During January-November of this year, the number of Azerbaijani citizens traveling abroad increased by 14.1% as compared with relevant period of the previous year and amounted to 5.095 mln. persons, "APA-Economics" reports citing State Statistics Committee.
In the reporting period, 36.7% of country’s citizens traveled to Iran, 28.7% - to Georgia, 17.6% - to Russia, 11.5% - to Turkey, and 5.5% - to other countries. 64% of travellers were males, and 36% - females.
During that period, the number of Azerbaijani citizens traveling to Iran increased by 25.5%, to Georgia - by 12.7%, to Russia – by 6.2%, and to Turkey – by 4.5%.
During January-November of the current year 82.5% of Azerbaijani citizens having traveled to foreign countries used railway and automobile transport, 16.8% - air transport, and 0.7% - water transport.