Chuvash

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a member of a people of Turkic speech living in the Volga region in eastern Russia

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the Turkic language spoken by the Chuvash

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Total of members in cultural societies of ethnic minorities in 2008 Ethnic group Total of members Total of ethnic group * Armenians 163 1,444 Azeris N/A 880 Bashkirs N/A 152 Byelorussians 129 17,241 Chuvashs 106 495 Germans 950 1,870 Jews 2,707 2,145 Georgians 38 430 Kabardins 35 14 Koreans 88 169 Latvians N/A 2,330 Lithuanians 260 2,116 Maris N/A 245 Moldovans N/A 645 Mordvins 34 562 Ossetians 20 116 Tatars 166 2,582 Turkmens 8 36 Udmurts 35 241 Ukrainians 1,572 29,012 Uzbeks 10 132 TOTAL 6,321 59,954 * The total of the ethnic group as registered by the Population Census 2000 Source: Pirgop 2008, Statistics Estonia.
12) According to Appendix 6, 106 out of 495 Chuvashs (as registered in 2000) belong to cultural societies, which formally implies a level of sociocultural activity.
Aidarov, Aleksandr (2011a) Interview with Galina Rybalko (Tallinn Society of Chuvash Culture), 28 September, Tallinn.
Aidarov, Aleksandr (2011b) Interview with Lidia Grigorjeva (Narva Chuvash Society Narspi), 28 September, Tallinn.