Belize

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Population
313,000
National Languages
English
Literacy Rate
77% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
American Sign Language (3,000), Chinese, Hindi, Japanese (200), Korean (200), North Levantine Spoken Arabic (190), Sindhi (1,200), Tamil (160)
Deaf Population
3,000
Deaf Institutions
4
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Belize is 8. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are institutional, 1 is developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.