218 Azerbaijani citizens were granted permanent residence in Georgia last year.
Local bureau of Report informs that it was indicated in the Migration profile for 2019 by the Georgian State Commission on Migration.
The number of Azerbaijani citizens who received permanent residence permits in the neighboring country has increased by 74 compared with the previous year.
In 2015-2018, totally 2,790 Azerbaijani citizens were granted permanent residence permits in Georgia.
During the reporting period, citizens of Azerbaijan living in the neighboring country were granted 2,277 permanent residence permits in 2015, the highest indicator up to date.
The document notes that 89% of foreigners who were granted residence permits belong to the 18-65 age group. Males make up 66% of residence permit holders.