Kenyan Shilling (KES)
The Kenyan Shilling is the primary currency of Kenya.
This currency is used by an estimated 53,771,300 people.
Based on our estimate, Kenyan Shilling is the #24 most popular currency is the world.
The currency code for the Kenyan Shilling is "KES".
The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 404.
The currency symbol for the Shilling is "KSh".
Kenyan Shilling conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.
KES Currency Demographics
The primary country using the Kenyan Shilling is Kenya.
There are approximately 53,771,300 people around the world who use the Kenyan Shilling.
The Kenyan Shilling is the #24 most used widely currency is the world.
53,771,300 user population
Ranked #24 in the world
KES Exchange Rates
1 Kenyan Shilling equals:
† Rates last updated at 2 hours from now
‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions
KES Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||KES|
|ISO 4217 Number||404|
|Minor Unit Name||Cent|
|Minor Unit Symbol||
|Frequently Used banknotes||KSh50, KSh100, KSh200, KSh500, KSh1000|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||N.a.|
|Frequently Used Coins||KSh1, KSh5, KSh10, KSh20|
|Rarely Used Coins||c50, c40|
|Estimated User Population||53,771,300 people|
|KES Inflation Rate||5.40%|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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