Population: 49,7 Mio (2017)
Population Density: ca. 82 pro km2
Capitol: Nairobi. Einwohner: ca. 4,4 Mio
Government: Presidential republic since 1963. President: Uhuru Kenyatta, since 2012. Independent since 1963 (former British colony).
Language: Beside Kiswahili and English as the official languages more than 30 tribal languages like Kikuyu, Luo or Maasai are spoken in Kenya. German is not very common, German speaking Kenyans can mostly be found in the touristic areas along the coast.
Religion: 83% Christian (47% Protestants), 11% Muslims, 1.7% indigenous beliefs, 1% hindu
Local Time: UTC + 3. No daylight saving time. The difference to central Europe is 2 hours during the European winter time and 1 hour during European summer time.
Electricity: 220/240 V, 50 Hz. British 3 pin sockets, an adapter is required. Many hotels offer adapters for a small deposit, carrying an international adapter is recommended though.
Currency: Kenya Shilling (1 Kenya Shilling = 10 Cent)