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Regions in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan is made up of 72 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Azerbaijan. Information on all primary administrative regions in Azerbaijan.

Please note that unfortunately population data are not available for all regions in Azerbaijan.

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Primary administrative regions in Azerbaijan

There are 72 regions in Azerbaijan in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Azerbaijan
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Baki Baku City1.2,122,300Baku Baku1,116,513
Ganja City Ganja City2.-Ganja Ganja313,300
Sumqayit Sumqayit City3.292,577Sumqayit Sumqayıt265,150
Lankaran Lankaran Rayon4.197,500Lankaran Lankaran240,300
Mingacevir City Mingacevir City5.99,775Mingelchaur Mingelchaur95,453
Saatli Saatly Rayon6.87,031Saatli Saatlı87,000
Shirvan Shirvan7.81,200Sirvan Şirvan70,220
Nakhichevan Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic8.64,754Nakhchivan Nakhchivan64,754
Shaki City Shaki city9.63,000Sheki Sheki63,000
Yevlax City Yevlakh City10.59,036Yevlakh Yevlakh59,036
Agdam Aghdam Rayon11.165,407Agdam Ağdam39,451
Abseron Absheron Rayon12.189,800Khirdalan Khirdalan37,949
Barda Rayon Barda Rayon13.129,600Barda Barda37,372
Xacmaz Khachmaz Rayon14.152,360Xacmaz Xaçmaz37,175
Salyan Salyan Rayon15.117,170Salyan Salyan36,555
Jalilabad Jalilabad16.200,000Dzhalilabad Dzhalilabad36,259
Shamkir Rayon Shamkir Rayon17.192,900Shamkhor Shamkhor35,421
Goeycay Goychay Rayon18.105,323Geoktschai Geoktschai35,348
Aghjabadi Rayon Aghjabadi Rayon19.122,649Agdzhabedy Agdzhabedy34,989
Imisli Imishli Rayon20.109,061Imishli Imishli34,178
Samaxi Shamakhi Rayon21.85,795Shamakhi Shamakhi29,403
Sabirabad Sabirabad Rayon22.143,514Sabirabad Sabirabad28,075
Fuezuli Fizuli Rayon23.144,442Fizuli Fizuli26,765
Agdas Aghdash Rayon24.98,600Agdas Ağdaş23,528
Shabran Shabran Rayon25.53,000Divichibazar Divichibazar23,248
Haciqabul Hajigabul Rayon26.61,015Haciqabul Hacıqabul23,102
Quba Quba Rayon27.143,047Quba Quba22,405
Kurdamir Rayon Kurdamir Rayon28.106,128Kyurdarmir Kyurdarmir19,088
Qazax Qazakh Rayon29.84,013Qazax Qazax18,903
Susa Şuşa Rayonu30.29,500Shushi Shushi18,662
Neftcala Neftchala Rayon31.75,356Neftcala Neftçala18,661
Zaqatala Zaqatala Rayon32.111,419Zaqatala Zaqatala18,277
Tartar Rayon Tartar Rayon33.-Terter Terter18,185
Bilasuvar Rayon Bilasuvar Rayon34.94,400Pushkino Pushkino18,182
Goygol Rayon Goygol Rayon35.54,861Yelenendorf Yelenendorf17,816
Agsu Aghsu Rayon36.66,645Aghsu Aghsu17,209
Qusar Qusar Rayon37.84,645Qusar Qusar16,022
Ucar Ujar Rayon38.74,067Ujar Ujar15,741
Beylaqan Beylagan Rayon39.81,700Beylagan Beylagan15,599
Astara Astara District40.90,708Astara Astara15,190
Ismayilli Ismayilli Rayon41.76,184Ismayilli İsmayıllı13,610
Tovuz Tovuz Rayon42.149,760Tovuz Tovuz12,626
Agstafa Aghstafa Rayon43.76,302Aghstafa Aghstafa12,542
Qakh Rayon Qakh Rayon44.53,246Qax Qax11,992
Qabala Rayon Qabala Rayon45.93,770Qutqashen Qutqashen11,867
Zardab Zardab Rayon46.51,800Zardob Zardob10,612
Dashkasan Rayon Dashkasan Rayon47.32,900Yukhary-Dashkesan Yukhary-Dashkesan9,900
Masally Masally District48.183,532Masally Masally9,604
Balakan Rayon Balakan Rayon49.90,300Belokany Belokany9,182
Gadabay Rayon Gadabay Rayon50.94,200Kyadabek Kyadabek8,657
Kalbacar Rayonu Kəlbəcər Rayonu51.-Kerbakhiar Kerbakhiar8,400
Cabrayil Rayonu Cəbrayıl Rayonu52.-Jebrail Jebrail8,396
Zangilan Rayon Zangilan Rayon53.32,500Zangilan Zangilan7,483
Goranboy Goranboy Rayon54.90,554Goranboy Goranboy7,333
Lerik Lerik Rayon55.69,735Lerik Lerik7,094
Naftalan Naftalan City56.7,403Naftalan Naftalan7,045
Qubadli Qubadli Rayon57.35,067Qubadli Qubadlı6,890
Oguz Oghuz Rayon58.38,915Oguz Oğuz6,600
Samux Samukh Rayon59.50,787Samux Samux6,013
Xocali Xocalı Rayonu60.24,787Xocali Xocalı5,810
Xocavand Rayonu Xocavənd Rayonu61.-Novyy Karanlug Novyy Karanlug5,079
Yardimli Yardymli Rayon62.54,576Yardimli Yardımlı4,004
Qobustan Gobustan Rayon63.37,224Qobustan Qobustan3,754
Lacin Laçın Rayonu64.68,033Lacin Laçın2,300
Xizi Khizi Rayon65.13,822Khyzy Khyzy1,024
Siazan Rayon Siazan Rayon66.38,400Kyzyl-Burun Kyzyl-Burun3
Lankaran Sahari Lankaran Sahari67.83,300--
Shusha Shusha68.4,200--
Xankandi Sahari Xankandi Sahari69.52,310--
Yevlax Yevlakh Rayon70.---
Shaki Rayon Shaki Rayon71.---
Nakhchivan Nakhchivan72.74,500--