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GDL Area Database (4.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 131 countries, 1483 sub-national regions
38.6 million persons, 8.7 million households
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Share of population living in area

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Kenya (Africa)
Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Urban 12.6 13.6 14.6 15.6 16.7 17.7 18.7 18.9 19.2 19.4 19.7 20.0 19.9 19.8 19.7 19.6 19.5 21.9 24.4 26.9 29.4 31.9 34.4 36.9 39.4 41.9
Rural 87.4 86.4 85.4 84.4 83.3 82.3 81.3 81.1 80.8 80.6 80.3 80.0 80.1 80.2 80.3 80.4 80.5 78.1 75.6 73.1 70.6 68.1 65.6 63.1 60.6 58.1
Poor 88.3 88.6 88.9 89.1 89.4 89.7 90.0 89.9 89.9 89.9 89.9 89.8 88.7 87.6 86.4 85.3 84.1 82.2 80.2 78.3 76.3 74.4 72.4 70.5 68.5 66.6
Nonpoor 9.41 9.45 9.50 9.55 9.60 9.65 9.69 9.76 9.83 9.91 9.98 10.0 11.2 12.4 13.5 14.7 15.9 17.8 19.7 21.7 23.6 25.6 27.5 29.5 31.4 33.4
Lowest 25% 26.3 26.5 26.8 27.0 27.3 27.5 27.8 28.1 28.5 28.9 29.2 29.6 29.6 29.6 29.7 29.7 29.7 29.6 29.5 29.4 29.4 29.3 29.2 29.1 29.0 28.9
Second 25% 27.9 27.7 27.5 27.3 27.1 26.9 26.7 26.7 26.7 26.7 26.7 26.7 27.0 27.3 27.6 27.9 28.2 28.0 27.8 27.5 27.3 27.0 26.8 26.6 26.3 26.1
Third 25% 25.2 25.0 24.9 24.7 24.5 24.3 24.1 24.2 24.3 24.4 24.5 24.6 24.5 24.3 24.2 24.1 23.9 23.7 23.5 23.3 23.0 22.8 22.6 22.4 22.2 21.9
Highest 25% 20.6 20.7 20.9 21.0 21.1 21.3 21.4 20.9 20.5 20.0 19.5 19.1 18.9 18.7 18.5 18.3 18.1 18.7 19.2 19.8 20.3 20.9 21.4 21.9 22.5 23.0
Central 14.5 14.1 13.6 13.1 12.6 12.2 11.7 12.1 12.5 12.9 13.2 13.6 13.0 12.3 11.6 10.9 10.3 10.4 10.6 10.8 11.0 11.2 11.4 11.6 11.8 12.0
Coast 9.90 9.48 9.06 8.64 8.23 7.81 7.39 7.53 7.67 7.81 7.95 8.09 8.03 7.97 7.91 7.84 7.78 8.12 8.46 8.80 9.14 9.48 9.82 10.2 10.5 10.8
Eastern 19.9 19.4 19.0 18.6 18.1 17.7 17.2 17.1 17.0 16.8 16.7 16.6 16.7 16.9 17.0 17.2 17.3 16.9 16.4 16.0 15.6 15.1 14.7 14.2 13.8 13.4
Nairobi 4.39 4.91 5.44 5.96 6.49 7.01 7.54 7.52 7.51 7.50 7.49 7.48 7.22 6.97 6.72 6.46 6.21 6.69 7.17 7.64 8.12 8.60 9.08 9.56 10.0 10.5
North Eastern 2.82 2.82 2.81 2.81 2.80 2.80 2.79 2.79 2.78 2.80 2.82 2.84 2.86 2.88 2.91 2.93 2.95 2.97
Nyanza 14.1 15.2 16.3 17.3 18.4 19.5 20.6 19.5 18.5 17.4 16.4 15.3 15.6 15.9 16.1 16.4 16.7 16.2 15.8 15.3 14.9 14.5 14.0 13.6 13.1 12.7
Rift Valley 22.1 22.4 22.6 22.8 23.0 23.3 23.5 23.6 23.8 24.0 24.1 24.3 24.9 25.4 26.0 26.5 27.1 27.0 26.8 26.7 26.6 26.5 26.4 26.2 26.1 26.0
Western 15.1 14.6 14.1 13.6 13.1 12.6 12.1 12.0 12.0 11.9 11.8 11.8 11.8 11.8 11.8 11.9 11.9 11.9 11.8 11.8 11.8 11.7 11.7 11.7 11.7 11.6