Districts of Kazakhstan

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Districts of Kazakhstan

The regions of Kazakhstan are divided into 170 districts (pl. Kazakh : аудандар, audandar). The districts are listed below, by region:

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Akmola

Aktobe

Almaty

Atyrau

East Kazakhstan

Karagandy

Kostanay

Kyzylorda

Mangystau

North Kazakhstan

Pavlodar

Turkistan

West Kazakhstan

Zhambyl

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