Number of Azerbaijani population reaches 9.6 mln

Baku: As of February 1, 2015, number of Azerbaijani population made 9,602,000, up 9,000 persons or 0.1% from 2014.

According to State Statistical Committee, density of population made 111 persons in a km². Each 1,000 men are equal to 1,011 women. 53.1% of population are in cities, 46.9% in villages.

In January, 13,900 babies were born in the country. Of this, 53.6% are boys, 46.4% – girls.

5,000 deaths were recorded during January.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY