05 November 2010, 12:40

Kazakhstan ranked 66th in UN Human Development Report

ASTANA. November 5. KAZINFORM /Damir Baimanov/ Kazakhstan takes 66th place among 169 countries according to the level of human development. The UN Development Program has presented the Human Development report for 2010 in Astana today.

"The Human Development Index of Kazakhstan in 2010 is 0.714. The country is in the category of countries with high level of human development and takes 66th place among 169 countries", Ekaterina Paniklova, the Assistant Resident Representative, Head of Governance and Local Development Unit said.

According to Executive Secretary of the Kazakh Statistics Agency, UNDP National human development expert Yuri Shokamananov, Kazakhstan moved up 16 places compared to the last year report.  

According to the report, among the CIS states Kazakhstan takes the third place following Belarus (61st place) and Russia (65th place). Kazakhstan is described in the report as a region with high level of social justice.    

Did you find a mistake? Highlight it and click CTRL+ENTER

Read also

User name:
Enter code:*


Flooding blocks highway in N Kazakhstan
With nomination secured, Trump to aim all guns at Hillary Clinton
Toyota engineers discover battery breakthrough
Top 10 Playoff Dunks of 1st Round (VIDEO)
Children in Japan decline for 35th straight year to hit record low
Football transfer rumours: N’Golo Kanté to PSG? James Rodríguez to Manchester?
Oscar De La Hoya says he'll contact Golovkin's people on May 8 (VIDEO)
Top NHL moments (VIDEO)

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Well, nothing is as intense in team sports as the playoffs, so check out the top moments from the intense playoff game in the NHL today.

Commented articles