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Exports of goods and services in Kenya

Exports of Kenya, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 exports of Kenya in current prices grew by 9.5 billion US dollars (in 21.5 times) to 10.0 billion US dollars; change occurred by 1.4 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 34.8 million, as well as by 8.1 billion US dollars by increasing of exports per capita by 175.7 US dollars. The average annual growth of exports of Kenya was 0.21 billion US dollars or 7.1%. The average annual growth of exports of Kenya in constant prices was 3.4%. Share in the world fell by 0.074%. Share in Africa reduced by 0.043%. Minimal exports were in 1970 (0.47 billion US dollars). Maximal exports were in 2014 (10.4 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 exports per capita in Kenya rose by 175.7 US dollars (in 5.2 times) to 217.1 US dollars. The average annual growth of exports per capita in current prices was 3.9 US dollars or 3.7%.

Change of exports of Kenya described by linear regression model: y=0.19x-382.4, where y - estimated value of exports of Kenya, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.877. Determination rate = 0.769.

Exports of Kenya, 1970

Exports of Kenya in 1970 were worth 0.47 billion US dollars, ranked 74th in the world and were on par with exports of Bahamas (0.48 bln. US dollars), exports of Guatemala (0.47 bln. US dollars), exports of Zimbabwe (0.47 bln. US dollars), exports of Lebanon (0.47 bln. US dollars), exports of Uganda (0.45 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world exports were 0.12%.

Exports per capita in Kenya in 1970 were worth 41.4 US dollars, ranked 135th in the world and were on par with exports per capita in Colombia (41.8 US dollars). Exports per capita in Kenya were less than exports per capita in the World (104.0 US dollars) by 62.5 US dollars.

Comparison of exports in Kenya and the neighbors in 1970. Exports of Kenya were greater than exports of Uganda (0.4 billion US dollars), exports of Tanzania (0.3 billion US dollars), exports of Ethiopia (0.3 billion US dollars), exports of Somalia (0.0 billion US dollars). Exports per capita in Kenya were greater than exports per capita in Tanzania (22.9 US dollars), exports per capita in Somalia (11.5 US dollars), exports per capita in Ethiopia (9.3 US dollars), but were less than exports per capita in Uganda (47.5 US dollars).

Comparison of exports in Kenya and leaders in 1970. Exports of Kenya were less than exports of the United States (59.7 billion US dollars) in 128.2 times, exports of Germany (32.6 billion US dollars) in 70.0 times, exports of the United Kingdom (27.9 billion US dollars) in 59.8 times, exports of Japan (22.4 billion US dollars) in 48.1 times, exports of China (2.7 billion US dollars) in 5.8 times. Exports per capita in Kenya were greater than exports per capita in China (3.4 US dollars) in 12.4 times, but were less than exports per capita in the United Kingdom (501.0 US dollars) in 12.1 times, exports per capita in Germany (416.3 US dollars) in 10.0 times, exports per capita in the United States (285.0 US dollars) in 6.9 times, exports per capita in Japan (216.1 US dollars) in 5.2 times.

Potential exports of Kenya in 1970. With exports per capita at the level of the United Kingdom (501.0 US dollars), exports of Kenya would be 5.6 billion US dollars, it is in 12.1 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of the World (104.0 US dollars), exports of Kenya would be 1.2 billion US dollars, it is in 2.5 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Africa (63.8 US dollars), exports of Kenya would be 0.72 billion US dollars, it is by 53.9% more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Uganda (47.5 US dollars), as the best neighbor, exports of Kenya would be 0.53 billion US dollars, it is by 14.6% more than the actual level.

Exports of Kenya, 2015

Exports of Kenya in 2015 were worth 10.0 billion US dollars, ranked 100th in the world and were on par with exports of D.R. of the Congo (10.5 bln. US dollars), exports of Bolivia (10.2 bln. US dollars), exports of Tanzania (9.9 bln. US dollars), exports of Sudan (9.7 bln. US dollars), exports of Trinidad and Tobago (9.6 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world exports were 0.047%.

Exports per capita in Kenya in 2015 were 217.1 US dollars, ranked 176th in the world and were on par with exports per capita in Bangladesh (209.4 US dollars), exports per capita in Benin (209.4 US dollars), exports per capita in Myanmar (202.0 US dollars). Exports per capita in Kenya were less than exports per capita in the World (2 874.6 US dollars) by 2 657.5 US dollars.

Comparison of exports in Kenya and the neighbors in 2015. Exports of Kenya were greater than exports of Tanzania (9.9 billion US dollars), exports of Ethiopia (5.9 billion US dollars), exports of Uganda (4.7 billion US dollars), exports of Somalia (0.0 billion US dollars). Exports per capita in Kenya were greater than exports per capita in Tanzania (189.6 US dollars), exports per capita in Uganda (120.9 US dollars), exports per capita in Ethiopia (59.3 US dollars), exports per capita in Somalia (0.4 US dollars).

Comparison of exports in Kenya and leaders in 2015. Exports of Kenya were less than exports of China (2 358.9 billion US dollars) in 236.0 times, exports of the United States (2 264.3 billion US dollars) in 226.5 times, exports of Germany (1 573.5 billion US dollars) in 157.4 times, exports of the United Kingdom (777.3 billion US dollars) in 77.7 times, exports of Japan (773.0 billion US dollars) in 77.3 times. Exports per capita in Kenya were less than exports per capita in Germany (19 501.2 US dollars) in 89.8 times, exports per capita in the United Kingdom (12 010.6 US dollars) in 55.3 times, exports per capita in the United States (7 037.0 US dollars) in 32.4 times, exports per capita in Japan (6 107.1 US dollars) in 28.1 times, exports per capita in China (1 714.2 US dollars) in 7.9 times.

Potential exports of Kenya in 2015. With exports per capita at the level of Germany (19 501.2 US dollars), exports of Kenya would be 897.9 billion US dollars, it is in 89.8 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of the World (2 874.6 US dollars), exports of Kenya would be 132.4 billion US dollars, it is in 13.2 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Africa (431.1 US dollars), exports of Kenya would be 19.8 billion US dollars, it is by 98.5% more than the actual level.

Size of exports in Kenya

Exports of goods and services in Kenya, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.472.02.22.78.310.0
constant prices19700.470.580.911.11.82.1
20051.51.93.03.55.96.7
Picture. Kenya: exports

exports in Kenya and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya0.472.02.22.78.310.0
Tanzania0.310.680.551.45.89.9
Ethiopia0.280.840.890.973.65.9
Uganda0.450.190.250.623.54.7
Somalia0.0400.0280.00850.00670.00330.0041

exports in Kenya and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
China2.721.355.3279.51 602.52 358.9
United States59.7280.8551.91 096.81 852.32 264.3
Germany32.6176.8404.1601.21 443.71 573.5
United Kingdom27.9147.0246.8408.3686.5777.3
Japan22.4147.6323.1519.3857.1773.0
Kenya0.472.02.22.78.310.0

Growth of exports in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: exports, growth Picture. Kenya: exports, growth

exports per capita in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: exports per capita Picture. Kenya: exports per capita

exports per capita in Kenya and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya41.4121.592.788.3204.9217.1
Tanzania22.936.522.141.1131.4189.6
Uganda47.514.814.526.0104.6120.9
Ethiopia9.322.317.314.741.359.3
Somalia11.54.61.30.900.340.38

exports per capita in Kenya and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Germany416.32 261.85 118.57 340.517 949.219 501.2
United Kingdom501.02 615.04 320.76 936.310 946.912 010.6
United States285.01 223.12 182.73 877.15 977.67 037.0
Japan216.11 273.62 642.94 130.66 732.06 107.1
China3.421.747.9220.11 195.11 714.2
Kenya41.4121.592.788.3204.9217.1

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