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Ministry of National Economy: Elements of “Modernization 3.0” are being introduced into the work of the Statistics Committee


The Ministry of National Economy will work to improve state statistics and accounting in connection with developing new high-tech industries, as well as the application of innovations. This was reported by Deputy Minister of National Economy Ruslan Dalenov today at the Government press conference.

In Kazakhstan, more and more economic relations are built on using digital technologies and the Internet. For example, the number of mobile communication users among Kazakhstanis has reached 97%, Internet users – 77%.

More and more purchases are made through the Internet, more people are watching movies online, reading e-books, downloading various applications for smartphones, � Ruslan Dalenov said.

The digital economy, he said, has become a global trend, which will also affect the work on statistics. The calculation methodology will be improved based on modern international practice, and a new section “Modernization 3.0” will be launched on the website of the Statistics Committee.

For the sake of outreach, examples will be published on how indicators are calculated and derived. In addition, the Committee website will launch new sections, for example � the population calculator, which will display the changing number of citizens of Kazakhstan.

Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan