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Azerbaijanian

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 22 million people worldwide speak Azerbaijanian as their mother tongue.
CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
IranSouth Asiano14.3 %11,606,000
AzerbaijanWestern Asiayes92.5 %9,123,000
IraqWestern Asiano1.7 %651,000
GeorgiaWestern Asiano5.8 %216,000
ArmeniaWestern Asiano2.6 %76,000