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Kenya Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Kenya Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -5.4 % 2021
Current Account -6037 USD Million | -6.037 B USD Jun/22


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Kenya - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Kenya Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Kenya decreased to 5.4 % in 2021. The maximum surplus was 2.2 % and deficit was -12.2 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-5.4 2021 05.04.2022
-4.8 2020 28.03.2021
-4.6 2019 27.01.2020
-5.2 2018 12.02.2019
-5.9 2017 12.03.2018
-5.2 2016 11.08.2017
-6.7 2015 31.12.2015
-10.4 2014 31.12.2014


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Kenya by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Uhuru Kenyatta 09.04.2013 - -5.2000 -5.9000 -5.2000 -5.9000 13.46%
Daniel Toroitich 22.08.1978 - 30.12.2002 -10.7000 -0.2000 2.1000 -10.7000 -98.13%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Kenya - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Kenya Current Account Deficit?

  • The deficit of Current Account in Kenya decreased to 6037 USD Million (6.037 B USD) in June 2022. The maximum value was 160 USD Million and minimum was -5930 USD Million.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-6037 Jun/22 27.08.2022
-6030 May/22 23.07.2022
-5687 Apr/22 25.06.2022
-5911 Mar/22 21.05.2022
-6239 Feb/22 30.04.2022
-6225 Jan/22 02.04.2022
-6028 Dec/21 05.03.2022
-5722 Nov/21 12.02.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Current Account in Kenya by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Uhuru Kenyatta 09.04.2013 - -4553.8000 -4908.0000 -4553.8000 -5193.3000 7.78%
Daniel Toroitich 22.08.1978 - 30.12.2002 -226.0000 -466.0000 -106.0000 -652.0000 106.19%

Other trade indicators in Kenya

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Jun/22 -1.223 B USD -1.29
Capital Flows Jun/22 -5.446 B USD -7.701
Exports Jun/22 0.661 B USD 0.64
Foreign Exchange Reserves Jun/22 12.581 B USD 12.716
Imports Jun/22 1.883 B USD 1.931
Terms of Trade  2021 73 in. pt. 75
Tourist Arrivals Jun/22 0.108 Million Persons 0.09

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 2021 -4.6 % -3.1
Kenya 2021 -5.4 % -4.8
Madagascar 2021 -5.5 % -3.5
Zimbabwe 2021 -1.89 % -1.91
Tanzania 2020 -1.5 % -2.4
Togo 2021 -5 % -3
Tunisia 2021 -5.9 % -6
Nigeria 2021 -2.8 % -4.2
Sudan 2021 -10 % -8.3
Morocco 2021 -2.3 % -1.5
Senegal 2021 -10.4 % -10.9
Seychelles 2021 -20 % -22
South Africa 2021 3.7 % 2
Uganda 2020 -9.8 % -7.4
Rwanda 2020 12.1 % -14.4
Liberia 2021 -17.4 % -16.1
Zambia 2021 11.1 % 12.2
Mozambique 2020 -30.8 % -19.9
Namibia 2021 -9.1 % 2.8
Ghana 2021 -2.1 % -3.1
Swaziland 2021 7.4 % 7
Libya 2021 21.6 % -20.7
Algeria 2021 -7.8 % -12.9
Angola 2021 12.4 % 1.6
Benin 2021 -4.5 % -1.7
Botswana 2021 -1.9 % -10.6
Burkina Faso 2021 5.2 % 3.8
Burundi 2021 -15 % -9.4
Central African Republic 2021 -9.6 % -7.2
Chad 2021 -10.9 % -14.7
Comoros 2021 0.5 % -1.8
Republic of the Congo 2021 15.5 % -0.2
Djibouti 2021 9.5 % 10.7
Equatorial Guinea 2020 -8.4 % -5.6
Eritrea 2021 13.5 % 11.4
Ethiopia 2021 -4.3 % -4.4
Gabon 2021 0.3 % -6.1
Gambia 2021 -9.3 % -3.3
Guatemala 2020 5.5 % 2.3
Guinea 2021 -4 % -13.7
Guinea Bissau 2021 -6.9 % -3.7
Lesotho 2021 -2.8 % -2.1
Malawi 2021 -13.1 % -12.1
Mali 2021 -4.5 % -2.3
Mauritania 2021 -7.6 % -7.6
Niger 2021 -13.6 % -13.1
Sao Tome and Principe 2015 -24.7 % -31.7
Sierra Leone 2021 -13.9 % -16.7