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Jemez

A language of United States

ISO 639-3tow

Population  1,300 (1990 census), decreasing. 6 monolinguals (1990). Listed as Towa in US Census (2000). Ethnic population: 2,009 (2000 census).
Region  North central New Mexico.
Language map  Southwestern United States of America
Alternate names   Towa
Classification  Kiowa Tanoan, Kiowa-Towa, Towa
Language use  Vigorous. All ages. Also use English.
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 50%–75%.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  Traditional religion, Christian.
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