Number of foreigners living in Azerbaijan unveiled

18.01.2022,17:15


January 19, Fineko/abc.az. 791,983 foreigners visited Azerbaijan last year (0.5% less against 2020), ABC.AZ reports, citing State Migration Service’s head Vusal Huseynov, whe saying about this at a press conference devoted to the results of 2021.

"Last year, compared with 2020, there was an increase in registration at the place of residence by 14.6%, temporary residence in the country by 19.8%, permanent residence by 43.6%, obtaining work permits by 43.2%," he added.

Service’s head noted that currently the number of foreigners staying and living in Azerbaijan is 129,590 people.