Quick Facts

Official name: The Republic of Azerbaijan

Capital: Baku

Area: 86,600km2

Latitude/Longitude: 40°30'N 47°30'E

Coastline: Caspian Sea (489m/800km) 

Population: 9,200,000

Principal exports: Oil, gas, aluminium, caviar, carpets

Official language: Azerbaijani

Business languages: Azerbaijani, English and Russian

Climate: Nine of the world’s 13 climatic zones