A language of Sweden
ISO 639-3: sje
||20 in Sweden (2000 T. Salminen). Ethnic population: 2,000 in Sweden (Krauss 1995).
||Lapland, Arjeplog and Arvidsjaur, along Pite River. Also in Norway.
Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden
||“Lapp” , Pite, Saami
||Uralic, Sami, Western, Northern
||Increased literary activity.
||Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 75%–100%.
||Pite Saami very distinct. Nearly extinct.
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