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Total Value Added in Kenya

Value added of Kenya, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 value added of Kenya in current prices rose by 56.9 billion US dollars (in 23.8 times) to 59.4 billion US dollars; change occurred by 7.7 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 34.8 million, as well as by 49.2 billion US dollars by increasing of value added per capita by 1 068.6 US dollars. The average annual growth of value added of Kenya was 1.3 billion US dollars or 7.3%. The average annual growth of value added of Kenya in constant prices was 3.9%. Share in the world rose by 0.0076%. Share in Africa rose by 0.28%. Minimal value added was in 1970 (2.5 billion US dollars). Maximal value added was in 2015 (59.4 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 value added per capita in Kenya rose by 1 068.6 US dollars (in 5.8 times) to 1 291.1 US dollars. The average annual growth of value added per capita in current prices was 23.7 US dollars or 4.0%.

Change of value added of Kenya described by linear regression model: y=0.90x-1 771.7, where y - estimated value of value added of Kenya, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.836. Determination rate = 0.698.

Value added of Kenya, 1970

Value added of Kenya in 1970 was 2.5 billion US dollars, ranked 68th in the world and was on par with value added of Myanmar (2.6 bln. US dollars), value added of Ethiopia (2.4 bln. US dollars), value added of Albania (2.3 bln. US dollars), value added of Tanzania (2.3 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world value added was 0.076%.

Value added per capita in Kenya in 1970 was 222.5 US dollars, ranked 130th in the world and was on par with value added per capita in Cabo Verde (233.9 US dollars), value added per capita in D.R. of the Congo (229.9 US dollars), value added per capita in Bolivia (211.5 US dollars), value added per capita in St. Vincent and the Grenadines (211.5 US dollars), value added per capita in Bhutan (209.9 US dollars), value added per capita in Pakistan (209.3 US dollars). Value added per capita in Kenya was less than value added per capita in the World (889.0 US dollars) by 666.5 US dollars.

Comparison of value added in Kenya and the neighbors in 1970. Value added of Kenya was greater than value added of Ethiopia (2.4 billion US dollars), value added of Tanzania (2.3 billion US dollars), value added of Uganda (1.4 billion US dollars), value added of Somalia (0.3 billion US dollars). Value added per capita in Kenya was greater than value added per capita in Tanzania (171.6 US dollars), value added per capita in Uganda (143.4 US dollars), value added per capita in Somalia (90.7 US dollars), value added per capita in Ethiopia (79.5 US dollars).

Comparison of value added in Kenya and leaders in 1970. Value added of Kenya was less than value added of the United States (1 064.0 billion US dollars) in 425.3 times, value added of Japan (203.7 billion US dollars) in 81.4 times, value added of Germany (196.6 billion US dollars) in 78.6 times, value added of the United Kingdom (114.2 billion US dollars) in 45.6 times, value added of China (92.6 billion US dollars) in 37.0 times. Value added per capita in Kenya was greater than value added per capita in China (114.7 US dollars) by 94.1%, but was less than value added per capita in the United States (5 079.3 US dollars) in 22.8 times, value added per capita in Germany (2 508.6 US dollars) in 11.3 times, value added per capita in the United Kingdom (2 052.8 US dollars) in 9.2 times, value added per capita in Japan (1 964.9 US dollars) in 8.8 times.

Potential value added of Kenya in 1970. With value added per capita at the level of the United States (5 079.3 US dollars), value added of Kenya would be 57.1 billion US dollars, it is in 22.8 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of the World (889.0 US dollars), value added of Kenya would be 10.0 billion US dollars, it is in 4.0 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Africa (281.3 US dollars), value added of Kenya would be 3.2 billion US dollars, it is by 26.4% more than the actual level.

Value added of Kenya, 2015

Value added of Kenya in 2015 was worth 59.4 billion US dollars, ranked 73rd in the world and was on par with value added of Uzbekistan (63.4 bln. US dollars), value added of Myanmar (62.6 bln. US dollars), value added of Guatemala (62.1 bln. US dollars), value added of Dominican Republic (61.9 bln. US dollars), value added of Ethiopia (56.1 bln. US dollars). Share of Kenya in the world value added was 0.084%.

Value added per capita in Kenya in 2015 was equal to 1 291.1 US dollars, ranked 169th in the world and was on par with value added per capita in Pakistan (1 326.9 US dollars), value added per capita in Ghana (1 296.7 US dollars), value added per capita in Côte d'Ivoire (1 260.5 US dollars), value added per capita in Zambia (1 243.6 US dollars). Value added per capita in Kenya was less than value added per capita in the World (9 616.5 US dollars) by 8 325.4 US dollars.

Comparison of value added in Kenya and the neighbors in 2015. Value added of Kenya was greater than value added of Ethiopia (56.1 billion US dollars), value added of Tanzania (42.6 billion US dollars), value added of Uganda (23.3 billion US dollars), value added of Somalia (1.2 billion US dollars). Value added per capita in Kenya was greater than value added per capita in Tanzania (818.3 US dollars), value added per capita in Uganda (596.6 US dollars), value added per capita in Ethiopia (564.1 US dollars), value added per capita in Somalia (109.0 US dollars).

Comparison of value added in Kenya and leaders in 2015. Value added of Kenya was less than value added of the United States (18 036.7 billion US dollars) in 303.4 times, value added of China (11 007.7 billion US dollars) in 185.2 times, value added of Japan (4 351.5 billion US dollars) in 73.2 times, value added of Germany (3 027.4 billion US dollars) in 50.9 times, value added of the United Kingdom (2 545.5 billion US dollars) in 42.8 times. Value added per capita in Kenya was less than value added per capita in the United States (56 054.2 US dollars) in 43.4 times, value added per capita in the United Kingdom (39 333.5 US dollars) in 30.5 times, value added per capita in Germany (37 519.1 US dollars) in 29.1 times, value added per capita in Japan (34 379.5 US dollars) in 26.6 times, value added per capita in China (7 999.5 US dollars) in 6.2 times.

Potential value added of Kenya in 2015. With value added per capita at the level of the United States (56 054.2 US dollars), value added of Kenya would be 2 580.8 billion US dollars, it is in 43.4 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of the World (9 616.5 US dollars), value added of Kenya would be 442.8 billion US dollars, it is in 7.4 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Africa (1 845.1 US dollars), value added of Kenya would be 84.9 billion US dollars, it is by 42.9% more than the actual level.

Size of value added in Kenya

Total Value Added in Kenya, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices2.510.012.013.036.659.4
constant prices19702.54.26.67.310.814.0
20055.69.615.016.524.331.6
Picture. Kenya: value added

value added in Kenya and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya2.510.012.013.036.659.4
Ethiopia2.45.37.87.724.556.1
Tanzania2.38.97.112.729.442.6
Uganda1.43.04.06.318.423.3
Somalia0.310.551.01.90.941.2

value added in Kenya and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States1 064.02 853.85 977.010 284.614 964.118 036.7
China92.6306.2394.61 211.36 100.611 007.7
Japan203.71 097.83 071.14 869.55 654.44 351.5
Germany196.6866.81 609.51 759.03 074.93 027.4
United Kingdom114.2501.7923.11 465.12 185.82 545.5
Kenya2.510.012.013.036.659.4

Growth of value added in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: value added, growth Picture. Kenya: value added, growth

value added per capita in Kenya

Picture. Kenya: value added per capita Picture. Kenya: value added per capita

value added per capita in Kenya and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya222.5612.9511.9418.2907.51 291.1
Tanzania171.6478.7285.3384.4662.0818.3
Uganda143.4242.7231.4265.9553.6596.6
Ethiopia79.5142.0152.9115.5279.4564.1
Somalia90.789.7159.6252.998.4109.0

value added per capita in Kenya and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States5 079.312 430.123 638.536 354.248 290.356 054.2
United Kingdom2 052.88 924.616 163.024 889.034 853.139 333.5
Germany2 508.611 090.420 383.821 478.638 228.837 519.1
Japan1 964.99 470.725 121.938 734.644 411.134 379.5
China114.7312.8341.5954.24 549.67 999.5
Kenya222.5612.9511.9418.2907.51 291.1

Structure of value added in Kenya

Kenya: structure of economy
Yearagricultureindustryconstructiontradetransportsservices
197032.122.03.65.65.731.0
198028.225.23.65.75.332.0
199025.521.73.15.96.737.2
200028.217.43.29.47.634.2
201027.115.44.910.19.832.6
201532.013.85.18.99.930.2
Picture. Kenya: structure of economy by sectors, 2015, %

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