Uzbek people facts for kids
|c. 30 million|
|Regions with significant populations|
|United States||50,795 (2014)|
|Mainly Islam (predominantly Sunni or Cultural Muslims), minority non-religious.
|Related ethnic groups|
|Other Turkic peoples|
Uzbeks are a Turkic-speaking ethnic group who mainly live in Central Asia countries. Uzbeks are the majority of people living in Uzbekistan. They are a minority group in Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Russia and China. A few live farther away. Uzbeks speak Uzbek language of the Turkic language family.
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