Size of Kazakhstani population surpassed 17.4 mln people in January

Date: 09:17, 05-02-2015.

Astana. February 5. KazTAG - The size of Kazakhstani population made up 17 mln 417.4 thousand people as of January 1 2015, 1.5% up year on year, reports the statistics committee of the Ministry of National Economy.
According to the reported data, the size of urban population increased by 2.07% to 9 mln 628.8 thousand people, rural- by 0.79% to 7 mln 788.6 thousand people.
The size of population of South-Kazakhstan region increased by 2% since early 2014- to 2.789 mln people, Almaty region - by 1.6% to 2.016 mln people, Mangistau region- by 3.3% to 606.9 thousand people, Zhambyl region - by 1.3% to 1.099 mln people, Aktubinsk region- by 1.7% to 822.7 thousand people, Kyzylorda region- by 1.8% to 753.2 thousand people, Atyrau region- by 2.4% to 581.5 thousand people, Karaganda region- by 0.6% to 1.379 mln people.
The size of population in North Kazakhstan region lowered by 0.7% to 571.6 thousand people in 2014.

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