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 part of the Azerbaijani diaspora. They are Turkmen citizens and permanent residents of ethnic Azerbaijani background. Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan used to be part of the Russian Empire and later the 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.
  2. ^ "Bağırov Tahir Əminağa oğlu". milliqahraman.az. 
  3. ^ "Musayev Fəxrəddin Musa oğlu". milliqahraman.az. 

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