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Estonians

Finnic people inhabiting primarily the country of Estonia

Estonians (Estonian: eestlased) are a Finnic people closely related to the Finns and inhabiting, primarily, the country of Estonia. The Estonians speak a Finno-Ugric language, known as Estonian. Although Estonia is traditionally grouped as one of the Baltic countries, Estonians are linguistically and ethnically unrelated to the Baltic peoples of Latvia and Lithuania.

Estonians
Eestlased
Regions with significant populations
 Estonia: 930,219
Other significant population centers:
 Finland36,000
 Russia30,000
 Sweden26,000
 United States25,000
 Canada22,000
 Australia6,300
 Germany5,000
 Ukraine4,300
 United Kingdom4,000
 Latvia2,381
 Ireland2,373
Languages
Estonian
Võro
Religion
Lutheran Tradition
Historically Finnish paganism
Related ethnic groups
Baltic Finns