Area

580,367 sq km

Currency

Kenyan shilling (KSh)

If Kenya Were 100 People

  • 22 would be Kikuyu
  • 14 would be Luhya
  • 13 would be Luo
  • 12 would be Kalenjin
  • 11 would be Akamba
  • 6 would be Meru
  • 22 would be other

Language Spoken

English and Swahili; other tribal languages also spoken

Percentage: Religion

  • 83 Christian
  • 11 Muslim
  • 2 Traditional religions
  • 4 Other religions (including Hindu)

Population

47.7 million

Population per Sq Km

  • Kenya: 81
  • USA: 30
  • UK: 270

Time

East Africa Time (GMT/UTC plus three hours).