Kenya | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 99.34 Jul/15 96.75 36.23 : 106
Government Bond 10y 13.31 percent Jun/15 12.84 5.64 : 17.35
Stock Market 4906 Index points Jun/15 4787 800 : 6161
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 55.24 USD Billion Dec/13 50.33 0.79 : 55.24
GDP Growth Rate -3.32 percent Sep/14 4.17 -3.32 : 4.17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.9 percent Mar/15 5.1 0.2 : 11.6
GDP Constant Prices 950252 KES Million Sep/14 982829 241627 : 982829
GDP per capita 632 USD Dec/13 614 156 : 632
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 171214 KES Million Jun/12 165761 637 : 508453
GDP per capita PPP 2705 USD Dec/13 2628 2120 : 2705
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 40 percent Dec/11 12.7 12.7 : 40
Population 41.8 Million Dec/13 40.7 8.11 : 41.8
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 7.03 percent Jun/15 6.87 3.18 : 31.5
Consumer Price Index CPI 160 Index Points Jun/15 160 99 : 160
Food Inflation 13.39 percent Jun/15 13.2 1.44 : 26.2
Inflation Rate Mom 0.29 percent Jun/15 0.81 -0.85 : 3.2
Producer Prices 110 Index points Mar/15 109 100 : 110
Producer Prices Change 1.09 percent Mar/15 1.56 -2.56 : 5.9
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 10 percent Jun/15 8.5 0.83 : 84.67
Money Supply M1 971 KES Billion Mar/15 946 71.5 : 971
Money Supply M2 2047 KES Billion Mar/15 2032 231 : 2047
Money Supply M3 2398762 KES Billion Mar/15 2407825 244755 : 2407825
Foreign Exchange Reserves 9834 USD Million Mar/15 9873 853 : 10399
Central Bank Balance Sheet 809974 KES Million Dec/14 737409 93720 : 828282
Interbank Rate 8.8 percent Apr/15 6.9 0.4 : 68.3
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -67156 Million KES Mar/15 -70498 -119463 : -2175
Exports 47707 Million KES Mar/15 42646 9007 : 48995
Imports 114862 Million KES Mar/15 113143 13453 : 159936
Current Account -282 USD Million Mar/15 -318 -755 : 160
Current Account to GDP -7.5 percent Dec/14 -2.9 -12.2 : 2.2
External Debt 1297 KES Billion Feb/15 1163 362 : 1297
Remittances 124473 USD Thousand Apr/15 126259 25154 : 130172
Capital Flows 268580000 USD Mar/15 468480000 -232920000 : 2239600000
Gold Reserves 0.03 Tonnes Mar/15 0.02 0 : 0.03
Foreign Direct Investment 43816 KES Million Dec/13 20503 871 : 46652
Terms Of Trade 81.1 Index points Dec/13 78.7 70 : 100
Tourist Arrivals 53953 Persons Apr/15 73079 36970 : 143556
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -8 percent of GDP Dec/14 -5.6 -8 : 0.81
Government Debt to GDP 49.8 percent Dec/14 44.5 42.8 : 78.3
Government Budget Value -354 KES Billion Mar/15 -174 -354 : 20.97
Government Spending 1133 KES Billion Mar/15 864 13.83 : 1298
Credit Rating 21.5 :
Government Revenues 779 KES Billion Mar/15 690 11.89 : 1001
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Car Registrations 20608 Units Dec/14 17226 3071 : 32401
Competitiveness Index 3.93 Points Jun/15 3.84 3.61 : 3.93
Competitiveness Rank 90 Jun/15 96 88 : 106
Corruption Index 25 Points Jun/14 27 19 : 27
Corruption Rank 145 Jun/14 136 52 : 154
Ease of Doing Business 136 Dec/14 129 84 : 136
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 2350130 KES Million Dec/11 1983500 4880 : 2350130
Bank Lending Rate 15.46 percent Mar/15 15.47 9 : 32.28
Disposable Personal Income 4039 KES Billion Dec/13 3627 1357 : 4039
Gasoline Prices 0.98 USD/Liter May/15 0.97 0.4 : 1.59
Personal Savings 11.8 percent of GDP Dec/13 11.3 11.3 : 15.9
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Building Permits 16464 KSH Million Mar/15 16157 390 : 30065
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/14 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 16 percent Jan/15 16 16 : 16
Social Security Rate 10 percent Jan/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate For Companies 5 percent Jan/15 5 5 : 5
Social Security Rate For Employees 5 percent Jan/15 5 5 : 5




Economic Indicators for Kenya including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Kenya economy. 7/1/2015