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Dungan
[dng] Jambyl region: Korday and Jambyl districts. Population: 50,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 51,900 (2009 census). Status: 7 (Shifting). Alternate Names: Huizu. Dialects: Shaanxi. Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Chinese.

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German, Standard
[deu] Akmola, East Kazakhstan, Karaganda, Kostanay, North Kazakhstan, and Pavlodar regions. Population: 30,400 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 178,000 (2009 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: Deutsch, Nemetskiy. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Middle German, East Middle German.

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Ili Turki
[ili] Scattered. Population: 120 in Kazakhstan (2001 J. Leclerc). Status: 8a (Moribund). Alternate Names: T’urk, Taranchi, Tuerke. Classification: Turkic, Eastern.

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Ingush
[inh] Scattered. Population: 16,900 in Kazakhstan (1999 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: Ghalghaj. Classification: Nakh-Daghestanian, Nakh, Chechen-Ingush.

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Kazakh
[kaz] Population: 9,980,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 10,100,000 (2009 census). Total users in all countries: 12,934,060. Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1995, Constitution, Article 7(1)). Alternate Names: Kaisak, Kazak, Kosach. Autonym: казақ тілі‎ (Qazaq tili), казақша‎ (Qazaqşa). Dialects: Northeastern Kazakh, Southern Kazakh, Western Kazakh. Minor dialect differences. Classification: Turkic, Western, Aralo-Caspian.

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Plautdietsch
[pdt] Almaty region: beyond Tashkent, China border area. Population: 100,000 in Kazakhstan (2001 J. Leclerc). Status: 7 (Shifting). Alternate Names: Low German. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, Low Saxon-Low Franconian, Low Saxon.

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Romani, Sinte
[rmo] Major cities. Population: Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: Manouche, Manuche, Romanes, Sinte, Sinti, Tsigane. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Intermediate Divisions, Western, Romani, Northern.

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Russian
[rus] Widespread. Population: 16,800,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 World Factbook), all users. L1 users: 3,750,000 (2009 census). Ethnic population: 3,790,000 (2009 census). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1995, Constitution, Article 7(2)). Classification: Indo-European, Balto-Slavic, Slavic, East.

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Tajik
[tgk] Almaty, East Kazakhstan, Jambyl, and South Kazakhstan regions. Population: 33,500 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 36,300 (2009 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: Tajiki. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Iranian, Western, Southwestern, Persian.

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Tatar
[tat] Scattered. Population: 104,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 204,000 (2009 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Classification: Turkic, Western, Uralian.

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Turkish
[tur] Almaty, Jambyl, Kyzylorda, and South Kazakhstan regions. Population: 90,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 97,000 (2009 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: Türkçe. Dialects: Meskhetian Turkish (Ahiska). Classification: Turkic, Southern, Turkish.

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Uyghur
[uig] Almaty region. Population: 191,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 225,000 (2009 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: Novouygur, Uighur, Uiguir, Uygur. Dialects: Kashgar-Yarkand. Classification: Turkic, Eastern.

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Uzbek, Northern
[uzn] Jambyl and South Kazakhstan regions. Population: 436,000 in Kazakhstan (2009 census). Ethnic population: 457,000 (2009 census). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Alternate Names: oʻzbek, oʻzbek tili, oʻzbekcha. Classification: Turkic, Eastern.

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