Kenya Real GDP Growth

2010 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kenya expanded 5.1 % YoY in Mar 2020, following a growth of 5.3 % in the previous quarter. Real GDP Growth YoY data in Kenya is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2010 to Mar 2020, with an average rate of 5.5 %. The data reached an all-time high of 13.6 % in Mar 2011 and a record low of -0.8 % in Dec 2012. CEIC calculates Real GDP Growth from quarterly Real GDP. The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2009 prices.

In the latest reports, Nominal GDP of Kenya reached 27.2 USD bn in Mar 2020. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 5.4 % in Mar 2020. GDP Per Capita in Kenya reached 2,007.8 USD in Dec 2019. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 5.4 % in Dec 2019.

What was Kenya's Real GDP Growth in Mar 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.1

% Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

5.3

% Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

-0.8

Dec 2012

13.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Updated on 01 Jul 2020

Real GDP Growth by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

-0.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Algeria (%)

0.8

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Argentina (%)

-0.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2019

Armenia (%)

3.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Australia (%)

1.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1960 - Mar 2020

Austria (%)

-2.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Mar 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

-0.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2019

Bahrain (%)

-1.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Belarus (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Belgium (%)

-14.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Bolivia (%)

0.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

2.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Botswana (%)

2.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Brazil (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2020

Brunei (%)

2.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Bulgaria (%)

-8.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Cambodia (%)

7.1

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Canada (%)

-0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1962 - Mar 2020

Chile (%)

0.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2020

China (%)

3.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Jun 2020

Colombia (%)

1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Croatia (%)

0.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Cyprus (%)

-11.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Czech Republic (%)

-2.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2020

Denmark (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2020

Ecuador (%)

-2.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Egypt (%)

5.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Mar 2020

Estonia (%)

4.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

European Union (%)

-2.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Finland (%)

-4.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Mar 2020

France (%)

-19.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1950 - Jun 2020

Georgia (%)

2.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Germany (%)

-2.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2020

Greece (%)

-0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

-8.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2020

Hungary (%)

-13.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Iceland (%)

-0.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

India (%)

3.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Mar 2020

Indonesia (%)

-5.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

Iran (%)

-12.1

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 1989 - Mar 2019

Ireland (%)

5.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Israel (%)

0.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Italy (%)

-17.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Jun 2020

Ivory Coast (%)

7.4

2018

yearly

1966 - 2018

Japan (%)

-1.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1956 - Mar 2020

Jordan (%)

1.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Kazakhstan (%)

4.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

Kenya (%)

5.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

South Korea (%)

-3.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2020

Kosovo (%)

1.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Kuwait (%)

0.4

2019

yearly

1971 - 2019

Kyrgyzstan (%)

4.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2019

Laos (%)

6.2

2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Latvia (%)

-9.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Lebanon (%)

-1.9

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Lithuania (%)

-3.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1995 - Jun 2020

Luxembourg (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Macau SAR, China (%)

-48.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

North Macedonia (%)

0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Malawi (%)

4.0

2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Malaysia (%)

-17.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2020

Malta (%)

0.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Mauritius (%)

-2.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Mexico (%)

-18.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2020

Moldova (%)

0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Mongolia (%)

-10.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Montenegro (%)

2.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Morocco (%)

0.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Myanmar (%)

6.8

2018

yearly

2012 - 2018

Nepal (%)

2.3

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

Netherlands (%)

-9.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2020

New Zealand (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 1983 - Mar 2020

Nigeria (%)

1.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Norway (%)

1.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2019

Oman (%)

-0.8

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Pakistan (%)

3.3

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Panama (%)

3.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Paraguay (%)

3.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Peru (%)

-3.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2020

Philippines (%)

-16.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Poland (%)

1.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Portugal (%)

1.8

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2019

Qatar (%)

0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Romania (%)

-10.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Russia (%)

1.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Saudi Arabia (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Serbia (%)

4.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2019

Singapore (%)

-13.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Jun 2020

Slovakia (%)

-14.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

Slovenia (%)

-3.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

South Africa (%)

-0.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2020

Spain (%)

-22.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Sri Lanka (%)

-1.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Sudan (%)

5.6

2018

yearly

1983 - 2018

Sweden (%)

-8.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Jun 2020

Switzerland (%)

-1.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Mar 2020

Syria (%)

-1.5

2017

yearly

1961 - 2017

Taiwan (%)

-0.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Jun 2020

Tajikistan (%)

7.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2019

Thailand (%)

-1.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Tunisia (%)

-1.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Turkey (%)

4.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Ukraine (%)

-1.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

United Arab Emirates (%)

1.7

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

United Kingdom (%)

-21.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1956 - Jun 2020

United States (%)

-9.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1948 - Jun 2020

Uruguay (%)

-1.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Venezuela (%)

-26.8

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2019

Vietnam (%)

7.0

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Yemen (%)

-10.0

2017

yearly

1991 - 2017

Kenya Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

27,215.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

5.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

10.554

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

2,007.801

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

5.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

78,783.382

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

81.6

2019

yearly

1964 - 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

12,465.450

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

13.1

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%)

17.4

2019

yearly

1964 - 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

15,999.727

2019

yearly

1964 - 2019

Gross National Product (USD mn)

93,578.038

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

5.4

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

4,982.576

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

2,814.865

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

6.133

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

33.401

2019

yearly

1964 - 2019

GDP: Exports of Goods and Services (KES mn)

1,171,940.400

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Imports of Goods and Services (KES mn)

2,081,480.400

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Gross Domestic Expenditure (KES mn)

9,292,682.000

2017

yearly

2006 - 2017

GDP: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Government Final Consumption Expenditure (KES mn)

1,271,396.800

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Private Final Consumption Expenditure (KES mn)

7,945,663.400

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Final Consumption Expenditure by NPISH (KES mn)

89,741.800

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (KES mn)

1,631,870.700

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Changes in Inventories (KES mn)

63,116.700

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): sa (KES mn)

2,565,103.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Imports of Goods and Services (KES mn)

1,331,441.100

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2009p: Gross Domestic Expenditure (KES mn)

5,063,637.000

2017

yearly

2006 - 2017

GDP: 2009p: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Government Final Consumption Expenditure (KES mn)

734,790.800

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2009p: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Private Final Consumption Expenditure (KES mn)

3,902,888.200

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2009p: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Final Consumption Expenditure by NPISH (KES mn)

39,531.700

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2009p: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Changes in Inventories (KES mn)

12,122.900

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: 2009p: Exports of Goods and Services (KES mn)

760,934.700

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

GDP: Health (KES mn)

39,670.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Public Administration (KES mn)

97,974.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Construction (KES mn)

160,178.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Information and Communication (KES mn)

34,629.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Accommodation and Restaurant (KES mn)

18,724.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Transport and Storage (KES mn)

190,045.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: Financial and Insurance (KES mn)

126,365.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Wholesale and Retail Trade (KES mn)

176,964.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: Education (KES mn)

108,496.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (KES mn)

2,344,201.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Financial Intermediation Services Indirectly Measured (KES mn)

-46,271.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Other Services (KES mn)

29,009.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Taxes on Production (KES mn)

213,759.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Real Estate (KES mn)

175,527.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: Professional, Admin and Support Services (KES mn)

42,960.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: at Basic Prices (KES mn)

2,563,031.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: Agriculture (KES mn)

1,174,660.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: Mining and Quarrying (KES mn)

18,873.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: Manufacturing (KES mn)

184,390.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: Electricity and Water Supply (KES mn)

54,774.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Education (KES mn)

89,703.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2009p: Transport and Storage (KES mn)

106,123.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): 2009p (KES mn)

1,350,941.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2009p: Accommodation and Restaurant (KES mn)

22,014.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Professional, Admin and Support Services (KES mn)

29,142.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Public Administration (KES mn)

50,673.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Financial and Insurance (KES mn)

79,792.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Information and Communication (KES mn)

71,618.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Taxes on Production (KES mn)

153,927.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Financial Intermediation Services Indirectly Measured (KES mn)

-28,754.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Health (KES mn)

23,153.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Real Estate (KES mn)

108,303.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2009p: Other Services (KES mn)

15,861.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: at Basic Prices (KES mn)

1,105,233.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Agriculture (KES mn)

351,397.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2009p: Mining and Quarrying (KES mn)

12,402.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Manufacturing (KES mn)

113,288.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Electricity and Water Supply (KES mn)

31,872.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Construction (KES mn)

79,320.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2009p: Wholesale and Retail Trade (KES mn)

99,817.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

GDP Deflator (2009=100)

205.236

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2009p: Gross Domestic Expenditure: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (KES mn)

900,252.200

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross National Disposable Income (KES mn)

10,082,906.800

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Gross National Disposable Income: Gross National Income (GNI) (KES mn)

9,544,024.100

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

2.0

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

404,204.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

503.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

0.000

Dec 2016

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Agricultural Production: Crops: Coffee (Tonne th)

45.000

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Agricultural Production: Crops: Tea (Tonne th)

458.800

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Agricultural Production: Crops: Sugar Cane (Tonne)

4,606,100.000

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Electricity Generation (kWh mn)

889.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Sep 2005 - Dec 2018

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-7,063.144

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

11,413.743

Apr 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Apr 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

7.8

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

62,344.0

May 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - May 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

62.1

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (KES bn)

4,304.600

2024

yearly

1982 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (KES bn)

11,241.420

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (KES bn)

3,316.379

2024

yearly

1982 - 2024

Central Government Expenditure: ytd (KES mn)

1,868,240.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Recurrent (KES mn)

1,181,500.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Expenditure: ytd: Development (KES mn)

471,960.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue (KES mn)

1,332,190.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax (KES mn)

1,096,240.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Excise Duty (KES mn)

159,490.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Revenue and Grants: ytd: Revenue: Tax: VAT (KES mn)

305,660.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2020

Central Government Surplus or Deficit (KES bn)

-714.507

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Central Government Debt: Domestic (KES mn)

3,153,143.940

May 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - May 2020

Central Government Debt: External (KES mn)

3,496,428.840

May 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - May 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

47.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

74.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Employed Persons (Person)

18,142,700.000

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Unemployment Rate (%)

2.64

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Monthly Earnings (USD)

641

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

1.01

2019

yearly

2011 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

56.427

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Employment (Person th)

18,142.700

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings (KES)

778,248.000

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings: PR: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (KES)

369,443.300

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings: PU: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (KES)

477,731.200

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings: PU: Manufacturing (KES)

1,001,369.400

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings: PU: Wholesale and Retail Trade, Repair of Motor Vehicles ... (KES)

1,543,570.900

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings: PR: Manufacturing (KES)

529,968.400

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Average Wage Earnings: PR: Wholesale and Retail Trade, Repair of Motor Vehicles ... (KES)

821,477.700

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

1,783,710

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

5,643

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-23.9

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

3,336.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

2,307.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

4.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 1963 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

6.620

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jul 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-0.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

5.000

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

CPI: Restaurants and Hotels (Feb2009=100)

196.770

Jun 2018

monthly

Feb 2009 - Jun 2018

CPI: Communication (Feb2009=100)

80.230

Jun 2018

monthly

Feb 2009 - Jun 2018

CPI: Transport (Feb2009=100)

178.690

Jun 2018

monthly

Feb 2009 - Jun 2018

CPI: Clothing and Footwear (Feb2009=100)

159.890

Jun 2018

monthly

Feb 2009 - Jun 2018

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages (Feb2009=100)

258.030

Dec 2019

monthly

Feb 2009 - Dec 2019

CPI: Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco and Narcotics (Feb2009=100)

207.710

Dec 2019

monthly

Feb 2009 - Dec 2019

CPI: Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuels (Feb2009=100)

182.220

Dec 2019

monthly

Feb 2009 - Dec 2019

Export Price Index (2009=100)

145.100

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Import Price Index (2009=100)

213.400

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-691.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 1992 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

451.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-6.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1999 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

3,473.614

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

111,775.939

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

11,783.443

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

1,142.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-18.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1999 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

8.697

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

423,920.786

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

116,763.245

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

47.850

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

42.814

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

23.660

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Trade Balance (KES mn)

-73,548.110

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports (KES mn)

48,049.300

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports: Re-Exports (KES mn)

3,528.330

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Imports (KES mn)

121,597.410

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports: Domestic: Coffee (KES mn)

2,956.330

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports: Domestic: Tea (KES mn)

10,293.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports: Domestic: Chemicals (KES mn)

3,615.870

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Exports: Domestic: Horticulture (KES mn)

9,038.140

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Exports: Domestic: Cement (KES mn)

39.190

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Exports: United Kingdom (KES mn)

3,820.660

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports: Netherlands (KES mn)

2,609.820

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Exports: Uganda (KES mn)

4,743.350

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Exports: Tanzania (KES mn)

2,009.840

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Imports: Food and Live Animals (KES mn)

11,418.920

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (KES mn)

6,104.040

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Imports: Chemicals (KES mn)

23,380.730

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (KES mn)

20,561.690

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (KES mn)

25,682.090

May 2020

monthly

Aug 1998 - May 2020

Imports: South Africa (KES mn)

3,629.530

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Imports: Italy (KES mn)

1,481.770

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Imports: United Arab Emirates (KES mn)

4,534.820

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Imports: Saudi Arabia (KES mn)

1,729.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Imports: India (KES mn)

14,207.470

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 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
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-270.0

Jun 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2019

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.281

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2019

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: Debt Securities (USD mn)

2,253.625

2019

yearly

2009 - 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

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

203.9

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.4

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

30,598.7

Dec 2019

monthly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

32.9

2019

yearly

2015 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

2,546.2

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

2.9

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-7.394

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

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: Liabilities (KES mn)

135,897.000

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

15,662.573

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

30,086.059

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

8.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - Jun 2020

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

10.0

Jun 2019

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jun 2019

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

4.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2020

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

2,469.297

Jun 2019

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jun 2019

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

8,634.9

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

8.825

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

5.5

Dec 2019

monthly

Sep 2005 - Dec 2019

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

0.968

Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1973 - Mar 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

7.3

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2019

Total Deposits (USD mn)

34,697.236

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2019

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

35,114.4

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - May 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

11.7

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - May 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

37,807.836

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2019

Total Loans Growth (%)

7.481

Jun 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2019

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

26.36

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Dec 2019

Money Supply: M3 (KES mn)

3,863,633.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2 (KES mn)

3,201,257.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (KES mn)

1,666,550.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jun 2020

Gross Loans and Advances: Total NPLs and Advances (KES bn)

251.100

Jun 2019

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jun 2019

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

46.9

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2019

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

19.5

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Central Bank of Kenya: Assets (KES mn)

1,134,946.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2019

Commercial Banks: Assets (KES mn)

4,077,499.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2019

Return on Assets (%)

2.600

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Return on Equity (%)

20.600

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Commercial Banks: Liquid Assets (KES mn)

1,911,337.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2019

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

11.950

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - May 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (KES/USD)

107.267

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

7.00

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Jul 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

7.14

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jun 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

0.00

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

73.5

Aug 2015

monthly

Oct 1997 - Aug 2015

Repo Rate: Weighted Average: Central Bank of Kenya (% pa)

8.75

Jan 2018

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jan 2018

Deposit Rate: Average (% pa)

6.960

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - May 2020

Lending Rate: Average (% pa)

11.950

May 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - May 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Bank of Kenya: Avg: European Euro (KES/EUR)

122.508

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

913

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 2005 - Jun 2020

Crude Oil: Imports (Barrel/Day th)

31.000

2010

yearly

1995 - 2010

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

1,862,500

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-3.5

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

1,564

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

6.3

2017

yearly

1996 - 2017

Visitor Departures (Person th)

1,898.000

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Length of Stay (Day th)

5,278.600

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2018

Hotel Room Nights Available (NA th)

18,327.000

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate (%)

37.000

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Hotel Bed Occupancy Rate (%)

30.800

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (Jan1966=100)

1,804.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

26.1

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

18,981.109

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: Nairobi Securities Exchange (KES bn)

2,036.040

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

No of Shares Traded: Nairobi Securities Exchange (Unit mn)

553.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

1,381.473

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

1,300,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

21.190

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

65,644.000

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

49,501,430.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

0.128

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

96.320

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

20,430.155

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

6,414.985

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Television (USD th)

1,502.690

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

663,923.110

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

477,933.103

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Television (USD th)

108,086.837

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Road Transport: No of Motor Vehicles: Registered (Unit)

3,280,934.000

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Sea Transport: Mombasa Port: Passengers (Person)

2,333.000

2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Sea Transport: Mombasa Port: Containers (TEU)

1,416,654.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

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