List of constituencies of Kenya

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Distribution of Constituencies by Counties following Promulgation of the new Constitution

Constituencies of Kenya are used to elect members of the Kenyan parliament. In accordance with article 89 of the 2010 Constitution of Kenya, there are 290 number of constituencies, based on a formula where these Constituencies were to be delineated based on population numbers.

In the following lists, the population of each of the 47 counties is given as enumerated in the census of 24 August 2009.

Counties of Kenya.

Former Coast Province.

Former North Eastern Province.

Former Eastern Province.

Former Central Province.

Former Rift Valley Province.

Former Western Province.

Former Nyanza Province.

Former Nairobi Province.

Former Coast Province

1. Mombasa County

2. Kwale County

3. Kilifi County

4. Tana River County

  • Population (2009): 240,075.
  • Current number of seats: 3.
  • Constituencies: 18. Garsen19. Galole20. Bura.

5. Lamu County

  • Population (2009): 101,539.
  • Current number of seats: 2.
  • Constituencies: 21. Lamu East22. Lamu West.

6. Taita-Taveta County

  • Population (2009): 284,657.
  • Current number of seats: 4.
  • Constituencies: 23. Taveta24. Wundanyi25. Mwatate26. Voi.

II Former North Eastern Province

7. Garissa County

8. Wajir County

9. Mandera County

III Former Eastern Province

10. Marsabit County

11. Isiolo County

12. Meru County

13. Tharaka-Nithi County

14. Embu County

15. Kitui County

16. Machakos County

17. Makueni County

IV Former Central Province

18. Nyandarua County

19. Nyeri County

20. Kirinyaga County[edit]

21. Murang’a County

22. Kiambu County

Former Rift Valley Province

23. Turkana County

24. West Pokot County

25. Samburu County

26. Trans-Nzoia County

27. Uasin Gishu County

28. Elgeyo-Marakwet County

29. Nandi County

30. Baringo County[edit]

31. Laikipia County

32. Nakuru County

33. Narok County

34. Kajiado County

35. Kericho County

36. Bomet County

VI Former Western Province

37. Kakamega County

38. Vihiga County

39. Bungoma County

40. Busia County

VII Former Nyanza Province

41. Siaya County

42. Kisumu County

43. Homa Bay County

44. Migori County

45. Kisii County

46. Nyamira County

VIII Former Nairobi Province[edit]

47. Nairobi County[edit]

  • Population (2009): 3,138,369.
  • Current number of seats: 17.
ConstituencyWards (85)
274. WestlandsKitisuru • Parklands/Highridge • Karura • Kangemi • Mountain View
275. Dagoretti NorthKilimani • Kawangware • Gatina • Kileleshwa • Kabiro
276. Dagoretti SouthMutu-ini • Ngand’o • Riruta • Uthiru/Ruthimitu • Waithaka
277. Lang’ataKaren • Nairobi West • Mugumo-ini • South C • Nyayo Highrise
278. KibraLaini Saba • Lindi • Makina • Woodley/Kenyatta Golf Course • Sarang’ombe
279. RoysambuGithurai • Kahawa West • Zimmerman • Roysambu • Kahawa
280. KasaraniClay City • Mwiki • Kasarani • Njiru • Ruai
281. RuarakaBabadogo • Utalii • Mathare North • Lucky Summer • Korogocho
282. Embakasi SouthImara Daima • Kwa Njenga • Kwa Reuben • Pipeline • Kware
283. Embakasi NorthKariobangi North • Dandora Area I • Dandora Area II • Dandora Area III • Dandora Area IV
284. Embakasi CentralKayole North • Kayole Central • Kayole South • Komarock • Matopeni/Spring Valley
285. Embakasi EastUpper Savanna • Lower Savanna • Embakasi • Utawala • Mihang’o
286. Embakasi WestUmoja I • Umoja II • Mowlem • Kariobangi South
287. MakadaraMakongeni • Maringo/Hamza • Harambee • Viwandani
288. KamukunjiPumwani • Eastleigh North • Eastleigh South • Airbase • California
289. StareheNairobi Central • Ngara • Ziwani/Kariokor • Pangani • Landimawe • Nairobi South
290. MathareHospital • Mabatini • Huruma • Ngei • Mlango Kubwa • Kiamaiko

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hidevte First- and second-level administrative divisions of Kenya
47 counties
(since March 2013)
Baringo (30)Bomet (36)Bungoma (39)Busia (40)Elgeyo-Marakwet (28)Embu (14)Garissa (07)Homa Bay (43)Isiolo (11)Kajiado (34)Kakamega (37)Kericho (35)Kiambu(22)Kilifi (03)Kirinyaga (20)Kisii (45)Kisumu (42)Kitui (15)Kwale (02)Laikipia (31)Lamu (05)Machakos (16)Makueni (17)Mandera (09)Marsabit (10)Meru (12)Migori(44)Mombasa (01)Murang’a (21)Nairobi (47)Nakuru (32)Nandi (29)Narok (33)Nyamira (46)Nyandarua (18)Nyeri (19)Samburu (25)Siaya (41)Taita-Taveta (06)Tana River (04)Tharaka-Nithi (13)Trans-Nzoia (26)Turkana (23)Uasin Gishu (27)Vihiga (38)Wajir (08)West Pokot (24)
Principal cities
and towns
Nairobi (capital)Athi RiverBaragoiBometBungomaBusiaChukaEldoretEmbuGarissaHolaHoma BayIsioloItenKabarnetKajiadoKakamegaKapsabetKangundo – TalaKapenguriaKaruriKerichoKerugoyaKiambuKibweziKikuyuKilifiKisiiKisumuKitaleKitengelaKituiKwaleLimuruLodwarLokichogioLoiyangalaniLamuMachakosMakinduMalindiManderaMaralalMarsabitMasiiMeruMombasaMoyaleMtito AndeiMumiasMurang’aMutomoMwingiNaivashaNakuruNamangaNanyukiNarokNyahururuNyamiraNyeriOl KalouOngata RongaiRuiruSiayaThikaVihigaVoiWajirWebuyeWoteWundanyi

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