Total cattle livestock reached 18,389 '000 in 2014 in Kenya, according to Faostat. This is 5.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total cattle livestock in Kenya reached an all time high of 19,500 '000 in 2013 and an all time low of 6,800 '000 in 1963. When compared to Kenya's main peers, total cattle livestock in Somalia amounted to 4,840 '000 and 12,470 '000 in Uganda in 2014.
Kenya has been ranked 15th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of total cattle livestock, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.