21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Busia County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Bungoma County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Homa Bay County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Baringo County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Kiambu County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Siaya County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Lamu County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

21 November 2016

About 1 in 4 (24%) people in Nyandarua County are adolescents aged 10-19. This fact sheet highlights the status of adolescent SRH in Nyandarua County in relation to the national trends. The data are drawn from the 2014 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, 2012 Kenya AIDS indicator Survey and the 2014 Basic Education Statistical Booklet.

1 October 2015

Adolescents comprise 24% of Kenya’s population. This large adolescent population has implications on the country’s health and development agenda as it is likely to place increasing demands on provision of services.

1 October 2012

The health benefits of contraceptive use are substantial. Contraceptives prevent unintended pregnancies, reduce the number of abortions, allow women to time their births, and lower the incidence of death and disability related to complications of pregnancy and childbirth.

1 May 2012

In 2010, Kenya adopted a new constitution that explicitly permits abortion when there is need, in the opinion of a trained health professional, for emergency treatment; if the life or health of the woman is in danger; or if it is permitted under any other written law. Previously, abortion was only permitted to protect a woman’s life.