|• Total||1,170 km2 (450 sq mi)|
|Population (1999 census)|
|• Density||61/km2 (160/sq mi)|
Babek or Babak (Azerbaijani: Babək) is a rayon o Azerbaijan in the Nakhchivan. It surroonds but does no include Nakhchivan City an wis umwhile kent as Nakhchivan. The current name honours Babak Khorramdin who led an 23 year lang uprisin against the Abbasid Caliphate in Iran.