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Languages of Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico. 3,947,000. National or official languages: Spanish, English. Self-governing commonwealth of USA. Literacy rate: 89%–90%. Immigrant languages: Corsican, Eastern Yiddish, French (2,620), Haitian (440), Italian (1,560), Ladino, North Levantine Spoken Arabic, Papiamentu (200), South Levantine Spoken Arabic, Standard German (1,450). Also includes Chinese (2,000). Deaf population: 8,000 to 40,000 (Van Cleve 1986). Deaf institutions: 5. The number of individual languages listed for Puerto Rico is 3. Of those, all are living languages.

[eng] 100,000 in Puerto Rico (2005 Crystal).  Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, English 
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Puerto Rican Sign Language

[psl] Ethnic population: 8,000 to 40,000 deaf persons (Van Cleve 1986).  Alternate names: PRSL.  Dialects: Related to American Sign Language [ase].  Classification: Deaf sign language 
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[spa] 3,440,000 in Puerto Rico (1996).  Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Ibero-Romance, West Iberian, Castilian 
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