Macao

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Official Name
Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Aomen Tebie Xingzhengqu, Região Administrativa Especial de Macau
Sovereignty Comment
As a Special Administrative Region, Macao has a significant amount of autonomy in all areas except defence and foreign affairs
Population
503,000
Principal Languages
Chinese
Literacy Rate
91% (2006 UNESCO
Immigrant Languages
English (2,790)
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Macao is 5. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are institutional, 1 is vigorous, and 1 is dying.