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Berberi is no official language in any country, but is spoken as mother tongue in 3 countries by a minor part of the population.

With a share of around 33%, it is most widespread in Morocco. A total of about 17 million people worldwide speak Berberi as their mother tongue.
CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
MoroccoNorthern Africano33.0 %11,641,000
AlgeriaNorthern Africano14.0 %5,685,000
LibyaNorthern Africano1.0 %63,000