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  • Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for April 2018

    Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for April 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for April, 2018. 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 »
  • Economic Survey 2018 Launched

    Economic Survey 2018 Launched

    Kenya’s economy is estimated to have expanded by 4.9 per cent in 2017 compared to a revised growth of 5.9 per cent in 2016. The slowdown in the performance of the economy was partly attributable to uncertainty associated with a prolonged electioneering period coupled with adverse effects of weather conditions. Generally, key macroeconomic indicators largely remained […]Read More »
  • Producer Price Index First Quarter 2018

    Producer Price Index First Quarter 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases the Producer Price Index (PPI) for the first 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 »
  • CAUTION AGAINST FAKE KENYA POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS 2019 JOB ADVERTISEMENT

    CAUTION AGAINST FAKE KENYA POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS 2019 JOB ADVERTISEMENT

    The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) would like to bring to the attention of the public that it has not placed any job advertisements for the 2019 Census 2019, as is being purported through social media. We wish to notify the public that all our recruitments are coordinated from our Human Resource Management and […]Read More »
  • CPI and rates of inflation for March 2018

    CPI and rates of inflation for March 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for March, 2018. 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 »
  • Launch of the 2015/16 Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey (KIHBS) Reports

    Launch of the 2015/16 Kenya Integrated Household Budget Survey (KIHBS) Reports

    Rationale for Implementation of 2015/16 KIHBS Provide updated parameters for sharing of national resources as provided in the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 Provide a wide range of national and county-specific indicators necessary for assessment of the living standards of the population. Monitoring the impact of the Implementation of the devolved system of Government Monitor and […]Read More »
  • Leading Economic Indicators January 2018

    Leading Economic Indicators January 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, tour-ism and transport. Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased from 183.05 points in December 2017 to 185.47 points in January 2018. The overall rate of inflation rose from 4.50 per cent […]Read More »
  • Happy Womens Day

    Happy Womens Day

    As we celebrate the International Women’s Day, find herein Important dates for women in Kenya since 1950s 1952 First African women’s organization formed (MYWO) 1955 First group of women admitted to University of Nairobi 1958 First African woman joins the Legislative Council 1959 First African woman becomes president of the giant MYWO 1960 First African […]Read More »
  • CPI and rates of inflation for February 2018

    CPI and rates of inflation for February 2018

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for February, 2018. 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 »
  • Leading Economic Indicator December 2017

    Leading Economic Indicator December 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, tour-ism and transport. The total number of visitors arriving through Jomo Kenyatta (JKIA) and Moi International Airports (MIA) in-creased to 105,862 in December 2017 from 72,573 in November 2017. The […]Read More »

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