Population of Azerbaijan announced


October 16, Fineko/abc.az. The demographic situation of the population in Azerbaijan has been announced.

ABC.AZ reports with reference to the State Statistics Committee that since the beginning of the year the country's population has increased by 40,971 people, or 0.4%, and reached 10,108,079 people as of 1 September this year.

52.8% of the population are city dwellers and 47.2% are rural residents. Of them, 49.9% are males and 50.1% are women. There are 117 people per sq km of the population.