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Afghanistan

Afghani Language Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Languages Afghan Persian or Dari (official) 50%, Pashto (official) 35%, Turkic languages (primarily Uzbek and Turkmen) 11%, 30 minor languages (primarily Balochi and Pashai) 4%, much bilingualism 2008
Linguistic diversity index 0.732 2009 46th out of 200
Major language(s) Dari, Pashto 2013

Citation

"Afghanistan Language Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Afghanistan/Language

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