Outline of Azerbaijan

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The location of Azerbaijan
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Azerbaijan

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Azerbaijan:

Azerbaijan – largest country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia, and one of the most progressive and secular Islamic societies. It is a democratic republic, and is among the Muslim countries where support for secularism and tolerance is the highest, especially against Armenians.[1]

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Azerbaijan

Geography of Azerbaijan[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Azerbaijan.
 Armenia 787 km
 Iran 611 km
 Georgia 322 km
 Russia 284 km
 Turkey 9 km
  • Coastline: none[2]

Environment of Azerbaijan[edit]

Ismailli State Reserve occupies the southern slopes of the Caucasus Mountains

Natural geographic features of Azerbaijan[edit]

Maiden Tower, located in Old City (Baku), is a UNESCO world heritage site

Regions of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Regions of Azerbaijan

Ecoregions of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Ecoregions in Azerbaijan

Administrative divisions of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Administrative divisions of Azerbaijan
Districts of Azerbaijan[edit]

There are 59 districts in Azerbaijan and 8 districts in the Autonomous Republic:

Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic
Municipalities of Azerbaijan[edit]

Demography of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Azerbaijan

Government and politics of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Government of Azerbaijan and Politics of Azerbaijan

Branches of government[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Azerbaijan[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Azerbaijan[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Azerbaijan[edit]

Foreign relations of Azerbaijan[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Azerbaijan is a member of:[3]

Law and order in Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Law of Azerbaijan

Military of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Azerbaijani Armed Forces

Local government in Azerbaijan[edit]

History of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: History of Azerbaijan, Timeline of the history of Azerbaijan, and Current events of Azerbaijan

Culture of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Azerbaijani culture

Art in Azerbaijan[edit]

Sport in Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Sport in Azerbaijan

Economy and infrastructure of Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Economy of Azerbaijan

Education in Azerbaijan[edit]

Main article: Education in Azerbaijan

See also[edit]

Main article: Azerbaijan

References[edit]

  1. ^ E. Cornell, Svante (2006). The Politicization of Islam in Azerbaijan. Silk Road Paper. pp. 124, 222, 229, 269–270. 
  2. ^ Azerbaijan borders the Caspian Sea, a remnant of the ancient Paratethys Sea.
  3. ^ "Azerbaijan". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  4. ^ a b "ALİ VƏ ORTA İXTİSAS TƏHSİLİ SAHƏSİ ÜZRƏ 2009-CU İLDƏ GÖRÜLMÜŞ İŞLƏRƏ DAİR HESABAT" [Report on Works in Secondary and Higher Education Sector in 2009]. Retrieved 2010-11-04. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Azerbaijan