Kenya Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Kenya trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 31.42%, a 1.98% decline from 2019.
  • Kenya trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 33.40%, a 2.75% decline from 2018.
  • Kenya trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 36.15%, a 1.25% decline from 2017.
  • Kenya trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 37.39%, a 0.31% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Djibouti 293.78%
Vietnam 209.32%
Cambodia 126.34%
Congo, Rep. 113.96%
Mongolia 113.53%
Georgia 93.27%
Mauritania 90.67%
Nicaragua 89.47%
Honduras 85.75%
Cabo Verde 84.69%
Kyrgyz Republic 83.01%
Ukraine 79.13%
Morocco 78.62%
Moldova 76.99%
Kosovo 76.66%
Vanuatu 70.12%
El Salvador 69.43%
West Bank and Gaza 67.12%
Solomon Islands 63.73%
Uzbekistan 63.05%
Angola 62.62%
Philippines 58.17%
Myanmar 56.44%
Sri Lanka 39.52%
Cameroon 36.61%
India 36.47%
Egypt 33.96%
Indonesia 33.19%
Kenya 31.42%
Bangladesh 30.76%
Pakistan 26.21%
Nigeria 25.40%
Sudan 9.96%
Kenya Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 31.42% -1.98%
2019 33.40% -2.75%
2018 36.15% -1.25%
2017 37.39% -0.31%
2016 37.70% -6.48%
2015 44.18% -7.12%
2014 51.30% -1.83%
2013 53.13% -4.63%
2012 57.77% -2.68%
2011 60.45% 6.22%
2010 54.23% 3.36%
2009 50.86% -6.72%
2008 57.58% 3.68%
2007 53.89% -1.34%
2006 55.24% -9.24%
2005 64.48% 5.00%
2004 59.48% 5.34%
2003 54.13% -1.04%
2002 55.17% -0.77%
2001 55.95% 2.64%
2000 53.31% 5.12%
1999 48.19% -0.70%
1998 48.90% -5.16%
1997 54.06% -3.26%
1996 57.31% -14.43%
1995 71.75% 0.48%
1994 71.27% -1.59%
1993 72.86% 19.93%
1992 52.93% -2.67%
1991 55.60% -1.42%
1990 57.02% 3.86%
1989 53.16% 3.18%
1988 49.98% 2.27%
1987 47.70% -8.04%
1986 55.74% 0.30%
1985 55.45% -3.36%
1984 58.80% 4.64%
1983 54.16% -4.05%
1982 58.22% -6.06%
1981 64.28% -1.14%
1980 65.42% 8.05%
1979 57.36% -10.26%
1978 67.62% 1.07%
1977 66.55% 2.35%
1976 64.21% -0.13%
1975 64.34% -10.24%
1974 74.57% 18.51%
1973 56.06% 0.75%
1972 55.31% -8.51%
1971 63.83% 3.34%
1970 60.49% 2.87%
1969 57.62% -1.08%
1968 58.70% 0.86%
1967 57.84% -5.45%
1966 63.28% 1.19%
1965 62.09% -0.51%
1964 62.60% 1.61%
1963 61.00% -1.17%
1962 62.16% -1.68%
1961 63.85% -0.92%
1960 64.77% -0.92%