Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 95.84
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 15,629.31
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): n/a
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 1.43 | 1.75
Financial Inclusion Strategies: SADC Financial Inclusion Strategy 2016-2021
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 44.11
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): n/a
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.016
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 7.9% | 20

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May 29, 2019
The Euromoney East Africa Conference now in its third year, aims to analyse the progress that Kenya and East Africa have made by continuing to…
Apr 13, 2019 | The EastAfrican; All Africa
East African countries received $17.38 billion from their citizens living abroad between 2013 and 2018, as foreign remittances outpaced foreign…

Latest Publications

Nov 30, 2018 | R.H. Mynhardt, J. Marx | Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences
Jul 31, 2018 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust
Apr 30, 2017 | A.B. Fanta, K. Mutsonziwa, B. Berkowitz et al. | FinMark Trust
Aug 31, 2016 | D. Naidoo, A. Motsomi | FinMark Trust
Jul 06, 2016 | Z. Brey, S. Chisadza, A. Ludin et al. | FinMark Trust