Argentina

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Argentina
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Argentina is 28. Of these, 23 are living and 5 are extinct. Of the living languages, 15 are indigenous and 8 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 10 are in trouble, and 4 are dying.
Official Name
Argentine Republic
Population

43,123,000 (2015 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Spanish
Literacy Rate
98% (2015 World Bank)
Immigrant Languages
Basque, Catalan (174,000), Hunsrik, Italian (1,500,000), Japanese (32,000), Lithuanian, North Levantine Spoken Arabic (1,000,000), Paraguayan Guaraní (200,000), Plautdietsch (4,000), Slovene (10,000), South Levantine Spoken Arabic (1,000), Turoyo, Ukrainian (27,000), Vlax Romani (52,000)
Deaf Population
2,056,000
General References
Acebes 1966, Campbell 1997, Crevels 2007, Tovar 1961
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Argentina is 28. Of these, 23 are living and 5 are extinct. Of the living languages, 15 are indigenous and 8 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 10 are in trouble, and 4 are dying.
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