Mr Macdonal George Obudho is the new Kenya National Bureau of Statistics Director General. Mr Obudho has taken over from Mr Zachary Chege Mwangi who served as KNBS Director General for eight (8) years.
Macdonald G. Obudho joined Kenya National Bureau of Statistics in 1995 and holds a Master of Science degree in Statistics from Jomo Kenyat Read More
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and Rates of Inflation, for October, 2020. The overall year on year inflation in October 2020 stood at 4.84 per cent. The indices and inflation rates were generated from data collected through a survey of retail prices that targeted a basket of hous Read More
Foreign Investment Survey 2020 data collection
The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) in collaboration with the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) and Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) are conducting the 2020 Foreign Investment Survey (FIS 2020). The survey which started in September is the sixth in a series of fore Read More
Economic activity was markedly subdued in the second quarter of 2020 compared to the corresponding quarter in 2019. Real GDP contracted by 5.7 per cent in the review period compared to an expansion of 5.3 per cent in the second quarter of 2019. Although Kenya was somehow spared the severe effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in the first quarter of Read More