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How many qashqais are in Iran?

How many qashqais are in Iran?

According to Persian government statistics, there were about 5,169 Dareshuri families, or 27,396 individuals, in 1360 sh./1981. The Dareshuri were “the greatest horse-breeders and owners among the Qashqai”.

How many Azerbaijanis live in Iran?


Azərbaycanlılar آذربایجانلیلار‎
c. 30–35 million (2002)
Regions with significant populations
Iran 15 million (Encyclopædia Britannica) 10.9–15 million (CIA factbook, Knüppel, Ethnologue, Swietochowski) 12–18.5 million (e.g. Elling, Gheissari) 6–6.5 million (Arakelova)
Azerbaijan 10,205,810

Where is Qashqai?

The Qashqai has been built at the Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK (NMUK) plant in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom, since December 2006.

Why are there so many Azeris in Iran?

As a direct result of Qajar Iran’s forced ceding to Russia, the Azerbaijanis are nowadays parted between two nations: Iran and Azerbaijan. Despite living on two sides of an international border, the Azerbaijanis form a single ethnic group.

What kind of people are the Qashqai people?

Qashqai people. Qashqai (pronounced [qaʃqaːjiː]; also spelled Qashqa’i, ‘Qashqay,’ Kashkai, Kashkay, Qashqayı, Gashgai, Gashgay, Ghashghaei, in Persian: قشقایی) is a conglomeration of clans in Iran consisting of mostly Turkic peoples but also Lurs, Kurds and Arabs.

Where do the Qashqai people live in Iran?

Almost all of them speak a Western Oghuz Turkic dialect known as the Qashqai language, as well as Persian (the national language of Iran) in formal use. The Qashqai mainly live in the provinces of Fars, Khuzestan, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Bushehr, and southern Isfahan,…

How did the Nissan Qashqai get its name?

In 2006, Nissan named its new European small SUV “Qashqai”, after the Qashqai people. The designers believe that the buyers “will be nomadic in nature too”. The new unconventional name was however met with surprise and even skepticism.

How big is the third generation Nissan Qashqai?

The third-generation Qashqai was revealed on 18 February 2021. The third-generation Qashqai is slightly larger than before, being 35 mm (1.4 in) longer, 32 mm (1.3 in) wider and 25 mm (1.0 in) taller, while its wheelbase is 20 mm (0.8 in) longer.