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The location of the Azerbaijani language among world languages

  


The place and area of spreading Azerbaijani language among world languages
Azerbaijani language is the state language of the Azerbaijan Republic and basic communicative means of the different people living in Azerbaijan. 
At the same time Azerbaijani language is the native language of the more than 30 millions Azerbaijanians living in Islamic Republic of Iran. This language is being used also by 200 thousand people once moved to Iraq (probably this move occurred at middle ages. As per other assumption turkmans are descendants of ancient Turks being a neighbor of ancient Sumerians). They call themselves as kerkuk and live mainly in areas of Kerkuk, Mosul, Nineva, Telafer, Jinjar etc. 
Azerbaijani language have been included in Oghuz semi group of Turkic languages group of  Ural-Altaic languages family and comprises south-western branch of area of Turkic languages together with  Turkish, Turkmen and Gagauz languages.     
From traditional – morphologic or typological classification Azerbaijani language has been included to the group of agglutinative languages. Compared to inflected languages (Indo-European, Semito-Hamitic etc languages) roots of all words in Azerbaijani language are words with independent lexical and grammatical meaning, but grammatical meanings and grammatical connections are expressed always by single meaning (monosemantic) suffixes coming after root of word and base of word. 
According to recent information, in total over 51 millions Azerbaijanian live in the world. 9 millions of them settled in Azerbaijan Republic, and the rest in different countries of the world.  The number of the Azerbaijanis living in the world countries has been specified approximately as the following: 
1) USA-100.000 person
2) Australia -8000 persons
3) Austria -10.000 persons
4) Albania -12.000 persons
5) Argentina -12.000 persons
6) Algeria -260.000 persons
7) Afghanistan -450.000 persons
8) Bangladesh -175.000 persons
9) Belgium -13.000 persons
10) Burma -8000 persons
11) Bulgaria -65.000 persons
12) Brazil -75.000 persons
13) Bhutan -1500 persons
14)  Great Britain-170.000 person
15) Hungary -27.000 persons
16) Greece -13.000 persons
17) Denmark -6.000 persons
18) Egypt -900.000 persons
19) Indonesia  - 44.000 persons
20) Jordan  - 450.000 persons
21) Iraq -1.000.000 person
22) Iran  -30.000.000 person
23) India - 300.000 persons
24) Ireland -4.000 persons
25) Spain - 14.000 persons 
26) Italy - 33.000 persons
27) Yemen Arab Republic - 62.000 persons
28) Canada - 170.000 persons
29) China - 30.000 persons
30) Kuwait -19.000 persons
31) Malta -25 persons
32) Mexico -27.000 persons
33) Mongolia- 5000 persons
34) Norway -50.000 persons
35) UAE - 55.000 persons
36) Oman -19.000 persons
37) Pakistan -650.000 persons
38) Poland -12.000 persons
39) Portugal -7000 persons
40) Romania -45.000 persons
41) Saudi Arabia - 40.000 persons
42) Syria -95.000 persons
43) Sudan -17.000 persons
44) Turkey -3.000.000 person
45) Finland -12.000 persons
46) France -70.000 persons
47) Germany -300.000 persons
48) Czech Republic -2000 persons
49) Slovakia -2000 persons
50) Sweden- -2000 persons
51) Yugoslavia -6.000 persons
52) Japan -10.000 persons
53) Ukraine -500.000 persons
54) Belarus -7000 persons
55) Russian Federation- 3.000.000 persons 
56) Uzbekistan -60.000 persons
57) Kazakhstan- 100.000 persons
58) Georgia -600.000 persons
59) Lithuania -2000 persons
60) Moldova -5000 persons
61) Latvia -4000 persons
62) Kyrgyzstan -16.000 persons
63) Tajikistan -14.000 persons
64) Turkmenistan - 4500 persons
65) Estonia -300 persons
66) Azerbaijan Republic- over 9.000.000 persons



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