Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics News

NEWS INDEPTH: The top-performing counties in Kenya

Siaya, Tharaka-Nithi and Nakuru also recorded sharp gross county product (GCP) growth over the period, the Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics (KNBS) says following its first-ever study of the 47 counties’ wealth to ascertain how much each region contributed to the national cake.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Young Parliamentarians Association wants youths at core of Building Bridges

In March last year, a survey conducted by the Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics (KNBS) showed that seven million Kenyans are unemployed and out of these, 1.4 million were desperately looking for employment.

Capital News , Kenya Feb 19, 2019

LITU: How to leverage remittances for informal sector

The Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics indicates that the informal economy accounted for 83.9 percent of total employment statistics in 2017.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

Countdown to 2019 Census: What you need to know Kenya News

Well, forget the polling and statistics done by independent research organizations, The Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics will be carrying out a nationwide housing and population census in August 2019.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

We’re ready to lose Somalia market, miraa traders say

According to Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics, Somalia remains Kenya’s key miraa market, taking in about 50 tonnes of the commodity daily.

The Star , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

Lifeline for SMEs in training boost

A survey conducted by Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics in 2016 revealed that over 2.2 million start-ups did not survive beyond two years, citing high operating costs, poor economy, declining income and growing losses.

The Star , Kenya Feb 15, 2019

KWAME: Four lessons from the publication of the County Gross

The Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics (KNBS) published a report containing estimates of the output from individual counties in Kenya.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 15, 2019

ALEX LITU: Let’s use diaspora funds to expand informal sector

The Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics indicates that the informal economy accounted for 83.9 per cent of total employment statistics in 2017.

The Star , Kenya Feb 14, 2019

Kenya’s top 10 richest counties

Nairobi, with a contribution of 21.7 percent to the overall GDP, is by far Kenya’s richest county, according to a new Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics listing released Wednesday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 14, 2019

Kenya’s top 10 richest counties

Nairobi, with a contribution of 21.7 percent to the overall GDP, is by far Kenya’s richest county, according to a new Kenya National Bureau Of Statistics listing released Wednesday.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 14, 2019