Micronesia

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Official Name
Federated States of Micronesia. A federated republic connected politically to the Uunited States by a compact of free association
Population
103,000
General Remarks
Includes states of Yap, Chuuk (Truk), Pohnpei (Ponape), and Kosrae (Kusaie). 607 islands
National Languages
English
Literacy Rate
89% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese, Japanese
General References
Bender 1996
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Micronesia is 18. All are living languages. Of these, 6 are institutional, 4 are developing, 4 are vigorous, 2 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.