The skyline in Kenya

Kenya Inflation March 2021

Kenya: Inflation inches up in March

Consumer prices rose a seasonally-adjusted 0.40% over the previous month in March, below the 0.70% increase recorded in February. March’s result marked the softest rise in prices since September 2020. The result was largely due to higher prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as for housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels, and transport.

Inflation came in at 5.9% in March, which was up from February’s 5.8%. Meanwhile, the trend was unchanged, with annual average inflation coming in at February’s 5.2% in March.

Free sample report

Access essential information in the shortest time possible. FocusEconomics provide hundreds of consensus forecast reports from the most reputable economic research authorities in the world.
Close Left Media Arrows Left Media Circles Right Media Arrows Right Media Circles Arrow Quote Wave Address Email Telephone Man in front of screen with line chart Document with bar chart and magnifying glass Application window with bar chart Target with arrow Line Chart Stopwatch Globe with arrows Document with bar chart in front of screen Bar chart with magnifying glass and dollar sign Lightbulb Document with bookmark Laptop with download icon Calendar Icon Nav Menu Arrow Arrow Right Long Icon Arrow Right Icon Chevron Right Icon Chevron Left Icon Briefcase Icon Linkedin In Icon Full Linkedin Icon Filter Facebook Linkedin Twitter Pinterest