Last year, Kazakhstan launched a program of development of productive employment and mass entrepreneurship.
For the year of its implementation, more than 573 thousand Kazakhstanis became participants of the Program.
Among those who decided to work in the framework of the state program – 403 thousand people (70,4%) are unemployed, 149 thousand people (26%) self-employed categories.
At the same time, the proportion of young people under 29 years is 42.5%, the proportion of women – 49.2 per cent.
Permanent jobs employed more than 315 thousand people. Order 138 thousand people received temporary employment through the programs of youth practice and social jobs and public works.
In General, the implementation of the Program in 2017, provided more than 85 billion.
In 2018 in the framework of active employment measures is planned to cover more than 500 thousand citizens.