Kenya: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -0.13976 / longitude: 37.90474

General information


There are 47,251,000 people here, or 0.63% of the world's population. In this country, the median age is 20.00 years and the birth growth rate is around 2.09%.


Well known universities are: University of Nairobi.


The sign for the local currency is KSh (KES). In 2021 the GDP was $110,347,079,517 USD, placing it at position 60 in the market.


Well known national dishes are: Ugali, Sukuma wiki, Nyama choma. There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest, Lake Turkana National Parks, Lamu Old Town, Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley, Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests.


Here are the different languages spoken in the country: English, Swahili. The area of the country is 580,367 kmĀ², they don't use a postcode system and the main cities are: Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru, Kisumu, Kiambu. Nairobi is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. The ISO code is KE, the domain name ".ke" is used by the country's websites, telephone numbers begin with +254


ISO code KE
Capital Nairobi
Population 47,251,000
World percentage 0.63%
Median age 20.00 years
Population growth rate 2.09%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, Swahili
GDP (2021) $110,347,079,517
GDP position #60
Currency code KES
Currency symbol KSh
National dish Ugali, Sukuma wiki, Nyama choma
TLD .ke
Phone prefix +254