Open Knowledge

National Statistics 50% open


What data is expected?

Key national statistics such as demographic and economic indicators (GDP, unemployment, population, etc). To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • GDP for the whole country updated at least quarterly
  • Unemployment statistics updated at least monthly
  • Population updated at least once a year

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (EXCEL (xls), however, the data is also available in JSON format on other resource.)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Tables and infographics about various types of statistics shown by categories (economic, social, healthcare etc.). The information about GDP, unemployment and population are present). However, the information is usually formed annually. However, the information is usually formed annually. published by Statistics Committee of the Ministry of National Economics)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


The data can be downloaded in bulk for each statistics, however, all the data available can not be downloaded as single file. The data is formed annually according to government plan. The information provided by government officials in Kazakhstan (by default) is open for reuse, publishing as cited by the law.

Reviewer comments

Data not openly licensed but available.



  • Zach Christensen


  • Nazerke Akhmetzhanova