Facts & Figures


TURKANA COUNTY

Turkana County Government

www.facebook.com/Turkana-County-Government
www.turkana.go.ke

The Flag of Turkana County


Flag-Turkana-County

Brown standing for Turkana’s land and heritage
Green standing for Turkana’s vegetation
Blue standing for Turkana’s water, the lake and underground aquifers
White standing for peace in Turkana

Head of County Government



Fiebig Turkana-2268

Governor H.E. Hon. Josephat K. Nanok
www.facebook.com/JosKoliNanok

Geography

Surface area: 77,000 sqkm, 2nd largest of all 47 Kenyan counties
Neighbouring with Ethiopia, South Sudan and Uganda as well as the counties of West Pokot, Baringo, Samburu and Marsabit

Population: Approximately 1,000,000

Population density: 13 persons per sqkm

Share of urban population: 14,2 %

Largest towns: Lodwar (49,000), Kakuma (37,000), Lokichogio (18,000) and Lokichar