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Kenya Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Kenya's Unemployment Rate dropped to 11.47 % in Dec 2017, from the previously reported number of 11.52 % in Dec 2016. Kenya's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 10.48 %. The data reached an all-time high of 12.17 % in Dec 2009 and a record low of 10.00 % in Dec 1999. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

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What was Kenya's Unemployment Rate in 2017?

Last

11.47

2017
Previous

11.52

2016
Min

10.00

1999
Max

12.17

2009
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1991 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Kenya's Unemployment Rate from 1991 to 2017 in the chart:

Kenya Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

355228317

Name

Kenya Unemployment Rate

Country

Kenya

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1991

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

10.80

Variance

0.58

Standard deviation

0.76

Skewness

0.61

Kurtosis

-1.30

Coefficient variation

0.07

Median

10.48

Max
2009

12.17

Min
1999

10.00

Previous observation
2016

11.52

Last observation
2017

11.47

Number of Observations

27

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More Countries/Regions for Unemployment Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

13.37

Dec 2017

13.60

Sep 2017

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

7.20

Dec 2017

8.30

Sep 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.53

Mar 2018

5.55

Feb 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Austria

5.04

Mar 2018

5.02

Feb 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.25

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Azerbaijan

4.96

Dec 2017

4.94

Sep 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.50

Mar 2018

0.50

Feb 2018

0.50

Mar 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Belgium

6.44

Dec 2017

7.29

Sep 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.92

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

13.10

Mar 2018

12.60

Feb 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.60

Dec 2017

5.80

Sep 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-26
Canada

5.80

Mar 2018

5.80

Feb 2018

5.80

Mar 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Chile

6.90

Mar 2018

6.70

Feb 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
China

3.89

Mar 2018

3.90

Dec 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
Colombia

9.44

Mar 2018

10.80

Feb 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Croatia

10.90

Dec 2017

9.00

Sep 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cyprus

10.10

Dec 2017

10.00

Sep 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Czech Republic

2.40

Mar 2018

2.40

Dec 2017

2.40

Mar 2018

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Denmark

5.40

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-21
Ecuador

4.43

Mar 2018

4.62

Dec 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Egypt

11.30

Dec 2017

11.90

Sep 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-19
Estonia

5.30

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

7.10

Mar 2018

7.10

Feb 2018

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Finland

8.20

Mar 2018

8.30

Feb 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
France

8.90

Dec 2017

9.60

Sep 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-25
Germany

3.40

Mar 2018

3.50

Feb 2018

3.40

Mar 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

20.60

Jan 2018

20.80

Dec 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Hong Kong

2.90

Mar 2018

2.90

Feb 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Hungary

3.86

Mar 2018

3.79

Dec 2017

3.79

Dec 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Iceland

2.61

Mar 2018

2.64

Feb 2018

2.42

Feb 2008

7.56

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

11.90

Dec 2017

11.70

Sep 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-25
Israel

3.57

Mar 2018

3.82

Feb 2018

3.57

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Italy

11.02

Mar 2018

10.98

Feb 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.50

Mar 2018

2.50

Feb 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

18.50

Nov 2017

18.50

Aug 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Kazakhstan

4.90

Mar 2018

4.90

Feb 2018

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-12
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

4.00

Mar 2018

3.60

Feb 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-15
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

8.10

Dec 2017

8.50

Sep 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

7.50

Mar 2018

7.30

Feb 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Luxembourg

5.70

Mar 2018

5.70

Feb 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

1.90

Mar 2018

1.90

Feb 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Macedonia

21.90

Dec 2017

22.10

Sep 2017

21.90

Dec 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.20

Feb 2018

3.30

Jan 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Malta

3.70

Dec 2017

4.00

Sep 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

6.70

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

3.24

Mar 2018

3.30

Feb 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.99

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Moldova

3.33

Dec 2017

3.41

Sep 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

7.30

Dec 2017

9.10

Sep 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Montenegro

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Morocco

10.60

Sep 2017

9.30

Jun 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2017-11-06
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.90

Mar 2018

5.00

Feb 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
New Zealand

4.40

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Norway

3.90

Feb 2018

4.00

Jan 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016-12-07
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-18
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.30

Jan 2018

5.00

Oct 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

4.50

Dec 2017

4.70

Sep 2017

4.50

Dec 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Portugal

7.40

Mar 2018

7.60

Feb 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Romania

4.50

Mar 2018

4.60

Feb 2018

4.50

Mar 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Russia

5.00

Mar 2018

5.00

Feb 2018

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Serbia

14.70

Dec 2017

12.90

Sep 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-05
Singapore

2.00

Mar 2018

2.10

Dec 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

7.70

Dec 2017

8.00

Sep 2017

7.70

Dec 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Slovenia

5.80

Dec 2017

6.30

Sep 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
South Africa

26.70

Dec 2017

27.70

Sep 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Spain

16.74

Mar 2018

16.55

Dec 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Sri Lanka

4.00

Dec 2017

4.20

Sep 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.15

Mar 2018

6.23

Feb 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Switzerland

4.60

Dec 2017

4.49

Nov 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.67

Mar 2018

3.70

Feb 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tajikistan

2.20

Feb 2018

2.10

Jan 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Thailand

1.10

Apr 2018

1.20

Mar 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Tunisia

15.50

Dec 2017

15.30

Sep 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-18
Turkey

9.90

Jan 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Ukraine

9.90

Dec 2017

8.90

Sep 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.23

Jan 2018

4.31

Dec 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
United States

3.90

Apr 2018

4.10

Mar 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Uruguay

8.48

Mar 2018

9.31

Feb 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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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
Bank Lending Rate

13.63

Dec 2017

13.68

Nov 2017

11.97

Nov 2004

32.28

Apr 1994

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monthly

Jul 1991 - Dec 2017

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CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

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Apr 2018

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Mar 2018

0.26

Apr 2018

28.37

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Updated on 2018-04-30
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2016

19.0

2015

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2004

23.0

2012

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yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-28
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

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Apr 2018

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Mar 2018

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Apr 1995

61.5

Jan 1994

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monthly

Mar 1963 - Apr 2018

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1,091,000.00

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1,076,118.00

2015

615,733.00

2008

1,091,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Current Account Balance

-351.0

Dec 2017

-357.0

Nov 2017

-794.2

Sep 2014

457.5

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Direct Investment Abroad

257.1

2017

157.7

2016

39.0

2009

257.1

2017

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-24
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 2018-04-24
Electricity Production

837

Feb 2018

900

Jan 2018

441

Feb 2006

900

Jan 2018

GWh

monthly

Sep 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Employed Persons

16,893,500.00

2017

15,995,700.00

2016

10,012,500.00

2008

16,893,500.00

2017

Person

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Equity Market Index

3,735.1

Apr 2018

3,845.3

Mar 2018

1,027.0

Sep 2002

5,774.3

Jan 2007

Jan1966=100

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD

100.611

Apr 2018

101.181

Mar 2018

6.900

Dec 1973

105.275

Sep 2015

KES/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exports: ICT Goods

41,553.43

2013

70,041.14

2010

597.21

2000

70,041.14

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-25
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
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
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
External Debt

24,831.1

Mar 2018

25,276.8

Feb 2018

4,218.8

Dec 1999

25,276.8

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
External Debt: % of GDP

30.3

2017

26.4

2016

18.4

2011

30.3

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-19
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

3.1

2016

4.1

2015

2.3

2006

6.1

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.00

2023

5.00

2022

1.55

1995

45.98

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-6.97

2023

-6.75

2022

-6.97

2023

1.06

1999

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

9.50

2023

9.65

2022

-10.06

2006

23.91

2011

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

4,761.23

2023

4,531.93

2022

1,018.60

1980

4,761.23

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

3,717.76

2023

3,355.14

2022

21.72

1982

3,717.76

2023

KES bn

yearly

1982 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

8,134.29

2023

7,438.22

2022

517.14

1998

8,134.29

2023

KES bn

yearly

1998 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,054.78

2023

2,727.41

2022

17.46

1982

3,054.78

2023

KES bn

yearly

1982 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,427.92

2023

2,292.80

2022

326.99

1993

2,427.92

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

54.96

2023

53.52

2022

15.74

1980

54.96

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

6.04

2023

6.49

2022

-1.08

1992

8.40

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

671.5

2017

393.4

2016

0.4

1988

1,491.2

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.9

2017

0.6

2016

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

9.78

Dec 2017

10.60

Sep 2017

9.53

Sep 2011

14.60

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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

-109.84

2017

39.90

2016

-109.84

2017

3,772.26

2014

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
GDP Deflator Growth

-0.7

Dec 2017

1.6

Sep 2017

-1.3

Dec 2010

14.2

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
GDP per Capita

1,608.30

2017

1,562.26

2016

746.97

2006

1,608.30

2017

USD

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Gold Production

300.00

2015

200.00

2014

20.00

1992

3,600.00

2012

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
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 2018-04-24
Government Debt: % of GDP

59.0

2017

53.2

2016

39.2

2008

59.0

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

14,130.63

2017

12,194.75

2016

124.04

1964

14,130.63

2017

USD mn

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-24
Gross Savings Rate

6.2

2017

8.4

2016

5.8

2013

11.7

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Imports: ICT Goods

877,089.01

2013

873,664.68

2010

95,527.62

2000

877,089.01

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-25
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
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
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
Industrial Production Index Growth

-1.1

2017

4.5

2016

-1.1

2017

9.3

2010

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Investment: % of GDP

19.3

2017

17.3

2016

13.1

1964

29.8

1978

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Labour Force Participation Rate

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.22

2017

0.31

2016

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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
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 2018-04-24
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
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

32.5

2017

26.8

2016

23.4

2011

87.0

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Minerals Production

453,200.00

2016

445,398.00

2015

51,944.00

2009

453,200.00

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-24
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 2018-04-24
Monthly Earnings

556

2017

527

2016

416

2012

556

2017

USD

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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
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
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
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
Motor Vehicles Sales

11,886

2017

10,600

2016

5,000

2006

14,100

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

12.1

2017

-24.8

2016

-24.8

2016

58.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Nominal GDP

17,043.7

Dec 2017

19,360.3

Sep 2017

8,799.1

Mar 2009

20,075.9

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Nominal GDP Growth

4.28

Dec 2017

6.43

Sep 2017

4.28

Dec 2017

20.44

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Non Performing Loans Ratio

8.9

Dec 2017

8.8

Sep 2017

3.5

May 2012

33.4

Nov 2001

%

monthly

Apr 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Non-Performing Loans

2,084.49

Dec 2017

1,998.59

Sep 2017

471.84

Nov 2011

2,084.49

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-19
Policy Rate

9.50

Apr 2018

9.50

Mar 2018

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Population

46.6

2017

45.4

2016

6.1

1950

46.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Private Consumption Expenditure

60,189.34

2017

56,049.25

2016

564.54

1961

60,189.34

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Private Consumption: % of GDP

79.5

2017

78.4

2016

58.0

1985

79.8

2013

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Public Consumption Expenditure

10,687.91

2017

9,421.77

2016

86.72

1960

10,687.91

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Public Consumption: % of GDP

14.3

2017

13.3

2016

11.0

1960

19.8

1980

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Real GDP Growth

4.7

Dec 2017

4.7

Sep 2017

-0.8

Dec 2012

13.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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
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 2018-04-26
Tax Revenue

8,990.55

Mar 2018

7,981.50

Feb 2018

126.88

Jul 2001

11,782.88

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.15

2016

0.18

2015

0.15

2016

1.65

2008

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

80.44

2016

79.85

2015

0.00

1991

80.44

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-24
Total Exports

564.8

Feb 2018

519.3

Jan 2018

126.9

Oct 1999

587.0

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Total Exports Growth

19.4

Feb 2018

9.4

Jan 2018

-19.3

Oct 2016

62.4

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Total Imports

1,271.2

Feb 2018

1,530.0

Jan 2018

185.0

Oct 1999

1,800.4

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Total Imports Growth

-1.5

Feb 2018

4.5

Jan 2018

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Tourism Revenue

1,620

2016

1,596

2015

500

2000

2,004

2012

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Tourism Revenue Growth

1.5

2016

-8.5

2015

-58.7

2000

44.1

2010

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Trade Balance

-706.4

Feb 2018

-1,010.7

Jan 2018

-1,344.8

Sep 2014

74.5

Oct 1992

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Visitor Arrivals

1,363,900

2017

1,268,200

2016

730,700

1992

1,750,009

2011

Person

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Visitor Arrivals Growth

7.5

2017

13.8

2016

-32.3

2008

29.3

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
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