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July 2015

Global Findex Kenya 2014

The Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) database, provides comparable indicators showing how people around the world save, borrow,make payments, and manage risk. The survey is conducted as part of the Gallup World Poll which targets a nationally representative, randomly selected sample from the non institutionalized population at or above the age of 15. The data […]

Datasets
July 2015

Global Findex Kenya 2011

The Global Financial Inclusion (Global Findex) database, provides comparable indicators showing how people around the world save, borrow,make payments, and manage risk. The survey is conducted as part of the Gallup World Poll which targets a nationally representative, randomly selected sample from the non institutionalized population at or above the age of 15.

Publications
April 2015

Capacities to aspire and capacities to save: A gendered analysis of motivations for liquidity management

This paper identifies the ways in which current financial service offerings are used and deployed by women and men towards achieving their goals for wellbeing. In the context of an on-going, gendered gap in access to formal financial services the research set out to investigate how and in what ways this relates to the aspirations […]

Publications
August 2014

Kenya Financial Diaries: Executive summary

How do poor Kenyans manage their money? This executive summary synthesizes the key findings of the 2012-13 Kenya Financial Diaires project that looked very closely at the ways in which low-income Kenyans earned, spent, saved, borrowed and invested over the course of a year. The data from the project paint a rich picture of the […]

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August 2014

Financial diaries respondent profiles: Extreme savings and thrift

This short note profiles the savings behavior of “Kevin” – one of the participants of the 2012-13 Kenya Financial Diaries project – and addresses the bigger question of whether and in which cases restricted savings accounts are desirable for people living on little.

Publications
October 2013

FinAccess National Survey 2013: Profiling developments in financial access and usage in Kenya

The objectives of FinAccess 2013 were to; (1) provide information to policy makers about the main barriers to access, geographic or socio-economic for instance, providing an impetus for necessary reforms, (2) provide information to the private sector about market opportunities, and in particular insight into the types of products that will suit newly identified, unserved […]