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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 4.9 % Dec/20
Youth Unemployment Rate 3.6 % 4Q/20
Employed Persons 8744 Thousand Person | 8.744 Million Person 4Q/20
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.2 % 4Q/20
Unemployed Persons 453 Thousand Persons | 0.453 Million Persons Dec/20


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Kazakhstan - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan?

  • Unemployment Rate in Kazakhstan decreased to 4.9 % in December 2020. 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 Dec/20 13.02.2021
5 Sep/20 19.10.2020
5 Aug/20 16.09.2020
5 Jul/20 17.08.2020
4.8 Jun/20 15.07.2020
4.8 May/20 16.06.2020
4.8 Apr/20 04.06.2020
4.8 Mar/20 17.04.2020


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 decreased to 3.6 % in the forth quarter of 2020. 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 4Q/20 13.02.2021
3.9 3Q/20 19.11.2020
3.8 3Q/19 03.12.2019
3.6 4Q/18 09.05.2019
3.9 3Q/18 23.11.2018
3.9 2Q/18 04.09.2018
4.1 1Q/18 29.06.2018
4.1 4Q/17 20.03.2018


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 8744 Thousand Person (8.744 Million Person) in the forth quarter of 2020. 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
8744 4Q/20 13.02.2021
8713 3Q/20 19.11.2020
8704 2Q/20 15.08.2020
8794 1Q/20 23.05.2020
8773 4Q/19 15.02.2020
8773 3Q/19 24.11.2019
8763 2Q/19 29.10.2019
8732 1Q/19 04.07.2019


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 2.2 % in the forth quarter of 2020. 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 4Q/20 13.02.2021
2.1 3Q/20 21.11.2020
2.1 2Q/20 15.08.2020
2.2 1Q/20 23.05.2020
2.1 4Q/19 15.02.2020
2.2 3Q/19 16.11.2019
2.1 2Q/19 29.10.2019
2.2 1Q/19 04.07.2019


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 decreased to 453 Thousand Persons (0.453 Million Persons) in December 2020. 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 Dec/20 13.02.2021
455 Sep/20 19.11.2020
442 Apr/20 20.06.2020
443 Mar/20 18.04.2020
442 Feb/20 16.03.2020
441 Jan/20 11.02.2020
444 Dec/19 08.02.2020
444 Nov/19 16.12.2019


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 2020 63 63
Wages Feb/21 518.319 USD/Month 516.109
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/20 24.7 % 23.9
Kyrgyzstan Dec/20 3 % 3
Mongolia 4Q/20 7.6 % 7.3
Nepal 2020 4.44 % 2.85
Palestine 4Q/20 23.4 % 28.5
Tajikistan Nov/19 2.1 % 2.1
Cambodia 2019 2.4 % 0.1
China 1Q/21 5.3 % 5.5
Georgia 2020 18.5 % 17.6
India 2021 6.5 % 6.9
Israel Feb/21 5.1 % 4.6
Pakistan 2020 4.4 % 4.1
South Korea Mar/21 3.9 % 4
Taiwan Feb/21 3.73 % 3.75
Vietnam 4Q/20 2.37 % 2.5
Maldives 2020 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 4Q/20 16 % 18.1
Hong Kong Feb/21 7.2 % 7
Indonesia 3Q/20 7.07 % 4.99
Japan Feb/21 2.9 % 2.9
Kazakhstan Dec/20 4.9 % 5
Lebanon 2020 6.6 % 6
Macau Feb/21 2.9 % 2.7
Malaysia Feb/21 4.8 % 4.9
Philippines 1Q/21 8.7 % 8.7
Qatar 2Q/20 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 4Q/20 3.3 % 3.6
Sri Lanka 3Q/20 5.8 % 5.4
Thailand Dec/20 1.5 % 2
Oman 2020 5 % 1.8
Iran 3Q/20 9.5 % 9.8
Laos 2020 1 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2019 4.8 % 5.2
Kuwait 2020 2.3 % 2.41
Saudi Arabia 4Q/20 7.4 % 8.5
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2019 3.3 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2020 5 % 2.64
Yemen 2020 13.42 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2019 3.9 % 3.8
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2020 13.74 % 12.76
Syria 2020 9 % 8.2
Afghanistan 2020 11.2 % 11.1
Bhutan 2019 2.7 % 3.4
Brunei 2019 9.1 % 8.9
Mauritius 4Q/20 10.4 % 10.6