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Kenya

Kenyan Shilling (KES)

A growing number of consumers in Kenya prefer digital payment methods, which were once only an option among many. During 2020 alone, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the country saw a 40% increase in digital payment trends.

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Population

53,005,614

Banked Population:

79.2%

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Main industries

Manufacturing and Service

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Main imports

Refined Petroleum, Palm Oil, Broadcasting Equipment,
Packaged Medicaments, and Cars

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Main exports

Tea, Cut Flowers, Refined Petroleum,
Gold, and Coffee

GDP stats

$2,081.8

Per capita (USD)

7.5%

Growth annually

67

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Internet usage

30%

Smartphone usage

35%

Credit/debit card usage

38%

Population transacting electronically

79%

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Total volume of digital payments projected to reach

$7,629.00M (USD)

Payment Methods in Kenya

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  • Mobile Money

Airtel Mobile Money Kenya

Mobile Money

M Pesa

Mobile Money

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