Communications Service Increase in Azerbaijani by 1/3
Azerbaijan, Baku / corr Trend S.Babayev / The communications service rendered to organizations and population amounted to AZN 638.7mln in Azerbaijan in January to November 2007, or by 22.9% more than in 2006, the Azerbaijani Statistics Committee said.
Nearly 74.3% of total services was rendered to population and 70.5% of incomes were obtained from mobile service, with an increase of 38.2%.
The services rendered in regions of Azerbaijan increased in number. The increase comprised It increased 29.9% in economy district of the Guba - Khachmaz, 25.8% in Shirvan, 26.2 in Sheki - Zagatala, 24.7% in Aran, 51% in Nakhchivan, 30.2% in Lankaran, 21.9 in Absheron and 22.7% in Ganja-Gazakh.
In January to October a total of 21,800 people were involved in the communications sector.