Where on earth do they speak Akha?

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Language: Akha
Number of speakers: 200000
Language code: ahk
Alternate names: Ahka, Aini, Ak'a, Aka, Akha, Ekaw, Hka Ko, Ikaw, Ikor, Kaw, Kha Ko, Khako, Khao Ikor, Khao Kha Ko, Ko, Yani
Where spoken: China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Ngwi-Burmese, Ngwi, Southern
  • Dialects: Ako, Asong
  • Also spoken in: Viet Nam
  • Region: Shan State, east Kengtung district. Also in China, Laos, Thailand, Viet Nam.