Highlights from the Asian Development Outlook 2013:
Growth reached 2.2% from near stagnation in 2011, as the oil sector contracted less and activity outside of the oil sector accelerated. Smaller oil exports narrowed the current account surplus, but foreign direct investment, mainly in oil and gas projects, rose by more than 20%. Higher public investment spending, supported by transfers from the State Oil Fund, is expected to help spur growth to 3.1% in 2013 and, as oil production increases, to 4.8% in 2014. Read more.
More economic and social indicators for Azerbaijan from the World Bank's World Development Indicators online.
The United Nations Development Programme's Human Development Report program has prepared a series of reports on Azerbaijan.
Partner Institutions and Azerbaijan