Kenya Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2027 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Kenya Forecast: Current Account Balance

  • Kenya Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -6.680 USD bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund.
  • It records a decrease from the last reported number of -5.938 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • Looking ahead, Kenya Current Account Balance is projected to stand at -7.699 USD bn in Dec 2027.
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: BPM6: Current Account: USD.

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Kenya Forecast: Current Account Balance

What is Kenya's Forecast: Current Account Balance in 2027?

Kenya Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -6.680 USD bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-7.699 2027 -7.301 2026 -7.699 2027 1.058 1999 USD bn yearly 1980 - 2027

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn) 2.247 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Albania (USD bn) -1.824 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Algeria (USD bn) -11.509 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Andorra (USD bn) 0.810 2027 yearly 2019 - 2027
Angola (USD bn) -0.421 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn) -0.226 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Argentina (USD bn) 4.479 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Armenia (USD bn) -1.221 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Aruba (USD bn) 0.051 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Australia (USD bn) -3.053 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Austria (USD bn) 13.349 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Azerbaijan (USD bn) 13.724 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Bahamas (USD bn) -0.842 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bahrain (USD bn) 0.895 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bangladesh (USD bn) -14.803 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Barbados (USD bn) -0.269 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belarus (USD bn) -0.644 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Belgium (USD bn) 13.038 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belize (USD bn) -0.193 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Benin (USD bn) -1.133 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bhutan (USD bn) 0.006 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bolivia (USD bn) -2.273 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn) -1.141 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Botswana (USD bn) 0.886 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brazil (USD bn) -52.376 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brunei (USD bn) 2.668 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Bulgaria (USD bn) -0.116 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burkina Faso (USD bn) -1.429 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burundi (USD bn) -0.584 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cambodia (USD bn) -3.855 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cameroon (USD bn) -2.366 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Canada (USD bn) -51.026 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cape Verde (USD bn) -0.168 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central African Republic (USD bn) -0.210 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chad (USD bn) -1.114 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chile (USD bn) -11.499 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
China (USD bn) 120.073 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
Colombia (USD bn) -17.933 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Comoros (USD bn) -0.133 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Congo (USD bn) 0.397 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Costa Rica (USD bn) -2.264 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Croatia (USD bn) 1.947 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cyprus (USD bn) -2.163 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Czech Republic (USD bn) -1.946 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Democratic Republic of Congo (USD bn) -0.128 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Denmark (USD bn) 33.743 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Djibouti (USD bn) 0.090 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Dominica (USD bn) -0.112 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Dominican Republic (USD bn) -3.382 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ecuador (USD bn) 2.865 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Egypt (USD bn) -16.426 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
El Salvador (USD bn) -1.887 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Equatorial Guinea (USD bn) -0.679 2027 yearly 1987 - 2027
Eritrea (USD bn) 0.396 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Estonia (USD bn) -0.224 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Swaziland (USD bn) 0.020 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ethiopia (USD bn) -6.430 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Fiji (USD bn) -0.616 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Finland (USD bn) -1.630 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
France (USD bn) -30.343 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gabon (USD bn) -0.469 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gambia (USD bn) -0.294 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Georgia (USD bn) -1.887 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Germany (USD bn) 369.259 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ghana (USD bn) -3.522 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Greece (USD bn) -7.449 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Grenada (USD bn) -0.195 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Guatemala (USD bn) 0.614 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea (USD bn) -2.089 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea-Bissau (USD bn) -0.091 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guyana (USD bn) 4.538 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Haiti (USD bn) -0.200 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Honduras (USD bn) -1.656 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn) 35.278 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hungary (USD bn) 1.584 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iceland (USD bn) 0.317 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
India (USD bn) -127.967 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Indonesia (USD bn) -28.066 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iran (USD bn) 9.784 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iraq (USD bn) 5.649 2027 yearly 2001 - 2027
Ireland (USD bn) 49.864 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Israel (USD bn) 14.758 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Italy (USD bn) 75.711 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ivory Coast (USD bn) -3.941 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jamaica (USD bn) -0.832 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Japan (USD bn) 202.021 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jordan (USD bn) -1.943 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kazakhstan (USD bn) -5.754 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Kenya (USD bn) -7.699 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kiribati (USD bn) 0.028 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
South Korea (USD bn) 94.181 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kosovo (USD bn) -0.775 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Kuwait (USD bn) 34.812 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kyrgyzstan (USD bn) -0.717 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Laos (USD bn) -1.575 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Latvia (USD bn) -0.141 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Lebanon (USD bn) -3.876 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lesotho (USD bn) -0.152 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Liberia (USD bn) -0.739 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Libya (USD bn) 2.305 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 14,068.677 May 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - May 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 6.2 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 72,807.4 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KES bn) 5,190.245 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KES bn) 13,813.335 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (KES bn) 4,315.443 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: VAT (KES mn) 523,100.000 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Recurrent (KES mn) 2,134,990.000 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue (KES mn) 2,199,807.769 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax (KES mn) 1,837,220.000 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Excise Duty (KES mn) 252,090.000 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Development (KES mn) 535,780.000 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Expenditure: ytd (KES mn) 3,023,180.000 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Central Government Surplus or Deficit (KES bn) -478.312 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 7.296 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,260.5 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 1992 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 680.9 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 40.9 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1999 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 4,331.631 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 117,998.396 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 15,364.292 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,941.5 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 42.4 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1999 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 511,040.926 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 171,590.706 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 89.664 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 48.671 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 19.946 May 2022 monthly Apr 1998 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 341.886 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Exports: Re-Exports (KES mn) 11,297.150 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports (KES mn) 227,714.310 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports (KES mn) 79,866.430 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Domestic: Tea (KES mn) 13,693.390 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Domestic: Chemicals (KES mn) 5,942.550 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Domestic: Horticulture (KES mn) 10,116.820 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Domestic: Cement (KES mn) 651.680 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Domestic: Coffee (KES mn) 3,835.700 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Netherlands (KES mn) 5,847.230 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Uganda (KES mn) 9,554.270 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: Tanzania (KES mn) 4,721.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Exports: United Kingdom (KES mn) 3,453.550 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (KES mn) 39,270.720 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (KES mn) 52,991.190 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (KES mn) 43,839.450 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Food and Live Animals (KES mn) 23,592.140 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Chemicals (KES mn) 35,480.560 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Saudi Arabia (KES mn) 10,294.870 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: Italy (KES mn) 5,986.380 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: United Arab Emirates (KES mn) 37,575.200 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: South Africa (KES mn) 2,998.750 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports: India (KES mn) 33,645.760 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports Volume Index (2009=100) 107.100 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Exports Volume Index (2009=100) 110.800 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 23.5 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -271.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 524.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -169.201 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.2 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -269.0 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 99.758 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 36,413.9 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.3 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 2,293.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 2.3 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -7.699 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
KE: IIP: Assets (USD mn) 16,942.231 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
KE: IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 52,968.195 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
KE: IIP: Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -36,025.964 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
Balance of Payment: Current Account (USD mn) -271.000 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Reserves and Related Items: Reserve Assets (KES mn) -24,917.900 2017 yearly 2009 - 2017
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KES mn) 6,858.800 2017 yearly 2009 - 2017
BoP: Current Account n.i.e (USD mn) -1,179.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account n.i.e (USD mn) 72.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities n.i.e (USD mn) 383.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities n.i.e (USD mn) 993.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) 1,059.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) 590.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities n.i.e (USD mn) -66.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 498.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports (USD mn) 4,724.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Credit n.i.e (USD mn) 36.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 265.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 21.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -2,897.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) 1,269.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 19.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) 182.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 17.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports (USD mn) 1,828.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,859.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account n.i.e (USD mn) -1,005.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit n.i.e (USD mn) 1,622.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (KES mn) 55,787.000 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 11.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,674.259 Dec 2019 monthly Apr 2001 - Dec 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 16,151.743 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 30,109.421 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
M2 Growth (%) 5.0 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Jun 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.3 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 8,787.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.492 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.9 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1.024 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1973 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 36,992.262 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 7.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 43,828.5 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 16.9 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,675.441 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 12.52 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 25.25 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022

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