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Jezkazgan / Zhezkazgan
Жезқазған

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Jezkazgan / Zhezkazgan is located in Kazakhstan
Jezkazgan / Zhezkazgan
Jezkazgan / Zhezkazgan
Location in Kazakhstan
Coordinates: 47°47′0″N 67°42′0″E / 47.78333°N 67.70000°E / 47.78333; 67.70000
Kintra Kazakhstan
Province Karagandy Province
Foondit 1938
Government
 • Akim (mayor) Berik Abdygalijew
Population (1999)
 • Total 90,000
Time zone BTT (UTC+6)
Postal code 100600
Area code(s) +7 7102
Website http://www.jezkazgan.kz

Jezkazgan or Zhezkazgan (Kazakh: Жезқазған / Jezqazğan), umwhile kent as Dzhezkazgan (Roushie: Джезказган‎, till 1992), is a ceety in Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan, on a reservoir o the Kara-Kengir River. The ceety population is o 90,000 (1999 census). Its urban aurie includes the neighbourin minin toun o Satpayev, for a total ceety population o 148,700.

55% o Jezkagan population are Kazakhs, 30% Roushies, wi smawer minorities o Ukrainians, Germans, Chechens an Koreans.