Kenya Forecast: Government Expenditure

1982 - 2026 | Yearly | KES bn | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Kenya Forecast: Government Expenditure

  • Kenya Government Expenditure is forecasted to be 3,150.600 KES bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund.
  • It records an increase from the last reported number of 2,915.610 KES bn in Dec 2021.
  • Looking ahead, Kenya Government Expenditure is projected to stand at 4,335.580 KES bn in Dec 2026.
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: General Government Total Expenditure.

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Kenya Forecast: Government Expenditure

What is Kenya's Forecast: Government Expenditure in 2026?

Kenya Government Expenditure is forecasted to be 3,150.600 KES bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4,335.580 2026 3,971.690 2025 21.554 1982 4,335.580 2026 KES bn yearly 1982 - 2026

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (AFA bn) 432.266 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Albania (ALL bn) 670.208 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Algeria (DZD bn) 10,129.940 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Andorra (%) 35.814 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Angola (AOA bn) 12,955.520 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Antigua and Barbuda (XCD bn) 1.249 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Argentina (ARS bn) 11,567.470 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Armenia (AMD bn) 2,798.700 2026 yearly 2005 - 2026
Aruba (%) 23.906 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Australia (AUD bn) 981.482 2026 yearly 1988 - 2026
Austria (EUR bn) 253.006 2026 yearly 1988 - 2026
Azerbaijan (AZN bn) 36.909 2026 yearly 1994 - 2026
Bahamas (BSD bn) 3.149 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Bahrain (BHD bn) 5.063 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Bangladesh (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Barbados (BBD bn) 3.550 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Belarus (BYN bn) 84.719 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Belgium (EUR bn) 320.799 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Belize (BZD bn) 1.601 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Benin (XOF bn) 2,527.810 2026 yearly 1989 - 2026
Bhutan (BTN bn) 92.377 2026 yearly 1981 - 2026
Bolivia (BOB bn) 125.063 2026 yearly 1984 - 2026
Bosnia and Herzegovina (BAM bn) 19.401 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Botswana (BWP bn) 91.282 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Brazil (BRL bn) 4,049.840 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Brunei (BND bn) 6.075 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Bulgaria (BGN bn) 62.326 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Burkina Faso (XOF bn) 3,462.560 2026 yearly 1985 - 2026
Burundi (BIF bn) 2,697.010 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Cambodia (KHR bn) 45,209.920 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Cameroon (XAF bn) 6,442.900 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Canada (CAD bn) 1,302.340 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Cape Verde (CVE bn) 83.598 2026 yearly 1994 - 2026
Central African Republic (XAF bn) 372.696 2026 yearly 1988 - 2026
Chad (XAF bn) 1,418.950 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Chile (CLP bn) 78,098.750 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
China (RMB bn) 51,198.370 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Colombia (COP bn) 479,631.120 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Comoros (KMF bn) 128.112 2026 yearly 1984 - 2026
Congo (XAF bn) 1,964.800 2026 yearly 1989 - 2026
Costa Rica (CRC bn) 8,727.200 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Croatia (HRK bn) 253.945 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Cyprus (EUR bn) 12.265 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Czech Republic (CZK bn) 3,305.110 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Democratic Republic of Congo (CDF bn) 31,771.930 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Denmark (DKK bn) 1,496.470 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Djibouti (DJF bn) 183.102 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Dominica (XCD bn) 0.885 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Dominican Republic (DOP bn) 1,343.180 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Ecuador (USD bn) 40.301 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Egypt (EGP bn) 3,037.800 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
El Salvador (SVC bn) 10.962 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Equatorial Guinea (XAF bn) 1,027.350 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Eritrea (ERN bn) 16.294 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Estonia (EUR bn) 17.205 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Swaziland (SZL bn) 28.021 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Ethiopia (ETB bn) 564.296 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Fiji (FJD bn) 3.923 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Finland (EUR bn) 159.229 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
France (EUR bn) 1,565.610 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Gabon (XAF bn) 2,249.290 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Gambia (GMD bn) 37.013 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Georgia (GEL bn) 25.038 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Germany (EUR bn) 1,967.870 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Ghana (GHS bn) 182.783 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Greece (EUR bn) 102.113 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Grenada (XCD bn) 1.039 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Guatemala (GTQ bn) 127.603 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Guinea (GNF bn) 62,012.510 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Guinea-Bissau (GWP bn) 273.991 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Guyana (GYD bn) 575.856 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Haiti (HTG bn) 423.388 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Honduras (HNL bn) 250.077 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Hong Kong SAR, China (HKD bn) 836.307 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Hungary (HUF bn) 33,384.950 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Iceland (ISK bn) 1,695.280 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
India (INR bn) 109,760.010 2027 yearly 1989 - 2027
Indonesia (IDR bn) 3,848,254.480 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Iran (IRR bn) 34,467,301.520 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Iraq (IQD bn) 150,085.340 2026 yearly 2004 - 2026
Ireland (EUR bn) 115.759 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Israel (ILS bn) 754.643 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Italy (EUR bn) 1,024.630 2026 yearly 1988 - 2026
Ivory Coast (XOF bn) 10,020.050 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026
Jamaica (JMD bn) 891.339 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Japan (JPY bn) 221,425.780 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Jordan (JOD bn) 11.448 2026 yearly 1985 - 2026
Kazakhstan (KZT bn) 24,273.760 2026 yearly 2002 - 2026
Kenya (KES bn) 4,335.580 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Kiribati (AUD bn) 0.403 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
South Korea (KRW bn) 653,482.360 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Kosovo (EUR bn) 3.008 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Kuwait (KWD bn) 24.931 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Kyrgyzstan (KGS bn) 378.810 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Laos (LAK bn) 50,372.610 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Latvia (LVL bn) 15.740 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Lebanon (LBP bn) 18,429.560 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lesotho (LSL bn) 23.087 2027 yearly 1983 - 2027
Liberia (LRD bn) 1.295 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Libya (LYD bn) 77.950 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,940.892 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 71,510.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 68.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KES bn) 4,335.580 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KES bn) 14,005.910 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (KES bn) 3,835.400 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax (KES mn) 547,756.625 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Excise Duty (KES mn) 78,774.401 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Development (KES mn) 150,064.776 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue (KES mn) 655,656.515 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Expenditure: ytd (KES mn) 856,194.909 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: VAT (KES mn) 159,671.148 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Recurrent (KES mn) 613,630.133 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2021
Central Government Surplus or Deficit (KES bn) -478.312 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Central Government Debt: Domestic (KES mn) 3,697,093.180 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
Central Government Debt: External (KES mn) 4,015,299.380 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.769 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,109.1 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1992 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 585.5 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 22.2 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1999 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,058.903 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 113,289.556 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,778.930 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,694.6 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 29.4 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1999 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 466,200.846 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 127,044.927 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 43.843 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 49.809 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 11.069 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 336.717 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Imports (KES mn) 187,863.170 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports (KES mn) 64,909.370 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Re-Exports (KES mn) 6,659.690 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Domestic: Horticulture (KES mn) 9,966.450 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Domestic: Tea (KES mn) 10,318.730 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Domestic: Chemicals (KES mn) 5,509.360 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Domestic: Cement (KES mn) 205.960 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Domestic: Coffee (KES mn) 1,724.570 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Netherlands (KES mn) 4,776.300 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Uganda (KES mn) 9,165.390 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: Tanzania (KES mn) 6,211.710 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Exports: United Kingdom (KES mn) 4,117.720 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (KES mn) 36,370.840 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (KES mn) 33,190.690 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Chemicals (KES mn) 29,018.770 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Food and Live Animals (KES mn) 20,368.330 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (KES mn) 41,785.790 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: United Arab Emirates (KES mn) 19,796.470 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: India (KES mn) 19,206.960 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: South Africa (KES mn) 4,230.420 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Saudi Arabia (KES mn) 14,839.120 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Imports: Italy (KES mn) 1,415.070 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
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) 203.9 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -561.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,332.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.4 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,267.135 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.4 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 13.5 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,253.625 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
External Debt (USD mn) 37,230.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.1 2019 yearly 2015 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 2,293.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 2.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -7.710 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
KE: IIP: Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -36,025.964 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
KE: IIP: Assets (USD mn) 16,942.231 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
KE: IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 52,968.195 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
Balance of Payment: Current Account (USD mn) -561.000 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2014 - Jun 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (KES mn) 6,858.800 2017 yearly 2009 - 2017
BoP: Reserves and Related Items: Reserve Assets (KES mn) -24,917.900 2017 yearly 2009 - 2017
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) -1,549.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Capital Account n.i.e (USD mn) 273.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
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
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports (USD mn) 4,189.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
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) 38.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports (USD mn) 1,670.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -26.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
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) 460.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -2,520.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) 1,005.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
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) 11.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account n.i.e (USD mn) -1,381.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 980.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Financial Account n.i.e (USD mn) -2,779.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
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) 1,597.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Jun 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (KES mn) 135,897.000 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 10.0 Dec 2019 monthly Apr 2001 - Dec 2019
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,674.259 Dec 2019 monthly Apr 2001 - Dec 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 16,432.351 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Oct 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 30,904.737 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Oct 2021
M2 Growth (%) 6.6 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Oct 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 8,008.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.620 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.0 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2005 - Nov 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1.045 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 1973 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 35,949.238 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.8 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 42,170.1 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Nov 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 12.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Nov 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 38,587.264 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 9.98 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 26.35 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2020
Money Supply: M3 (KES mn) 4,210,912.000 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Oct 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (KES mn) 1,827,519.000 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Oct 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2 (KES mn) 3,437,061.000 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Oct 2021

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