Pavlodar Region. The region is located in the north of the country . As of January 1, 2012, the area is 124 . 8 thousand square kilometers, the region's population is 747 . 1 thousand people . Density of population over the region for 1 km area is 6 . 0 people .
Region's population fell till 2006, thereafter it grew gradually. Population in 2000 was 791 thousand people,at the beginning of 2012 – 747 thousand people:
Economically active population (EAP)
EAP has been increasing since 2006, despite the region’s population decrease, and in 2011 it was 441.1 thousand people, however, didn’t reach the level of 2001 (449.9 thousand people). 418.2 thousand people of them are employed, 22.9 thousand people are unemployed.Economically inactive population is falling andmakes up 160.5 thousand people, it is below the level of 2000:
Small and Medium Business
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