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The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a department in
Kenya ) , national_anthem = "Ee Mungu Nguvu Yetu "Ee Mungu Nguvu Yetu" (, ) is the national anthem of Kenya. History "Ee Mungu Nguvu Yetu"'s lyrics were originally written in Swahili language, Kiswahili, the national language of Kenya ...

Kenya
's Ministry of Planning which collects and compiles regular cross-sectoral data for the government. The Bureau was established through the Statistics Act of 2006 and initiated in February 2007. The office places staff in other departments of the Kenya Government to collect data. The headquarters is in Herufi House in Nairobi.


Programmes


Kenya Population and Housing Census

In part, the National Bureau of Statistics oversees the Kenya Population and Housing Census, which occurs every ten years. The most recent census was in 2019, and documents the population of country. An audit by the Auditor General's office published in 2021 found that half of the KSh 18.5 billion budget of the Kenya Population and Housing Census for the 2019 census, could not be accounted for.


National Sampling Survey and Evaluation Programme

The National Sampling Survey and Evaluation Programme is a household data collection program.


References


External links


Kenya National Bureau of Statistics homepage
Government agencies of Kenya {{Kenya-stub