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Uzbek speaking countries

Uzbek is the official language in Uzbekistan and is spoken in 5 more countries as monther tongue by a part of the population.

With a share of around 74%, it is most widespread in Uzbekistan. A total of about 32.3 million people worldwide speak Uzbek as their mother tongue.

Country Region Official language Distribution Total
UzbekistanCentral Asiayes74.3 %24,950,000
AfghanistanSouth Asiano8.8 %3,348,000
TajikistanCentral Asiano23.2 %2,162,000
KyrgyzstanCentral Asiano13.6 %878,000
TurkmenistanCentral Asiano9.0 %535,000
KazakhstanCentral Asiano2.3 %426,000