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Kenya Total Imports Growth

1999 - 2018 | Monthly | % | CEIC

Kenya's Total Imports grew 4.5 % YoY in Jan 2018, compared with an increase of 15.1 % YoY in the previous month. Kenya's Total Imports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Aug 1999 to Jan 2018, with an averaged rate of 13.5 %. The data reached an all-time high of 86.4 % in Aug 2011 and a record low of -27.8 % in Jul 2002. CEIC calculates Total Imports Growth from monthly Total Imports. The Central Bank of Kenya provides Total Imports, CIF, in local currency.

In the latest reports, Kenya's Total Imports recorded 1.5 USD bn in Jan 2018. Total Exports reached 519.3 USD mn in Jan 2018, which registered an increase of 9.4 % year on year. Kenya's Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 1.0 USD bn in Jan 2018.

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What was Kenya's Total Imports Growth in Jan 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.5

Jan 2018

15.1

Dec 2017

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 20 Mar 2018

View Kenya's Total Imports Growth from Aug 1999 to Jan 2018 in the chart:

Total Imports Growth Kenya

Series Details
Series ID

211432102

Name

Total Imports Growth Kenya

Country

Kenya

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Aug 1999

Last Date

Jan 2018

Last Updated

20 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

14.6

Variance

458.1

Standard deviation

21.4

Skewness

0.4

Kurtosis

0.2

Coefficient variation

1.5

Median

13.5

Max
Aug 2011

86.4

Min
Jul 2002

-27.8

Previous observation
Dec 2017

15.1

Last observation
Jan 2018

4.5

Number of Observations

222

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

4.1

Feb 2018

27.0

Jan 2018

-16.1

Dec 2012

35.2

Sep 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Argentina

26.6

Feb 2018

28.7

Jan 2018

-71.3

Apr 2002

132.5

Mar 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Armenia

40.4

Feb 2018

49.5

Jan 2018

-45.5

May 2009

108.3

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Australia

11.9

Feb 2018

6.1

Jan 2018

-18.0

Nov 2009

74.3

Aug 1974

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Austria

3.4

Dec 2017

8.3

Nov 2017

-25.9

Jun 2009

57.6

Mar 1955

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-13
Azerbaijan

43.7

Feb 2018

53.1

Jan 2018

-56.5

Jan 2006

188.9

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

-13.5

2016

-20.6

2015

-22.6

1986

117.8

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-02
Bangladesh

26.1

Jan 2018

19.6

Dec 2017

-33.3

Jul 1991

142.7

Nov 1988

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Belarus

26.2

Jan 2018

29.5

Dec 2017

-42.6

Jul 2009

81.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Belgium

3.0

Jan 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

-32.2

Apr 2009

40.8

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Bolivia

-10.8

Feb 2018

20.7

Jan 2018

-36.7

Apr 2001

77.4

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.3

Feb 2018

24.2

Jan 2018

-30.3

Aug 2009

60.5

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Botswana

-1.1

Jan 2018

9.6

Dec 2017

-33.7

Apr 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Brazil

6.7

Mar 2018

13.7

Feb 2018

-39.7

Oct 1977

153.0

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-04
Brunei

9.2

Nov 2017

17.5

Oct 2017

-57.6

Jul 2016

159.6

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bulgaria

19.3

Jan 2018

14.7

Dec 2017

-41.2

Jun 2009

47.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cambodia

17.4

Sep 2017

8.4

Jun 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

35.0

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Canada

3.5

Feb 2018

1.8

Jan 2018

-24.3

Jun 2009

30.8

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Chile

14.4

Feb 2018

11.2

Jan 2018

-46.5

May 2009

64.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
China

22.5

Feb 2018

20.4

Jan 2018

-25.5

Mar 2015

74.7

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-08
Colombia

10.4

Jan 2018

-10.0

Dec 2017

-40.5

Apr 1999

108.7

Mar 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Croatia

-9.1

Dec 2017

5.3

Nov 2017

-44.8

Dec 1998

55.0

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Cyprus

-3.6

Jan 2018

4.8

Dec 2017

-46.3

Apr 2016

124.3

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Czech Republic

8.5

Jan 2018

0.7

Dec 2017

-25.7

Apr 2009

44.9

Oct 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Denmark

9.6

Jan 2018

0.9

Dec 2017

-28.3

Jun 2009

24.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Ecuador

21.4

Jan 2018

13.6

Dec 2017

-39.0

Jan 2016

73.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Egypt

24.9

Jan 2018

17.6

Dec 2017

-41.2

Oct 2003

145.3

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Estonia

-8.3

Jan 2018

4.5

Dec 2017

-41.2

May 2009

229.1

Jan 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

6.8

Jan 2018

7.1

Dec 2017

-30.2

Jul 2009

35.7

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Finland

1.0

Jan 2018

5.6

Dec 2017

-38.7

Apr 2009

39.9

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
France

1.3

Feb 2018

1.7

Jan 2018

-21.7

Aug 2009

23.1

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Georgia

8.7

Feb 2018

18.8

Jan 2018

-51.5

Dec 1998

364.8

Feb 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Germany

6.0

Jan 2018

9.0

Dec 2017

-23.6

Jul 2009

73.7

Feb 1951

%

monthly

Jan 1951 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Greece

-0.8

Feb 2018

1.1

Jan 2018

-38.2

May 2009

101.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Hong Kong

-3.2

Feb 2018

23.8

Jan 2018

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Hungary

5.5

Feb 2018

9.4

Jan 2018

-24.5

Apr 2009

35.1

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-09
Iceland

31.3

Feb 2018

14.6

Jan 2018

-37.1

May 2009

92.8

Dec 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
India

10.4

Feb 2018

26.0

Jan 2018

-37.5

Nov 1991

78.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Indonesia

25.2

Feb 2018

27.9

Jan 2018

-42.4

Apr 2009

67.5

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Iran

5.2

2017

-22.5

2016

-41.1

1995

58.5

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ireland

21.7

Jan 2018

4.0

Dec 2017

-27.6

May 2003

64.7

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Israel

33.9

Feb 2018

15.2

Jan 2018

-40.8

Apr 2009

43.4

Aug 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Italy

7.8

Jan 2018

3.8

Dec 2017

-29.4

Apr 2009

39.4

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ivory Coast

5.5

2015

5.0

2014

-15.2

1990

85.1

1994

%

yearly

1966 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-20
Japan

16.4

Feb 2018

6.1

Jan 2018

-41.6

Jun 2009

35.5

May 1996

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Jordan

8.1

Jan 2018

7.5

Dec 2017

-59.4

Jun 1986

189.2

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Kazakhstan

24.6

Jan 2018

11.9

Dec 2017

-66.2

Jun 1999

170.7

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

4.5

Jan 2018

15.1

Dec 2017

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 20 Mar 2018
Kosovo

3.7

Feb 2018

32.8

Jan 2018

-20.5

Nov 2005

56.1

Feb 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Kuwait

12.9

Dec 2017

10.7

Sep 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Kyrgyzstan

52.0

Jan 2018

21.5

Dec 2017

-46.7

Oct 2015

107.3

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Laos

22.8

Sep 2017

4.2

Jun 2017

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Latvia

7.9

Jan 2018

6.4

Dec 2017

-44.4

Apr 2009

57.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Lebanon

6.3

Jan 2018

43.9

Dec 2017

-67.8

Aug 2006

288.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-04
Lithuania

13.2

Jan 2018

16.5

Dec 2017

-43.6

Apr 2009

50.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Luxembourg

13.4

Jan 2018

8.3

Dec 2017

-26.6

Jun 2002

59.9

Dec 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Macau

29.7

Feb 2018

31.4

Jan 2018

-27.4

Mar 2009

65.5

Feb 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Macedonia

28.8

Feb 2018

43.1

Jan 2018

-46.3

May 2009

86.3

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-04
Malawi

15.2

Sep 2016

104.0

Aug 2016

-64.3

Mar 2000

317.5

Mar 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Malaysia

-3.2

Feb 2018

11.0

Jan 2018

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Malta

-20.3

Jan 2018

15.2

Dec 2017

-56.9

Feb 2017

102.3

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

-10.3

Jan 2018

15.5

Dec 2017

-25.9

Feb 2009

35.8

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

11.4

Feb 2018

10.9

Jan 2018

-34.1

May 2009

45.5

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Moldova

28.5

Feb 2018

40.3

Jan 2018

-48.5

Aug 2009

69.3

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Mongolia

70.6

Feb 2018

30.3

Jan 2018

-51.3

Feb 2009

163.8

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Montenegro

4.3

Feb 2018

18.6

Jan 2018

-43.9

Jun 2009

83.1

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Morocco

20.2

Feb 2018

3.6

Jan 2018

-32.1

Sep 2009

61.8

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Myanmar

7.9

Oct 2017

47.0

Sep 2017

-52.0

Jun 2012

122.3

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Nepal

38.8

Feb 2018

25.3

Jan 2018

-59.6

Oct 2015

170.0

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Netherlands

10.1

Jan 2018

4.3

Dec 2017

-24.3

Apr 2009

32.3

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
New Zealand

4.6

Feb 2018

18.7

Jan 2018

-35.3

May 1962

97.7

Mar 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-25
Nigeria

19.3

Dec 2017

19.6

Nov 2017

-66.4

Feb 1986

114.1

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-24
Norway

4.5

Feb 2018

6.6

Jan 2018

-47.1

Jul 1978

58.7

Jul 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Oman

7.6

Oct 2017

34.5

Sep 2017

-49.3

Nov 1976

130.8

Mar 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Pakistan

15.7

Feb 2018

25.8

Jan 2018

-31.8

Sep 2009

86.2

Jul 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Panama

30.3

Jan 2018

10.6

Dec 2017

-28.8

May 2009

100.1

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Paraguay

24.5

Feb 2018

28.6

Jan 2018

-47.1

Apr 1999

111.7

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Peru

9.6

Feb 2018

14.5

Jan 2018

-47.6

Jul 1989

117.2

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Philippines

11.4

Jan 2018

20.0

Dec 2017

-37.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Poland

5.3

Jan 2018

3.1

Dec 2017

-16.9

Apr 2005

53.8

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Portugal

12.4

Jan 2018

-0.5

Dec 2017

-32.4

Feb 2009

32.0

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Qatar

2.0

Feb 2018

2.7

Jan 2018

-56.3

Jul 2004

356.6

Nov 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Romania

17.3

Jan 2018

10.8

Dec 2017

-38.7

Apr 2009

43.1

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Russia

20.7

Jan 2018

23.4

Dec 2017

-52.3

Jan 1999

63.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Saudi Arabia

-8.7

2017

-19.8

2016

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Serbia

30.4

Feb 2018

36.8

Jan 2018

-44.2

May 2009

94.8

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Singapore

9.6

Feb 2018

-2.7

Jan 2018

-31.5

Apr 2009

101.3

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1965 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Slovakia

14.1

Jan 2018

1.3

Dec 2017

-36.1

Apr 2009

35.8

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Slovenia

12.5

Jan 2018

11.0

Dec 2017

-32.8

May 2009

37.3

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
South Africa

9.3

Feb 2018

18.1

Jan 2018

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
South Korea

5.0

Mar 2018

14.9

Feb 2018

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-01
Spain

5.9

Jan 2018

6.2

Dec 2017

-36.7

Mar 2009

35.5

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Sri Lanka

12.0

Jan 2018

12.8

Dec 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Sudan

58.5

Dec 2017

5.8

Nov 2017

-35.0

Jan 2007

136.7

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Sweden

10.1

Feb 2018

15.8

Jan 2018

-27.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Switzerland

-6.4

Feb 2018

7.5

Jan 2018

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Syria

3.5

Dec 2017

-10.0

Nov 2017

-85.7

Feb 1989

548.5

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Taiwan

7.5

Feb 2018

12.6

Jan 2018

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Tajikistan

92.5

Jan 2018

3.6

Dec 2017

-86.7

Oct 2014

415.2

Oct 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-12
Thailand

4.7

Feb 2018

13.2

Jan 2018

-37.1

Feb 2009

61.8

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Tunisia

17.2

Mar 2018

22.5

Feb 2018

-28.0

Sep 2015

51.8

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Turkey

19.5

Feb 2018

36.0

Jan 2018

-43.4

Apr 2009

51.5

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Ukraine

31.8

Jan 2018

17.8

Dec 2017

-59.6

Jun 2009

73.8

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
United Arab Emirates

-13.5

Sep 2017

-6.4

Aug 2017

-16.8

Jun 2017

38.1

Oct 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
United Kingdom

13.6

Jan 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

-18.9

Jul 2009

40.7

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
United States

11.1

Feb 2018

7.3

Jan 2018

-35.4

May 2009

33.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Uruguay

21.9

Feb 2018

10.1

Jan 2018

-51.2

Aug 2002

130.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Venezuela

-12.8

Oct 2014

16.0

Sep 2014

-69.7

Jan 2003

150.3

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on 2018-03-19
Vietnam

3.1

Mar 2018

-7.3

Feb 2018

-52.5

Jan 2009

77.4

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Yemen

3.6

Dec 2017

37.6

Nov 2017

-81.6

May 2015

185.5

May 2016

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26

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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 2018-03-20
Foreign Direct Investment

393.4

2016

619.7

2015

0.4

1988

1,491.2

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Money Supply M2

25,124.89

Feb 2018

24,582.92

Jan 2018

3,856.63

Aug 2001

25,124.89

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Production

0.00

Dec 2017

0.00

Dec 2016

0.00

Dec 2017

3,080.00

Dec 2013

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.15

2016

0.18

2015

0.15

2016

1.67

2009

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
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 2018-03-20
Labour Productivity Growth

0.27

2016

-0.47

2015

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Domestic Credit Growth

8.1

Feb 2018

7.8

Jan 2018

-8.4

Sep 2000

30.1

Sep 2011

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

27.0

2016

32.7

2015

23.4

2011

87.0

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Imports

1,530.0

Jan 2018

1,375.1

Dec 2017

185.0

Oct 1999

1,800.4

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.19

Mar 2018

3.83

Feb 2018

1.44

Oct 2012

28.37

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
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 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

13.6

2016

14.3

2015

11.0

1960

19.8

1980

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Equity Market Index

3,845.3

Mar 2018

3,735.0

Feb 2018

1,027.0

Sep 2002

5,774.3

Jan 2007

Jan1966=100

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Domestic Credit

31,735.5

Feb 2018

31,139.3

Jan 2018

4,141.1

Aug 2001

31,735.5

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Non Performing Loans Ratio

8.8

Sep 2017

8.0

Jun 2017

3.5

May 2012

33.4

Nov 2001

%

monthly

Apr 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-01-23
Visitor Arrivals

1,268,200

2016

1,114,156

2015

730,700

1992

1,750,009

2011

Person

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

9,632.00

Dec 2017

8,200.00

Dec 2016

2,000.00

Dec 2011

11,200.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Gold Production

300.00

2015

200.00

2014

20.00

1992

3,600.00

2012

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Population

45.4

2016

44.2

2015

6.1

1950

45.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-27
Capital Adequacy Ratio

19.0

2016

19.0

2015

16.6

2004

23.0

2012

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-28
Short Term Interest Rate

8.04

Jan 2018

8.01

Dec 2017

0.83

Sep 2003

84.67

Jul 1993

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Gold Reserves

0.72

Jan 2018

0.77

Dec 2017

0.00

Jun 2000

27.97

Mar 1997

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1973 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

2,253.60

Dec 2017

2,400.00

Dec 2016

800.00

Jun 2016

5,000.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
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 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Long Term Interest Rate

0.00

Jun 2017

12.37

May 2017

0.00

Jun 2017

16.13

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2017-12-29
Total Exports

519.3

Jan 2018

478.3

Dec 2017

126.9

Oct 1999

587.0

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Bank Lending Rate

13.63

Dec 2017

13.68

Nov 2017

11.97

Nov 2004

32.28

Apr 1994

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
External Debt: % of GDP

26.5

2016

25.8

2015

18.4

2011

26.5

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Trade Balance

-1,010.7

Jan 2018

-896.8

Dec 2017

-1,344.8

Sep 2014

74.5

Oct 1992

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Tax Revenue

7,981.50

Feb 2018

7,103.63

Jan 2018

126.88

Jul 2001

11,782.88

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-13
Exchange Rate against USD

101.181

Mar 2018

101.400

Feb 2018

6.900

Dec 1973

105.275

Sep 2015

KES/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,510.0

Jan 2018

7,331.9

Dec 2017

897.0

Dec 2000

8,714.8

Apr 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Visitor Arrivals Growth

13.8

2016

-11.7

2015

-32.3

2008

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Non-Performing Loans

1,998.59

Sep 2017

1,784.58

Jun 2017

471.84

Nov 2011

1,998.59

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

6.48

2022

6.48

2021

-1.08

1992

8.40

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-8.9

2017

-8.0

2016

-8.9

2017

0.8

2000

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

4.2

Mar 2018

4.5

Feb 2018

-3.7

Apr 1995

61.5

Jan 1994

%

monthly

Mar 1963 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt

22,787.7

Dec 2017

22,761.7

Nov 2017

4,218.8

Dec 1999

22,787.7

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Gross Savings Rate

7.3

2016

7.4

2015

6.0

2013

11.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Labour Force Participation Rate

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-7.0

Sep 2017

-6.2

Jun 2017

-13.4

Sep 2014

-1.5

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
M2 Growth

8.4

Feb 2018

8.3

Jan 2018

-2.6

Aug 2001

27.9

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.3

Jan 2018

5.3

Dec 2017

4.5

May 2011

12.0

Sep 2000

%

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
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 2018-03-20
Investment: % of GDP

17.2

2016

21.6

2015

13.1

1964

29.8

1978

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.6

2016

1.0

2015

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Policy Rate

9.50

Mar 2018

10.00

Feb 2018

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
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 2018-03-20
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-8.81

2022

-7.88

2021

-8.81

2022

1.06

1999

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-10-27
Industrial Production Index Growth

4.9

2016

5.4

2015

-0.5

2008

9.3

2010

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-25
Tourism Revenue

1,620

2016

1,596

2015

500

2000

2,004

2012

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

12.1

2017

-24.8

2016

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2022

5.00

2021

1.55

1995

45.98

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.75

2022

5.07

2021

-10.06

2006

23.91

2011

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-09-18
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 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

14.90

2017

12.31

2016

8.59

2004

14.90

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

1,761.05

2016

1,813.00

2015

1.29

2004

2,285.18

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
GDP per Capita

1,553.44

2016

1,442.71

2015

746.97

2006

1,553.44

2016

USD

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP

79.1

2016

78.4

2015

58.0

1985

79.8

2013

%

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
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 2016-01-28
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 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

2,102.09

2016

2,046.57

2015

74.06

1995

2,783.70

2002

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
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 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

81.28

2016

80.68

2015

0.00

1991

81.28

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-05-19
National Government Debt

44,324.7

Dec 2017

44,279.8

Nov 2017

6,653.7

Sep 1999

44,324.7

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Monthly Earnings

526

2016

555

2015

416

2012

555

2015

USD

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Nominal GDP

20,134.5

Sep 2017

21,096.3

Jun 2017

8,799.1

Mar 2009

21,096.3

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Current Account Balance

-339.0

Sep 2017

-502.0

Aug 2017

-794.2

Sep 2014

457.5

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Electricity Production

900

Jan 2018

879

Dec 2017

441

Feb 2006

900

Jan 2018

GWh

monthly

Sep 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

3.2

2016

4.1

2015

2.3

2006

6.1

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Motor Vehicles Sales

11,886

2017

10,600

2016

5,000

2006

14,100

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.0

Jan 2018

4.9

Dec 2017

3.0

May 2009

5.8

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Sep 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Foreign Portfolio Investment

39.90

2016

35.64

2015

35.64

2015

3,772.26

2014

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Exports Growth

9.4

Jan 2018

5.6

Dec 2017

-19.3

Oct 2016

62.4

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Tourism Revenue Growth

1.5

2016

-8.5

2015

-58.7

2000

44.1

2010

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Money Supply M1

13,760.77

Feb 2018

13,355.39

Jan 2018

1,237.58

Feb 1996

13,760.77

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

10.21

Sep 2017

11.34

Jun 2017

9.53

Sep 2011

14.60

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Population

53.52

2022

52.11

2021

15.74

1980

53.52

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
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 2017-06-27
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 2016-01-28