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Demographic statistics of Kalbajar for the XX century

Qarabag.com presents information on the demographic data of Kalbajar (city, district) from 1912 to 1989. While compiling the material, official Russian and Soviet sources were used.

City of Kalbajar

1912: 300 Tatars lived in the village of Kalbajar.
[Caucasian calendar as of 1912, p. 168]

1939: Population – 1089

Male – 656
Female – 433
http://www.demoscope.ru/weekly/ssp/rus_pop_39_4.php

1979: Population – 5.670

Male – 2.742
Female – 2.928 
http://www.demoscope.ru/weekly/ssp/ussr79_reg2.php

 

Kalbajar district

1926: Population – 12.048

Male – 6.227
Female – 5.821
[Population of Azerbaijan according to the census of December 17, 1926. Preliminary results., p. 13]

1931-1932: Population of Kalbajar district – 18.649

Male – 9.715
Female – 8.934

Ethnic composition

Turks17.005
Armenians – 7
Kurds – 1.619
Russians – 9
Ukrainians – 18

The number of literate persons –  8.491
[The population census of Azerbaijan in 1931.1932, pp. 214-215]

1939: Population – 20.931

Male – 11.044
Female – 9.887
http://www.demoscope.ru/weekly/ssp/rus_pop_39_4.php

1970: Population – 33.487

Male – 16.635
Female – 16.852
http://www.demoscope.ru/weekly/ssp/ussr70_reg1.php

1989: Population – 43.713

Male – 21.754
Female – 21.959
http://www.demoscope.ru/weekly/ssp/sng89_reg1.php