The skyline in Kenya

Kenya Inflation April 2022

Kenya: Inflation rises further in April

Consumer prices rose 1.69% month on month in April on a seasonally-adjusted basis, markedly up from March’s 0.85% increase, and marking the strongest increase in over two years. Looking at the details of the release, the acceleration was due to spiking prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as for transport.

Inflation jumped to a six-month high of 6.5% in April, up from March’s 5.6%. Consequently, annual average inflation rose to 6.1% in April (March: 6.0%).

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