Albania

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Albania
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Albania is 8. All are living languages. Of these, 5 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Albania
Population

2,928,000 (2015 census)

Principal Languages
Tosk Albanian
Literacy Rate
97% (2012 World Bank)
Immigrant Languages
Italian (520), Turkish (710), Venetian
Deaf Population
204,570 (1998)
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Comrie 1987, Vidoeski 1983, Messing 1980, Newmark et al 1982
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Albania is 8. All are living languages. Of these, 5 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, and 1 is in trouble.
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