Azerbaijanis in Turkmenistan

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Azerbaijanis in Turkmenistan
Türkmənistan azərbaycanlıları
Total population
33,365 (Census 1989)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Ashgabat, Türkmenbaşy, Baýramaly, Türkmenabat
Languages
Azerbaijani • Turkmen
Religion
Predominately Muslim

Azerbaijanis in Turkmenistan (Azerbaijani: Türkmənistan azərbaycanlıları) are a Azerbaijani diaspora in Turkmenistan, and are Turkmen citizens and permanent residents of ethnic Azerbaijani background. Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan took through centuries and both countries used to be the part of Russian Empire and then Soviet Union. As of 1989, there were 33,365 Azerbaijanis in Turkmenistan.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Population of Azerbaijanis in Turkmenistan to ethnic group 1926–1989
Ethnic
group
census 19261 census 19392 census 19593 census 19704 census 19795 census 19896
4,229 0.4 7,442 0.6 12,868 0.8 16,775 0.8 23,548 0.9 33,365 0.9
1 Source: [1]. 2 Source: [2]. 3 Source: [3]. 4 Source: [4]. 5 Source: [5]. 6 Source: [6].

Notable people[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ethnic Composition of Turkmenistan (1989 census) . Retrieved 18 August 2013.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Musayev Fəxrəddin Musa oğlu". milliqahraman.az. 
  2. ^ "Bağırov Tahir Əminağa oğlu". milliqahraman.az.