Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
87,952,000 (2014 census)
39% (2007 UNDESA)
Maay, Sudanese Spoken Arabic
1,000,000 (2005 Ethiopian National Association of the Deaf)
Bender, M. 1971, Bender 1976, Bender 1983a, Bender 1989b, Campbell and King 2011, Dimmendaal and Voeltz 2007
The number of individual languages listed for Ethiopia is 90. Of these, 88 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 85 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 41 are institutional, 15 are developing, 19 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 5 are dying.
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