Size of young population to drop until mid of coming decade in Kazakhstan
Astana. December 25. KazTAG - The size of young population will drop until the mid of the coming decade in Kazakhstan.
"According to the statistics committee of the Ministry of National Economy, the size of young population in Kazakhstan will reduce until the mid of 2020th," said Dauren Abayev, Minister of Information and Public Development, answering a request of a group of deputies.
He marked the demographic pit dated 1990 as the main factor.
“In the near future, the size of the senior youth group (25-29 years old) will begin to decline and will go into the phase of decline. A group of people aged 20-25 is now in the phase of decline. These two phases will cause an ongoing decline in the number of youth. In the near future, only a group of 15-19 years will show growth, " he said.
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