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Kenya External and Government Debt

Kenya National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 68.4 % 2021
External Debt 4244 KES Billion | 35.573 B USD Apr/22
Government Debt 8564 KES Billion | 71.782 B USD May/22


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     Kenya - Historical Data (%)

What is Kenya Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in Kenya increased to 68.4 % in 2021. The maximum level was 78.3 % and minimum was 38.2 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
68.4 2021 04.04.2022
65.6 2020 28.03.2021
62.4 2019 04.12.2020
57 2018 25.06.2019
57.1 2017 11.04.2018
55.2 2016 11.08.2017
45.5 2015 31.12.2015
44.2 2014 31.12.2014


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Government Debt to GDP in Kenya by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Uhuru Kenyatta 09.04.2013 - 55.2000 55.2000 55.2000 55.2000 0.00%


Latest data on External Debt (KES Billion)

External Debt
                     Kenya - Historical Data (KES Billion)

What is external debt of Kenya?

  • External Debt in Kenya increased to 4244 KES Billion (35.573 B USD) in April 2022. The maximum debt was 3820 KES Billion and minimum was 362 KES Billion
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (KES Billion) by years

Data
Period
Date
4244 Apr/22 23.07.2022
4174 Dec/21 16.04.2022
4015 Jun/21 24.08.2021
3778 Apr/21 07.08.2021
3770 Mar/21 05.06.2021
3820 Jan/21 20.04.2021
3793 Dec/20 17.02.2021
3772 Nov/20 30.01.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (KES Billion)

External Debt in Kenya by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Uhuru Kenyatta 09.04.2013 - 2159.0700 2512.4300 2512.4300 2159.0700 16.37%


Latest data on Government Debt (KES Billion)

Government Debt
                     Kenya - Historical Data (KES Billion)

How much is National Debt of Kenya?

  • Government Debt in Kenya remained unchanged at 8564 KES Billion (71.782 B USD) in May 2022. The maximum volume was 7352 KES Billion and minimum was 724 KES Billion
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (KES Billion) by years

Data
Period
Date
8564 May/22 23.07.2022
8207 Dec/21 05.03.2022
8000 Sep/21 12.02.2022
7712 Jun/21 21.08.2021
7411 Apr/21 07.08.2021
7340 Mar/21 22.05.2021
7352 Jan/21 20.04.2021
7282 Dec/20 13.03.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (KES Billion)

Government Debt in Kenya by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other budget indicators in Kenya

Index Updated Actual Previous
Fiscal Expenditure  May/22 21.458 B USD 19.429
Government Budget to GDP 2021 -8.1 % -7.8
Military Expenditure 2020 1.097 B USD 1.117

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 2021 92 % 88
Kenya 2021 68.4 % 65.6
Madagascar 2020 44.8 % 38.7
Zimbabwe 2019 77.2 % 66.2
Tanzania 2019 37.8 % 37.6
Togo 2021 61 % 58.6
Tunisia 2021 80 % 87.6
Nigeria 2021 37 % 34.5
Sudan 2020 259 % 202
Morocco 2021 77.9 % 76.4
Senegal 2021 73 % 68.8
Seychelles 2020 94 % 57
South Africa 2021 69.9 % 70.7
Uganda 2020 49.8 % 38.2
Rwanda 2020 61 % 51
Liberia 2021 55 % 52.1
Zambia 2020 96 % 91.9
Mozambique 2021 130 % 122
Namibia 2021 76 % 69.6
Ghana 2021 81.8 % 78.3
Swaziland 2020 15.49 % 12.14
Libya 2020 155 % 110
Algeria 2021 62.5 % 51.3
Angola 2021 85 % 120
Benin 2021 47.2 % 46.1
Botswana 2020 18.2 % 17.8
Burkina Faso 2021 51 % 46.5
Burundi 2020 15.9 % 15.2
Central African Republic 2021 47.6 % 43.4
Chad 2021 58.2 % 52.1
Comoros 2021 31.1 % 26.5
Republic of the Congo 2021 85 % 102
Djibouti 2021 43.2 % 41
Equatorial Guinea 2021 39.9 % 48.8
Eritrea 2021 171 % 182
Ethiopia 2021 57 % 55.4
Gabon 2021 69.5 % 77.3
Gambia 2021 82.9 % 85
Guatemala 2020 31.26 % 27.88
Guinea 2021 43.3 % 43.4
Guinea Bissau 2019 36.5 % 27.4
Lesotho 2021 54.7 % 54.2
Malawi 2020 50.7 % 61.2
Mauritania 2020 53.1 % 52.1
Niger 2021 50.9 % 43.6
Sao Tome and Principe 2021 88 % 96.9
Sierra Leone 2021 75 % 71.9