Facts and stats about Kazakhstan

17.74 million

Population. Ranked 61st in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 52nd in 2012.


China 1,533 km, Kyrgyzstan 1,224 km, Russia 6,846 km, Turkmenistan 379 km, Uzbekistan 2,203 km
Largest city Almaty - 1,185,900
Capital city Astana - 280,200
Major language Kazakh, Russian
Major religion Islam, Christianity
Monetary unit tenge
Alternative names Republic of Kazakhstan, kazakstan, Kazakhstan, Qazaqstan Respublikasy, Kazakhstan, Republic of
Groups Christian countries, Cold countries, Former Soviet republics, Landlocked countries, Muslim countries, South and Central Asia, Sparsely populated countries, World

Interesting observations about Kazakhstan


Hi David, see: http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/History-of-Kazakhstan as well as the links from that page.

Posted on 29 Apr 2005

Suchita Vemuri, Staff Editor

Suchita Vemuri, Staff Editor