The number of Azerbaijani population has been announced.

State Statistical Committee told Report that, from the beginning of the year, the population of the country increased by 17,653 and reached 9 999 110 as of April 1, 2019.

52.8 % of the population are urban, 47.2 % are rural residents, of them 49.9 % – male and 50.1 % – female.

In January-March of this year, the district (city) registration departments of the Ministry of Justice registered 32,402 births. Boys – 53.5 % while girls – 46.5 %. There were 708 twins and 27 triplets among those babies.