Digital Language Vitality | Kazakh

Kazakh (kaz)



English name Kazakh
Native name Қазақ
SIL code kaz
Alternative names [qɑˈzɑq tɘˈlɘ], gazaqi, hazake, kaisak, kazak, kazakh, kazakh latin, kazakh northeastern, kazakh southern, kazakh southwestern, kazakh western, kazakhi, kazax, kosach, qazaq, qazaq tili, qazaqi, тілі қазақ, қазақ, қазақша, قازاق ٴتىلى‎
Speakers L1: 12,881,960 (ethnologue),
L2: 500,000 (ethnologue)
Country Kazakhstan
Region Central Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code kaz_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

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


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 217,920
Wikipedia real articles 91,261
Wikipedia adjusted size 629,306,264
Wikipedia total 500,540
Wikipedia edits 2,626,830
Wikipedia admins 16
Wikipedia users 63,791
Wikipedia active users 228
Wikipedia images 9,445
Wikipedia depth 9
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.59
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 1
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 2
Language descriptions online 4
Language descriptions all 5
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 3
Online resource about the language 10
Any resource about the language 13


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 176
Number of words 46,536
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

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 196
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 14
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no