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Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 57,310.02
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 936.33
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 40% | 47%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.28 | 0.25
Financial Inclusion Strategies: • National Financial Inclusion Framework 2018-2022• SADC Financial Inclusion Strategy 2016-2021
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: n/a
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 35% | 43%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.008
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 17% | 10

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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 18, 2019 | Agence Ecofin
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Nov 30, 2018 | R.H. Mynhardt, J. Marx | Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences
Oct 31, 2018 | M. Kaffenberger, E. Totolo, M. Soursourian | CGAP
Jul 31, 2018 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust
Jun 30, 2018 | UNHCR, UNCDF | UNHCR
Jun 20, 2018 | M. Mattern, C. McKay | CGAP
May 14, 2018 | E. Hernandez, Y. Bin-Humam, R. Ciacci et al. | CGAP