Countries visited by Azerbaijanis most of all


July 14, Fineko/abc.az. Compared with Jan-Jun 2019, the number of Azerbaijani citizens traveling abroad decreased by 2.6 times to 973,400 people for the past 6 months of this year.

ABC.AZ was provided this data by the State Border Service.

33.2% of the country's citizens visited Iran, 29.6% - Georgia, 20.5% - Russia, 9.5% - Turkey, and 7.2% - other countries.

69.7% of them were men and 30.3% were women. For the reported period the quantity of Azerbaijani citizens traveling to Iran decreased by 3.1 times, Turkey by 2.8 times, Georgia by 2.4 times, and Russia by 2.3 times. For the 1st half of this year 81.7% of the country's citizens who visited foreign countries traveled there by rail and road, 16.5% by air, and 1.8% by sea.