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Complete details about Kazakstan in Asia with capital city Astana

Country NameKazakstan (Qazaqstan)
Country CodeKAZ
Capital CityAstana
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1991
Population16223000
Surface Area2724900.0
Life Expectancy63.2 years
GNP24375.0 (old 23383.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

German     (3.1%)
Kazakh [official]     (46.0%)
Russian     (34.7%)
Tatar     (2.0%)
Ukrainian     (5.0%)
Uzbek     (2.3%)

Major Cities

Almaty, Almaty Qalasy     (population 1129400)
Qaraghandy, Qaraghandy     (population 436900)
Shymkent, South Kazakstan     (population 360100)
Taraz, Taraz     (population 330100)
Astana, Astana     (population 311200)
Öskemen, East Kazakstan     (population 311000)
Pavlodar, Pavlodar     (population 300500)
Semey, East Kazakstan     (population 269600)
Aqtöbe, Aqtöbe     (population 253100)
Qostanay, Qostanay     (population 221400)
Petropavl, North Kazakstan     (population 203500)
Oral, West Kazakstan     (population 195500)
Temirtau, Qaraghandy     (population 170500)
Qyzylorda, Qyzylorda     (population 157400)
Aqtau, Mangghystau     (population 143400)
Atyrau, Atyrau     (population 142500)
Ekibastuz, Pavlodar     (population 127200)
Kökshetau, North Kazakstan     (population 123400)
Rudnyy, Qostanay     (population 109500)
Taldyqorghan, Almaty     (population 98000)
Zhezqazghan, Qaraghandy     (population 90000)

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From @KazAkparat on Fri Jun 23 00:57:32 EDT 2017 #????????? #?????'?? ?????? ????????????? ?????? ??????? #??????????? ???????? ?????? ??? ? ?? ??? https://t.co/E9BUthHqU9
From @RaccoonFC on Thu Jun 22 23:25:20 EDT 2017 @desipiodotcom #Garpax really have their eye on that PG from Kazakstan.
From @KarachayBalkar on Thu Jun 22 21:05:23 EDT 2017 ??????????? / Kazakstan ?? ???????(Kazafusutan, Kazakhstan)
From @joshmoore38 on Thu Jun 22 19:18:17 EDT 2017 RT @Zak_Arif6: Is it only me using this snapchat update to look at countries like kazakstan to see people shagging goats
From @Zak_Arif6 on Thu Jun 22 19:10:01 EDT 2017 Is it only me using this snapchat update to look at countries like kazakstan to see people shagging goats
From @kazmuseumKZ on Thu Jun 22 17:11:52 EDT 2017 ?????: ???????? «?????? ?????????????» ???? ????? ??????? https://t.co/piFvEgrIl4 https://t.co/xhCV9uJNhS
From @MattNooch420 on Thu Jun 22 16:46:26 EDT 2017 @Euthanasia1978 @therealcliffyb You from Kazakstan now dude?
From @ebcalderon59 on Thu Jun 22 15:17:43 EDT 2017 RT @makavi_kati: Saara today, Astana Kazakstan@. What a beautiful picture. @harha_kuva @Saara_Aalto_FIN @KasparHuman @carolingus @saaraaalt?
From @kportocali on Thu Jun 22 12:04:59 EDT 2017 ???????? ??????? ??? ???? ??? ???????? ???? ?????? ??? ????????? https://t.co/UIN3BA3shN
From @Edmund_Koboah on Thu Jun 22 11:22:51 EDT 2017 We also discussed the sensitivities of Kazakstan receiving development/educational aid from international institutions
From @Edmund_Koboah on Thu Jun 22 11:20:03 EDT 2017 Had a very interesting discussion last week with an overseas PHD student from Kazakstan about her experience of studying in the UK
From @RealSebsFloRios on Thu Jun 22 11:04:52 EDT 2017 Watch the Knicks pick some unknown from Kazakstan. Cause Knicks always Knicks #NBADraft2017
From @Argymaq on Thu Jun 22 09:07:30 EDT 2017 ??? ????? ???????? ???????? ????? ????? ?????????? ????? https://t.co/qWkv6Xttr1
From @jonipakanen on Thu Jun 22 07:40:28 EDT 2017 I had the privilege to perform for our President Sauli Niinistö and to the President of Kazakstan Nursultan Nazarba? https://t.co/ZwX99e0wfa