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The main indicators of the labor market on July 1, 2019

According to the departments of coordination of employment and social programs of the regions, Almaty, Astana and Shymkent in January-June 2019, 343.0 thousand citizens applied for employment issues. Residents of rural areas, among those who applied, amounted to 187.6 thousand people or about 54.7 percent.

On July 1, 2019 176, 7 thousand people were registered in employment agencies, in which 93.5 thousand people, i.e. 53 percent is residents of rural areas. Among the unemployed persons, 95.8 thousand people or 54.2% are women, 35.3%, i.e. 62.4 thousand people are young people aged at 16-29 years.

With the assistance of the employment agencies 208,1 thousand or a 71.1 percent of the total number of persons registered in employment agencies as job seekers have been employed, in which 17,0 thousand unemployed citizens were employed to social jobs, 15.1 thousand graduates of educational institutions were directed to the passage of "youth practice". The residents of rural areas in the total amount of employed are 120, 1 thousand persons or 57.6%.

For the expired period of 2019 55.5 thousand people or 16.2 percent to amount of applicants are covered by social work, among them 34.5 thousand people, i.e. 62.2% are the residents of rural area. 33% of the persons sent to public works, provided assistance to organizations of housing and communal services in cleaning the territories of cities, settlements, industrial enterprises. About 24% of citizens took part in ecological improvement of regions (gardening and improvement).

In the 2nd quarter of 2019, the number of unemployed was 441.8 thousand people, the unemployment rate was 4.8%, compared with the data of the same period in 2018, this figure increased by 0.4 thousand people, the unemployment rate decreased by 0.1%.

According to the Committee on statistics of MNE of RK in the second quarter of 2019, compared to the same period in 2018,  the workforce increased by is 125.8 thousand people (or 1.4%) and amounted to 9204,7 thousand people, employed population amounted to 8637,5 thousand people or increased by about 125.4 thousand people (1.5%).

 

Key indicators of the labor market as of July 1, 2019

(Data of regional departments of employment and social programs)

Name of oblast

Number of the persons addressed for assistance in employment (thousand persons)

Number of population covered by active forms of social protection against unemployment  (thousand persons)

Number of
the registered unemployed,
(thousand
persons)

Share of the registered unemployed in the number of economically active population****,
%

Unemployment level, % (according to data of SC of MNE of the RK* for 2 quarter of 2019)

employed

Took part in OOP

Sent to vocational training

total, among them:

at SWP*

at YP
***

 

Kazakhstan

343.0

208.1

17.0

15.1

55.5

21.6

176.7

1.9

4.8

1

Akmola

11.1

7.6

0.5

0.3

1.6

1.3

3.5

0.8

4.7

2

Aktyubinsk

20.5

15.9

1.5

1.4

3.6

1.2

6.6

1.5

4.8

3

Almaty

30.8

17.4

1.2

1.0

5.6

4.4

15.9

1.5

4.6

4

Atyrau

12.0

7.8

0.4

0.4

4.3

0.7

9.0

2.7

4.9

5

East
Kazakhstan

19.3

12.1

0.9

0.5

4.5

2.1

8.7

1.2

4.8

6

Zhambyl

18.9

13.1

1.3

1.6

3.8

2.4

12.4

2.3

4.8

7

West
Kazakhstan

13.6

8.8

0.8

0.6

3.2

0.9

6.1

1.8

4.8

8

Karaganda

23.5

18.6

0.7

0.4

3.9

1.6

8.3

1.2

4.4

9

Kostanai

14.2

8.6

0.8

0.3

2.5

1.7

6.5

1.3

4.7

10

Kyzylorda

17.0

11.9

0.9

1.7

4.2

0.3

8.6

2.5

4.8

11

Mangistau

25.5

9.3

0.7

0.7

3.0

0.4

16.1

5.0

4.8

12

Pavlodar

15.3

10.9

1.2

0.1

2.3

1.2

7.9

1.9

4.7

13

North
Kazakhstan

10.3

7.5

0.6

0.1

2.2

0.6

4.8

1.6

4.8

14

Turkestan

58.1

30.8

4.2

3.5

3.5

0.6

37.6

4.6

5.1

15

Almaty city

28.6

15.2

1.1

0.4

3.4

0.9

11.5

1.2

5.1

16

Nur-Sultan city

9.2

3.5

0.1

0.5

1.9

0.3

3.8

0.7

4.5

17

Shymkent city

15.2

9.0

0.3

1.8

1.8

1.0

9.4

2.2

5.1

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