Azerbaijan

Print
Azerbaijan
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Azerbaijan is 18. All are living languages. Of these, 14 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 3 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 1 is dying.
Official Name
Republic of Azerbaijan
Population

9,417,000 (2013 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
North Azerbaijani, Russian
Literacy Rate
100% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic (1,230), Belarusian (5,210), Dargwa (860), Erzya (1,150), Georgian (10,400), Iranian Persian (1,200), Karachay-Balkar (180), Korean (1,000), Lak (1,210), Lishán Didán (100), Ossetic (2,520), Polish (1,260), Pontic, Romanian (1,400), Tabassaran (280), Tatar (24,100), Turkish (32,100), Ukrainian (21,000)
General References
Kibrik 1991, Salminen 2007, Sebeok 1963
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Azerbaijan is 18. All are living languages. Of these, 14 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 3 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 1 is dying.
Products
See full country report.
Page Views Left: