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Haida, Southern

A language of Canada

ISO 639-3hax

Population  10 (Krauss 1995). Population of 270 reported in Canada Census 2001 may include Northern [hdn] and Southern [hax] Haida. Ethnic population: 500 (Krauss 1995).
Region  Queen Charlotte Islands, Skidegate.
Language map  Southwestern Canada
Alternate names   Skidegate
Dialects  Borderline intelligibility with Northern Haida [hdn].
Classification  Na-Dene, Haida
A member of macrolanguage Haida [hai] (Canada).
Language development  Grammar.
Comments  Nearly extinct.
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