Migori County

 

Migori County

Migori County is located in Western Kenya and borders Homa Bay to the North, Kisii to the North East, Narok to the East and South East, Tanzania to the South and South West and Lake Victoria to the West. It covers an area of 2613.5Km2.

According to the 2019 Kenya Population and Housing Census the population was 1,116,436 with a population density of 427people per Km2 and an annual growth rate of 2.38%.

The major economic is agriculture with crops grown including maize, millet, sugarcane, sorghum, groundnuts, cassava, sweet potatoes, beans, sukuma-wiki and sweet bananas.

Other economic activities include fishing, manufacturing and mining with potential for minerals such as zinc, copper, galena, gold, carbon dioxide.

Migori County has eight (8) constituencies divided into 40 electoral wards. Nyatike and Kuria West Constituencies have the highest with 7 followed by Uriri and Kuria East with 5 and the rest; Rongo, Awendo, Suna East and Suna West have 4 each.

A

sample of 800 and a margin of error of ±3.464% was used.
View Sample Frame
Ward Adult Population per Ward Sample per Ward
North Kamagambo                            9,609 16
Central Kamagambo                          14,220 24
East Kamagambo                          13,759 23
South Kamagambo                          13,924 24
North-East Sakwa                            9,294 16
South Sakwa                          18,546 32
West Sakwa                          13,838 24
Central Sakwa                          14,120 24
God Jope                            9,512 16
Suna Central                          14,163 24
Kakrao                          17,235 29
Kwa                            8,846 15
Wiga                          12,345 21
Wasweta II                            9,197 16
Ragana – Oruba                          16,828 29
Wasimbete                            9,853 17
West Kanyamkago                          13,723 23
North Kanyamkago                          15,572 27
Central Kanyamkago                            9,126 16
South Kanyamkago                          14,201 24
East Kanyamkago                            6,679 11
Kachieng’                          11,156 19
Kanyasa                            7,342 13
North Kadem                          15,727 27
Macalder/ Kanyarwanda                          11,625 20
Kaler                            5,008 9
Got Kachola                          11,444 19
Muhuru                          11,793 20
Bukira East                            9,978 17
Bukira Central/Ikerege                            9,293 16
Isibania                          12,068 21
Mokerero                          10,749 18
Masaba                            5,783 10
Tagare                          11,559 20
Nyamosense/ Komosoko                          13,598 23
Gokeharaka/ Getambwega                          10,406 18
Ntimaru West                          10,471 18
Ntimaru East                            6,009 10
Nyabasi East                          11,421 19
Nyabasi West                          19,861 34
                       469,882 800
Representatives
Governor OBADO ZAKARIA OKOTH
Senator MBOGO GEORGE OCHILO AYACKO
Women Representative OCHIENG PAMELA AWUOR
Constituencies

Rongo Constituency

Awendo Constituency

Suna East Constituency

Suna West Constituency

Uriri Constituency

Nyatike Constituency

Kuria West Constituency

Kuria East Constituency

Constituency No of Wards Wards Member of Parliament
Rongo 4 North Kamagambo, Central Kamagambo, East Kamagambo, South Kamagambo PAUL ODALO MAK’ OJUANDO ABUOR
Awendo 4 North East Sakwa, South Sakwa,West Sakwa, Central Sakwa JOHN WALTER OWINO
Suna East 4 God Jope, Suna Central,Kakrao, Kwa JUNET SHEIKH NUH
Suna West 4 Wiga, Wasweta II,Ragan-Oruba, Wasimbete PETER FRANCIS MASARA
Uriri 5 West Kanyamkago, North Kanyamkago, Central Kanyam Kago, South Kanyamkago, East Kanyamkago MARK OGOLLA NYAMITA
Nyatike 7 Kachien’g, Kanyasa, North Kadem, Macalder/ Kanyarwanda, Kaler, Got Kachola, Muhuru TOM MBOYA ODEGE
Kuria West 7 Bukira East,Bukira Central/ Ikerege,Isibania,Makerero,Masaba,Tagare,Nyamosense/Ko Mosoko MATHIAS NYAMABE ROBI
Kuria East 5 Gokeharaka/Getamwega, Ntimaru West, Ntimaru East, Nyabasi East,Nyabasi West MARWA KEMERO MAISORI KITAYAMA

CountyTrak Index – Elected Leaders Approval Rating  (2015)

  • Governor 63.6%
  • Senator 50.4%
  • Women’s Representative 57.9%
  • Consolidated MCA’s 62.1%

CountyTrak Index – MPs Approval Rating  (2015)

  • Suna East Constituency 76%
  • Suna West Constituency 69.6%
  • Uriri Constituency 60.5%
  • Awendo Constituency 60.4%
  • Nyatike Constituency 59.4%
  • Kuria East Constituency 56.6%
  • Kuria West Constituency 53%
  • Rongo Constituency 51.3%

CountyTrak Index – Elected Leaders Approval Rating  (2020)

  • Governor 55.5%
  • Senator 46.4%
  • Women’s Representative 50.3%
  • Consolidated MCA’s 47.3%

CountyTrak Index – MPs Approval Rating  (2020)

  • Suna East Constituency 54.4%
  • Suna West Constituency 60.3%
  • Uriri Constituency 66.1%
  • Awendo Constituency 50.9%
  • Nyatike Constituency 52.4%
  • Kuria East Constituency 60%
  • Kuria West Constituency 51.8%
  • Rongo Constituency 56.7%
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