Kenya Kenya

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Kenya, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 580,370 Km2.

Kenya, with a population of 53,771,300 people, it is ranked at 27º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 93 people per km2.

It's capital is Nairobi and its currency is Kenyan shilling

Kenya is holding the 64 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 60,076 millions of euros (68,465 millions of dollars), ( 67.6% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,117 euros per inhabitant$1,273 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Kenya was on April of 2022 and it was 6.5%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Kenya, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.601 points in 2019, leaving it in 143th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Kenya are business, you must know it's in the 61th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Kenya, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Kenya Economy
Annual GDP [+]2020€88,870M
Annual GDP [+]2020$101,279M
GDP per capita [+]2020€1,653
GDP per capita [+]2020$1,884
Debt (M.€.) [+]202060,076
Debt ($M) [+]202068,465
Debt (%GDP) [+]202067.60%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€1,117
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$1,273
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-7,200
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-8,205
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-8.10%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202021,960.2
Expenditure ($M) [+]202025,026.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20204,514.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20205,144.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201819.04%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,492.8
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20171,682.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.98%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020981.9
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20201,119.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20204.40%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202024.71%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€408
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$465
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€84
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$96
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€29
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$33
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€18
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$21
S&P Rating [+]03/05/2021B
Fitch Rating [+]12/10/2019B+
Corruption Index [+]202130
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201995º
Fragile States Index [+]201897.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201820º
Innovation Ranking [+]201878º
NMW [+]2012$159.4
NMW [+]2012€122.4
Human Capital Ranking [+]201778º
Euro / Kenyan shilling [+]05/16/2022121.1082
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/16/2022116.1735
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20226.5%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/29/20227.00%
Doing Business [+]201961º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20192,307
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.12
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201531.90
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201917.3%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201216.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20181,930,648
Exports [+]2020€5,282.5M
Exports [+]2020$6,033.7M
Exports % GDP [+]20205.94%
Imports [+]2020€13,513.7M
Imports [+]2020$15,435.3M
Imports % GDP [+]202015.21%
Trade balance [+]2020€-8,231.2M
Trade balance [+]2020$-9,401.6M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-9.26%
Density [+]202093
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021116º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20171,969.9
% Immigrant [+]20192.20%
% Emigrant [+]20191.10%
Birth Rate [+]201928.30‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017356.8
Crude death rate [+]20195.39‰
Fertility Rate [+]20193.42
% risk of poverty [+]201536.1%
Population [+]202053,771,300
Immigrant stock [+]20191,044,854
Emigrant stock [+]2019525,437
HDI [+]20190.601
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020109º
Life expectancy [+]201966.70
Suicides [+]20153,004
Suicide rate [+]20156.94
Number of homicides [+]20182,533
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20184.93
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.31
Consumption GWh [+]20198,243
Generation GWh [+]202010,792
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/14/20225,649
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/14/2022324,011
Fully vaccinated [+]05/08/20228,315,517
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/14/2022105.06
Doses administered [+]05/08/202217,927,457