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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 4.9 % Mar/22
Youth Unemployment Rate 3.7 % 1Q/22
Employed Persons 8816 Thousand Person | 8.816 Million Person 1Q/22
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.2 % 1Q/22
Unemployed Persons 453 Thousand Persons | 0.453 Million Persons Mar/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan?

  • Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan remained unchanged at 4.9 % in March 2022. 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
4.9 Mar/22 09.05.2022
4.9 Dec/21 15.02.2022
4.9 Sep/21 18.01.2022
4.9 Jun/21 12.08.2021
4.9 Mar/21 12.05.2021
4.9 Dec/20 13.02.2021
5 Sep/20 19.10.2020
5 Aug/20 16.09.2020


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 remained unchanged at 3.7 % in the first quarter of 2022. 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
3.7 1Q/22 14.05.2022
3.7 4Q/21 19.02.2022
3.7 3Q/21 18.01.2022
3.7 2Q/21 21.08.2021
3.7 1Q/21 15.05.2021
3.6 4Q/20 13.02.2021
3.9 3Q/20 19.11.2020
3.8 3Q/19 03.12.2019


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 8816 Thousand Person (8.816 Million Person) in the first quarter of 2022. 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
8816 1Q/22 14.05.2022
8812 4Q/21 19.02.2022
8813 3Q/21 18.01.2022
8805 2Q/21 21.08.2021
8781 1Q/21 15.05.2021
8744 4Q/20 13.02.2021
8713 3Q/20 19.11.2020
8704 2Q/20 15.08.2020


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 decreased to 2.2 % in the first quarter of 2022. 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
2.2 1Q/22 14.05.2022
2.3 4Q/21 19.02.2022
2.2 3Q/21 18.01.2022
2.2 2Q/21 21.08.2021
2 1Q/21 15.05.2021
2.2 4Q/20 13.02.2021
2.1 3Q/20 21.11.2020
2.1 2Q/20 15.08.2020


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 increased to 453 Thousand Persons (0.453 Million Persons) in March 2022. 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 Mar/22 14.05.2022
450 Dec/21 19.02.2022
451 Sep/21 18.01.2022
451 Jun/21 12.08.2021
451 Mar/21 15.05.2021
453 Dec/20 13.02.2021
455 Sep/20 19.11.2020
442 Apr/20 20.06.2020


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 Apr/22 653.818 USD/Month 633.17
Living Wage Individual 2018 211.459 USD/Month 206.765

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 5.3 % 4.2
Jordan 4Q/21 23.3 % 23.2
Kyrgyzstan Mar/22 3 % 2.9
Mongolia 4Q/21 8.1 % 7.4
Nepal 2020 4.44 % 2.85
Palestine 1Q/22 25 % 24
Tajikistan Dec/20 7.5 % 2.1
Cambodia 2020 0.31 % 2.4
China 1Q/22 6.1 % 5.8
Georgia 2021 20.6 % 18.5
India 2022 7.8 % 7.6
Israel Apr/22 3.5 % 3.8
Pakistan 2020 4.4 % 4.1
South Korea Apr/22 2.7 % 2.7
Taiwan Apr/22 3.68 % 3.7
Vietnam 1Q/22 2.46 % 3.56
Maldives 2020 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 4Q/21 14.5 % 15
Hong Kong Apr/22 5.4 % 5
Indonesia 1Q/22 5.83 % 6.49
Japan Mar/22 2.6 % 2.7
Kazakhstan Mar/22 4.9 % 4.9
Lebanon 2020 6.6 % 6
Macau Apr/22 3.5 % 3.5
Malaysia Mar/22 4.1 % 4.1
Philippines 1Q/22 5.8 % 6.4
Qatar 2Q/20 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 1Q/22 2.2 % 2.4
Sri Lanka 4Q/21 4.6 % 5.2
Thailand Mar/22 1.53 % 1.64
Oman 2020 5 % 1.8
Iran 4Q/21 8.9 % 9.6
Laos 2020 1 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2021 6 % 6.27
Kuwait 2020 2.3 % 2.41
Saudi Arabia 4Q/21 6.9 % 6.6
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2020 4.7 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2020 5 % 2.64
Yemen 2020 13.42 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2020 4.38 % 3.9
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2020 13.74 % 12.76
Syria 2020 9 % 8.2
Afghanistan 2020 11.2 % 11.1
Bhutan 2020 5 % 2.7
Brunei 2020 8.4 % 6.8
Mauritius 4Q/21 8.1 % 9.5