Interest Payments on Government Debt (As % of Government Expense) in Kenya

Interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense reached 11.1 % in 2017 in Kenya, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 13.9 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense in Kenya reached an all time high of 45.5 % in 1995 and an all time low of 9.76 % in 2010. When compared to Kenya's main peers, interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense in Ethiopia amounted to 4.21 % and 19.3 % in Uganda in 2017.

Kenya has been ranked 20th within the group of 103 countries we follow in terms of interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Interest payments include interest payments on government debt including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments to domestic and foreign residents.

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