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Benkala Sign Language

A language of Indonesia (Java and Bali)

ISO 639-3bqy

Population  41 (2007 SIL).
Region  Bali Island, Kabupaten District, Bengkala village.
Classification  Deaf sign language
Language use  All domains. All ages. Positive attitude. A school for the deaf 18 km away uses only Indonesian Sign Language [inl]. 2 Bengkala signers now go to this school and have become bilingual.
Comments  Nearly extinct.
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