Kenya is a country located in East Africa.


A person from Kenya is a Kenyan.

Capital City

The capital city of Kenya is Nairobi.


Kenyan Shilling (KES) .

Languages of Kenya

Kenya has 83 languages, 74 actively spoken, 7 endangered and 2 extinct.

To explore the major languages in Kenya, click/hover on the highlighted parts of the map.

For a comprehensive list of all the languages in the country, go to the list of languages section.

Note: Please be aware that the map provided is designed to give you a general overview of the major languages in Kenya and should not be considered as a representation of the exact regions where each language is actively spoken.