Dairy cattle population in Kenya (on the basis of a census conducted a few year ago). It is the 6th largest country in terms of cattle population after India, Brazil, Sudan, China and Pakistan.
4.12 million tonnes
Annual milk production in 2016. 90%o of this output is produced by smallholder dairy farmers.
Estimated number of small dairy farmers with under 4 cattle head on an average.
Percentage of Kenya’s milk that is sold raw on the farms and in informal markets.
6% - 8%
Contribution to the country's GDP from the dairy sector, while contribution to Agriculture GDP is around 14%.