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In January-April 2024 4,3 percent more gross domestic product was produced in the country.In January-March 2024 average monthly nominal salary in the country made 985,3 manats.In January-April 2024, investments at 5230,4 million manats were directed to fixed assets.In January-February 2024 gross domestic product in amount of 18576,9 million manats was produced.In January 2024 industrial products at 5,2 billion manats were produced.For the state of 1st January of the current year winter crops for grain and green feed were sown in the area of 1025,4 thousand hectare.For the state of December 1, 2023 number of employees engaged in the country economy made 1732,6 thsd. persons.In January-April 2023, retail trade turnover increased by 2.9 percent in real terms.The foreign trade turnover of the country in January-March 2023 made 12269,3 million USD.In January-April 2023 the Republic of Azerbaijan received 522,9 thousand foreigners and stateless persons.50.2% of the total population of the country was women for the beginning of 2023.In January-March 2023, 368.9 thousand foreigners and stateless persons arrived in the Republic of Azerbaijan.In January-February 2023, retail trade turnover increased by 2.8 percent in real terms.In January-February 2023, the consumer price index was 113.9% compared to January-February 2022.50,2 percent of total number of population made up women to the beginning of 2023In 2022 cargo transportation in Azerbaijan side of the Europe-Caucasus-Asia Transport Corridor was 51420,6 thousand ton.Industrial products at 6,5 billion manats were produced in January 2023.

8th of March is the International Women’s Day

07.03.2023, 12:00

50,2 percent of total number of population made up women to the beginning of 2023 and 47,1 percent of 122,8 thousand infants born last year made up girls.

81,9 percent of teachers in general educational institutions, 81,3 percent in secondary specialized educational institutions, 57,4 percent in higher educational institutions and 2/3 of doctors are women. 46,6 percent of school children in general educational institutions, 61,9 percent in secondary specialized educational institutions, and half of students studying in higher educational institutions are girls.

There is also an important role of women in the development of science. 59,2 percent of scientists made up women. Over the last 10 years number of women with the degree of doctor of science increased by 2,2 times and with the degree of doctor of philosophy by 2,1 times. 7 of active members of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences and 9 of correspondent members are women.

Azerbaijani women actively take part in socio-economic life of the country and according to preliminary data share of women in total number of employed population is 48,3 percent. Share of women among the employees of Civil Service is 28,0 percent and among the entrepreneurs 22,0 percent.

Number of female members in Milli Majlis is also increasing. If in 1990 women made up 4,3 percent of all deputies, and it was 10,7 percent in 2000, today share of female deputies reached to 18,6 percent .

One of the most interesting facts is the increasing of number of women with driving license year by year. However proportion of women with driving license in total number was 4,6 percent in 2008, it increased by 11,8 percent in 2022.

Thus, Azerbaijani women actively participate both in socio-economic and socio-political life of the country.

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