Azerbaijan Independence Day
- Azerbaijan Independence Day on October 18th, on the Anniversary of their Independence from the Soviet Union in 1991.
- Joined the United Nations on March 2nd, 1992.
- Capital City and Largest City is Baku with a Population of 2,262,600 about the same size as Houston, Texas.
- Current President is Ilham Aliyev
- Current Prime Minister is Novruz Mammadov
- Total Population is 9,898,100 people which is about the same Population as the state of Michigan.
- Current Government is Unitary Dominant-Party Semi-Presidential Republic
- Currency is the Manat. Current Exchange rate is 1 US Dollar equals 1.7 Manats.
- Official Language is Azerbaijani
- Has a Number of Ethnic Minority Languages: Avar, Budukh, Georgian, Juhuri, Khinalug, Kryts, Kurdish, Lezgian, Russian, Rutul, Talysh, Tat, Tsakhur and Udi.
- Religion is 97.4% Islam.
Happy Independence Day Azerbaijan!
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