Kenya GDP Growth Rate
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kenya expanded 0.70 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in Kenya averaged 1.15 Percent from 2005 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 3.50 Percent in the first quarter of 2010 and a record low of -2.40 Percent in the first quarter of 2008. GDP Growth Rate in Kenya is reported by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.
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Kenya is one the most developed countries in East Africa. Agriculture and Fishery (including coffee and tea cultivation) is the largest sector of the economy and accounts for about 25 percent. The fastest growing segments are Wholesale and Retail Trade and Transport and Communication. Together they account for almost 27 percent of total output. Manufacturing is the third largest sector and represents 11 percent of the GDP. Other sectors include: Real Estate, Renting and Business Services and Financial Intermediation (10.8 percent), Education (6.7 percent), Other Services (7 percent), Construction (4 percent), Public Administration (3.7 percent), Electricity and Water (2.6 percent), Hotels and Restaurants (1.5 percent). Fishing and Mining and Quarrying account for the remaining 1 percent. This page provides - Kenya GDP Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.