There are one town (Fizuli), settlements and 73 villages.
The basis of the economy of the regon is agriculture, specialised in vine growing, vegetable growing, grain growing and cattle breeding. There was dairy, steel-concrete plant, quarry, gin, vine and grain processing plants.
Fizuli town was occupied by armenian military troops on August 18, 1993. Now on the non-occupied 22 villages about 50 thousand people live.
Socio-economical conclusions of the occupation of Azerbaijan regions by Arminian military forces
|Territory (partially occupied)||1,386 sq.km|
|Number of families||22,110|
|Number of population||98,958|
|Number of murders||669 persons|
|Number of handicaps||1450 persons|
|Number of orphans||155 persons|
Destruction and Losses
|Villages and settlements||77|
|Industrial and construction establishments||33|
|Health care centres||43|
The people of this land highly appreciate and revere the memory and legacy of the great poet Fizuli. There are a lot of historical and archeological monuments in the region such as the unique Garghabazar caravanserai dated 1681 and Hadji Giyaseddin mosque dated 1682.
Three mausoleums – the Akhmedalilar mausoleum, the Babids mausoleum and the Mir Ali mausoleum are the most remarkable sights of the region.