Kenya Population 2022

Population Kenya 2022 is 47 564 341 people. Kenya ranks 29 in terms of population in the world - 0.61% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Kenya is Nairobi, the official currency is the Kenyan Shilling (KES). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

  1. Population rank
  2. Life expectancy
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  4. Total area

Population of Kenya

47 564 341 people Flag of  Kenya Flag of Kenya Data in July 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Kenya

Population rank Kenya 47 564 341 people
Male population 49.9%
Female population 50.1%
Life expectancy Kenya
Life expectancy Male 58.9
Life expectancy Female 60.1
Median age Kenya 19 age
<15 years 42.2%
15 - 65 years 55.1%
>65 years 2.7%
Total area
Total area Kenya 580370 km2 (#45 in world)
Population density 81.96 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Kenya was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does Kenya occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Kenya takes 29st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Kenya?

The capital of Kenya is the city of Nairobi with a population of 3 476 632 people.