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Most Azeris want to emigrate

By Messenger Staff
Tuesday, June 15
The polling organisation ADAM, with the support of American organisations NED International ( National Endowment for Democracy) has conducted a poll asking 1,000 respondents in five regions of Azerbaijan, including the capital Baku, whether they wish to leave the country. More than a half of the young people asked said they did. 23 % want to leave Azerbaijan for good and 43% for a long period.

47% of those asked think that the situation in the country is stable and 38% of those think that the ruling party has created this stability. Interestingly, 42% of those asked would prefer to work in state structures and 11% in business, whereas 40% want to have their own business.