Foreign trade in services as a share of GDP reached 9.76 % in 2017 in Kenya, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.484 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Kenya reached an all time high of 39.7 % in 1993 and an all time low of 9.72 % in 2016. When compared to Kenya's main peers, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Ethiopia amounted to 10.6 %, 11.0 % in Tanzania and 14.2 % in Uganda in 2017.
Kenya has been ranked 124th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade in services as a share of GDP, 26 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Trade in services is the sum of service exports and imports divided by the value of GDP, all in current US dollars.