Population distribution in Kenya
Population Distribution in Kenya
This about the population ditribution in kenya
Some parts of Kenya are densely populated while others are sparsely populated. Would you name at least three densely settled areas?
How about any three sparsely populated areas
So Kenya's population is unevenly distributed. Why is this so? What factors account for this difference in population density in the country?
Factors accounting for population distribution in Kenya
These factors include the following:
Let us now examine each one of these ata time
The major climatic factors that determine the distribution of population are:
People tend to prefer areas that receive high amounts of, effective and reliable rainfall. Places that receive over 1,000mm are usually densely settled than those that receive low amounts of rainfall. Such high amounts of rainfall support a variety of agricultural activities. For example: tea, coffee, dairy farming thrive in such areas. On the other hand ASALs support limited agricultural activities such as nomadism