Azerbaijanis to be counted in October, and results be announced in 2 years


February 22, Fineko/ The State Statistics Committee of Azerbaijan is preparing to conduct the next population census.

Committee’s chair Tahir Budagov says that the census will be held on October 1-10.

"The population census will be conducted on the basis of a new, specially developed methodology, which was tested on October 1-10, 2018 in Gabala," he said.

According to Budagov, the Committee is ready for the census and in each district there are special representative offices where seminars are held. More than 34,000 people will be involved in training, more than 10 million questionnaires will be developed.

"The results of the census will be announced in the first half of 2022," Budagov said.