The population of Azerbaijan has grown since the beginning of the year

10:55 - 14.06.2024


June 14, Fineko/abc.az. As of May 1, 2024, the population of Azerbaijan has increased by 12,801 people or 0.1% since the beginning of the year and reached 10,193,571 people.

ABC.AZ informs with reference to the State Statistics Committee that 54.5% of the population are urban and 45.5% are rural residents, and 49.8% are men and 50.2% — women.

Over Jan-Apr 2024, 33,575 children were born in Azerbaijan.

The birth rate for every 1,000 people in the population decreased from 11.1 to 10.0.

The proportion of boys among newborns was 52.9% and girls – 47.1%.

At the same time, 1104 newborns are twins, and 45 — triplets.

For Jan-Apr 2024, 20,963 deaths were registered in the country. Compared with Jan-Apr 2023, this figure dropped from 6.4 to 6.2 for every 1,000 people.