Kenya Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

2006 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Kenya Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

  • Kenya Motor Vehicles Sales dropped 23.9 % in Dec 2019, compared with a growth of 41.3 % in the previous year.
  • Kenya Motor Vehicles Sales Growth rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 2006 to Dec 2019, with an average growth rate of 1.9 %.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 58.3 % in Dec 2012 and a record low of -50.5 % in Dec 2017.
  • Car Sales of Kenya recorded 5,643.0 units in Dec 2019.

CEIC calculates annual Motor Vehicles Sales Growth from semiannual Motor Vehicles Sales. The International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers provides year-to-date Motor Vehicles Sales.

View Kenya's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth from 2006 to 2019 in the chart:

Kenya Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

What was Kenya's Motor Vehicles Sales Growth in 2019?

Kenya Motor Vehicles Sales dropped 23.9 % in Dec 2019, compared with a growth of 41.3 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-23.9 2019 41.3 2018 -50.5 2017 58.3 2012 % yearly 2006 - 2019

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 38.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Algeria (%) -1.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Argentina (%) 20.4 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Armenia (%) -32.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Australia (%) -6.4 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Austria (%) 1.5 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 67.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Bahrain (%) -16.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Bangladesh (%) 5.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Belarus (%) 20.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Belgium (%) -9.3 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Bolivia (%) -12.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) -52.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Botswana (%) -87.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Brazil (%) -0.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2022
Brunei (%) 20.1 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2020
Bulgaria (%) 16.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Cambodia (%) 12.6 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Canada (%) -13.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1947 - Apr 2022
Chile (%) 11.4 May 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - May 2022
China (%) -12.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Colombia (%) 3.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 24.0 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Cyprus (%) -3.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Czech Republic (%) 10.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) -4.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 40.3 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Egypt (%) 26.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Estonia (%) 18.6 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Finland (%) 2.0 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
France (%) 2.0 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Georgia (%) -3.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Germany (%) -9.0 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Ghana (%) -19.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Greece (%) 26.7 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) -12.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Hungary (%) -2.3 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Iceland (%) -34.2 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
India (%) 2.8 Mar 2022 monthly May 2002 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (%) -9.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - May 2022
Iran (%) -31.7 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Ireland (%) 21.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Israel (%) 35.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Italy (%) 6.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 15.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Japan (%) -18.1 May 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2022
Jordan (%) 3.6 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 27.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Kenya (%) -23.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (%) -11.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2022
Kuwait (%) 17.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) -35.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Laos (%) 16.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Latvia (%) 0.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Lebanon (%) -33.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 30.7 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Luxembourg (%) 4.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
North Macedonia (%) 5.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Malawi (%) 1.6 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Malaysia (%) -3.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1995 - Apr 2022
Malta (%) -6.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Mauritius (%) 3.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Mexico (%) 5.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2022
Moldova (%) 7.7 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Mongolia (%) -41.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Morocco (%) 31.6 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Myanmar (%) 43.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Nepal (%) 3.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Netherlands (%) -5.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
New Zealand (%) 38.3 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Nigeria (%) -42.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Norway (%) 20.5 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Oman (%) -0.2 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 44.8 May 2022 monthly Jul 2006 - May 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) -25.3 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Panama (%) 7.9 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2022
Paraguay (%) -15.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Peru (%) 40.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Philippines (%) 40.9 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Poland (%) 8.7 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Portugal (%) -24.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Qatar (%) 0.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Romania (%) -0.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Russia (%) -83.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - May 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 23.0 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Serbia (%) 4.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Singapore (%) -28.9 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Apr 2022
Slovakia (%) 2.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Slovenia (%) 14.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Africa (%) 4.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Spain (%) 0.3 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Sri Lanka (%) -27.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Sudan (%) -13.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Sweden (%) 4.1 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 1.1 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Syria (%) 62.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Taiwan (%) -23.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
Tajikistan (%) 0.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Thailand (%) 9.1 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1992 - Apr 2022
Tunisia (%) -5.3 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 11,211.254 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 6.2 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 72,535.4 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2021
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: Excise Duty (KES mn) 185,817.879 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Development (KES mn) 362,747.063 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue (KES mn) 1,520,933.682 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax (KES mn) 1,281,623.146 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Expenditure: ytd (KES mn) 2,069,112.502 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: VAT (KES mn) 382,306.771 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Recurrent (KES mn) 1,490,045.768 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Surplus or Deficit (KES bn) -478.312 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Central Government Debt: Domestic (KES mn) 4,032,368.180 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2021
Central Government Debt: External (KES mn) 4,174,371.530 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 7.296 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,180.7 Jan 2022 monthly Oct 1992 - Jan 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 532.8 Jan 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jan 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 10.6 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1999 - Mar 2022
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) 1,713.5 Jan 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jan 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 20.9 Jan 2022 monthly Aug 1999 - Jan 2022
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) 40.550 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 101.973 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 16.949 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1998 - Feb 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 316.557 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2022
Imports (KES mn) 213,516.620 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports (KES mn) 77,063.150 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Re-Exports (KES mn) 6,399.250 Jan 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Jan 2022
Exports: Domestic: Horticulture (KES mn) 11,361.240 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Domestic: Cement (KES mn) 363.620 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Domestic: Tea (KES mn) 13,558.640 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Domestic: Coffee (KES mn) 3,567.810 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Domestic: Chemicals (KES mn) 6,360.070 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Netherlands (KES mn) 6,399.160 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Uganda (KES mn) 7,681.590 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: United Kingdom (KES mn) 4,292.690 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Exports: Tanzania (KES mn) 5,385.080 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (KES mn) 50,645.010 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (KES mn) 37,937.830 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (KES mn) 39,240.820 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Chemicals (KES mn) 39,283.340 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Food and Live Animals (KES mn) 18,322.660 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Saudi Arabia (KES mn) 10,726.530 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: Italy (KES mn) 1,641.820 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: United Arab Emirates (KES mn) 36,265.170 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: India (KES mn) 21,434.900 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Imports: South Africa (KES mn) 3,398.830 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 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) 203.9 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -648.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,332.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,267.135 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.3 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) 36,895.2 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.8 2020 yearly 2015 - 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: Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -36,025.964 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
KE: IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 52,968.195 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
Balance of Payment: Current Account (USD mn) -648.000 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2014 - Dec 2021
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: Goods: Exports (USD mn) 1,710.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Capital Account n.i.e (USD mn) 19.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 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) 5,074.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 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) 141.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -3,363.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) 524.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 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) 475.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account n.i.e (USD mn) -1,490.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,707.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Financial Account n.i.e (USD mn) 451.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 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) 1,701.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) 402.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) 1,183.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 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) 17.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (KES mn) 135,897.000 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
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) 16,096.844 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Feb 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 30,011.781 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Feb 2022
M2 Growth (%) 6.3 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Apr 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.3 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 8,432.2 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.601 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.9 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1.083 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 1973 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 37,575.049 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 43,828.5 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.6 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 40,041.045 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.87 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 25.98 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2 (KES mn) 3,483,808.548 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Apr 2022
Money Supply: M3 (KES mn) 4,221,200.000 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (KES mn) 1,866,645.730 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Apr 2022

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