Mongolia

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Official Name
Mongolian People’s Republic, Bügd Nayramdakh Mongol Ard Uls
Population
2,755,000
National Languages
Halh Mongolian
Literacy Rate
98% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Japanese, Korean
Deaf Population
10,000–147,330
General References
Poppe 1955; Sebeok 1967
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Mongolia is 12. All are living languages. Of these, 6 are institutional, 1 is developing, 3 are vigorous, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.