Mastering Uzbek will take from you 1100 hours or 44 weeks in a class according to FSI. Difficulty category for mastering it is evaluated 2 point.
Learning Kazakh might seem like a overwhelming thing to do. FSI has concluded that it takes 1100 hours or 44 weeks in a class to learn the language. The difficulty point is 2.
You will most likely find people, who speaks Uzbek in Uzbekistan, Central Asian countries, North America, Australia, and Europe.
Number of native speakers is about 21,300,000.
Number of fluent speakers is about 24,000,000. The biggest country in which Uzbek is used as a native language is Uzbekistan.
Native speakers of Kazakh are mostly from Republic of Kazakhstan and are about 21,000,000 people.
Kazakh are spoken fluently by 24,000,000 people.
The language is spoken in Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Germany.
Uzbek came from Turkic branch of the Altaic language family.
Turkic branch of the Altaic language family is the origin of Kazakh language.