Busia District Profile (District/Area of Operation)
The district has a total population of 360,200 (175,500 males 184,700 Females), Number of Constituencies are 3 (Samia-Bugwe North, Samia-Bugwe South & Busia Municipality) The Population per Constituency is 157,725 - Samia Bugwe South, 140,557 – Samia-Bugwe North, 61,918 Busia Municipality (projected). The Number of Division(Municipality) is 2 (Western & Eastern). The number of Sub-Counties are 14 Plus 2 Divisions. 12 (Twelve) plus 2 Divisions have electricity and two sub counties without power (Buyanga & Masinya). The District has 4 Town Councils not yet functional, 63 Parishes (55 Rural and 8 Urban). 569 (545 Rural and 24 Urban) villages.