Kazakhstan: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 17,289,224 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.48 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.949 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 53.29 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 12.6 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 71.62 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 86,117,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 80,294,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 2,933,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 4,252,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 7,564,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 1,658,274.97 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 258,180 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 149,794.52 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 36,288.49 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 30,000,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 1,633,210,790,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 386,591,290,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 401,531,550,000 cu ft (2012)
    Imports (Dry) 371,866,950,000 cu ft (2012)
    Proved Reserves 85,000,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 97 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 25,240,000 (2011 )
Highways 93,612 km (2008 )
Internet Hosts 67,464 (2012 )
Internet Users 5,299,000 (2009 )
Railways 15,079 km (2010 )
Telephones 4,266,000 (2011 est.)
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationCentral Asia, northwest of China; a small portion west of the Ural (Zhayyq) River in eastern-most Europe
Total Area2,724,900 sq. km
Land Area2,699,700 sq. km
Water Area25,200 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatecontinental, cold winters and hot summers, arid and semiarid
Terrainvast flat steppe extending from the Volga in the west to the Altai Mountains in the east and from the plains of western Siberia in the north to oases and deserts of Central Asia in the south
Lowest PointVpadina Kaundy -132 m
Highest Point Khan Tangiri Shyngy (Pik Khan-Tengri) 6,995 m

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