Congo

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Congo
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Congo is 62. All are living languages. Of these, 55 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 16 are developing, 27 are vigorous, and 16 are in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of the Congo
Population

4,278,000 (2014 UNSD)

Principal Languages
French
Literacy Rate
84% (2011 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Hausa (4,000), Portuguese (600), Sango (54,000)
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Jacquot 1971
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Congo is 62. All are living languages. Of these, 55 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 16 are developing, 27 are vigorous, and 16 are in trouble.
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