Governor: Samuel Kuntai Tunai

General Information

Narok County is situated in Kenya along the Great Rift Valley. It is named after, Enkare Narok, the river flowing through Narok town. It covers an area of 17,944 sq km and has a population of 850,920. The temperature range is 12 to 28 0C and the average rainfall range of 500 to 1,800 mm per annum. The Maasai Mara National Park , an important tourist destination, is located in Narok County. It is home to the Great Wildebeest Migration which is one of the `Seven New Wonders of the World`.

It constitutes 6 sub-counties namely:

  1. Kilgoris
  2. Narok North
  3. Narok South
  4. Narok East
  5. Narok West
  6. Emurua Dikirr


Narok town is the capital Head Quarters of the Narok County and stands as the major centre of commerce in the county.

\n\nAs per the UN study/research for the Kenya Vision 2030, Narok County is marked as one of the fundamental counties for the achieving economic pillar. Key contributions are in the tourism sector through the Maasai Mara and the agricultural sector through livestock farming.

Constituencies

Kilgoris; Emurua Dikirr; Narok North; Narok East; Narok West; Narok South

Economy

    Natural resources as Natural Maasai Mara Reserve, Mara River, Arable Land
  • \nMain Economic Activities include Tourism in Maasai Mara, Commercial Farming such as wheat, maize & potatoes Livestock Farming
  • \nPotential Minerals
  • Gold, copper, limestone, tourmaline, iron ore garnet, wollastonite, graphite, carbon dioxide

Health

    Health facilities
  • Dispensary (84), Health Centres (16), Sub District (1), District (3)
  • \n\nDoctors to Population Ratio
  • 1
  • \n\nInfant Mortality Rates
  • 60 per 1,000 (Rift Valley Province)
  • \n\nUnder-Five Mortality Rates
  • 12 per 1,000 (Rift Valley Province)
  • \n\nPrevalent Diseases
  • Malaria, foot and mouth, tryponosomiasis, HIV/Aids
  • \n\nNotable Hospitals
  • Narok District Hospltal (155 beds) and Transmara District Hospital (32 Beds Capacity)

Education

    Pupil to teacher ratio for public schools
  • 33
  • \nPrimary schools
  • 571
  • \nTotal enrollment
  • 175,409
  • \nEnrollment rate
  • \nBoys 83%\nGirls 73%
  • \nSecondaries
  • 61
  • \nTotal enrollment
  • 13,852
  • \nEnrollment rate
  • \nBoys 20%\nGirls 15%
  • \nYouth Polytechnics
  • 8
  • \nUniversity College
  • 1

Samuel Kuntai Tunai


Committees:
    Energy, Roads and Transport
  • Education and ICT
  • Agriculture and Lands
  • Water, Mining and Natural Resources
  • Arid and Semi Arid Lands

Aruasa Evalyn


Narok County


Narok County has MCAs from constituencies

Stepehen Kanyika Ole Ntutu


Rosalinda Soipan Tuya


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