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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 4.7 % Jun/23
Youth Unemployment Rate 3.6 % 2Q/23
Employed Persons 9115 Thousand Person | 9.115 Million Person 2Q/23
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.3 % 2Q/23
Unemployed Persons 453 Thousand Persons | 0.453 Million Persons Jun/23


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan?

  • Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan decreased to 4.7 % in June 2023. The maximum rate was 13.7 % and minimum was 4.8 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Agency for Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
4.7 Jun/23 11.08.2023
4.8 Mar/23 12.05.2023
4.8 Dec/22 15.02.2023
4.9 Sep/22 11.11.2022
4.9 Jun/22 12.08.2022
4.9 Mar/22 09.05.2022
4.9 Dec/21 15.02.2022
4.9 Sep/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bakhytzhan Sagintayev 08.09.2016 - 21.02.2019 4.8000 4.9000 5.0000 4.8000 2.08%


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan decreased to 3.6 % in the second quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 19.41 % and minimum was 3.6 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Agency for Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.6 2Q/23 11.08.2023
4.1 1Q/23 20.05.2023
3.8 4Q/22 18.02.2023
3.8 3Q/22 19.11.2022
3.8 2Q/22 13.08.2022
3.7 1Q/22 14.05.2022
3.7 4Q/21 19.02.2022
3.7 3Q/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bakhytzhan Sagintayev 08.09.2016 - 21.02.2019 3.9000 4.1000 4.1000 3.8000 5.13%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Kazakhstan?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Kazakhstan increased to 9115 Thousand Person (9.115 Million Person) in the second quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 8794 Thousand Person and minimum was 6222 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Agency for Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
9115 2Q/23 11.08.2023
9032 1Q/23 12.05.2023
8966 4Q/22 18.02.2023
8825 3Q/22 11.11.2022
8828 2Q/22 13.08.2022
8816 1Q/22 14.05.2022
8812 4Q/21 19.02.2022
8813 3Q/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Kazakhstan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Long Term Unemployment Rate (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (%)

What is Long Term Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan?

  • Long Term Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan increased to 1.3 % in the second quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 9.2 % and minimum was 1.9 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Agency for Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
1.3 2Q/23 12.08.2023
1.2 1Q/23 20.05.2023
2.3 4Q/22 18.02.2023
2.4 3Q/22 19.11.2022
2.4 2Q/22 13.08.2022
2.2 1Q/22 14.05.2022
2.3 4Q/21 19.02.2022
2.2 3Q/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Kazakhstan?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Kazakhstan remained unchanged at 453 Thousand Persons (0.453 Million Persons) in June 2023. The maximum rate was 950 Thousand Persons and minimum was 439 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Agency for Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
453 Jun/23 11.08.2023
453 Mar/23 12.05.2023
456 Dec/22 18.02.2023
450 Sep/22 11.11.2022
452 Jun/22 13.08.2022
453 Mar/22 14.05.2022
450 Dec/21 19.02.2022
451 Sep/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Kazakhstan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Kazakhstan

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2022 63 63
Wages Jan/23 718.049 USD/Month 657.009
Living Wage Individual 2018 211.459 USD/Month 206.765

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2022 4.7 % 5.1
Jordan 2Q/23 22.3 % 21.9
Kyrgyzstan Jul/23 2.7 % 2.8
Mongolia 2Q/23 5.8 % 6.6
Nepal 2021 5.1 % 4.7
Palestine 2Q/23 24.7 % 25.2
Tajikistan Dec/22 7.8 % 7.7
Cambodia 20 0.22 % 0.23
China 2Q/23 5.2 % 5.3
Georgia 2023 16.7 % 18
India 2023 7.1 % 8.1
Israel Aug/23 3.1 % 3.4
Pakistan 2021 6.3 % 6.9
South Korea Aug/23 2.4 % 2.8
Taiwan Aug/23 3.42 % 3.43
Vietnam 2Q/23 2.3 % 2.25
Maldives 2022 4.9 % 6.1
Armenia 2Q/23 11.7 % 13.7
Hong Kong Aug/23 2.8 % 2.8
Indonesia 1Q/23 5.45 % 5.86
Japan Aug/23 2.7 % 2.7
Kazakhstan Jun/23 4.7 % 4.8
Lebanon 2022 12.6 % 12.5
Macau Aug/23 2.5 % 2.6
Malaysia Aug/23 3.4 % 3.4
Philippines 2Q/23 4.4 % 4.8
Qatar 1Q/23 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 2Q/23 1.9 % 1.8
Sri Lanka 2Q/23 5.2 % 4.7
Thailand Jun/23 1.06 % 1.05
Oman 2022 2.3 % 2.5
Iran 1Q/23 9.7 % 8.2
Laos 2022 2.6 % 3.6
Azerbaijan 2022 5.5 % 6
Kuwait 2022 2.5 % 2.8
Saudi Arabia 2Q/23 4.9 % 5.1
Bahrain 2022 5.5 % 6.6
North Korea 2022 3 % 3.2
United Arab Emirates 2022 2.75 % 3.11
Yemen 2022 13.59 % 13.89
Turkmenistan 2021 5.1 % 5
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2022 15.55 % 16.17
Syria 2022 9.6 % 9.8
Afghanistan 2021 13.3 % 11.7
Bhutan 2022 5.9 % 4.8
Brunei 2022 7.2 % 7.4
Mauritius 2Q/23 6.4 % 6.7