Population size exceeds 17.26 mln of people in Kazakhstan - Statistics Agency
Astana. July 8. KazTAG - The size of population in Kazakhstan made up 17 mln 264.6 thousand of people as of July 1 2014, 0.6% up since the beginning of the year, reports the Agency of Statistics.
According to the statistics data the size of population of South-Kazakhstan region increased by 22.6 thousand of people to 2.757 mln of people since the beginning of the year, Almaty region- by 13.2 thousand to 1.998 mln of people, Mangistau region - by 7.7 thousand to 595.1 thousand, Zhambyl region - by 6.5 thousand to 1.091 mln of people, Aktubinsk region - by 5.7 thousand to 814.6 thousand of people, Kyzylorda region - by 5.8 thousand to 745.6 thousand of people, Atyrau region- by 5.5 thousand to 573.4 thousand, Karaganda region- by 2.6 thousand to 1.372 mln of people.
The size of population in North Kazakhstan region lowered in 5 months by 1.2 thousand to 574.6 thousand of people.
The size of population of Astana increased by 17.6 thousand to 831.9 thousand of people, Almaty- by 12.5 thousand to 1 mln 520 thousand of people.