Kyrgyzstan

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Kyrgyzstan
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Kyrgyzstan is 6. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 3 are developing, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Kyrgyz Republic
Population Full

6,001,000 (2016 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Kyrgyz, Russian
Literacy Rate
99% (2017 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Bashkort (500), Belarusian (300), Chechen (1,500), Chuvash, Crimean Tatar (38,000), Dargwa (2,300), Erzya (5,390), Georgian (300), Greek (200), Halh Mongolian, Kalmyk-Oirat (300), Karachay-Balkar (2,000), Karakalpak, Kazakh (22,400), Korean (8,500), Lak, Lezgi (2,400), Lithuanian, North Azerbaijani (11,500), Northern Kurdish (12,700), Romanian, Tatar (20,900), Turkish (16,200), Turkmen (1,200), Ukrainian (5,400), Uyghur (37,300), Western Armenian (400)
General References
Sebeok 1963
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Kyrgyzstan is 6. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 3 are developing, and 1 is in trouble.
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