AZERBAIJAN

Capital Baku
Area (km2) 86 600
Total population (thousands, 2017) 9 854
Population density (per km2) 114
National currency Manat (AZN)
National statistical office www.azstat.org
State Statistical Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Women in the labour force, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 49%
Gender pay gap
   monthly earnings, 2017 49%
   hourly wage, 2017 46%
Women in part-time employment, 2017
   percentage of employed women 24%
Female tertiary students, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 51%
Female victims of homicide, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 29%
Women researchers, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 58%
Life expectancy at birth, 2017
   females, years 77.8
   males, years 73.1
Life expectancy at 65, 2017
   females, years 20.7
   males, years 18.4
Total fertility rate, 2017
   average number of children per woman 1.9
Adolescent fertility rate, 2017
   number of live births per 1000 women aged 15-19 45.7
Mean age of women at birth of first child, 2017
   age in years 23.8
 
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
Employment
 (% change over previous year)
1.7
1.8
1.5
1.9
1.3
1.2
Unemployment rate
 (%)
5.0
4.9
5.0
5.0
5.0
..
Youth unemployment rate
 (%)
13.7
13.5
13.4
13.1
12.9
..
GDP
   current prices, millions of US dollars, PPP, 2018 179 085
GDP, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2018 18 039
Exports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2018 54.3
Imports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2018 37.7
Final consumption expenditure, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2018 11 428
Purchasing Power Parity (PPP)
   AZN per USD, US=1, 2018 0.446
Forest resources
   Area of forest
 (percentage of land area, 2015)
14
   Wood volume
 (m3 per inhabitant, 2015)
16
Transport infrastructure, road accidents and traffic
   Railways
      total length in kilometres, 2015 2 068
   Motorways
      total length in kilometres, 2017 19 016
   Persons injured in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 172
   Persons killed in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 73
   Traffic, railways
      million passenger-kilometres, 2016 448
      million tonne-kilometres, 2016 5 192
   Traffic, roads
      million passenger-kilometres, 2015 23 825
      million tonne-kilometres, 2015 15 532