African Statistics Day 2022; Message from Cabinet Secretary, The National Treasury and Economic Planning

It is my pleasure to join the Kenya National Bureau of  Statistics and the rest of National Statistical offices across Africa to celebrate the auspicious occasion of the 22nd African Statistics Day. This day is set aside to increase awareness on production and use of official statistics across the continent. Read More

WOMEN AND MEN IN KENYA Facts and Figures, 2022

The Women and Men in Kenya booklet provides facts and figures on the status of women and men in Kenya. The booklet presents indicators in 12 thematic areas; Population/Demography, Health and Vital Statistics, Persons with Disabilities, Education, Labour Force, Poverty, Financial Access and Usage, Agriculture, Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Gender Based Violence (GBV), Decision Making and Governance, Peace and Security. The booklet aims at promoting understanding of the actual situation of women and men in the Kenyan society, by providing socio-economic and demographic statistics. The information provided is disaggregated by sex, age and rural-urban residence where possible.

The selected indicators contained in the booklet have been extracted from official government publications mainly produced by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.  Detailed information can be obtained in the referenced publications and sources. The booklet is a useful resource material for gender programs designers, implementers, advocates, researchers and the general public to advance the gender agenda in Kenya. Read More

CONSUMER PRICE INDICES AND INFLATION RATES FOR OCTOBER 2022

The overall year on year inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 9.6 per cent, in October 2022. As presented in Tables 1 and 2, the rise in inflation was largely due to increase in prices of commodities under food and non-alcoholic beverages (15.8%); transport (11.6%) and housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (7.1%) between October 2021 and October 2022. Read More

CONSUMER PRICE INDICES AND INFLATION RATES FOR SEPTEMBER 2022

The overall year on year inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 9.2 per cent, in September 2022. As presented in Tables 1 and 2, the rise in inflation was largely due to increase in prices of commodities under food and non-alcoholic beverages (15.5%); transport (10.2%) and housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (7.3%) between September 2021 and September 2022. Read More

CONSUMER PRICE INDICES AND INFLATION RATES FOR AUGUST 2022

The overall year on year inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 8.5 per cent, in August 2022. As presented in Tables 1 and 2, the rise in inflation was mainly due to increase in prices of commodities under food and non-alcoholic beverages (15.3 per cent); transport (7.6 per cent) and housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (5.6 per cent) between August 2021 and August 2022.

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Q1,2022 Trade Statistics Bulletin

“‘The  Q1,2022 Statistics Bulletin is a flagship product of the National Committee on Trade & Trade Facilitation Statistics which comprises institutions that produce trade and trade-related indicators. The document highlights trends in a number of indicators on international trade in goods, services that facilitate international trade in goods as well as external financial flows and stocks for the first quarter of 2022”.

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