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Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 35,739.58
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 3,007.24
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 29% (2017)
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit (Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.34 | 0.32
Financial Inclusion Strategies: n/a
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 108.83
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 17% (2017)
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.067
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 4.96% | 21

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Apr 01, 2019 | European Investment Bank (EIB)
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a commitment of USD 15 million with the SPE Africa Industrialization I Fund (AIF I), a
Mar 21, 2019 | Capital FM; All Africa
KCB Bank Kenya Limited has signed a deal with Morocco's giant lender Attijariwafa Bank Group to drive cross-border trade and deepen financial inclu

Latest Publications

Oct 31, 2018 | Affordable Housing Institute | CAHF
Sep 30, 2018 | African Development Bank (AfDB) | AfDB
Sep 30, 2018 | International Trade Centre (ITC) | ITC
May 31, 2018 | A. Silva, M. Khaled, K. Beshay | IFC
Mar 31, 2017 | N. Chehade, A. Navarro, Y. Barnier et al. | CGAP, Arab Monetary Fund
Feb 28, 2017 | IMF | IMF