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Kazakhstan's Quick Facts

Land Area 2,699,700 km2
Water Area 25,200 km2
Total Area 2,724,900 km2
Population 18,360,353
Population Density 6.74 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $469.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $25,700
Currency Tenge (KZT)
Largest Cities
  • Almaty (1,895,742)
  • Astana (1,165,983)
  • Shimkent (1,057,936)
  • Karaganda (504,946)
  • Aktyubinsk (431,455)
  • Taraz (366,386)
  • Pavlodar (335,387)
  • Ust-Kamenogorsk (328,200)
  • Semipalatinsk (321,351)
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.

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