a. Area: 3,29 thousand km2.
b. Population: 551,800 people.
c. Administrative districts: Sumgait city, Absheron and Khizi
d. Natural resources: sawdust, limestone, cements raw
material, quartz, construction sand, balneological resources.
e. Main areas of the economy: Industrial and agrarianindustrial
f. Industrial areas: oil and gas extraction, petrochemicals
and chemistry, ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy, energy,
light and food industries.