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France
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for France is 23. Of these, 21 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 15 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 11 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 3 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.
Official Name
French Republic
Population

66,207,000 (2014 World Bank)

Principal Languages
French
Literacy Rate
99% (2011 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Algerian Spoken Arabic (1,350,000), Armenian (70,000), Balkan Romani (10,500), Central Atlas Tamazight (150,000), Central Khmer (50,000), Hmong Daw (10,000), Iranian Persian (40,000), Kabuverdianu (8,000), Kabyle (537,000), Lesser Antillean Creole French (150,000), Morisyen (1,000), Moroccan Spoken Arabic (1,140,000), Tunisian Spoken Arabic (447,000), Turkish (444,000), Vietnamese (10,000), Vlax Romani (10,000), Western Cham (1,000), Wolof (35,000)
Deaf Population
3,506,800
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Comrie 1987, Salminen 2007, Stephens 1976
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for France is 23. Of these, 21 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 15 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 11 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 3 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.
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