Kazakhstan

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Kazakhstan
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Kazakhstan is 14. All are living languages. Of these, 4 are indigenous and 10 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 9 are developing, 2 are in trouble, and 1 is dying.
Official Name
Republic of Kazakhstan
Population Full

17,797,000 (2017 World Bank)

Principal Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Literacy Rate
99% (2017 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Avar (2,900), Bashkort (41,200), Belarusian (8,660), Bulgarian (11,000), Chechen (24,500), Chuvash (21,900), Dargwa (1,800), Eastern Mari (12,000), Erzya (29,500), Gagauz, Georgian (9,300), Greek (46,000), Karachay-Balkar (2,900), Karakalpak, Korean (36,100), Kumyk (1,800), Kyrgyz (17,200), Lak (620), Lezgi (13,700), Lithuanian (11,000), Nogai (160), North Azerbaijani (62,600), Northern Kurdish (34,000), Ossetic (4,200), Polish (3,160), Pontic, Romanian (33,000), Standard Estonian (3,600), Standard Latvian (3,300), Tabasaran (230), Turkmen (3,270), Udmurt (15,800), Western Armenian (19,000)
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Sebeok 1963
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Kazakhstan is 14. All are living languages. Of these, 4 are indigenous and 10 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 9 are developing, 2 are in trouble, and 1 is dying.
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