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Indonesia
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Indonesia is 719. Of these, 707 are living and 12 are extinct. Of the living languages, 701 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 18 are institutional, 86 are developing, 261 are vigorous, 266 are in trouble, and 76 are dying.
Official Name
Republic of Indonesia
Population

255,462,000 (2015 census)

Principal Languages
Indonesian
Literacy Rate
94% (2015 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic, English, Tringgus-Sembaan Bidayuh
Deaf Population
2,000,000 or more (1993)
General References
Adelaar 1995, Barr et al 1979, Blust 2003, Campbell and King 2011, Fox 1991, Gray et al 2009, Grimes 1994, Grimes 1995, Grimes et al 1997, Himmelmann 2001, Hudson 1978, Martens 1989, Noorduyn 1991, Ross 2005, Wumbu et al 1986, Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Indonesia is 719. Of these, 707 are living and 12 are extinct. Of the living languages, 701 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 18 are institutional, 86 are developing, 261 are vigorous, 266 are in trouble, and 76 are dying.
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