Where on earth do they speak Evenki?

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Language: Evenki
Number of speakers: 11000
Language code: evn
Alternate names: Avanki, Avankil, Chapogir, Evenki, Ewenke, Ewenki, Khamnigan, Owenke, Solon, Solong, Sulong, Suolun, Tungus
Where spoken: China, Mongolia, Russia

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  • Language classification: Altaic, Tungusic, Northern, Evenki
  • Dialects: Aldan Timpton, Aoluguya, Ayan-Maya, Baykit, Cemdalsk, Chenba'erhu, Cis-Baikalia, Haila'er, Hoy, Huihe, Ilimpeya, Jeltulak, Kalar, Kur-Urmi, Lower Nepa Tungir, Manegir, Mergel, Morigele, Nakanna, Nepa, Old Bargu, Olguya, Podkamennaya Tunguska, Poligus, Sakhalin, Sym, Tokko, Tokmo-Upper Lena, Tommot, Tuguro-Chumikan, Tutoncana, Uchama, Uchur, Vanavara, Yerbogocen, Zeya-Bureya
  • Also spoken in: Russian Federation, United States
  • Region: Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Hulunbuir banners; Ewenki, Moriadawa, Oronchon, Chen Bargu, Arong, Ergune East, and Huisuomu; Heilongjiang Province, Nale prefecture; a few in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Also in Mongolia, Russian Federation, United States.