Azerbaijan, Baku, July 4 / Trend H.Valiyev /
The national domain zone. az has registered 11,926 Internet resources, WHOIS said.
The increase in the number of registered Internet resources in the national domain. az compared to last six months amounted to 9.57 percent.
About 10,906 units of the total number of registered websites fall to Internet resources registered in the domain of the first level. The figure increased by 10.1 percent.
The most popular second-level domain is com.az. It has 578 registered websites. The figure increased by 3.7 percent.
The most popular third-level domain is .edu.az. It has 133 registered websites. The figure increased by 9 percent.
According to world statistics, the total number of active domain names in the world (as of July 4) is 131 million. The most populated area is com. It has 95.8 million Internet resources. Net ranked second. It has 14 million active names. Org ranked third. It has 9.2 million names.
National zone. az officially began to operate Aug. 25, 1993. The cost of registration in domain. az is equal to 20 manat. Annual cost of technical support costs the same amount.