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Stieng, Bulo

A language of Viet Nam

ISO 639-3sti

Population  Population total all countries: 6,060.
Region  Binh Phuoc, Lam Dong, Tay Ninh provinces. Also in Cambodia.
Language map  Southern Viet Nam, reference number 6
Alternate names   Budíp, Northern Stieng, Rangah, Upper Stieng, Xa-Dieng, Xtieng
Classification  Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Eastern Mon-Khmer, Bahnaric, South Bahnaric, Stieng-Chrau
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Radio programs. Bible portions: 1971.
Writing system  Khmer script. Latin script.
Comments  Stieng is an official ethnic community. Christian, traditional religion.

Also spoken in:

Cambodia

Language name   Stieng, Bulo
Population  6,060 in Cambodia (2000).
Region  East, Kratie Province, Snuol District, and southern Mondolkiri.
Language map  Cambodia
Alternate names  Kajiang
Dialects  Budip, Bulo.
Language use  Also use Mnong [cmo] or Khmer [khm].
Language development  Literacy rate in L2: Low.