How many SACCOs are there in Kenya?
6007 in 2010
It is important to know that the SACCO sub-sector is part of the larger cooperative movement in Kenya. Keep in mind that there were 6,007 registered SACCOs in Kenya as at December 2010 of which 2,959 were active. It is important to know that 218 were deposits taking (SACCOs operating FOSAs) while 2,011 SACCOs were non-deposit taking (Non-FOSA operating SACCOs). Needless to say, the total membership of SACCOs at Dec 2010 was 1,857,566 accounting for about 4.8% of the total population.