Cost of food in Kenya increased 10.55 percent in May of 2020 over the same month in the previous year.
Food Inflation in Kenya averaged 9.70 percent from 2010 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 26.20 percent in October of 2011 and a record low of -1.15 percent in August of 2018. This page provides the latest reported value for - Kenya Food Inflation - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Kenya Food Inflation - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on June of 2020. source: Kenya National Bureau of Statistics
Food Inflation in Kenya is expected to be 10.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Kenya to stand at 8.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Kenya Food Inflation is projected to trend around 11.00 percent in 2021 and 12.50 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.