Kenya: Return on equity

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 Kenya

Bank return on equity, in percent

 Latest value 21.83
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2021
 Average 23.94
 Min - Max 0.62 - 32.57
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Kenya from 2000 to 2021. The average value for Kenya during that period was 23.94 percent with a minimum of 0.62 percent in 2002 and a maximum of 32.57 percent in 2013. The latest value from 2021 is 21.83 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 136 countries is 13.44 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Kenya - Return on equity - Recent values chart

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Kenya - Return on equity - historical chart - 2000-2021




Definition: Commercial banks’ pre-tax income to yearly averaged equity. The numerator and denominator are first aggregated on the country level before division. Note that banks used in the calculation might differ between indicators. Calculated from underlying bank-by-bank unconsolidated data from Bankscope.

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