At 580,367 km2 (224,081 sq. mi), Kenya is the world's forty-seventh largest country. It lies between latitudes 5°N and 5°S, and longitudes 34° and 42°E. It is the biggest and most advanced economy in east and central Africa, with an affluent urban minority.

Capital: Nairobi

Currency: Kenya Shillings

Population: 45.2 million

Official Languages: English and Kiswahilli