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Bhojpuri speaking countries

Bhojpuri is no official language in any country, but is spoken as mother tongue in 2 countries by a minor part of the population.

With a share of around 6%, it is most widespread in Nepal. A total of about 1.8 million people worldwide speak Bhojpuri as their mother tongue.

CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
NepalSouth Asiano6.0 %1,717,000
MauritiusEastern Africano5.3 %67,000