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 47,600,000 people, it is ranked at 29º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 82 people per km2.

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

Kenya is holding the 63 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 52,956 millions of euros (59,284 millions of dollars), ( 62.14% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,113€ euros per inhabitant1,245$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Kenya was on April of 2021 and it was 5.8%.

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 [+]201985,226M.€
Annual GDP [+]201995,410M.$
GDP per capita [+]20191,790€
GDP per capita [+]20192,004$
Debt (M.€.) [+]201952,956
Debt (M.$.) [+]201959,284
Debt (%GDP) [+]201962.14%
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,113€
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,245$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-6,591
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-7,379
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-7.73%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201921,657.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201924,245.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20183,955.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20184,671.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201819.10%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,433.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20171,619.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.98%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019985.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20191,102.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20194.60%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201925.41%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019455€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019509$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201885€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018100$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201729€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201733$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201921€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201923$
S&P Rating [+]03/05/2021B
Fitch Rating [+]12/10/2019B+
Corruption Index [+]202031
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201995º
Fragile States Index [+]201897.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201820º
Innovation Ranking [+]201878º
NMW [+]2012159.4 $
NMW [+]2012122.4 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201778º
Euro / Kenyan shilling [+]09/27/2021129.4585
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/27/2021110.3824
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20215.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/28/20217.00%
Doing Business [+]201961º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20192,307
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.12
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201531.90
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201216.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20181,930,648
Exports [+]20205,282.5 M.€
Exports [+]20206,033.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20196.12%
Imports [+]202013,513.7 M.€
Imports [+]202015,435.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201918.50%
Trade balance [+]2020-8,231.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-9,401.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-12.38%
Density [+]201982
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021116º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20171,969.9
% Immigrant [+]20192.20%
% Emigrant [+]20191.10%
Birth Rate [+]201828.75‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017356.8
Crude death rate [+]20185.47‰
Fertility Rate [+]20183.49
Population [+]201947,600,000
Immigrant stock [+]20191,044,854
Emigrant stock [+]2019525,437
HDI [+]20190.601
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020109º
Life expectancy [+]201866.34
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 [+]20190.38
Consumption GWh [+]20188,722
Generation GWh [+]201811,105
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/26/20215,102
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/26/2021248,461
Fully vaccinated [+]09/27/2021889,083
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/26/2021107.18
Doses administered [+]09/27/20213,613,357