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  • EstoniaPopulation and language
    Inge Jatsko
    Annika Paavel
  • Introduction
    Population
    Language
  • Population
    • (2010)1,340,021
    • Ethnic groups 
    • 68.8 % Estonian
    • 25.5 % Russian
    • 5.7 % other minority groups
  • slowly decreasing
    negative natural growth
    exodus(väljaränne)
    relative importance of estonians
    enlarging
  • The biggest cities(according to population)
    • Tallinn
    • Tartu
    • Narva
  • Tallinn- 400 387
  • Tartu- 101 169
  • Narva- 68 680
  • Language
    • 1 official language- Estonian
    • not widely spoken outside of the country
    • national pride in Estonia for years, especially during Soviet occupation
    • grammar rules and other standards-1600s
  • 19th century
    technical manuscripts and literary compositions
  • Latin alphabet
    influenced by other languages
    German
  • Used literature
    http://www.suite101.com/content/history-of-the-estonian-language-a11899#ixzz1GDAR2kwq
    http://www.linguata.com/estonian/history-of-estonian.html
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