Latvia

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Official Name
Republic of Latvia, Latvijas Republika
Population
2,070,000
Principal Languages
Russian, Standard Latvian
Literacy Rate
100% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Belarusan (105,000), Erzya (900), Lithuanian (35,000), Polish (57,000), Standard Estonian (3,000), Tatar (5,000), Ukrainian (78,000)
General References
Kibrik 1991
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Latvia is 7. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional, 3 are developing, 1 is vigorous, and 1 is dying.