Kenya is the economic, financial, and transport hub of East Africa. Kenya’s real GDP growth has averaged over 5% for the last eight years. Since 2014, Kenya has been ranked as a lower middle income country because its per capita GDP crossed a World Bank threshold. While Kenya has a growing entrepreneurial middle class and steady growth, its economic and development trajectory could be impaired by weak governance and corruption. Although reliable numbers are hard to find, unemployment and under-employment are extremely high, and could be near 40% of the population. Agriculture...
|Unemployment Rate||2017||11.47||11.52||% of total labor force||Annual|
|Industrial Production||Jul 1996||101.38||113.43||1995=100, NSA||Monthly|
|Birth Rate||2016||31.31||31.78||# per Ths. pop.||Annual|
|Death Rate||2016||5.73||5.84||# per Ths. pop.||Annual|