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Russians are third at 5,88% with their liveliest communities in cities.
Lithuanians, one of the Baltic peoples, later conquered neighboring lands and established the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the 13th century (and also a short-lived Kingdom of Lithuania).
The Grand Duchy was a successful and lasting warrior state.
* * * Lithuania Introduction Lithuania Background: Independent between the two World Wars, Lithuania was annexed by the USSR in 1940.
On 11 March 1990, Lithuania became the first of the Soviet republics to declare its independence, but this proclamation was not generally recognized until September of 1991 (following the abortive coup in Moscow). Lithuania subsequently has restructured its economy for eventual integration into Western European institutions.
Together with the other ethnicities of former Soviet Union these two are sometimes labeled Russophones and are also concentrated primarily in the cities.