Kazakhstan

Background Information

Region

Europe & Central Asia

World Bank income group

Upper middle income

Percent of population aged 10-24

20% (UNFPA, 2020)

Total primary school age population (both sexes)

1,508,234 (UIS, 2020)

Total secondary school age population (both sexes)

1,951,046 (UIS, 2020)

Proportion of women aged 20-24 years who were married or in a union before age 18 (% of women aged 20-24)

7%

Source: UNSDG, 2015

Adolescent birth rate (per 1,000 women ages 15-19)

30

Source: UN Human Development Reports, 2018

Percentage of women who ever experienced physical violence since age 15

No data available

Percentage of married women employed in the last 12 months (% of married or in-union women 15-49)

49%

Source: DHS, 1999

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Number of years of free primary and secondary education guaranteed in legal frameworks (Years)

11

Source: UIS, 2020

Expenditure on education as a percentage of total government expenditure % GDP spent on education

Source: UIS, 2018

Proportion of schools with access to single-sex basic sanitation facilities

No data available

Proportion of students at the end of primary education achieving at least a minimum proficiency level in reading

  • Female 98%

  • Male 98%

Female: UIS, 2016

Male: UIS, 2016

Proportion of students at the end of primary education achieving at least a minimum proficiency level in mathematics

  • Female 80%

  • Male 79%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015


Completion rate

Primary school age
  • Female 100%

  • Male 100%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015

Lower secondary school age
  • Female 100%

  • Male 100%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015

Upper secondary school age
  • Female 95%

  • Male 93%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015


Out-of-school rate

Primary school
  • Female 0%

  • Male 0%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015

Lower secondary school
  • Female 0%

  • Male 1%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015

Upper secondary school
  • Female 6%

  • Male 8%

Female: UIS, 2015

Male: UIS, 2015

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