Kenya Forecast: Government Expenditure

1982 - 2025 | Yearly | KES bn | International Monetary Fund

Kenya Government Expenditure is forecasted to be 2,909.218 KES bn in Dec 2021 as reported by International Monetary Fund. It records an increase from the last reported number of 2,674.817 KES bn in Dec 2020. Looking ahead, Kenya Government Expenditure is projected to stand at 4,202.815 KES bn in Dec 2025. 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

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4,202.815 2025 3,807.068 2024 21.554 1982 4,202.815 2025 KES bn yearly 1982 - 2025

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (AFA bn) 630.838 2025 yearly 2002 - 2025
Albania (ALL bn) 634.791 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
Algeria (DZD bn) 9,136.314 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Angola (AOA bn) 12,409.596 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Antigua and Barbuda (XCD bn) 1.250 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Argentina (ARS bn) 11,986.088 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Armenia (AMD bn) 2,518.216 2025 yearly 2005 - 2025
Aruba (%) 29.141 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Australia (AUD bn) 880.783 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Austria (EUR bn) 230.832 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Azerbaijan (AZN bn) 35.666 2025 yearly 1994 - 2025
Bahamas (BSD bn) 3.065 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Bahrain (BHD bn) 4.492 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Barbados (BBD bn) 3.705 2025 yearly 1994 - 2025
Belarus (BYN bn) 69.169 2025 yearly 2001 - 2025
Belgium (EUR bn) 297.071 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Belize (BZD bn) 1.475 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Benin (XOF bn) 2,125.758 2025 yearly 1989 - 2025
Bhutan (BTN bn) 82.578 2025 yearly 1981 - 2025
Bolivia (BOB bn) 124.136 2025 yearly 1984 - 2025
Bosnia and Herzegovina (BAM bn) 18.154 2025 yearly 1998 - 2025
Botswana (BWP bn) 90.662 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Brazil (BRL bn) 3,468.274 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Brunei (BND bn) 6.145 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Bulgaria (BGN bn) 57.363 2025 yearly 1998 - 2025
Burkina Faso (XOF bn) 3,339.508 2025 yearly 1985 - 2025
Burundi (BIF bn) 2,058.827 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Cambodia (KHR bn) 43,722.677 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Cameroon (XAF bn) 5,045.080 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Canada (CAD bn) 1,102.276 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Cape Verde (CVE bn) 79.284 2025 yearly 1994 - 2025
Central African Republic (XAF bn) 363.112 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Chad (XAF bn) 1,385.658 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Chile (CLP bn) 67,307.908 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
China (RMB bn) 50,816.686 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Colombia (COP bn) 411,622.144 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Comoros (KMF bn) 137.060 2025 yearly 1984 - 2025
Congo (XAF bn) 1,538.274 2025 yearly 1989 - 2025
Costa Rica (CRC bn) 8,014.742 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Croatia (HRK bn) 244.361 2025 yearly 1992 - 2025
Cyprus (EUR bn) 11.588 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Czech Republic (CZK bn) 3,071.866 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Democratic Republic of Congo (CDF bn) 24,696.076 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Denmark (DKK bn) 1,347.187 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Djibouti (DJF bn) 179.724 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Dominica (XCD bn) 0.549 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Dominican Republic (DOP bn) 1,093.735 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
Ecuador (USD bn) 37.783 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Egypt (EGP bn) 2,649.529 2025 yearly 1999 - 2025
El Salvador (SVC bn) 9.145 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Equatorial Guinea (XAF bn) 1,041.516 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Eritrea (ERN bn) 14.886 2025 yearly 1992 - 2025
Estonia (EUR bn) 14.948 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Swaziland (SZL bn) 27.040 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Ethiopia (ETB bn) 1,333.521 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Fiji (FJD bn) 3.444 2025 yearly 1992 - 2025
Finland (EUR bn) 152.848 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
France (EUR bn) 1,520.040 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Gabon (XAF bn) 2,199.424 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Gambia (GMD bn) 34.876 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Georgia (GEL bn) 21.121 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Germany (EUR bn) 1,839.709 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Ghana (GHS bn) 144.387 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Greece (EUR bn) 100.169 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Grenada (XCD bn) 0.848 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Guatemala (GTQ bn) 111.140 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Guinea (GNF bn) 51,618.905 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Guinea-Bissau (GWP bn) 236.988 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Guyana (GYD bn) 428.740 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
Haiti (HTG bn) 429.317 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
Honduras (HNL bn) 260.658 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Hong Kong SAR, China (HKD bn) 775.614 2025 yearly 1981 - 2025
Hungary (HUF bn) 27,983.119 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Iceland (ISK bn) 1,566.977 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
India (INR bn) 95,981.513 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Indonesia (IDR bn) 3,713,195.176 2025 yearly 1993 - 2025
Iran (IRR bn) 22,258,118.640 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Iraq (IQD bn) 110,764.801 2025 yearly 2004 - 2025
Ireland (EUR bn) 106.430 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Israel (ILS bn) 667.326 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Italy (EUR bn) 953.343 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Ivory Coast (XOF bn) 9,140.432 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
Jamaica (JMD bn) 869.022 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Japan (JPY bn) 215,199.177 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Jordan (JOD bn) 11.041 2025 yearly 1985 - 2025
Kazakhstan (KZT bn) 21,629.038 2025 yearly 2002 - 2025
Kenya (KES bn) 4,202.815 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Kiribati (AUD bn) 0.341 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
South Korea (KRW bn) 599,692.553 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Kosovo (EUR bn) 2.569 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Kuwait (KWD bn) 23.881 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Kyrgyzstan (KGS bn) 356.836 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Latvia (LVL bn) 15.293 2025 yearly 1998 - 2025
Lebanon (LBP bn) 26,726.703 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lesotho (LSL bn) 25.211 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Liberia (LRD bn) 1.129 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Libya (LYD bn) 69.612 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Lithuania (LTL bn) 21.247 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Luxembourg (EUR bn) 34.942 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Macau SAR, China (MOP bn) 151.239 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,049.136 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 66,700.6 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 68.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KES bn) 4,202.815 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KES bn) 14,031.784 2025 yearly 1998 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (KES bn) 2,953.293 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Central Government Expenditure: ytd (KES mn) 931,440.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Recurrent (KES mn) 931,440.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Development (KES mn) 185,610.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue (KES mn) 629,980.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax (KES mn) 523,520.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Excise Duty (KES mn) 83,490.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: VAT (KES mn) 144,760.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Surplus or Deficit (KES bn) -478.312 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Central Government Debt: Domestic (KES mn) 3,482,650.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Government Debt: External (KES mn) 3,771,810.000 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 9.185 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -940.3 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 520.2 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 34.4 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1999 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 10,237.938 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 83,805.428 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 12,955.749 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,460.6 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 4.0 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1999 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 378,578.511 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 110,764.379 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 43.843 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 40.950 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 12.192 Oct 2020 monthly Apr 1998 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 281.295 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
Exports (KES mn) 57,508.990 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Re-Exports (KES mn) 5,209.710 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports (KES mn) 161,455.690 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Domestic: Coffee (KES mn) 1,392.710 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Domestic: Tea (KES mn) 10,300.580 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Domestic: Chemicals (KES mn) 4,893.700 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Domestic: Horticulture (KES mn) 11,278.550 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Domestic: Cement (KES mn) 73.470 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: United Kingdom (KES mn) 4,434.350 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Netherlands (KES mn) 4,877.180 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Uganda (KES mn) 6,849.230 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports: Tanzania (KES mn) 3,264.390 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Food and Live Animals (KES mn) 16,584.290 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (KES mn) 20,828.420 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Chemicals (KES mn) 25,975.350 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (KES mn) 29,049.300 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (KES mn) 45,106.570 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: South Africa (KES mn) 2,986.060 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Italy (KES mn) 1,888.510 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Imports: United Arab Emirates (KES mn) 9,574.300 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: Saudi Arabia (KES mn) 3,927.720 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Imports: India (KES mn) 15,383.160 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2020
Exports Volume Index (2009=100) 110.800 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Imports Volume Index (2009=100) 107.100 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) -415.0 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2020
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: Equity Securities (USD mn) 13.5 2019 yearly 2009 - 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: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,253.625 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
External Debt (USD mn) 34,746.1 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.1 2019 yearly 2015 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 2,611.0 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 2.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -8.187 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Balance of Payment: Current Account (USD mn) -415.000 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
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
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 19.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account n.i.e (USD mn) -1,333.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) 1,023.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 17.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 40.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 848.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -25.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) 873.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -2,122.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit n.i.e (USD mn) 1,235.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 445.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities n.i.e (USD mn) -66.000 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: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities n.i.e (USD mn) 383.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Financial Account n.i.e (USD mn) -295.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports (USD mn) 1,516.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account n.i.e (USD mn) 36.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 265.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
BoP: Capital Account: Credit n.i.e (USD mn) 36.000 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) 3,638.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
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) 15,758.071 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 29,771.635 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 11.9 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.3 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 8,297.3 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.845 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.0 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2005 - Nov 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1.127 Sep 2020 monthly Sep 1973 - Sep 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.8 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 36,163.389 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 38,477.9 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 17.4 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1996 - Nov 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 38,587.264 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 8.32 Dec 2019 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2019
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 26.35 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2020
Money Supply: M3 (KES mn) 3,952,313.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2 (KES mn) 3,250,223.000 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (KES mn) 1,720,337.000 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Gross Loans and Advances: Total NPLs and Advances (KES bn) 271.000 Dec 2019 monthly Apr 2001 - Dec 2019

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