Tajikistan

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Official Name
Republic of Tajikistan
Population
8061000
Principal Languages
Russian, Tajiki
Literacy Rate
100% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Aimaq, Armenian (6,000), Bashkort (5,410), Belarusan, Dungan, Georgian (810), Hazaragi, Kazakh (400), Korean (300), Lak, Lithuanian (470), Ossetic (200), Romanian (580), Standard German, Tatar (4,000), Turkish, Turkmen (13,700), Ukrainian (450), Uyghur (3,580), Western Balochi (4,840)
General References
Akiner 1983; Comrie 1987; Kibrik 1991; Sebeok 1963
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Tajikistan is 13. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 4 are in trouble.
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