BARINGO

Baringo bounded by Turkana County and West Pokot County to the North, Samburu County and Laikipia County to the East, Nakuru County and Kericho County to the South, Uasingishu County to the South West and Elgeyo Marakwet to the West.

Geographic demographics and Population;

The county has a population of 666,763 with 336,322 males and 330,428 females and 13 intersex (2019 census) and an area of 10,976.4 km2 with a population density of 60 people per square kilometre.60% of the population is under the age of 20 years.

Key Relevant indicators:

Kabarnet County Referral Hospital is the largest and best public hospital in the county. There are a total of 172 health facilities; seven level four, 25 level three and 140 level 2 centres.
Baringo County has a maternal mortality rate of 488 deaths per 100,000 births which is higher than the national maternal mortality rate. 68% of married adolescents do not access family planning services.

Projects WADADIA implements in this county:

WADADIA implements the Action on Fistula program in Baringo county and has an training and rehabilitation centre at Kabarnet.