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who knows what language is spoken in Iran? is there a list of languages spoken in Iran?

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list of languages spoken in Iran:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
Persian fa Official 75% See link
Azerbaijani (Arabic) az_Arab 24% See link
Gilaki glk 4.6% See link
Sorani Kurdish ckb 3.9% See link
Turkmen (Latin) tk_Latn 2.8% See link
Southern Kurdish sdh 2.4% See link
Northern Luri lrc 2.1% See link
Baluchi bal 2% See link
Arabic ar 2% See link
Domari rmt 1.9% See link
Bakhtiari bqi 1.4% See link
Southern Luri luz 1.2% See link
Laki lki 0.8% See link
Parsi-Dari prd 0.5% See link
Armenian hy 0.2% See link
Pashto ps 0.2% See link
Georgian ka 0.1% See link
Kazakh (Arabic) kk_Arab Smaller then 0.01% See link


An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country.


According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate (The ability to read and write) in Iran is 85%.


More information about languages spoken in Iran (see links):
Information links (Principal Languages, Immigrant Languages, Language Counts, etc.) about Languages spoken within Iran - See link.
A complete Iran's languages summaries - See link.
Map showing the locations of languages in Iran - See link.


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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