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Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities in Kenya

Industry of Kenya, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 industry of Kenya in current prices increased by 7.7 billion US dollars (in 14.9 times) to 8.2 billion US dollars; change occurred by 1.7 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 34.8 million, as well as by 6.0 billion US dollars by increasing of industry per capita by 129.6 US dollars. The average annual growth of industry of Kenya was 0.17 billion US dollars or 6.2%. The average annual growth of industry of Kenya in constant prices was 4.4%. Share in the world dropped by 0.0033%. Share in Africa fell by 0.74%. Minimal industry was in 1970 (0.55 billion US dollars). Maximal industry was in 2015 (8.2 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 industry per capita in Kenya rose by 129.6 US dollars (in 3.6 times) to 178.5 US dollars. The average annual growth of industry per capita in current prices was 2.9 US dollars or 2.9%.

Change of industry of Kenya described by linear regression model: y=0.12x-240.5, where y - estimated value of industry of Kenya, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.844. Determination rate = 0.713.

Industry of Kenya, 1970

Industry of Kenya in 1970 was 0.55 billion US dollars, ranked 67th in the world and was on par with industry of United Arab Emirates (0.57 bln. US dollars), industry of Cuba (0.54 bln. US dollars), industry of Zambia (0.53 bln. US dollars), industry of Luxembourg (0.52 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world industry was 0.055%.

Industry per capita in Kenya in 1970 was worth 48.9 US dollars, ranked 115th in the world and was on par with industry per capita in Guinea-Bissau (51.6 US dollars), industry per capita in Honduras (51.3 US dollars), industry per capita in Egypt (51.2 US dollars), industry per capita in Sao Tome and Principe (46.6 US dollars), industry per capita in Guinea (45.8 US dollars). Industry per capita in Kenya was less than industry per capita in the World (274.2 US dollars) by 225.3 US dollars.

Comparison of industry in Kenya and the neighbors in 1970. Industry of Kenya was greater than industry of Tanzania (0.3 billion US dollars), industry of Ethiopia (0.2 billion US dollars), industry of Uganda (0.1 billion US dollars), industry of Somalia (0.0 billion US dollars). Industry per capita in Kenya was greater than industry per capita in Tanzania (24.9 US dollars), industry per capita in Uganda (14.8 US dollars), industry per capita in Ethiopia (7.8 US dollars), industry per capita in Somalia (6.9 US dollars).

Comparison of industry in Kenya and leaders in 1970. Industry of Kenya was less than industry of the United States (290.1 billion US dollars) in 527.3 times, industry of Germany (77.5 billion US dollars) in 140.8 times, industry of Japan (75.0 billion US dollars) in 136.3 times, industry of China (34.0 billion US dollars) in 61.8 times, industry of South Korea (1.8 billion US dollars) in 3.3 times. Industry per capita in Kenya was greater than industry per capita in China (42.1 US dollars) by 16.3%, but was less than industry per capita in the United States (1 384.6 US dollars) in 28.3 times, industry per capita in Germany (988.4 US dollars) in 20.2 times, industry per capita in Japan (723.0 US dollars) in 14.8 times, industry per capita in South Korea (56.9 US dollars) by 16.3%.

Potential industry of Kenya in 1970. With industry per capita at the level of the United States (1 384.6 US dollars), industry of Kenya would be 15.6 billion US dollars, it is in 28.3 times more than the actual level. With industry per capita at the level of the World (274.2 US dollars), industry of Kenya would be 3.1 billion US dollars, it is in 5.6 times more than the actual level. With industry per capita at the level of Africa (65.8 US dollars), industry of Kenya would be 0.74 billion US dollars, it is by 34.5% more than the actual level.

Industry of Kenya, 2015

Industry of Kenya in 2015 was equal to 8.2 billion US dollars, ranked 88th in the world and was on par with industry of Croatia (8.7 bln. US dollars), industry of Equatorial Guinea (8.7 bln. US dollars), industry of Uruguay (8.5 bln. US dollars), industry of Hong Kong (8.5 bln. US dollars), industry of Lithuania (8.4 bln. US dollars), industry of Jordan (8.0 bln. US dollars), industry of Serbia (8.0 bln. US dollars), industry of Costa Rica (7.9 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world industry was 0.051%.

Industry per capita in Kenya in 2015 was 178.5 US dollars, ranked 175th in the world and was on par with industry per capita in D.R. of the Congo (184.3 US dollars), industry per capita in Marshall Islands (176.0 US dollars), industry per capita in Kyrgyzstan (169.6 US dollars), industry per capita in Guinea (167.1 US dollars). Industry per capita in Kenya was less than industry per capita in the World (2 181.5 US dollars) by 2 003.0 US dollars.

Comparison of industry in Kenya and the neighbors in 2015. Industry of Kenya was greater than industry of Tanzania (4.9 billion US dollars), industry of Uganda (3.2 billion US dollars), industry of Ethiopia (2.9 billion US dollars), industry of Somalia (0.0 billion US dollars). Industry per capita in Kenya was greater than industry per capita in Tanzania (93.8 US dollars), industry per capita in Uganda (81.4 US dollars), industry per capita in Ethiopia (29.5 US dollars), industry per capita in Somalia (3.4 US dollars).

Comparison of industry in Kenya and leaders in 2015. Industry of Kenya was less than industry of China (3 776.5 billion US dollars) in 459.5 times, industry of the United States (2 827.5 billion US dollars) in 344.1 times, industry of Japan (891.9 billion US dollars) in 108.5 times, industry of Germany (784.6 billion US dollars) in 95.5 times, industry of South Korea (411.7 billion US dollars) in 50.1 times. Industry per capita in Kenya was less than industry per capita in Germany (9 724.0 US dollars) in 54.5 times, industry per capita in the United States (8 787.3 US dollars) in 49.2 times, industry per capita in South Korea (8 186.2 US dollars) in 45.9 times, industry per capita in Japan (7 046.6 US dollars) in 39.5 times, industry per capita in China (2 744.5 US dollars) in 15.4 times.

Potential industry of Kenya in 2015. With industry per capita at the level of Germany (9 724.0 US dollars), industry of Kenya would be 447.7 billion US dollars, it is in 54.5 times more than the actual level. With industry per capita at the level of the World (2 181.5 US dollars), industry of Kenya would be 100.4 billion US dollars, it is in 12.2 times more than the actual level. With industry per capita at the level of Africa (448.9 US dollars), industry of Kenya would be 20.7 billion US dollars, it is in 2.5 times more than the actual level.

Size of industry in Kenya

Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities in Kenya, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.552.52.62.35.68.2
constant prices19700.551.31.92.13.13.9
20050.731.72.62.84.15.2
Picture. Kenya: industry

industry in Kenya and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya0.552.52.62.35.68.2
Tanzania0.341.20.831.53.94.9
Uganda0.140.310.411.02.63.2
Ethiopia0.240.621.00.651.52.9
Somalia0.0240.0280.0250.0590.0300.037

industry in Kenya and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
China34.0134.5144.4486.32 439.03 776.5
United States290.1750.11 293.91 872.22 474.82 827.5
Japan75.0326.0870.81 164.41 247.6891.9
Germany77.5291.8509.0453.7795.2784.6
South Korea1.816.176.0161.8328.4411.7
Kenya0.552.52.62.35.68.2
Picture. Kenya: share of industry in economy

Growth of industry in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: industry, growth Picture. Kenya: industry, growth

industry per capita in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: industry per capita Picture. Kenya: industry per capita

industry per capita in Kenya and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya48.9154.2110.972.6139.4178.5
Tanzania24.964.233.545.887.593.8
Uganda14.824.623.642.978.381.4
Ethiopia7.816.519.59.817.029.5
Somalia6.94.63.97.93.13.4

industry per capita in Kenya and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Germany988.43 733.76 446.35 540.59 886.89 724.0
United States1 384.63 267.15 117.26 617.97 986.38 787.3
South Korea56.9429.11 768.73 501.56 689.08 186.2
Japan723.02 812.77 123.49 262.59 798.77 046.6
China42.1137.4124.9383.11 818.92 744.5
Kenya48.9154.2110.972.6139.4178.5

Structure of industry in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: structure of industry by sectors, 2015, %

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