Belize

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Population

350,000 (2013 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
77% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
American Sign Language (3,000), Chinese, Japanese (200), Korean (200), North Levantine Spoken Arabic (190), Sindhi (1,200), Tamil (160)
Deaf Population
3,000
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.
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