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Katu, Eastern

A language of Viet Nam

ISO 639-3ktv

Population  50,500 (1999 census).
Region  Quang Nam, Thua Thien provinces.
Language map  Southern Viet Nam, reference number 18
Alternate names   High Katu
Dialects  A different language variety and orthography in Laos.
Classification  Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Eastern Mon-Khmer, Katuic, East Katuic, Katu-Pacoh
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 5%–15%. Radio programs. NT: 1978.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  Traditional religion, Christian.