Living Wage Family in Kenya increased to 48500 KES/Month in 2018 from 47500 KES/Month in 2017. Living Wage Family in Kenya averaged 47700 KES/Month from 2015 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 48500 KES/Month in 2018 and a record low of 46600 KES/Month in 2016.

Living Wage Family in Kenya is expected to be 47451.21 KES/Month by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Kenya Living Wage Family is projected to trend around 44000.00 KES/Month in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Kenya Living Wage Family
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Kenya Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.30 11.50 12.20 9.30 percent [+]
Population 46.60 45.40 46.60 8.11 Million [+]
Living Wage Family 48500.00 47500.00 48500.00 46600.00 KES/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 22300.00 21400.00 22400.00 20900.00 KES/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 13572.00 12926.55 13572.00 1700.00 KES/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 60500.00 62300.00 62300.00 60500.00 KES/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 17500.00 19100.00 19100.00 16400.00 KES/Month [+]

Kenya Living Wage Family

WageIndicator Living Wage computations are based on the cost of living for a predefined food basket derived from the FAO database distinguishing 50 food groups with national food consumption patterns in per capita units, for housing and for transportation, with a margin for unexpected expenses. The data about prices of these items is collected through an online survey. Living Wage for a typical family refers to the family composition most common in the country at stake, calculated on the respective fertility rates. Kenya Living Wage Family - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
48500.00 47500.00 48500.00 46600.00 2015 - 2018 KES/Month yearly

Country Last Previous
Argentina 14400.00 Dec/18
Australia 2790.00 Dec/18
Brazil 2360.00 Dec/18
Canada 2580.00 Dec/18
France 1790.00 Dec/18
Germany 1990.00 Dec/17
India 19400.00 Dec/18
Indonesia 2954800.00 Dec/18
Italy 1440.00 Dec/18
Mexico 7900.00 Dec/18
Netherlands 1560.00 Dec/18
Russia 23700.00 Dec/18
South Africa 11300.00 Dec/18
Spain 1150.00 Dec/18
Turkey 3190.00 Dec/18
United Kingdom 1300.00 Dec/18
United States 2380.00 Dec/18