Leading Economic Indicators

The Monthly Leading Economic Indicators report highlights changes in Consumer Price Indices, inflation rates, interest rates and exchange rates. In addition, the report details changes in selected indicators of international trade, agriculture, energy, manufacturing, construction, tourism and transport.

Monthly Economic Statistics

March 2024 Economic Statistics highlights

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 0.2 per cent, from an index of 138.34 in February 2024 to an index of 138.66 in March 2024. The overall year on year inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 5.7 per cent, in March 2024.

The Kenyan Shilling appreciated against all major selected trading currencies in March 2024.

The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) 20 Share index soared by 14.1 per cent from 1,536 points in February 2024 to 1,752 points in March 2024.


Monthly Statistics Published in the Leading Economic Indicators

LEI Statistics

Consumer Price Indices and inflation rates

Presents changes in prices of a selected basket of consumer goods and services.

Monetary and Financial Statistics

Presents foreign exchange rates of the Kenyan Shilling and prevailing interest rates

Agriculture Statistics

Monthly statistics on crop production, retail prices of crops, exports of cash crops and monthly auction prices of Tea and Coffee.

Trade Statistics

Presents monthly imports, exports and volume of trade statistics

Energy Statistics

Presents monthly electricity generation, consumption and petroleum products statistics.

Manufacturing Statistics

Highlights production volumes of selected manufacturing industries.

Transport Statistics

Presents monthly indicators of Air, railway and ports statistics.

Leading economic indicators provide early insights into economic performance prior to release of quarterly GDP Statistics

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