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Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing in Kenya

Agriculture of Kenya, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 agriculture of Kenya in current prices rose by 18.2 billion US dollars (in 23.7 times) to 19.0 billion US dollars; change occurred by 2.5 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 34.8 million, as well as by 15.7 billion US dollars by increasing of agriculture per capita by 341.7 US dollars. The average annual growth of agriculture of Kenya was 0.40 billion US dollars or 7.3%. The average annual growth of agriculture of Kenya in constant prices was 3.1%. Share in the world increased by 0.35%. Share in Africa grew by 1.9%. Minimal agriculture was in 1970 (0.80 billion US dollars). Maximal agriculture was in 2015 (19.0 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 agriculture per capita in Kenya grew by 341.7 US dollars (in 5.8 times) to 413.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of agriculture per capita in current prices was 7.6 US dollars or 4.0%.

Agriculture of Kenya, 1970

Agriculture of Kenya in 1970 was worth 0.80 billion US dollars, ranked 53rd in the world and was on par with agriculture of D.R. of the Congo (0.81 bln. US dollars), agriculture of Venezuela (0.80 bln. US dollars), agriculture of Denmark (0.79 bln. US dollars), agriculture of New Zealand (0.77 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world agriculture was 0.26%.

Agriculture per capita in Kenya in 1970 was 71.4 US dollars, ranked 80th in the world and was on par with agriculture per capita in South Korea (75.4 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Puerto Rico (74.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Maldives (72.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Dominican Republic (71.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Nicaragua (69.7 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Venezuela (69.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Bahamas (67.1 US dollars). Agriculture per capita in Kenya was less than agriculture per capita in the World (84.1 US dollars) by 12.7 US dollars.

Comparison of agriculture in Kenya and the neighbors in 1970. Agriculture of Kenya was greater than agriculture of Uganda (0.6 billion US dollars), agriculture of Tanzania (0.4 billion US dollars), agriculture of Somalia (0.2 billion US dollars), but was less than agriculture of Ethiopia (1.3 billion US dollars). Agriculture per capita in Kenya was greater than agriculture per capita in Uganda (65.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Somalia (52.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Ethiopia (44.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Tanzania (30.3 US dollars).

Comparison of agriculture in Kenya and leaders in 1970. Agriculture of Kenya was less than agriculture of China (32.5 billion US dollars) in 40.5 times, agriculture of the United States (25.1 billion US dollars) in 31.3 times, agriculture of India (25.1 billion US dollars) in 31.3 times, agriculture of Nigeria (5.6 billion US dollars) in 7.0 times, agriculture of Indonesia (4.2 billion US dollars) in 5.2 times. Agriculture per capita in Kenya was greater than agriculture per capita in India (45.5 US dollars) by 56.7%, agriculture per capita in China (40.3 US dollars) by 77.3%, agriculture per capita in Indonesia (36.1 US dollars) by 97.5%, but was less than agriculture per capita in the United States (120.0 US dollars) by 68.1%, agriculture per capita in Nigeria (99.7 US dollars) by 39.7%.

Potential agriculture of Kenya in 1970. With agriculture per capita at the level of the United States (120.0 US dollars), agriculture of Kenya would be 1.3 billion US dollars, it is by 68.1% more than the actual level. With agriculture per capita at the level of the World (84.1 US dollars), agriculture of Kenya would be 0.95 billion US dollars, it is by 17.8% more than the actual level.

Agriculture of Kenya, 2015

Agriculture of Kenya in 2015 was 19.0 billion US dollars, ranked 30th in the world and was on par with agriculture of Germany (19.2 bln. US dollars), agriculture of Algeria (19.2 bln. US dollars), agriculture of Colombia (18.2 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world agriculture was 0.60%.

Agriculture per capita in Kenya in 2015 was 413.0 US dollars, ranked 74th in the world and was on par with agriculture per capita in New Caledonia (439.9 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Cyprus (439.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in El Salvador (436.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Bhutan (435.8 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Iran (435.1 US dollars), agriculture per capita in St. Vincent and the Grenadines (429.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Hungary (428.0 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Slovenia (426.1 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Peru (418.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Israel (416.9 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Japan (410.8 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Guatemala (410.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Uzbekistan (407.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Palau (406.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Laos (403.4 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Czech Republic (398.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Croatia (395.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Anguilla (393.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Portugal (391.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Egypt (390.6 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Belarus (386.9 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Dominican Republic (386.4 US dollars). Agriculture per capita in Kenya was less than agriculture per capita in the World (428.2 US dollars) by 15.2 US dollars.

Comparison of agriculture in Kenya and the neighbors in 2015. Agriculture of Kenya was greater than agriculture of Tanzania (13.2 billion US dollars), agriculture of Uganda (6.0 billion US dollars), agriculture of Somalia (0.7 billion US dollars), but was less than agriculture of Ethiopia (22.7 billion US dollars). Agriculture per capita in Kenya was greater than agriculture per capita in Tanzania (254.3 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Ethiopia (228.2 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Uganda (152.7 US dollars), agriculture per capita in Somalia (65.6 US dollars).

Comparison of agriculture in Kenya and leaders in 2015. Agriculture of Kenya was less than agriculture of China (1 010.3 billion US dollars) in 53.1 times, agriculture of India (326.3 billion US dollars) in 17.2 times, agriculture of the United States (175.2 billion US dollars) in 9.2 times, agriculture of Indonesia (116.5 billion US dollars) in 6.1 times, agriculture of Nigeria (102.0 billion US dollars) in 5.4 times. Agriculture per capita in Kenya was greater than agriculture per capita in India (248.8 US dollars) by 66%, but was less than agriculture per capita in China (734.2 US dollars) by 77.8%, agriculture per capita in Nigeria (559.9 US dollars) by 35.6%, agriculture per capita in the United States (544.5 US dollars) by 31.8%, agriculture per capita in Indonesia (452.4 US dollars) by 9.5%.

Potential agriculture of Kenya in 2015. With agriculture per capita at the level of China (734.2 US dollars), agriculture of Kenya would be 33.8 billion US dollars, it is by 77.8% more than the actual level. With agriculture per capita at the level of the World (428.2 US dollars), agriculture of Kenya would be 19.7 billion US dollars, it is by 3.7% more than the actual level.

Size of agriculture in Kenya

Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing in Kenya, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.802.83.13.79.919.0
constant prices19700.801.21.72.02.63.2
20051.52.23.33.85.06.1
Picture. Kenya: agriculture Picture. Agriculture: share of Kenya in the world

agriculture in Kenya and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Ethiopia1.32.73.23.711.122.7
Kenya0.802.83.13.79.919.0
Tanzania0.411.92.14.09.313.2
Uganda0.621.41.92.04.86.0
Somalia0.180.370.701.10.570.70

agriculture in Kenya and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
China32.591.5105.8180.5598.61 010.3
India25.162.388.8100.3289.2326.3
United States25.156.490.698.5160.2175.2
Indonesia4.217.421.525.0105.2116.5
Nigeria5.631.213.314.886.8102.0
Kenya0.802.83.13.79.919.0
Picture. Kenya: share of agriculture in economy

Growth of agriculture in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: agriculture, growth Picture. Kenya: agriculture, growth

agriculture per capita in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: agriculture per capita Picture. Kenya: agriculture per capita

agriculture per capita in Kenya and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya71.4172.8130.6117.9246.3413.0
Tanzania30.3102.784.9121.8209.6254.3
Ethiopia44.372.262.855.2126.6228.2
Uganda65.3112.4107.484.5144.7152.7
Somalia52.260.5110.7152.159.265.6

agriculture per capita in Kenya and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
China40.393.591.6142.2446.4734.2
Nigeria99.7422.9139.0120.8544.6559.9
United States120.0245.6358.5348.2517.0544.5
Indonesia36.1117.5117.8118.2435.3452.4
Kenya71.4172.8130.6117.9246.3413.0
India45.589.4102.195.3234.9248.8

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