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Aktobe

(aktøˈbe)
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(Placename) an industrial city in W Kazakhstan. Pop: 291 000 (2005 est). Kazakh name: Aqtöbe Former name (until 1991): Aktyubinsk
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During that period the company acquired stakes in KazGerMunai, Karazhanbasmunai, and PetroKazakhstan and deals to acquire MangistauMunaiGas (MMG), Kazakhoil Actobe (KOA) and KazakhTurkmunai (KTM) are pending.
In general, the highest rates were observed in the country's western regions (Actobe, Atirau, Mangistau, and West Kazakhstan).
(%) North Kazakhstan 2,582 1,538 (59.6) Kostanay 4,061 2,309 (56.9) Almaty 4,337 2,147 (49.5) Acmolensk 3,962 1,931 (48.7) Almaty City 2,154 1,038 (48.2) Jambilsk 3,716 1,715 (46.2) Karaganda 5,494 2,455 (44.7) Kzyl-Orda 4,525 1,979 (43.7) Atirau 2,747 1,199 (43.6) Mangistau 1,988 855 (43.0) West Kazakhstan 3,247 1,361 (41.9) Actobe 4,071 1,694 (41.6) East Kazakhstan 5,398 2,196 (40.7) Pavlodar 3,729 1,498 (40.2) South Kazakhstan 6,122 2,277 (37.2) Astana City 1,772 612 (34.5) Total 59,905 26,804 (44.7) TABLE 2.