Provisional estimate of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the second quarter of 2019 indicate that the economy expanded by 5.6 per cent, which was lower than 6.4 per cent growth registered during the same quarter in 2018 as shown in Figure 1. A number of sectors posted impressive performances but the overall growth was curtailed mostly by a slowd Read More
During the second quarter of 2019, net inflows of international trade in services decreased marginally to a surplus of KSh 38.3 billion. However, diaspora remittances increased by 8.1 per cent to KSh 80.8 billion boosting the secondary income account to a surplus of KSh 149.2 billion in the second quarter of 2019.< Read More
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for September, 2019. These numbers were generated from a survey of retail prices that targeted a basket of household consumption goods and services. The exercise was conducted during the second and third weeks of the month, with price Read More
Thank you fellow Kenyans, for your continued cooperation and participation in the Big Count.
The progress so far is encouraging, and we are confident that the Count will have registered universal coverage by Saturday, 31st August 2019.
We are now on the home stretch. We still have three more days left
– the rest of toda Read More
Fellow Kenyans, thank you for your participation on the Day One of the Big Count. The first day of the census exercise was largely successful. We are encouraged by the progress and can confirm that exercise went on smoothly. The enthusiasm and eagerness to be counted was profound.
We thank business owners for heeding the Government’s ca Read More