Country: Kenya

Population: 38,610,097
Capital: Nairobi
Currency: Kenyan Shilling (KES )
Top level domain: .ke
Int. Phone access: 254
ISO2 code: KE
ISO3 code: KEN
IOC code: KEN


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English (official), Kiswahili (official),

Protestant 45%, Roman Catholic 33%, Muslim 10%, indigenous beliefs 10%, other 2% note: a large majority of Kenyans are Christian, but estimates for the percentage of the population that adheres to Islam or indigenous beliefs vary widely

United Nations member since: 1963-12-16

Olympic achievements

Olympic Summer Games: 12 times.   Medals: gold  22   silver  29   bronse   24
Olympic Winter Games: 3 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0

Provinces / Regions

Central, Coast, Eastern, Nairobi Area, North-Eastern, Nyanza, Rift Valley, Western,

Major Cities

Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nakuru, Machakos, Eldoret, Meru, Nyeri,