Self-governing overseas collectivity of France
277,000 (2013 World Bank)
Includes Marquesas Islands, Gambier Islands, Austral Islands, Tuamotu Archipelago, Tahiti and Society Islands
French, North Marquesan, South Marquesan, Tahitian, Tuamotuan
98% (2011 World Factbook)
Rapa Nui (300), Rarotongan (870)
Besnier 1992; Wurm 2007; Wurm and Hattori 1981
The number of individual languages listed for French Polynesia is 9. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional, 1 is developing, and 6 are in trouble.
See full country report.