Kenya | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 102 Jul/15 102 36.23 : 106
Stock Market 148 Index points Jul/15 151 148 : 6161
Government Bond 10y 13.31 percent Jul/15 13.31 5.64 : 17.35
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 60.94 USD Billion Dec/14 55.24 0.79 : 60.94
GDP Growth Rate 3.8 percent Mar/15 1.2 -3.2 : 4.1
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.9 percent Mar/15 5.5 0.2 : 12.4
GDP Constant Prices 998344 KES Million Mar/15 961981 241627 : 998344
GDP per capita 649 USD Dec/14 633 156 : 649
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 171214 KES Million Dec/12 165761 637 : 508453
GDP per capita PPP 2776 USD Dec/14 2706 2120 : 2776
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 40 percent Dec/11 12.7 12.7 : 40
Population 45.56 Million Dec/14 41.8 8.11 : 45.56
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 6.62 percent Jul/15 7.03 3.18 : 31.5
Consumer Price Index CPI 161 Index Points Jul/15 160 99 : 161
Food Inflation 12.14 percent Jul/15 13.39 1.44 : 26.2
Inflation Rate Mom 0.07 percent Jul/15 0.29 -0.85 : 3.2
Producer Prices 111 Index points Jun/15 110 100 : 111
Producer Prices Change 1.98 percent Jun/15 1.09 -2.56 : 5.9
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 11.5 percent Jul/15 10 0.83 : 84.67
Money Supply M1 991 KES Billion May/15 1000 71.5 : 1000
Money Supply M2 2099 KES Billion May/15 2087 231 : 2099
Money Supply M3 2501589 KES Billion May/15 2464482 244755 : 2501589
Foreign Exchange Reserves 9806 USD Million Apr/15 9834 853 : 10399
Central Bank Balance Sheet 790080 KES Million Apr/15 800070 93720 : 828282
Interbank Rate 11.8 percent Jun/15 11.2 0.4 : 68.3
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -98073 Million KES May/15 -89961 -119463 : -2175
Exports 45966 Million KES May/15 39881 9007 : 48995
Imports 144039 Million KES May/15 129842 13453 : 159936
Current Account -480 USD Million Apr/15 -282 -755 : 160
Current Account to GDP -7.5 percent Dec/14 -2.9 -12.2 : 2.2
External Debt 1381 KES Billion May/15 1327 362 : 1381
Remittances 135963 USD Thousand Jun/15 129101 25154 : 135963
Capital Flows 265800000 USD Apr/15 268580000 -232920000 : 2239600000
Gold Reserves 0.03 Tonnes Mar/15 0.02 0 : 0.03
Foreign Direct Investment 89928 KES Million Dec/14 43816 871 : 89928
Terms Of Trade 73.3 Index points Dec/14 81.1 70 : 100
Tourist Arrivals 53275 Persons May/15 53953 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 -376 KES Billion Apr/15 -354 -376 : 20.97
Government Spending 1264 KES Billion Apr/15 1133 13.83 : 1298
Credit Rating 21.5 :
Government Revenues 889 KES Billion Apr/15 779 11.89 : 1001
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Car Registrations 22837 Units May/15 20730 3071 : 32401
Competitiveness Index 3.93 Points Dec/15 3.84 3.61 : 3.93
Competitiveness Rank 90 Dec/15 96 88 : 106
Corruption Index 25 Points Dec/14 27 19 : 27
Corruption Rank 145 Dec/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 15.26 percent May/15 15.4 9 : 32.28
Disposable Personal Income 5661 KES Billion Dec/14 4974 1357 : 5661
Gasoline Prices 0.99 USD/Liter Jun/15 0.98 0.4 : 1.59
Personal Savings 12 percent of GDP Dec/14 11 11 : 16
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 Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 16 percent Dec/15 16 16 : 16
Social Security Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate For Companies 5 percent Dec/15 5 5 : 5
Social Security Rate For Employees 5 percent Dec/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. 8/2/2015