The EGIDS is our own scale that we developed to enable us to evaluate the vitality of the world's languages. It is the cornerstone of a larger framework that we call the Sustainable Use Model. Here's a brief description of that model.
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A language of India. Population: 1,830 (2000 USCWM). 0 monolinguals. Status: 6b (Threatened). Lg Use: Home, community. Negative attitudes. Also use Central Tibetan [bod], Hindi [hin], Kumaoni [kfy], Nepali [npi]. Lg...

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