Tajikistan

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Tajikistan
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Tajikistan is 13. All are living languages. Of these, 11 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 4 are in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Tajikistan
Population Full

8,735,000 (2017 World Factbook)

Principal Languages
Russian, Tajik
Literacy Rate
99% (2017 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Aimaq, Bashkort (8,200), Belarusian, Dungan, Georgian (1,100), Hazaragi, Kazakh (440), Korean (300), Lak, Lithuanian (600), Ossetic (200), Romanian (580), Standard German, Tatar (4,200), Turkish, Turkmen (13,700), Ukrainian (450), Uyghur (600), Western Armenian (6,800), 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, 11 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 4 are in trouble.
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