Language:  Uyghur

Population of Groups Speaking

12,435,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

22

Scripture Status

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Map Notes
PRIMARY Language
(22 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Akto Turkmen China 2,900 ☀︎
 Keriya China 800 ☀︎
 Uyghur Afghanistan 3,800 ☀︎
 Uyghur Australia 5,200
 Uyghur Canada 2,100 ☀︎
 Uyghur China 11,764,000 ☀︎
 Uyghur Germany 700 ☀︎
 Uyghur Iran 6,700 ☀︎
 Uyghur Japan 1,000 ☀︎
 Uyghur Saudi Arabia 9,700 ☀︎
 Uyghur Sweden 2,100 ☀︎
 Uyghur Kyrgyzstan 61,000 ☀︎
 Uyghur Kazakhstan 356,000 ☀︎
 Uyghur Mongolia 13,000
 Uyghur Russia 2,200 ☀︎
 Uyghur Türkiye (Turkey) 25,000 ☀︎
 Uyghur Turkmenistan 2,500 ☀︎
 Uyghur United States 10,000 ☀︎
 Uyghur Uzbekistan 52,000 ☀︎
 Uygur, Lop Nur China 44,000 ☀︎
 Uygur, Taklimakan China 300 ☀︎
 Uygur, Yutian China 70,000 ☀︎
  Totals:  22     22
SECONDARY Language
(2 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Ainu (China) China 12,000 ☀︎
 Daur, Western China 7,500 ☀︎
  Totals:  2     2

Language Alternate Names
Hetian
Hotan
Hotan (Hetian)
Kashgar-Yarkand
Kashgar-Yarkand (Yarkandi)
Lop (Luobu)
Luobu
Novouygur
Taranchi (Kulja)
Uighor
Uighuir
Uighur
Uiguir
Uigur
Uyghuri
Uygur
Weiwu’er
Weiwu'er
Wiga
Wighor

Dialects
Aksu
Akto Turkmen
Akto Türkmen
Central Uyghur
Charchan
Dolan
Hotan
Ili
Kashgar-Yarkand
Khotan-kerya
Kucha
Kumul
Lop
Lopnor
Lopnur
Qarashahr
Southern
Southern Uyghur
Taranchi
Turfan
Urumqi
Uyghur
Yengi Hissar

Dialect Alternate Names
Aqsu
Central Uygher
Hami
Hetian
Hotan-yutian
Karaxahar
Kashgar-Yakand
Kashgar-yarkandi
Kashi-shache
Kulja
Kuqa
Lopnur
Luobu
Qarqan
Qiemo
Taranchi
Turpan
Urumchi
Uygher: Urumqi
Uyghur: Kashgar-Yarkand
Uyghur: Kashgar-Yarkandi
Uyghur: Urumqi
Uygru
Weiwuer
Weiwueryu
Weiwueryu in Xinjiang
Weiwuerzu Uygru
Yarkandi
Yengisar
Yining


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