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Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

How is the average salary of Astana residents calculated, told in the department of statistics


The average monthly nominal wage in Astana today is more than 230 thousand tenge. And about. Head of Statistics of Astana Zhanar Serikbayeva spoke about where these figures come from.

According to her, this figure is based on the analysis of the statistical form 1-T (labor report), which enterprises registered in the city quarterly, including national companies, ministries, head offices of large enterprises.

According to the Department of Statistics, in Astana as of January 1, 2019, more than 73 thousand legal entities, branches and representative offices and about 98 thousand subjects of individual entrepreneurship were registered.

The average monthly nominal wage per employee in Astana for January-September 2018 was 233,163 tenge. These data are based on statistical forms that we collect quarterly from enterprises and legal entities registered in the city. They report on the so-called 1-T form. Next, we calculate the average wage per employee. It is revealed by dividing the amount of accrued payroll (salaries, bonuses, allowances, bonuses, and other incentive and compensating payments), taking into account taxes and other deductions by the actual number of employees and the number of months in the reporting period, explained Zhanar Serikbayeva .

She also noted that it is necessary to take into account the fact that in the capital of Kazakhstan there are head offices of all large enterprises, national companies, ministries, small and medium-sized businesses.

Source: Central Communications Service of the Ministry of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan