Governor: Paul Kiprono Chepkwony

General Information

Kericho County is characterized by undulating topography.The overall slopes of the land is towards the west,consequently drainage is in that direction.the county forms a hilly self between the mau escarpments and the lowlands of kisumu

  • Physical and ecological Conditions
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  • Ecological Condition.
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  • Climatic Conditions.
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  • Administrative Units.


Ainamoi; Belgut; Kipkelion East; Kipkelion West; Sigowet; Bureti


    Natural resources
  • Mau Forest, Arable land, Water, Livestock
  • \nTourist attractions
  • Monkey Sanctuary, Bird Watching, Chagic Botanic Garden, Mau Forest, Tulwap Kipsigis cultural attraction site
  • Main Economic Activities
  • Tea Growing and Processing, Dairy Farming, Horticulture and Floriculture, Wheat, Fish Farming, Commercial Businesses and Soin Sugar Company (private)
  • \nPotential Minerals
  • gold, silica


    Health Facilities
  • 136 - District Hospitals (3), Sub-District Hospitals (2), Dispensaries (105), Health Centres (9), Medical Clinics (7), VCT Centres (3), Others (7)
  • Doctor to Population Ratio
  • 1
  • Infant Mortality Rates
  • 35/1000
  • Under Five Mortality Rates
  • 100/1000
  • Prevalent Diseases
  • Malaria, Skin Infections, Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
  • Notable Hospitals
  • Kericho, Sigowet and Londiani (District Hospitals)


    Number of Institutions (2007)
  • Primary (461), Secondary (106)
  • Primary
  • Enrolment (163,133)
  • Teacher to Pupil Ratio
  • 1
  • Secondary
  • Enrolment (30,375)
  • Teacher to Pupil Ratio
  • 1
  • Tertiary
  • Over 15 (Comprised of University Satellite Campus, Youth Polytechnics, Teacher Training Colleges, Medical Training College, Technical Colleges, and Several Commercial Colleges)
  • Adult Literacy Classes
  • Enrolment (Data Not available)

Paul Kiprono Chepkwony

    Health and Biotechnology
  • Resource Mobilization
  • Youth, Sports, Gender and Culture

Susan Chepkoech Kikwai

Kericho County

Kericho County has MCAs from constituencies

Charles Cheruiyot Keter

Josephine Chepkwony Chemutai

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