Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Kenya

CABRI member since: 2009
Region: East Africa
Currency: Kenyan Shilling (KES)
Population: 44.5 million
Capital: Nairobi
Ministry website: www.treasury.go.ke, www.devolutionplanning.go.ke
Fiscal year: July - June
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2009 KES[billions]) 3,444.07 3,640.16 3,834.25 4,050.85 4,294.05
GDP (current KES[billions]) 4,261.15 4,745.44 5,398.02 6,224.37 6,993.32
GDP growth (%) 4.56 5.69 5.33 5.65 6
GDP per capita (constant 2009 KES) 84,620.83 87,085.09 89,168.48 91,648.16 94,475.95
GDP per capita (current KES) 104,696.59 113,527.25 125,535.36 140,822.84 153,864.24
Inflation (CPI) (%) 9.38 5.72 6.88 6.58 6.3
General government revenue (% of GDP) 19.15 19.7 19.78 19.29 20.21
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 24.18 25.39 27.17 27.46 27.54
Budget balance (% of GDP) -5.03 -5.7 -7.4 -8.17 -7.34
Primary balance (% of GDP) -2.88 -3.3 -4.79 -5.31 -4.51
General government debt (% of GDP) 41.68 43.96 48.6 52.42 54.4