Maltese people

  • maltese people
    maltin
    total population
    c. 700,000[a]
    regions with significant populations
     malta 395,969
    (maltese descent only)[1]
     australia163,990[2]
     united states40,820 (2016)[3]
     united kingdom40,230[4]
    (maltese-born)
     canada38,780[5]
     italy31,000[6]
    languages
    maltese
    secondary languages:
    • english
    • italian
    religion
    roman catholicism[7]

    a the total figure is merely an estimation; sum of all the referenced populations.

    the maltese (maltese: maltin, italian: maltesi) are a nation and an ethnic group native to malta who speak the maltese language. malta is an island in the middle of the mediterranean sea. included within the ethnic group defined by the maltese people are the gozitans (maltese: għawdxin, italian: gozitani) who inhabit malta's sister island, gozo.

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Maltese people
Maltin
Total population
c. 700,000[a]
Regions with significant populations
 Malta 395,969
(Maltese descent only)[1]
 Australia163,990[2]
 United States40,820 (2016)[3]
 United Kingdom40,230[4]
(Maltese-born)
 Canada38,780[5]
 Italy31,000[6]
Languages
Maltese
Secondary languages:
Religion
Roman Catholicism[7]

a The total figure is merely an estimation; sum of all the referenced populations.

The Maltese (Maltese: Maltin, Italian: Maltesi) are a nation and an ethnic group native to Malta who speak the Maltese language. Malta is an island in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. Included within the ethnic group defined by the Maltese people are the Gozitans (Maltese: Għawdxin, Italian: Gozitani) who inhabit Malta's sister island, Gozo.

Other Languages
العربية: مالطيون
azərbaycanca: Maltalılar
български: Малтийци
euskara: Maltar
français: Maltais (peuple)
Gaeilge: Máltaigh
galego: Pobo maltés
한국어: 몰타인
հայերեն: Մալթացիներ
hrvatski: Maltežani
italiano: Maltesi
עברית: מלטזים
Кыргызча: Мальталыктар
lietuvių: Maltiečiai
magyar: Máltaiak
Nederlands: Maltezen
polski: Maltańczycy
română: Maltezi (popor)
русский: Мальтийцы
Simple English: Maltese people
српски / srpski: Малтежани
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Maltežani
Türkçe: Maltalılar
українська: Мальтійці