Kenya GDP per Capita

2006 - 2019 | Yearly | USD | CEIC Data

Key information about Kenya GDP Per Capita

  • Kenya Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per Capita reached 2,007.801 USD in Dec 2019, compared with 1,893.245 USD in Dec 2018.
  • Kenya GDP Per Capita data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2006 to Dec 2019, with an average number of 1,278.497 USD.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 2,007.801 USD in Dec 2019 and a record low of 746.972 in Dec 2006.
  • CEIC converts annual GDP per Capita into USD. The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics provides GDP per Capita in local currency. Central Bank of Kenya average market USD exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Kenya GDP Per Capita data

  • In the latest reports, Kenya GDP expanded 10.300 % YoY in Sep 2021.
  • Kenya Nominal GDP reached 28.078 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 5.548 % in Sep 2021.
  • Gross Savings Rate of Kenya was measured at 12.830 % in Dec 2020.

View Kenya's GDP per Capita from 2006 to 2019 in the chart:

Kenya GDP per Capita

What was Kenya's GDP per Capita in 2019?

Kenya Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per Capita reached 2,007.801 USD in Dec 2019, compared with 1,893.245 USD in Dec 2018. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,007.801 2019 1,893.245 2018 746.972 2006 2,007.801 2019 USD yearly 2006 - 2019

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD) 6,491.654 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Algeria (USD) 3,278.100 2020 yearly 1963 - 2020
Argentina (USD) 10,627.624 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Armenia (USD) 4,269.299 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Australia (USD) 60,057.573 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Austria (USD) 53,186.829 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Azerbaijan (USD) 5,452.500 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Bahrain (USD) 25,831.691 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD) 2,723.000 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Belarus (USD) 6,698.112 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Belgium (USD) 51,683.847 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Bolivia (USD) 3,137.990 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD) 6,698.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Botswana (USD) 7,308.582 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Brazil (USD) 7,541.960 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Brunei (USD) 32,573.325 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Bulgaria (USD) 11,736.853 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Cambodia (USD) 1,647.565 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Canada (USD) 47,972.062 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
Chile (USD) 16,054.431 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
China (USD) 12,554.646 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Colombia (USD) 6,158.908 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Croatia (USD) 14,621.354 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Cyprus (USD) 30,786.578 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Czech Republic (USD) 26,857.690 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Denmark (USD) 67,826.709 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Ecuador (USD) 5,670.330 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Egypt (USD) 3,969.334 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
Estonia (USD) 27,961.715 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
European Union (USD) 34,374.757 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Finland (USD) 53,663.028 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
France (USD) 43,359.790 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Georgia (USD) 5,015.343 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Germany (USD) 50,760.598 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Ghana (USD) 2,564.956 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Greece (USD) 20,276.444 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD) 49,805.082 2021 yearly 1961 - 2021
Hungary (USD) 16,079.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Iceland (USD) 68,618.120 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
India (USD) 2,321.104 2022 yearly 1958 - 2022
Indonesia (USD) 4,349.171 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Iran (USD) 11,162.240 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Ireland (USD) 85,376.592 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Israel (USD) 51,499.731 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Italy (USD) 31,343.639 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Ivory Coast (USD) 2,612.333 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Japan (USD) 39,334.170 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Jordan (USD) 4,097.596 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Kazakhstan (USD) 10,369.900 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Kenya (USD) 2,007.801 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (USD) 34,983.700 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Kosovo (USD) 4,291.824 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Kuwait (USD) 22,682.592 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD) 1,266.194 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Laos (USD) 2,595.000 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Latvia (USD) 20,643.447 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Lebanon (USD) 9,300.837 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Lithuania (USD) 23,369.556 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Luxembourg (USD) 134,352.039 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD) 43,775.138 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
North Macedonia (USD) 5,856.657 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Malawi (USD) 628.700 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Malaysia (USD) 10,360.182 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Malta (USD) 33,460.175 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mauritius (USD) 9,045.160 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Mexico (USD) 10,089.558 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Moldova (USD) 4,375.755 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Mongolia (USD) 4,482.907 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Montenegro (USD) 7,678.072 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Morocco (USD) 3,934.243 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Mozambique (USD) 466.557 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Myanmar (USD) 1,269.833 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Nepal (USD) 1,371.971 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Netherlands (USD) 52,179.477 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
New Zealand (USD) 48,440.757 2022 yearly 1961 - 2022
Nigeria (USD) 2,057.020 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Norway (USD) 67,307.277 2020 yearly 1915 - 2020
Oman (USD) 19,169.795 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Pakistan (USD) 1,551.180 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD) 3,654.600 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Panama (USD) 14,339.427 2016 yearly 1950 - 2016
Paraguay (USD) 5,350.899 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Peru (USD) 6,971.104 2022 yearly 1991 - 2022
Philippines (USD) 3,576.145 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Poland (USD) 17,830.493 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Portugal (USD) 24,279.173 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Qatar (USD) 64,705.059 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Romania (USD) 14,921.993 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Russia (USD) 12,194.769 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD) 23,310.800 2021 yearly 1963 - 2021
Serbia (USD) 7,742.200 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Singapore (USD) 72,766.000 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Slovakia (USD) 21,111.810 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Slovenia (USD) 29,187.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
South Africa (USD) 6,981.594 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Spain (USD) 27,002.608 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Sri Lanka (USD) 3,815.000 2021 yearly 1959 - 2021
Sudan (USD) 2,825.832 2016 yearly 1970 - 2016
Sweden (USD) 52,838.491 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Switzerland (USD) 93,131.360 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

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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: 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 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 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
Exports (KES mn) 79,866.430 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jun 2022
Imports (KES mn) 227,714.310 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: 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: Domestic: Horticulture (KES mn) 10,116.820 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 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
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
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: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (KES mn) 39,270.720 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: 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) -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
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) 1,059.000 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
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 n.i.e (USD mn) -1,179.000 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: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -2,897.000 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: 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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