||11,500,000 in Iraq. Population total all countries: 15,100,000.
||Tigris and Euphrates clusters are in Iraq. Also spoken in Iran, Jordan, Syria, Turkey (Asia).
||Mesopotamian Qeltu Arabic, Mesopotamian Gelet Arabic, Baghdadi Arabic, Iraqi Arabic, Furati
||Anatolian Cluster, Tigris Cluster, Euphrates Cluster. Geographical and sectarian divisions correlate with Iraqi dialects. The vernacular standard is forming based on Baghdad speech. There are also Bedouin dialects. Nearly unintelligible to speakers of certain other vernacular Arabic varieties.
||Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic
||Radio programs. TV.
||SVO. Muslim (Shi'a, Sunni), Christian, Jewish, Yezidi.