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  • Foreign Investment Survey 2016 Report

    Foreign Investment Survey 2016 Report

    Kenya has continued to improve its investment climate, with a goal of making the country a regional industrial and financial hub. This initiative has made Kenya attractive for both domestic and international firms seeking to do business in Kenya and in the region. The country has recorded an increase in the number of foreign companies […]Read More »
  • Leading Economic Indicator October 2017

    Leading Economic Indicator October 2017

    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, tourism and transport. Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased from 183.66 points in September 2017 to 182.50 points in October 2017. The overall rate of inflation dropped from 7.06 per cent […]Read More »
  • CPI and rates of inflation for November 2017

    CPI and rates of inflation for November 2017

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for November 2017. These numbers were generated by conducting a survey of retail prices for a basket of household consumption goods and services, during the second and third weeks of the month under review. The prices were obtained from […]Read More »
  • 2017 AFRICAN STATISTICS DAY CELEBRATIONS

    2017 AFRICAN STATISTICS DAY CELEBRATIONS

    Kenya, through the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics is joining other African nations to celebrate the African Statistics Day on 17th November 2017. This day is celebrated each year in Africa on18 November 2017, to raise public awareness of the importance of statistics in all aspects of social and economic life. The theme of the […]Read More »
  • Leading Economic Indicator September 2017

    Leading Economic Indicator September 2017

    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, tourism and transport. Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased from 184.72 points in August 2017 to 183.66 points in September 2017. The overall rate of inflation dropped from 8.04 per cent […]Read More »
  • CPI and rates of inflation for October 2017

    CPI and rates of inflation for October 2017

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for October, 2017. These numbers were generated by conducting a survey of retail prices for a basket of household consumption goods and services, during the second and third weeks of the month under review. The prices were obtained from […]Read More »
  • Producer Price Index Third Quarter 2017

    Producer Price Index Third Quarter 2017

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases the Producer Price Index (PPI) for the third quarter of 2017.  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 Gross Domestic Product Report Second Quarter 2017

    Quarterly Gross Domestic Product Report Second Quarter 2017

    Real Quarterly Gross Domestic Product (QGDP) is estimated to have slowed down to 5.0 per cent in the second quarter of 2017 compared to 6.3 per cent in the corresponding quarter of 2016. The quarter in review was characterized by sharp increases in food prices as a result of adverse weather conditions and a notable […]Read More »
  • Quarterly Balance of Payments Second Quarter 2017

    Quarterly Balance of Payments Second Quarter 2017

    In the second quarter of 2017, Imports valued on f.o.b increased by 15.5 per cent to KSh 410.9 billion from KSh 355.9 billion in the second quarter of 2016, mainly on account of increased bill on imports of food and petroleum products. On the other hand, exports increased by 2.9 per cent to KSh 150.2 […]Read More »
  • CPI and rates of inflation for September 2017

    CPI and rates of inflation for September 2017

    In line with the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics commitment to release data for the monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, we hereby release the numbers for September, 2017. These numbers were generated by conducting a survey of retail prices for a basket of goods and services, during the second and third […]Read More »

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