KAZAKHSTAN

Capital Nur-Sultan
Area (km2) 2 724 900
Total population (thousands, 2019) 18 514
Population density (per km2) 7
National currency Kazakh tenge (KZT)
National statistical office www.stat.gov.kz
Agency of Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Women in the labour force, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 48%
Gender pay gap
   monthly earnings, 2017 32%
   hourly wage ..
Women in part-time employment, 2017
   percentage of employed women 10%
Female tertiary students, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 54%
Female victims of homicide, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 23%
Women researchers, 2019
   percentage of total for both sexes 52%
Life expectancy at birth, 2019
   females, years 77.3
   males, years 68.8
Life expectancy at 65, 2019
   females, years 17.3
   males, years 13.4
Total fertility rate, 2019
   average number of children per woman 2.9
Adolescent fertility rate, 2019
   number of live births per 1000 women aged 15-19 23.2
Mean age of women at birth of first child, 2017
   age in years 28.5
 
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
Employment
 (% change over previous year)
-0.7
1.3
-0.8
0.4
1.3
1.0
Unemployment rate
 (%)
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Youth unemployment rate
 (%)
3.8
4.2
3.8
3.8
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GDP
   current prices, millions of US dollars, PPP, 2019 512 334
GDP, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2019 27 555
Exports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2019 36.4
Imports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2019 28.4
Final consumption expenditure, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2019 16 922
Purchasing Power Parity (PPP)
   KZT per USD, US=1, 2019 135.717
Forest resources
   Area of forest
 (percentage of land area, 2015)
1
   Wood volume
 (m3 per inhabitant, 2015)
21

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Transport infrastructure, road accidents and traffic
   Railways
      total length in kilometres, 2019 16 061
   Motorways
      total length in kilometres, 2019 95 629
   Persons injured in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 1 111
   Persons killed in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 114
   Traffic, railways
      million passenger-kilometres, 2019 17 721
      million tonne-kilometres, 2019 286 652
   Traffic, roads
      million passenger-kilometres, 2018 247 931
      million tonne-kilometres, 2018 185 197