The Afar also known as the Danakil, Adali and Odali, are an ethnic group inhabit in Ethiopia. Afars speak the Afar language.

The Afar principally reside in the Danakil Desert in the Afar Region of Ethiopia,  They number 1,276,867 people in Ethiopia (or 1.73% of the total population), of whom 105,551 are urban inhabitants.

Afars speak the Afar language as a mother tongue. It is part of the
The Afar language is spoken by ethnic Afars in the Afar Region of Ethiopia.
Afar people are predominantly Muslim.