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Flag of Kazakhstan
Land Area 2,699,700 km2
Water Area 25,200 km2
Total Area 2,724,900km2 (#9)
Population 18,360,353 (#62)
Population Density 6.80/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $469.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $25,700
Currency Tenge (KZT)
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Kazakhstan Flag:
Flag of Kazakhstan

The flag of Kazakhstan was officially adopted on June 4, 1992.

After seceding from the former Soviet Union (USSR), Kazakhstan hoisted its former flag, a rectangular breadth of blue color with the sun in its center surrounded by 32 beams, and a steppe eagle soaring beneath.

The hoist side features a vertical strip with a national ornamental pattern with images of the sun, beams, eagle and ornament - are gold-colored.

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Kazakhstan Coat of Arms:
Flag of Kazakhstan

Adopted on June 4, 1992, the emblem of Kazakhstan is composed of a shanyrak (the image of the upper dome-like portion of a yurt) centered, and two mythical horses against a blue background.

The shanyrak is a symbol of well-being of family, peace, and calmness, while the circular shape represents life and eternity.

This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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With a population of nearly 2 million people, Almaty is Kazakhstan’s most populous city. It houses about 8% of the country’s total population.

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Islam is the highest religion making up to 70% of the population, followed by Christianity forming 26% and other religions in the minority.

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