Jan 121989
 

Diagram 1.

Diagram 2.

Diagram 3.

 

Data

Data for Diagram 1. Demographics of Nagorno-Karabakh during the Soviet Azerbaijan’s Rule

1926 1939 1959 1970 1979 1989
Armenians 111,694 132,800 110,053 121,068 123,076 145,450
Azeris 12,592 14,053 17,995 27,179 37,264 40,688
Others 1,014 3,984 2,358 2,066 1,841 2,947
Total 125,300 150,837 130,406 150,313 162,181 189,085

 

Data for Diagram 2. Percentage of Armenian and Azeri population in Soviet Karabakh

1926 1939 1959 1970 1979 1989
Armenians 89% 88% 84% 81% 76% 77%
Azeris 10% 9% 14% 18% 23% 22%
Others 1% 3% 2% 1% 1% 2%

 

Data for Diagram 3. Population growth of ethnic groups in Karabakh in comparison with Armenia and Azerbaijan

1939 1959 1970 1979 1989
Population growth in Armenia 46% 37% 41% 22% 9%
Growth of Armenians in NKAO 19% -17% 10% 2% 18%
Growth of Azeris in NKAO 12% 28% 51% 37% 9%
Population growth in Azerbaijan 41% 15% 38% 18% 17%

Official Source: Census in NKR

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