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Table 2 Sampled counties showing the human population figures, population density and sex statistics including the intersex persons (KNBS 2019)

From: The governance of traditional medicine and herbal remedies in the selected local markets of Western Kenya

No. Administrative County Total human population No. of males No. of females No. of intersex persons Land area (km2) No. of households Density
Persons/km2
1 Kakamega 1,867,579 897,133 970,406 40 3017 433,207 619
2 Uasin Gishu 1,163,186 580,269 582,889 28 3399 304,943 342
3 Siaya 993,183 471,669 521,496 18 2530 250,698 393
4 Trans Nzoia 990,341 489,107 501,206 28 2495 223,808 397
5 West Pokot 621,241 307,013 314,213 15 9123 116,182 68
6 Vihiga 590,013 283,678 306,323 12 564 143,365 1047
7 Elgeyo Marakwet 454,480 227,317 227,151 12 3032 99,861 150
  Grand Totals 6,680,023 3,256,186 3,423,684 153