Kenya Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics

15, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Kenya › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (US Dollars) › See all Kenya indicators, › See Current Account Balance (US Dollars) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Kenyan Shilling
Currency Symbol: KES

Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income. Source: Central Bank Latest actual data: 2014 BOP Manual used: Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, sixth edition (BPM6) Primary domestic currency: Kenya shillings Data last updated: 03/2016

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics for Kenya , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Kenya in year 2015 is US$ -5.011 Billion. Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income.

This makes Kenya No. 160 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (US Dollars) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (US Dollars) value is US$ 7.04 Billion; Kenya is US$ 12.05 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Kenya was US$ -6.34 Billion Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Kenya in 2015 was or will be 20.95% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Kenya was or will be US$-5.35 Billion, which is 6.81% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Kenya, in other Years
Year US$ Billion
  2021 -6.627
  2020 -5.937
  2019 -5.418
  2018 -5.062
  2017 -4.794
  2016 -5.352
2015 -5.011
  2014 -6.339
  2013 -4.872
  2012 -4.255
  2011 -3.83
  2010 -2.369
  2009 -1.689
  2008 -1.983
  2007 -1.032
  2006 -0.51
  2005 -0.252
  2004 -0.132
  2003 0.132
  2002 -0.118
  2001 -0.32
  2000 -0.199
  1999 -2.365
  1998 -2.633
  1997 -1.791
  1996 -0.961
  1995 -1.578
  1994 -0.449
  1993 -0.262
  1992 -0.18
  1991 -0.213
  1990 -0.527
  1989 -0.59
  1988 -0.471
  1987 -0.502
  1986 -0.045
  1985 -0.115
  1984 -0.127
  1983 -0.047
  1982 -0.305
  1981 -0.562
  1980 -0.876