Digital Language Vitality | Uighur

Uighur (uig)



English name Uighur
Native name ئۇيغۇر تىلى
SIL code uig
Alternative names arabic uyghur, central uyghur, hetian, hotan, kashgar-yarkand, kulja, latin uyghur, lop, luobu, novouygur, taranchi, uighuir, uighur, uiguir, uigur, uyghur, uygur, weiwu'er, weiwuer, wiga
Speakers L1: 10,416,910 (ethnologue)
Country China
Region Eastern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code uig_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 2
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack yes
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack no
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 3,247
Wikipedia real articles 1,690
Wikipedia adjusted size 56,643,322
Wikipedia total 11,516
Wikipedia edits 150,252
Wikipedia admins 1
Wikipedia users 11,873
Wikipedia active users 26
Wikipedia images 305
Wikipedia depth 85
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 5
Language in online resource 0
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 11
Any resource about the language 15


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 707
Number of words 355,986
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 903
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 65
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no