Azerbaijan unveils data on foreign-born workers


February 19, Fineko/ By the end of 2020 the number of foreigners and stateless persons engaged in labor activities in Azerbaijan totaled 5,287 people.

Of them, 29.2% had work permits in construction, 23.2% in mining, 9.5% in manufacturing, 6.2% in tourist accommodation & catering, 5.7% in trade, vehicle repairs, 5.6% in education and 20.6% in other spheres, ABC.AZ reports with reference to the State Statistics Committee.

According to preliminary data, the average monthly number of hours worked per employee was 139.5 hours.