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THE FACTS
NAME: Afghanistan
LOCATION: Asia
GOVERNMENT:   Islamic republic
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: Afghan Persian or Dari (official) 50%, Pashtu (official) 35%, Turkic languages (primarily Uzbek and Turkmen) 11%, 30 minor languages (primarily Balochi and Pashai) 4%.
MAJOR RELIGION(S):  Sunni Muslim 80%, Shi'a Muslim 19%, other 1%.
MAJOR ETHNIC GROUPS: Pashtun 42%, Tajik 27%, Hazara 9%, Uzbek 9%, Aimak 4%, Turkmen 3%, Baloch 2%, other 4%.

   
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