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  • AFRICAN STATISTICS DAY 2018

    AFRICAN STATISTICS DAY 2018

    The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics is joining other statistical agencies in African to celebrate the African Statistics Day. This day is celebrated each year in Africa on 18th November to raise public awareness of the importance of statistics in all aspects of social and economic life. The theme of the Day this year “High-quality […]Read More »
  • Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for October 2018

    Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for October 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for October, 2018. These numbers were generated from a survey of retail prices that targeted a basket of household consumption goods and services. The survey was conducted during the second and third weeks of the month, with prices being […]Read More »
  • Producer Price Index Third Quarter 2018

    Producer Price Index Third Quarter 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases the Producer Price Index (PPI) for the third quarter of 2018.  Producer Price Index measures the gross changes in the trading price of products on the domestic and non-domestic markets, at all stages of processing. The price changes are measured from the perspective of the producer. The producer […]Read More »
  • Quarterly Balance of Payments Second Quarter, 2018

    Quarterly Balance of Payments Second Quarter, 2018

    Balance of payments estimates for the second quarter, that is April to June 2018 are presented in Table 1. Current account deficit narrowed to KSh 85.8 billion, in the second quarter of 2018 from KSh 130.4 billion in the second quarter of 2017. The net surpluses in the service and secondary income accounts contributed significantly […]Read More »
  • Quarterly Gross Domestic Product Report Second Quarter, 2018

    Quarterly Gross Domestic Product Report Second Quarter, 2018

    The country’s real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is estimated to have expanded by 6.3 per cent in the second quarter of 2018 compared to 4.7 per cent during a similar quarter in 2017. The growth was against a backdrop of a fairly stable macroeconomic environment and favorable weather conditions. During the review period, the country […]Read More »
  • Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for September 2018

    Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for September 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for September, 2018. 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 prices being […]Read More »
  • Leading Economic Indicator July 2018

    Leading Economic Indicator July 2018

    The Leading Economic Indicators highlights trends in Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and inflation, interest rates, exchange rates, international trade, agriculture, energy, manufacturing, building and construction, tourismand transport. Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased from 193.31 points in June 2018 to 191.59 points in July 2018. The overall rate of inflation rose slightly from 4.28 per cent […]Read More »
  • Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for August 2018

    Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for August 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for August, 2018. These numbers were generated from a survey of retail prices that targeted a basket of household consumption goods and services. The survey was conducted during the second and third weeks of the month, with prices being […]Read More »
  • Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for July 2018

    Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for July 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for July, 2018. These numbers were generated from a survey of retail prices that targeted a basket of household consumption goods and services. The survey was conducted during the second and third weeks of the month, with prices being […]Read More »
  • Quarterly Gross Domestic Product Report First Quarter, 2018

    Quarterly Gross Domestic Product Report First Quarter, 2018

    Provisional estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) indicate that the economy expanded by 5.7 per cent during the first quarter of 2018 compared to 4.8 per cent in a similar quarter of 2017. The significant acceleration in growth was mainly attributable to improved weather conditions and a boost in business and consumer confidence after the […]Read More »

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