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Source: Federation of Caucasian Assocations in Turkey (Kaffed)


Native Name

Total Speakers
516,000 in Russian Federation (2010 census). 36,700 monolinguals (2002 census). Population total all countries: 1,628,500. Ethnic population: 520,000.

Usage By Country
Kabardino Balkaria Republic, Russian Federation: 490,453 (2010 Census)
Karachai Cherkess Republic, Russian Federation: 56,466 (2010 Census)
A large number of speakers in diaspora communities

Alternate Names : Beslenei, East Circassian, Kabard, Kabardino-Cherkes, Kabardo-Cherkess, Upper Circassian

Received 11/21/2013
Posted 11/21/2013
Checked 11/21/2013