Small entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan
Last updated: 04.11.2016
Yearbook reflects comprehensive data on activity of small entrepreneurship subjects, their distribution byareas and regions, as well as on legal entitiesand physical persons– private entrepreneurs considered as small entrepreneurship subjects. The yearbook covers main macroeconomic indicators of small entrepreneurship subjects, share in the country economy, distribution by regions and types of activity, number of employees and wage-fund and investmentin 2011 – 2015.

For user friendly data and for providing comparison between regions, all indicators were grouped. Separateindicatorswere indicated bytypes of activity and regions; each region is indicated separately and covers all main indicators. Data on the retail trade turnover is providedincluding value added tax (VAT).

According to the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers dated 5 June 2015, № 215 on “Making changes in the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 20 April 2004, № 57 on approval of terms of identification factors of small entrepreneurship subjects by types of economic activity” the grouping of small entrepreneurship subjects was newly implemented. For 2015, the grouping of small entrepreneurship subjects was held again.

Note: According to the “Criteria on large, medium and small entrepreneurs”approved by the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated June 5, 2015, № 215. Small entrepreneurs include enterprises with average employee list of 25 and annual revenueof 200 thousand manats.
In some cases negligible discrepancies between totals and sum of their components are due to rounding of figures.
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