Ghana

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Official Name
Republic of Ghana
Population
24,223,000
National Languages
English
Literacy Rate
61% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
American Sign Language, Foodo (1,000), Klao, Lobi, Mòoré
Deaf Population
6,000
Deaf Institutions
20
General References
Barker 1986; Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989; Hall 1983; Vanderaa 1991
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Ghana is 81. All are living languages. Of these, 16 are institutional, 43 are developing, 15 are vigorous, and 7 are in trouble.