Where on earth do they speak Dzongkha?

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Language: Dzongkha
Number of speakers: 160000
Language code: dzo
Alternate names: Bhotia of Bhutan, Bhotia of Dukpa, Bhutanese, Drukha, Drukke, Drukpa, Dukpa, Dzongkha, Hloka, Jonkha, Lhoskad, Rdzongkha, Zongkhar
Where spoken: Bhutan, Nepal

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Western Tibeto-Burman, Bodish, Central Bodish, Central, Southern
  • Dialects: Ha, Northern Thimphu, Thimphu-Punakha, Wang-The
  • Also spoken in: India
  • Region: Ha, Paru, Punakha districts. Also in India, Nepal.