Communication services increase 30 percent in Azerbaijan

ICT Materials 19 January 2009 14:13 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 19 / Trend , S.Babayeva/

Communication services rendered to Azerbaijani organizations and individuals amounted to 925.7 million manat in 2008, or 28.2 percent more than during the same period in 2007, the State Statistics Committee said. Some 71.8 percent were rendered to individuals.

Roughly 71.8 percent fell to mobile communication. The figure increased 30.1 percent from last year.

The sector's growth was 16.4 percent in the Guba-Khachmaz region, 29.8 percent in Shirvan, 17.8 percent in Shaki-Zagatala, 15.4 percent in Lankaran, 15.5 percent in Absheron and 13.2 percent in Ganja-Gazakh.

Have any feedback? Contact our journalist at: [email protected]