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Azerbaijanian speaking countries

Azerbaijanian is the official language in Azerbaijan and is spoken in 4 more countries as monther tongue by a part of the population.

With a share of around 93%, it is most widespread in Azerbaijan. A total of about 21.8 million people worldwide speak Azerbaijanian as their mother tongue.

CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
IranSouth Asiano14.3 %11,697,000
AzerbaijanWestern Asiayes92.5 %9,197,000
IraqWestern Asiano1.7 %653,000
GeorgiaWestern Asiano5.8 %216,000
ArmeniaWestern Asiano2.6 %77,000