Azerbaijan: Key Information & Facts

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Updated: 2018-05-02.

General points to know about Azerbaijan – demographics, important ages, phone numbers, key statistics, and more – whether you are traveling there or not.

Capital: Baku (& largest city)

Population: 9,823,667 million (2017 estimate)

Language(s): Azerbaijani

President: Ilham Aliyev

Prime Minister: Novruz Mammadov

Currency: Manat (₼) (AZN)

Area: 86,600 km2 (33,400 mi2)

Dialing Code: +994

Time Zone: Azerbaijan Time “AZT” (UTC+4)

Demonym: Azerbaijani (what’s this?)

Endonym: Azərbaycan
(their name for their country)
Emergency Dialing Tel. Number: 112 (general number for police, fire, ambulance, etc.)

Drinking Age: 18

Smoking Age: 18 to purchase

Age of Consent: 16

Drives on the: Right

Electricity & Adapter: 220 V, 50 Hz, Plug Types C / E (define)

Country Code (ISO): AZ (also the country’s primary TLD {top-level domain})

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