Urban population reached 10.3 mil in 2017 in Kazakhstan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Kazakhstan reached an all time high of 10.3 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 4.29 mil in 1960. When compared to Kazakhstan's main peers, urban population in China amounted to 804 mil, 2.24 mil in Kyrgyzstan, 107 mil in Russia and 16.4 mil in Uzbekistan in 2017.
Kazakhstan has been ranked 58th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.