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Map of Kenya

Map of Kenya

Also Known As: Jamhuri ya Kenya (Swahili)
Bordering Countries: Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
Demonym: Kenyan
Motto: "Let us all pull together"
Population: 45,010,056 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.11% (2014)
Government: semi-presidential republic
Capital City: Nairobi
Capital Coordinates: 1°16′S 36°48′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+3
Currency: Kenyan Shilling
Currency Code: KES
Currencies Issued: shilling
GDP: $35.8 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $875 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 5.10% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 5.80% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 40.00% (2008)
Foreign Debt: $8.9 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: KE
Internet Country Code: .ke
Number of Internet Users: 3996000 (2009)
Calling Code: 254
Electrical Generation Capacity: 1698000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1963 from United Kingdom
Area: 580,367 square km (569,140 km land) (11,227 km water)
Coastline: 536 km
Lowest Point: Indian Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Kenya (5,199 m)
Life Expectancy: 63.52 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 3.54 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 40.71 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 6.10% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 4.20% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.509 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.2 (2011)
Literacy: 90.60 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 10

Number of coins in catalogue: 7

Number of stamps in catalogue: 33

Location of Kenya in Africa

Regional Map for Kenya

Major Cities

Eldoret (Population 193830)
Embu (Population 41092)
Garissa (Population 65881)
Kakamega (Population 73607)
Kisumu (Population 322024)
Kitale (Population 220000)
Lodwar (Population 17000)
Machakos (Population 144109)
Malindi (Population 117735)
Meru (Population 240900)
Mombasa (Population 939370)
Moyale (Population 34314)
Nairobi [Capital] (Population 3138295)
Nakuru (Population 300000)
Nyeri (Population 98908)
Thika (Population 200000)
Wajir (Population 32200)

Languages

Luhya
Luo
Maasai
Swahili
Teso

Colleges

Kenyatta University (Nairobi)
Moi University (Eldoret)
University of Nairobi (Nairobi)

Rivers

Nile River

Lakes

Lake Bogoria
Lake Logipi
Lake Nakuru
Lake Turkana
Lake Victoria

Mountains

Mount Elgon
Mount Kenya
Mount Satima

Stock Exchange

Nairobi Stock Exchange

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