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Kenya Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Kenya's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 65.4 % in Dec 2017, compared with 65.4 % in the previous year. Kenya's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 66.7 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 73.8 % in Dec 1990 and a record low of 64.8 % in Dec 2005. Kenya's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Kenya's Population reached 45.4 million people in Dec 2016. Unemployment Rate of Kenya dropped to 11.0 % in Dec 2017. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 526.4 USD in Jun 2016.

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What was Kenya's Labour Force Participation Rate in 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017

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Labour Force Participation Rate: Kenya

Series Details
Series ID

278780003

Name

Labour Force Participation Rate: Kenya

Country

Kenya

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1990

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Dec 2017

Statistics
Mean

68.66

Variance

11.54

Standard deviation

3.40

Skewness

0.35

Kurtosis

-1.75

Coefficient variation

0.05

Median

66.70

Max
1990

NaN

Min
2005

NaN

Previous observation
2016

65.44

Last observation
2017

65.41

Number of Observations

28

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More Countries for Labour Force Participation Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

62.4

Dec 2017

62.7

Nov 2017

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

65.2

Dec 2017

65.4

Nov 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

71.9

Sep 2017

72.0

Jun 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

61.5

Sep 2017

60.9

Jun 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

65.4

Sep 2017

65.4

Jun 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Japan

60.6

Nov 2017

60.8

Oct 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

63.4

Sep 2017

63.4

Aug 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Austria

77.1

Sep 2017

76.3

Jun 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belgium

68.4

Sep 2017

67.6

Jun 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

56.5

Sep 2017

55.8

Jun 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

61.9

Sep 2017

61.4

Jun 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

60.6

Sep 2017

60.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.8

Sep 2017

63.7

Jun 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

65.2

Nov 2017

65.3

Oct 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Greece

59.9

Oct 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

62.3

Sep 2017

61.8

Jun 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

80.5

Nov 2017

82.0

Oct 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

59.9

Jun 2017

59.8

Mar 2017

56.8

Mar 1998

64.7

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

69.5

Sep 2017

68.6

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

60.6

Sep 2017

60.8

Jun 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malta

71.1

Sep 2017

69.9

Jun 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

71.1

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.3

Nov 2017

68.3

Oct 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.9

Nov 2017

61.8

Oct 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

56.7

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

60.0

Nov 2017

59.7

Oct 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

59.3

Sep 2017

59.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Colombia

64.1

Sep 2017

64.8

Jun 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

56.6

Jun 2017

52.9

Mar 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovakia

60.1

Sep 2017

59.8

Jun 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

59.2

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.5

Nov 2017

59.5

Oct 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Spain

58.9

Sep 2017

58.8

Jun 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

71.9

Nov 2017

72.4

Oct 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.6

Sep 2017

68.3

Jun 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

63.1

Oct 2017

62.7

Sep 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

65.4

Nov 2017

65.0

Oct 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.1

Nov 2017

61.2

Oct 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

63.9

Nov 2017

63.7

Oct 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Korea

62.3

Dec 2017

63.2

Nov 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.9

Nov 2017

68.0

Oct 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

70.4

Nov 2017

70.8

Oct 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

70.6

Sep 2017

69.8

Jun 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

68.0

2016

68.3

2015

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sri Lanka

53.6

Sep 2017

53.9

Jun 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

58.9

Nov 2017

58.9

Oct 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Thailand

67.2

Dec 2017

68.3

Nov 2017

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

76.6

Mar 2017

76.8

Dec 2016

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Albania

58.7

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

63.4

Sep 2017

60.5

Jun 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.8

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

56.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

43.9

Sep 2017

44.1

Jun 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

61.1

Sep 2017

61.6

Jun 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

59.2

Sep 2017

60.2

Jun 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

56.4

Sep 2017

54.8

Jun 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

69.2

Nov 2017

69.4

Oct 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Serbia

55.3

Sep 2017

54.5

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.1

Oct 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

62.2

Sep 2017

61.9

Jun 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Sep 2017

59.9

Jun 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

38.9

Mar 2017

38.9

Dec 2016

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Kenya

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

53.5

2016

50.4

2015

39.2

2008

53.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

393.4

2016

619.7

2015

0.4

1988

1,491.2

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

28.4

Oct 2017

13.5

Sep 2017

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Money Supply M2

24,327.15

Oct 2017

24,389.30

Sep 2017

3,856.63

Aug 2001

24,389.30

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

2,858.66

2022

2,563.22

2021

17.46

1982

2,858.66

2022

KES bn

yearly

1982 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

0.00

Dec 2016

0.00

Jun 2016

0.00

Dec 2016

3,080.00

Dec 2013

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.15

2016

0.18

2015

0.15

2016

1.67

2009

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

4.2

Sep 2017

4.8

Jun 2017

-0.8

Dec 2012

13.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.26

2016

-0.47

2015

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

7.4

Oct 2017

7.4

Sep 2017

-8.4

Sep 2000

30.1

Sep 2011

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

27.0

2016

32.7

2015

23.4

2011

87.0

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

1,430.5

Oct 2017

1,369.0

Sep 2017

185.0

Oct 1999

1,800.4

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.79

Nov 2017

8.47

Oct 2017

1.44

Oct 2012

28.37

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,242.45

2022

2,109.82

2021

326.99

1993

2,242.45

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

326.86

2016

320.41

2015

16.03

2003

1,229.72

2001

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

13.6

2016

14.3

2015

11.0

1960

19.8

1980

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

3,711.9

Dec 2017

3,804.7

Nov 2017

1,027.0

Sep 2002

5,774.3

Jan 2007

Jan1966=100

monthly

Jan 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

30,128.4

Oct 2017

29,767.1

Sep 2017

4,141.1

Aug 2001

30,128.4

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

8.0

Jun 2017

7.7

Mar 2017

3.5

May 2012

33.4

Nov 2001

%

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Visitor Arrivals

1,268,200

2016

1,114,156

2015

730,700

1992

1,750,009

2011

Person

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

3,296.21

2022

2,957.00

2021

21.72

1982

3,296.21

2022

KES bn

yearly

1982 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

8,200.00

Dec 2016

3,200.00

Jun 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2011

11,200.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Gold Production

300.00

2015

200.00

2014

20.00

1992

3,600.00

2012

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

45.4

2016

44.2

2015

6.1

1950

45.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

19.0

2016

19.0

2015

16.6

2004

23.0

2012

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

8.09

Oct 2017

8.13

Sep 2017

0.83

Sep 2003

84.67

Jul 1993

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gold Reserves

0.72

Nov 2017

0.72

Oct 2017

0.00

Jun 2000

27.97

Mar 1997

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1973 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

6,684.02

2022

6,256.95

2021

517.14

1998

6,684.02

2022

KES bn

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

2,400.00

Dec 2016

800.00

Jun 2016

800.00

Jun 2016

5,000.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

6.7

Sep 2017

8.3

Jun 2017

-1.3

Dec 2010

14.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Unemployment Rate

11.00

2017

11.30

2016

8.10

1999

12.20

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

157.7

2016

242.0

2015

39.0

2009

242.0

2015

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

0.00

Dec 2016

0.00

Nov 2016

0.00

Dec 2016

16.13

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2016

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports

474.8

Oct 2017

495.6

Sep 2017

126.9

Oct 1999

587.0

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bank Lending Rate

13.69

Sep 2017

13.65

Aug 2017

11.97

Nov 2004

32.28

Apr 1994

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

26.5

2016

25.8

2015

18.4

2011

26.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

3.2

Dec 2017

5.5

Sep 2017

-2.8

Sep 2016

6.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Trade Balance

-955.7

Oct 2017

-873.4

Sep 2017

-1,344.8

Sep 2014

74.5

Oct 1992

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1992 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tax Revenue

3,773.36

Oct 2017

2,956.96

Sep 2017

126.88

Jul 2001

11,782.88

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

4,544.55

2022

4,300.83

2021

1,018.60

1980

4,544.55

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

103.095

Dec 2017

103.561

Nov 2017

6.900

Dec 1973

105.275

Sep 2015

KES/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,898.9

Sep 2017

7,910.2

Aug 2017

897.0

Dec 2000

8,714.8

Apr 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

13.8

2016

-11.7

2015

-32.3

2008

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Non-Performing Loans

1,784.58

Jun 2017

1,746.26

Mar 2017

471.84

Nov 2011

1,784.58

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

6.48

2022

6.48

2021

-1.08

1992

8.40

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-8.8

2016

-8.0

2015

-8.8

2016

0.8

2000

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

4.5

Dec 2017

4.7

Nov 2017

-3.7

Apr 1995

61.5

Jan 1994

%

monthly

Mar 1963 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt

22,402.5

Sep 2017

22,304.7

Aug 2017

4,218.8

Dec 1999

22,402.5

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gross National Product

69,845.12

2016

63,083.47

2015

764.96

1960

69,845.12

2016

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

7.3

2016

7.4

2015

6.0

2013

11.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-6.2

Jun 2017

-6.3

Mar 2017

-13.4

Sep 2014

-1.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
M2 Growth

5.8

Mar/2017

4.5

Feb/2017

4.5

Feb/2017

29.2

Apr/2008

%

monthly

Oct/2006 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.3

Oct 2017

5.3

Sep 2017

4.5

May 2011

12.0

Sep 2000

%

monthly

Dec 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

56,294.63

2016

50,449.49

2015

564.54

1961

56,294.63

2016

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

17.2

2016

21.6

2015

13.1

1964

29.8

1978

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.6

2016

1.0

2015

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

10.00

Dec 2017

10.00

Nov 2017

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

12,185.06

2016

13,856.76

2015

124.04

1964

14,059.18

2014

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-8.81

2022

-7.88

2021

-8.81

2022

1.06

1999

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

18,335.08

2016

20,404.96

2015

4,551.30

1999

49,306.55

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

4.9

2016

5.4

2015

-0.5

2008

9.3

2010

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

2,225.1

2016

2,618.5

2015

69.0

1970

2,618.5

2015

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

1,833

2014

1,829

2013

500

2000

2,004

2012

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Employed Persons

15,996,500.00

2016

15,163,600.00

2015

10,012,500.00

2008

15,996,500.00

2016

Person

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-24.8

2016

4.4

2015

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

1.55

1995

45.98

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.75

2022

5.07

2021

-10.06

2006

23.91

2011

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

483,228.16

2016

533,080.26

2015

31,640.41

1995

533,080.26

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

67,484.69

2016

61,154.92

2015

4,561.60

1997

97,602.29

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

38,982,188.00

2016

37,715,944.00

2015

0.00

1991

38,982,188.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

1,091,000.00

2016

1,076,118.00

2015

615,733.00

2008

1,091,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

14.90

2017

12.31

2016

8.59

2004

14.90

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

1,761.05

2016

1,813.00

2015

1.29

2004

2,285.18

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

154,928.36

2016

174,087.72

2015

10,116.56

1996

211,225.02

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

1,553.44

2016

1,442.71

2015

746.97

2006

1,553.44

2016

USD

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

79.1

2016

78.4

2015

58.0

1985

79.8

2013

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

27,915.39

Jun 2017

27,903.34

May 2017

3,753.76

Aug 2001

27,915.39

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

877,089.01

2013

873,664.68

2010

140,864.48

2000

877,089.01

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

24,940.10

2016

24,518.92

2015

1,173.11

1998

27,038.34

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

2,102.09

2016

2,046.57

2015

74.06

1995

2,783.70

2002

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

72,801.00

2016

85,496.00

2015

28,000.00

1965

664,099.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

81.28

2016

80.68

2015

0.00

1991

81.28

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

34,383.07

2016

34,531.33

2015

3,025.90

1996

39,701.20

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

445,398.00

2015

397,614.00

2014

51,944.00

2009

445,398.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

43,470.1

Sep 2017

42,930.6

Aug 2017

6,653.7

Sep 1999

43,470.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Monthly Earnings

526

2016

555

2015

416

2012

555

2015

USD

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

21,010.5

Jun 2017

19,534.1

Mar 2017

8,799.1

Mar 2009

21,010.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Current Account Balance

-418.0

Jun 2017

-464.0

May 2017

-794.2

Sep 2014

457.5

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Electricity Production

857

Oct 2017

855

Sep 2017

441

Feb 2006

866

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Sep 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

3.2

2016

4.1

2015

2.3

2006

6.1

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

42.9

Jun 2017

42.5

May 2017

29.1

Feb 2001

45.0

Nov 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

10,600

2016

14,100

2015

5,000

2006

14,100

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.3

Sep 2017

5.3

Aug 2017

3.0

May 2009

5.8

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Sep 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

39.90

2016

35.64

2015

35.64

2015

3,772.26

2014

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Exports Growth

16.6

Oct 2017

10.6

Sep 2017

-19.3

Oct 2016

62.4

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

0.2

2014

-8.7

2013

-58.7

2000

44.1

2010

%

yearly

1996 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Nominal GDP Growth

11.43

Sep 2017

13.73

Jun 2017

7.76

Mar 2016

20.01

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Public Consumption Expenditure

9,620.39

2016

9,114.47

2015

86.72

1960

9,620.39

2016

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

13,496.89

Oct 2017

13,408.07

Sep 2017

1,237.58

Feb 1996

13,496.89

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

10.21

Sep 2017

11.33

Jun 2017

9.53

Sep 2011

14.60

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Population

53.52

2022

52.11

2021

15.74

1980

53.52

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

1,381.47

2015

1,282.90

2014

639.77

2005

1,381.47

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

41,553.43

2013

70,041.14

2010

697.34

2000

70,041.14

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2013

Updated on 2016