Azerbaijan Country Profile

Source: CIA World Factbook

Population: 8,372,373 (July 2011 est.)
Religion: Muslim 93.4%, Russian Orthodox 2.5%, Armenian Orthodox 2.3%, other 1.8% (1995 est.)
Languages: Azerbaijani (Azeri) (official) 90.3%, Lezgi 2.2%, Russian 1.8%, Armenian 1.5%, other 3.3%, unspecified 1% (1999 census)
Ethnic Groups: Azeri 90.6%, Dagestani 2.2%, Russian 1.8%, Armenian 1.5%, other 3.9% (1999 census)
Major Cities – Population: BAKU (capital) 1.95 million (2009)

Source: CIA World Factbook

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Source: CIA World Factbook (Accessed 18 May 2011)

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