Bahamas

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Official Name
The Commonwealth of the Bahamas
Population
351,000
General Remarks
700 islands and islets, 23 inhabited
Principal Languages
Bahamas Creole English, English
Literacy Rate
96% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Greek (800), Haitian (20,000)
Deaf Population
310–1,100
Deaf Institutions
2
General References
Hall 1966; Holm 1989
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Bahamas is 2. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is institutional and 1 is vigorous.