Azerbaijanis in France

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Azerbaijanis in France
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Total population
1.112 (asylum-seekers),[1] 70,000 Estimate[2]
Regions with significant populations
Paris, Alsace, Bordeaux, Marseille
Languages
French, Azerbaijani, Turkish, Persian
Religion
Shia Islam

Azerbaijanis in France (Azerbaijani: Fransa azərbaycanlıları) is a small Azerbaijani diaspora in France, are French citizens and permanent residents of ethnic Azerbaijani background. Most Azerbaijani-France have immigrated to France from the Republic of Azerbaijan and Iran.

History[edit]

The Azerbaijanis immigrants are mostly asylum-seekers or political refugees, who came in France since early-2000s and 1979, at the time of the Iranian Revolution

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