Average age of Kazakh tourist varies from 27 to 35
In 2018, 63% of travelers from Kazakhstan have opted for beach vacation.
Researchers have calculated the average age of a Kazakh tourist, BNews.kz reports referring to the IC Kompetenz information and analytical center.
"Following the tourist season, the most active age group of tourists in Kazakhstan - from 27 to 35," according to researchers of the IC Kompetenz information and analytical center.
This category includes 24% of men and 21% of women, Kazakh citizens aged 28 are the most active travelers, and less active travelers include women between 15-27 years old and men aged between 40-50, which are the second-most popular age groups.
In summer, the growth rates of sales of insurance policies have increased by 2.5 times compared to the winter time as a majority of Kazakh citizens plan their vacation in a warm period. The average travel lasts for 7-10 days. In 2018, 63% of tourists have opted for the beach vacation. Among the most popular destinations this summer were: Turkey, Egypt, the UAE, Thailand, Greece, Bulgaria, Czech, and China.
In insurance cases, colds and SARS lead - 39%, they are following by intoxication - 14%, injuries (cuts, wounds, bruises, and sprains) - 12%.
According to insurers, lovers of active rest are at risk group. One can be injured during excursions in mass tourism states, particularly in the states with terrible traffic, aquaparks, and pools.
The average insurance payment has increased by 14.3%, caused by the growth in prices for medical services in foreign clinics. It also includes transport expenses - the return of those insured back to the homeland, including the necessary medical support.