, Kenya Tel: +/01 Fax: + Email: [email protected] Website: Population, total - Kenya from The World Bank: Data. Indeed, Kenya has welcomed some of these white refugees, inviting them to come and set up here.

Although Kenya’s white population is now aro, it is said that of this only around 5, are the old colonial people, who were here at independence in There is a vibrant young community.

Kenya is an East African nation with an estimated population of million people, according to estimates from The official language is English as the country was formerly a British colony, while Kiswahili is the national language.

The country has multiple ethnic groups that occupy different regions in the nation each with their language. Census Results Figures. The Census results which were released on Monday 4th November by Kenya National Bureau of statistics indicate that Kenya’s population stands at 47, people.

A population increase of about 10 million compared the census population of million people. Census Male Population: 23,; Census Female Population:. Book Aid International has been working in Kenya sinceproviding books to schools, public, community and university libraries, prisons, refugee camps and hospitals.

Books for all in Kenya Kenya has a strong network of over 60 public libraries which are used by hundreds of thousands of people. Definition: This entry provides the distribution of the population according to age.

Information is included by sex and age group as follows: years (children), years (early working age), years (prime working age), years (mature working age), 65 years and over (elderly).The age structure of a population affects a nation's key socioeconomic issues.

The population density in Kenya is 92 people per Km 2 ( people per mi 2), calculated on a total land area ofKm2 (, sq. miles). Largest Cities in Kenya CITY NAME. Genre/Form: Census data Statistics Census, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kenya population and housing census.

Nairobi: Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, []. Kenya was chosen because of interest in recent survey results indicating substantial demographic change in a country that once had the highest population growth rate in the world. The report examines trends in fertility and mortality and their relationship to socioeconomic changes.

Kenya Population Census, (Volume I) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Kenya was one of the first countries to adopt a policy to slow population growth.

1 The idea of limiting births was slow to catch on in a society that valued large families, but Kenya’s total fertility rate (TFR), or average number of births per woman, declined from an estimated children per woman in the late s to in the early.

Kenya's proximity to the Arabian Peninsula invited colonization, and Arab and Persian settlements sprouted along the coast by the 8th century. During the first millennium AD, Nilotic and Bantu-speaking peoples moved into the region, and the latter now comprise three-quarters of Kenya's population.

The Kenya Population and Housing Census was the 8th to be conducted in Kenya and the first paperless, where Mobile technology was used during mapping and enumeration, in adherence to the UN recommendations for the round of censuses on adoption of use of technology.

Kenya’s population was million in Nairobi is the most populous county with 4, people while Lamu is the least populated withpeople. The figures from KNBS also show that there more women in Kenya compared to men.

The population of men is million while that of women is 24 million. When the 20th century began, the East African lands that would become the nation of Kenya had a tiny population of million. That number then grew spectacularly. National population reached ten million by and 30 million by the end of the century.

Today it is 50 million. The country has one of the world’s youngest populations. Kenya’s population has doubled over the last 25 years, to about 40 million people, and rapid population growth is set to continue.

According to recent UN projections, Kenya’s population will grow by around 1 million per year – 3, people every day – over the next 40 years and will reach about 85 million by Kenya Related Maps.

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Recommendations: Recommended for all travelers ≥9 months of age, except as mentioned below. Generally not recommended for travelers whose. According to the most recent census, there are million Somalis in Kenya (out of an overall population of million in the country).

Somalis have lived in Kenya since before colonial rule. Inabout percent of Kenya's total population were aged 0 to 14 years. Read more Kenya: Age structure from to Population Pyramids: Kenya - Other indicators visualized on maps: (In English only, for now) Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1, women ages ).

African Elephants in Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Kenya African Elephant. Latin Name: Loxodonta africana Habitat: Sub-Saharan Africa, Central and West African rainforests, Sahel desert in Mali Size: Height: to 13 feet; Length: to feet; Weight: to 7 tons Diet: Roots, grasses, fruit, back Conservation Status: Vulnerable, population increasing One of the most iconic species in East.

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Kenya - Kenya - People: The African peoples of Kenya, who constitute virtually the entire population, are divided into three language groups: Bantu, Nilo-Saharan, and Afro-Asiatic. Bantu is by far the largest, and its speakers are mainly concentrated in the southern third of the country.

The Kikuyu, Kamba, Meru, and Nyika peoples occupy the fertile Central Rift highlands, while the Luhya and. KNBS has released the Census results indicating that Kenya's population is million.

The results were released on Monday by KNBS director general Zachary Mwangi. The Census was conducted from. Kenya's elephant population has more than doubled since the s, and one national park is currently having a 'baby boom' thanks to a relief from drought and a drop in poaching.

The Kenya Population and Housing Census, with the theme “counting our people for development”, was conducted in August It was the sixth national census, after those conducted in,and Provisional results were released in Februaryand basic. Inthe government of Kenya passed a landmark policy to manage its rapid population growth.

The new population policy aims to reduce the number of children a woman has over her lifetime from five in to 3 by The policy also includes targets for child mortality, maternal mortality, life expectancy, and other reproductive health measures.

Kenya Population and Housing Census Volume IV: Distribution of Population by Socio-Economic Characteristics 1 files downloads Population and Housing Census Febru Population and Housing Census: Febru Download.

Kenya’s population growth is one of the highest in the world. According to a report on CIA World Factbook, the Kenya people totaled million in July Going by the current trend it is expected that byKenya’s population will grow to about million.

The Bantu. They have been drifting to Kenya since BC from West Africa. Kenya’s population grew by one quarter over the past decade, adding pressure to the government as it tries to balance boosting provision of social services with managing its debt.