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 Kazakhstan - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Kazakhstan is the ninth-largest country in the world by area, but its semi-deserts (steppe) make it only the 57th country in population, with approximately 6 persons per sq km (16 per sq mi).
Kazakhstan is a bilingual country: the Kazakh language, spoken by 64.4% of the population, has the status of the "state" language, while Russian is declared the "official" language, and is used routinely in business.
Kazakhstan has identified at least two major ecological disasters within its borders-- the shrinking of the Aral Sea and radioactive contamination at the Semipalatinsk nuclear testing facility (in fact a large zone south of Koursatov) and along the Chinese border.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/k/a/z/Kazakhstan.html   (3367 words)

  
 Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan was integral to the Soviet Union for its oil and minerals, fertile farmlands, tough warriorlike heritage, and its vast, wide-open lands suitable for nuclear testing.
Kazakhstan had been changed by the Soviet Union; its people looked and acted differently and its language had partially been neglected, but the Kazakh people were still proud of their history and their heritage.
Kazakhstan is known for its apples, and the Soviets are known for their love of potatoes (for both eating and making vodka).
www.everyculture.com /Ja-Ma/Kazakhstan.html   (8969 words)

  
 Demographics of Kazakhstan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of 2003, there is a discrepancy between reputable sources as to the population of Kazakhstan.
This makes Kazakhstan one of the few places on earth where normally-disparate Germanic, Indo-Iranian, Chinese, Chechen, and Turkic groups live together in a rural setting and not as a result of modern immigration.
After the fall of the Soviet Union, the German population of Kazakhstan proceeded to emigrate en masse during the 1990s [1], as Germany is willing to repatriate them.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Demographics_of_Kazakhstan   (421 words)

  
 Meteoroloo.com :: Kazakhstan - kazakhstan adoption
From the fourth century AD through croatian consulate in kazakhstan the beginning of the 13th century, the territory of Kazakhstan was ruled by a series of nomadic nations.
Kazakhstan cities of kazakhstan is a constitutional republic with a strong presidency.
Kazakhstan is also a member of the Commonwealth of country kazakhstan Independent States and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization along with Russia, China, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.
www.meteoroloo.com /Met-countries-e-l/Kazakhstan.html   (3911 words)

  
 Kazakhstan - Gurupedia
Kazakhstan is the ninth-largest country in the world by area, but its deserts make it only the 57th country in population.
In 1997 the capital of Kazakhstan moved from the southern city of Almaty to Akmolinsk (Akmola), later renamed to Astana, a city closer to the geographic center of the country.
Kazakhstan possesses the Soviet equivalent to the United States' Cape Canaveral, where they have launched their version of the space shuttle and the well-known space station
www.gurupedia.com /k/ka/kazakhstan.htm   (517 words)

  
 Kazakhstan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Anthem of the Republic of Kazakhstan -
Main article: Provinces of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan is divided into 14 provinces (oblystar) and the Two municipal districts of Almaty and Astana.
See Cities of Kazakhstan The terrain extends east to west from the Caspian Sea to the Altay Mountains and north to south from the plains of Western Siberia to the oasis and desert of Central Asia.
kazakhstan.iqnaut.net   (3243 words)

  
 kazakhstan.neweurasia.net » Religion in Kazakh politics
Kazakhstan’s post-independence period is still too short to draw robust conclusions about the interplay between religion, politics and society.
One should, however, note that the Islamic revival in Kazakhstan’s south is still in a very formative stage, and HT activities are by no means indicative of a radicalisation of Islam in the region.
Kazakhstan is still lightyears away from such a repressive stance on independent religious activity.
kazakhstan.neweurasia.net /?p=107   (1650 words)

  
 EurasiaNet Culture - Kazakhstan Grapples with Cultural Revival Dilemmas
In Kazakhstan, Soviet cultural legacy is particularly evident because the titular nation was divided by language and by region.
When Kazakhstan became an independent state in 1991, official census data indicated the population was composed of 40 percent Russians and 39 percent Kazakhs.
To strengthen Kazakhstan's state identity among ethnic Russians in northern regions, the capital city was moved at a cost of $1 billion from Almaty to Astana, which had been known as Tselinograd during Soviet times.
www.eurasianet.org /departments/culture/articles/eav011702.shtml   (1284 words)

  
 Kazakhstan Deforestation Rates and Related Forestry Figures
Kazakhstan, the largest of the former Soviet republics in territory, excluding Russia, possesses enormous fossil fuel reserves as well as plentiful supplies of other minerals and metals.
Kazakhstan's industrial sector rests on the extraction and processing of these natural resources and also on a growing machine-building sector specializing in construction equipment, tractors, agricultural machinery, and some defense items.
Kazakhstan also has begun work on an ambitious cooperative construction effort with China to build an oil pipeline that will extend from the country's Caspian coast eastward to the Chinese border.
rainforests.mongabay.com /deforestation/2000/Kazakhstan.htm   (876 words)

  
 sociology - Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan (Kazakh: Қазақстан;, Qazaqstan, IPA /qɑzɑqˈstɑn/; Russian: Казахстан, Kazakhstán, IPA /kɐzəxˈstɐn/), also spelled Kazakstan, is a country that stretches over a vast expanse of Asia, and a former republic of the now extinct USSR.
Caught up in the groundswell of Soviet republics seeking greater autonomy, Kazakhstan declared its sovereignty as a republic within the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.) in October 1990.
Kazakhstan has a bicameral Parliament, comprised of a lower house (the Mazhilis) and upper house (the Senate).
www.aboutsociology.com /sociology/Kazakhstan   (3002 words)

  
 Kazakhstan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Maslikhats) of Kazakhstan's 16 principal administrative divisions (14 regions, or oblasts, plus the cities of Astana and Almaty).
The official response of the Assembly was that Kazakhstan could apply for full membership, because it is partially located in Europe, but that they would not be granted any status whatsoever at the Council until their democracy and
Kazakhstan has stable relationships with all of its neighbors and is a member of the
www.brujula.net /english/wiki/Kazakhstan   (2828 words)

  
 Kazakhstan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kazakhstan is the ninth-largest country in the world by area, but it is only 62nd country in population with approximately 6 persons per km² (15 per sq.
Kazakhstan has stable relationships with all of its neighbors and is a member of the United Nations, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council and Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC).
Kazakhstan is also a member of the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization along with Russia, China, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kazakhstan   (4665 words)

  
 Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan (Kazakh: Қазақстан, Qazaqstan, IPA /qɑzɑqˈstɑn/; Russian: Казахстан, Kazakhstán, IPA /kɐzəxˈstɐn/), also spelled Kazakstan, is a country that stretches over a vast expanse of Asia.
Single mandate districts popularly elect 67 seats in the Mazhilis; there also are 10 members elected by party-list vote rather than by single mandate districts.
The name of the city of Almaty, 'Father of Apples' in English, derives from the wild apples that grow naturally in the area.
creekin.net /n94-kazakhstan.html   (3181 words)

  
 Oil and Gas Equipment and Services Mission to Kazakhstan - October 2-10. 2003
Almaty, Kazakhstan's largest city and business center, is where most of the country's domestic and foreign companies have their headquarters.
The Kazakhstan International Oil and Gas Exhibition takes place there every year, and is the largest oil and gas exhibition in Kazakhstan.
Astana, Kazakhstan's new capital city, is where most government offices and the headquarters of KazMunayGaz, the state oil company, are located.
www.trade.gov /doctm/oil_kazakhstan_1003.html   (801 words)

  
 Kazakhstan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
At last estimate, the population stood at less than 15 million people.
Russia currently leases approximately 6,000 sq km of territory enclosing the Baikonur Cosmodrome space launch site in south central Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan appears in the movies Air Force One (with Harrison Ford), The World is Not Enough (James Bond), and Rollerball (with Jean Reno).
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ka/Kazakhistan.html   (391 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Kazakh
Modern Kazakhstan is the location of Sarmatians described in a segment of the PBS "Secrets of the Dead" series, "Warrior Amazon Women"
In modern Kazakhstan, tribalism is officially prohibited, practically almost negligible, and definitely fading away in business and government life.
Tribalism played a much greater role during Soviet times, especially when the head of Kazakhstan's Communist Party was D.A. Kunaev.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Kazakh   (412 words)

  
 Bulletin Apr/May 2000: Irina Kirillova
Based on the results of my research and my knowledge of the demographic and communications situation and the social environment in Kazakhstan, I developed recommendations of how to initiate DL in Kazakhstan.
Kazakh (Qazaq), which, according to the Constitution, is the state language of the Republic of Kazakhstan and is spoken by more than 50% of the population.
On the one hand, there is a tendency to close some educational institutions in the regions, while on the other hand there is a growing demand for higher education in prestigious colleges and universities with high standards of teaching.
www.asis.org /Bulletin/May-00/kirillova.html   (1224 words)

  
 Agenda 21 - Kazakhstan
The highest level of mortality was in Eastern-Kazakhstan oblast, and Northern-Kazakhstan oblast, where 13.6 and 12.1 people died per 1000 in 1995.
Kazakhstan is ready to establish a National Cleaner Production Centre (NCPC) within the framework of the NEAP/SD Project approved by the RK Government.
This information is based on Kazakhstan's submission to the 5th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development, April 1997.
www.un.org /esa/agenda21/natlinfo/countr/kazakh/social.htm   (335 words)

  
 ElenasModels.com Releases Research on Demographics of Russian Women Seeking Men for Marriage: 90 Percent are College ...
Based on the demographics of current female users of Elena’s Models, more than 90% of 'Russian brides' have a college or university degree.
According to Elena's Models, most of their female clientèle are professionals that are established in life and career and would like to share their success with a worthy man. Russia has one of the lowest male-to-female ratios in the world, with only 86 men for 100 women.
Elena’s Models (elenasmodels.com) is an introduction service providing a safe environment for Russian-speaking and Eastern European women to meet western men with the intention of future marriage.
www.emediawire.com /releases/2006/8/emw422449.htm   (535 words)

  
 Student Atlas
Tendencies in Natural Growth of Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan/ Kazakh State National University, Bulletin of KazSNU, geographical series, Almaty, 1999,.
Modern ethnic structure of population of Kazakhstan// Summer University on Demography: list of articles.
7 Dynamics of Demographic processes in Kazakhstan/ Population of Kazakhstan, 2000//Almaty, UN, 2000.
members.tripod.com /alta_yes/atlas/index.html   (229 words)

  
 Kazakh - China-related Topics KA-KD - China-Related Topics
Modern Kazakhstan is the location of Sarmatians described in a segment of the PBS "Secrets of the Dead" series, http://www.thirteen.org/pressroom/release.php?get=1278 "Warrior Amazon Women"
Every Kazakh was supposed to know his/her tribe and all grandparents of at least 7 generations.
Tribalism played a much greater role during Soviet UnionSoviet times, especially when the head of Kazakhstan's Communist Party was D.A. Kunaev.
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Kazakh   (409 words)

  
 Mining in Kazakhstan - CountryMine | InfoMine
Levine, Richard M.; Wallace, Glenn J. The Mineral Industries of the Commonwealth of Independent States - Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan - 2001
Mining in Kazakhstan - (InfoMine) Comprehensive information, including news, companies and properties, suppliers, etc.
Economic Overview: Mining Sector - (Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan)
www.infomine.com /countries/kazakhstan.asp   (318 words)

  
 Resources about Demographics and Statistics at Gutman Library
Demographics and Census Data - University of Georgia Libraries
FedStats - Demographic Statistics - data on population, military personnel, children, aging, science education, etc.
Kazakhstan - The Agency of Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan
www.philau.edu /library/resources/demograph.html   (988 words)

  
 » Thoughts
The Kazakhstan from the movie is a backwards nation with anti-Semitic and misogynistic tendencies, whose spokesperson has a strange accent and a strong streak of ignorance.  While Kazakhstan isn’t some perfect country, it’s also rightfully offended by this movie.
- … that Kazakhstan has a higher literacy rate than the US - … that the demographics of Kazakhstan are very different from that of Afghanistan; less than half of Kazakhstani residents are even Muslim …
But at the end of the day, remember that the movie is no more about Kazakhstan than Super Mario Brothers was about Italy.
scripts.mit.edu /~jhlo/wordpress/?cat=4   (3036 words)

  
 Census and Demographics Data - 2000, 2005 and 2010 Projections
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Two reports are available: the Starter Set contains 50 of the most requested demographic data variables and the Professional Report that covers over 200 variables including demographic, quality of life, consumer price indices, retail sales, business statistics, custom profiles, and consumer expenditures.
www.mapmart.com /Demographics/Census.htm   (497 words)

  
 DHL: Corporate - Kazakhstan Service Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Addresses in Kazakhstan where you can leave a shipment for delivery.
The location of the office from where DHL activities in Kazakhstan are controlled.
Information that may be of interest to you when doing business with Kazakhstan
www.dhl.com /wrd/kz.html   (49 words)

  
 AsiaSource: AsiaPROFILES - A resource of the Asia Society
Try our Country Comparison which will allow you to compare statistics between up to 5 countries at once.
We also offer an Asian Government Directory which lists the leader and senior ministers of Kazakhstan.
Search for Kazakhstan-related Events happening around the world, specialists on Kazakhstan, and related Links and Views for Kazakhstan.
www.asiasource.org /profiles/ap_mp_03.cfm?countryid=34   (276 words)

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