Kenya Policy Rate

2003 - 2020 | Monthly | % pa | Central Bank of Kenya

Kenya cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Central Bank Rediscount Rate) was set at 7.00 % pa in Dec 2020, compared with 7.00 % pa in the previous Nov 2020. Kenya Policy Rate averaged 9.00 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Jul 2003 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 18.00 % pa in Jun 2012 and a record low of 3.84 % pa in Aug 2003.

In the latest reports, Kenya Short Term Interest Rate: Monthly Average: Treasury Bills Rate: 91 Days was reported at 6.20 % pa in Aug 2020. Its Long Term Interest Rate (Treasury Bonds Rate: 10 Years) was reported at 0.00 % pa in Dec 2019. Kenya Exchange Rate against USD averaged 108.64 (KES/USD) in Oct 2020.

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Kenya Policy Rate

What was Kenya's Policy Rate in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7.00 Dec 2020 7.00 Nov 2020 3.84 Aug 2003 18.00 Jun 2012 % pa monthly Jul 2003 - Dec 2020

Policy Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% pa) 0.50 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020
Algeria (% pa) 3.00 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1963 - Dec 2020
Argentina (%) 30.79 Oct 2020 monthly Aug 1985 - Oct 2020
Armenia (% pa) 5.25 Dec 2020 monthly May 2001 - Dec 2020
Australia (% pa) 0.10 Nov 2020 monthly Aug 1990 - Nov 2020
Austria (% pa) 0.00 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (% pa) 6.50 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Bahrain (% pa) 1.00 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (% pa) 4.75 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2009 - Nov 2020
Belarus (% pa) 7.75 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1991 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,914.738 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 65,629.4 Sep 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 65.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 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) 721,740.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Recurrent (KES mn) 721,740.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Development (KES mn) 137,310.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue (KES mn) 509,720.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax (KES mn) 425,290.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Excise Duty (KES mn) 64,450.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: VAT (KES mn) 114,140.000 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Surplus or Deficit (KES bn) -478.312 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Central Government Debt: Domestic (KES mn) 3,457,110.000 Sep 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Sep 2020
Central Government Debt: External (KES mn) 3,663,490.000 Sep 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Sep 2020

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