Kenya

Country Profile

Capital: Nairobi

Population: 45,010,056

Official Language: English and Kiswahili

Unofficial Languages: Numerous indigenous languages

Life Expectancy at Birth: 63.52 years

HIV/AIDS

Adult Prevalence Rate: 6.04% (Ranking 12th in world comparisons)

Deaths: 58,400 (Ranking 8th in world comparisons)

People Living with HIV/AIDS: 1,594,400 (Ranking 4th in world comparisons)

Literacy Rate: 72.2%

Population below the poverty line: 43.4%

Main Economic Activity: Agriculture (determined by labour force occupational breakdown); Services (determined by GDP composition breakdown)

Unemployment Rate: 40% (Rank 191)

Youth Unemployment Rate: Not Available

Drinking Water Sources:

Unimproved: 38.3% of population

Improved: 61.7% of population

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Country Profile

Capital: Nairobi

Population: 45,010,056

Official Language: English and Kiswahili

Unofficial Languages: Numerous indigenous languages

Life Expectancy at Birth: 63.52 years

HIV/AIDS

Adult Prevalence Rate: 6.04% (Ranking 12th in world comparisons)

Deaths: 58,400 (Ranking 8th in world comparisons)

People Living with HIV/AIDS: 1,594,400 (Ranking 4th in world comparisons)

Literacy Rate: 72.2%

Population below the poverty line: 43.4%

Main Economic Activity: Agriculture (determined by labour force occupational breakdown); Services (determined by GDP composition breakdown)

Unemployment Rate: 40% (Rank 191)

Youth Unemployment Rate: Not Available

Drinking Water Sources:

Unimproved: 38.3% of population

Improved: 61.7% of population

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