Standard & Poor's credit rating for Kazakhstan stands at BBB- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Kazakhstan was last set at Baa2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Kazakhstan was last reported at BBB with stable outlook. In general, a credit rating is used by sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors to gauge the credit worthiness of Kazakhstan thus having a big impact on the country's borrowing costs. This page includes the government debt credit rating for Kazakhstan as reported by major credit rating agencies.


AgencyRatingOutlookDate
Moody'sBaa2 Stable Aug 11 2021
Moody'sBaa3 Positive Aug 22 2019
S&PBBB- Stable Sep 08 2017
Moody'sBaa3 Stable Jul 26 2017
FitchBBB Stable Apr 29 2016
Moody'sBaa3 Negative Apr 22 2016
Moody'sBaa2 Negative Mar 04 2016
S&PBBB- Negative Feb 17 2016
Moody'sBaa2 Stable Mar 31 2015
S&PBBB Negative Feb 09 2015
S&PBBB+ Negative Jun 13 2014
Moody'sBaa2 Positive Aug 16 2013
FitchBBB+ Stable Nov 20 2012
FitchBBB Positive Nov 21 2011
S&PBBB+ Stable Nov 07 2011
S&PBBB Stable Dec 23 2010
FitchBBB- Positive Dec 20 2010
Moody'sBaa2 Stable Apr 05 2010
FitchBBB- Stable Dec 16 2009
FitchBBB- Negative Jun 05 2009
Moody'sBaa2 Negative May 12 2009
S&PBBB- Stable May 08 2009
FitchBBB- Negative Watch Feb 19 2009
FitchBBB- Negative Nov 09 2008
S&PBBB- Negative Apr 29 2008
FitchBBB Negative Dec 17 2007
S&PBBB- Stable Oct 08 2007
FitchBBB Stable Oct 08 2007
FitchBBB Positive Dec 21 2006
S&PBBB Stable Nov 02 2006
S&PBBB- Positive Jun 13 2006
Moody'sBaa2 Stable Jun 10 2006
Moody'sBaa3 Positive Watch May 03 2006
FitchBBB Stable Dec 20 2005
FitchBBB- Stable Oct 27 2004
Moody'sBaa3 Positive Jul 13 2004
S&PBBB- Stable May 20 2004
FitchBB+ Positive Nov 19 2003
S&PBB+ Stable May 28 2003
FitchBB+ Stable Oct 11 2002
Moody'sBaa3 Stable Sep 19 2002
S&PBB Positive Jun 25 2002
FitchBB Stable Jul 12 2001
Moody'sB1 Positive Jun 18 2001
S&PBB Stable May 18 2001
Moody'sB1 Positive Watch Mar 07 2001
FitchBB- Stable Sep 21 2000
S&PBB- Stable Jul 28 2000
Moody'sB1 Positive May 04 2000
S&PB+ Stable Dec 22 1999
Moody'sB1 Stable Feb 18 1999
FitchBB- N/A Feb 15 1999
Moody'sBa3 Negative Watch Oct 01 1998
S&PB+ Negative Sep 16 1998
FitchBB N/A Jan 27 1998
Moody'sBa3 Stable Nov 11 1996
FitchBB- N/A Nov 05 1996
S&PBB- Stable Nov 05 1996