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Kenya Inflation (CPI, ann. var. %, eop)

Inflation in Kenya

Inflation drops to lowest level since May 2022 in April

Inflation came in at 7.9% in April, which was down from March’s 9.2%. April’s figure represented the weakest inflation rate since May 2022. The softer rise was largely driven by more moderate rises in prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages, transport and clothing.

The trend pointed up slightly, with annual average inflation coming in at 8.7% in April (March: 8.6%).

Lastly, consumer prices rose 0.50% in April over the previous month, below March’s 0.81% increase. April’s result marked the weakest reading since January.

Kenya Inflation Chart

This chart displays Inflation (CPI, ann. var. %, eop) for Kenya from 2013 to 2022.

Kenya Inflation Data

2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Inflation (CPI, ann. var. %, eop) 4.5 5.7 7.2 5.6 5.7

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