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Final consumption expenditure in Kenya

Consumption expenditure of Kenya, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 consumption expenditure of Kenya in current prices grew by 57.4 billion US dollars (in 29.3 times) to 59.5 billion US dollars; change occurred by 6.3 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 34.8 million, as well as by 51.2 billion US dollars by increasing of consumption expenditure per capita by 1 111.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of consumption expenditure of Kenya was 1.3 billion US dollars or 7.8%. The average annual growth of consumption expenditure of Kenya in constant prices was 4.2%. Share in the world grew by 0.027%. Share in Africa rose by 0.68%. Minimal consumption expenditure was in 1970 (2.0 billion US dollars). Maximal consumption expenditure was in 2015 (59.5 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya increased by 1 111.0 US dollars (in 7.1 times) to 1 291.8 US dollars. The average annual growth of consumption expenditure per capita in current prices was 24.7 US dollars or 4.5%.

Change of consumption expenditure of Kenya described by linear regression model: y=0.93x-1 843.3, where y - estimated value of consumption expenditure of Kenya, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.842. Determination rate = 0.71.

Consumption expenditure of Kenya, 1970

Consumption expenditure of Kenya in 1970 was 2.0 billion US dollars, ranked 68th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure of Lebanon (1.9 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world consumption expenditure was 0.081%.

Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya in 1970 was worth 180.9 US dollars, ranked 140th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure per capita in Bolivia (186.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Guinea (186.0 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Sri Lanka (184.8 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Grenada (180.4 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in D.R. of the Congo (172.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Belize (172.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Paraguay (168.8 US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the World (678.2 US dollars) by 497.3 US dollars.

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Kenya and the neighbors in 1970. Consumption expenditure of Kenya was greater than consumption expenditure of Tanzania (1.8 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Uganda (1.1 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Somalia (0.3 billion US dollars), but was less than consumption expenditure of Ethiopia (2.3 billion US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya was greater than consumption expenditure per capita in Tanzania (131.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Uganda (113.1 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Somalia (90.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Ethiopia (75.5 US dollars).

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Kenya and leaders in 1970. Consumption expenditure of Kenya was less than consumption expenditure of the United States (842.1 billion US dollars) in 414.1 times, consumption expenditure of Germany (154.9 billion US dollars) in 76.2 times, consumption expenditure of Japan (122.7 billion US dollars) in 60.3 times, consumption expenditure of the United Kingdom (108.8 billion US dollars) in 53.5 times, consumption expenditure of China (59.1 billion US dollars) in 29.1 times. Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya was greater than consumption expenditure per capita in China (73.2 US dollars) in 2.5 times, but was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the United States (4 019.9 US dollars) in 22.2 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Germany (1 977.4 US dollars) in 10.9 times, consumption expenditure per capita in the United Kingdom (1 956.9 US dollars) in 10.8 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Japan (1 183.3 US dollars) in 6.5 times.

Potential consumption expenditure of Kenya in 1970. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the United States (4 019.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Kenya would be 45.2 billion US dollars, it is in 22.2 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the World (678.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Kenya would be 7.6 billion US dollars, it is in 3.7 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (226.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Kenya would be 2.5 billion US dollars, it is by 25.1% more than the actual level.

Consumption expenditure of Kenya, 2015

Consumption expenditure of Kenya in 2015 was worth 59.5 billion US dollars, ranked 69th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure of Guatemala (60.8 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Dominican Republic (55.5 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world consumption expenditure was 0.11%.

Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya in 2015 was equal to 1 291.8 US dollars, ranked 162nd in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure per capita in Pakistan (1 283.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Laos (1 267.4 US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the World (7 474.7 US dollars) by 6 182.8 US dollars.

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Kenya and the neighbors in 2015. Consumption expenditure of Kenya was greater than consumption expenditure of Ethiopia (46.9 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Tanzania (34.2 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Uganda (21.6 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Somalia (1.1 billion US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya was greater than consumption expenditure per capita in Tanzania (656.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Uganda (554.8 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Ethiopia (471.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Somalia (100.9 US dollars).

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Kenya and leaders in 2015. Consumption expenditure of Kenya was less than consumption expenditure of the United States (14 888.6 billion US dollars) in 250.3 times, consumption expenditure of China (5 773.1 billion US dollars) in 97.1 times, consumption expenditure of Japan (3 349.3 billion US dollars) in 56.3 times, consumption expenditure of Germany (2 461.8 billion US dollars) in 41.4 times, consumption expenditure of the United Kingdom (2 412.3 billion US dollars) in 40.6 times. Consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the United States (46 270.5 US dollars) in 35.8 times, consumption expenditure per capita in the United Kingdom (37 274.6 US dollars) in 28.9 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Germany (30 509.3 US dollars) in 23.6 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Japan (26 461.8 US dollars) in 20.5 times, consumption expenditure per capita in China (4 195.4 US dollars) in 3.2 times.

Potential consumption expenditure of Kenya in 2015. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the United States (46 270.5 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Kenya would be 2 130.3 billion US dollars, it is in 35.8 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the World (7 474.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Kenya would be 344.1 billion US dollars, it is in 5.8 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (1 597.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Kenya would be 73.5 billion US dollars, it is by 23.6% more than the actual level.

Size of consumption expenditure in Kenya

Final consumption expenditure in Kenya, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices2.08.910.713.236.559.5
constant prices19702.03.34.66.59.713.1
20055.28.411.916.724.733.6
Picture. Kenya: consumption expenditure

consumption expenditure in Kenya and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya2.08.910.713.236.559.5
Ethiopia2.35.610.67.123.946.9
Tanzania1.87.75.210.724.934.2
Uganda1.13.03.65.917.521.6
Somalia0.310.590.811.70.871.1

consumption expenditure in Kenya and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States842.12 209.54 773.78 236.612 724.414 888.6
China59.1198.0250.9769.12 939.35 773.1
Japan122.7741.32 046.93 483.04 402.93 349.3
Germany154.9757.01 335.31 478.22 568.92 461.8
United Kingdom108.8480.4914.81 358.82 107.32 412.3
Kenya2.08.910.713.236.559.5

Growth of consumption expenditure in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: consumption expenditure, growth Picture. Kenya: consumption expenditure, growth

consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: consumption expenditure per capita Picture. Kenya: consumption expenditure per capita

consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya180.9547.2456.7426.4905.91 291.8
Tanzania131.3412.4209.0322.8561.0656.9
Uganda113.1241.7208.4248.9527.4554.8
Ethiopia75.5149.4207.1106.8272.1471.7
Somalia90.296.8127.6224.991.2100.9

consumption expenditure per capita in Kenya and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States4 019.99 623.818 879.729 114.941 062.546 270.5
United Kingdom1 956.98 544.916 017.923 083.033 601.037 274.6
Germany1 977.49 686.016 911.118 049.831 937.430 509.3
Japan1 183.36 395.516 743.527 705.834 581.226 461.8
China73.2202.3217.2605.82 192.04 195.4
Kenya180.9547.2456.7426.4905.91 291.8

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