Solomon Islands

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Solomon Islands
A country in Pacific
The number of individual languages listed for Solomon Islands is 75. Of these, 71 are living and 4 are extinct. Of the living languages, 69 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 27 are developing, 25 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 8 are dying.
Population

584,000 (2015 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
77% (2010 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese (1,000)
General References
Dunn et al 2002, Ross 1988, Ross 2001, Ross 2005, Todd 1975, Tryon 1995, Tryon and Hackman 1983, Wurm 2007, Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Solomon Islands is 75. Of these, 71 are living and 4 are extinct. Of the living languages, 69 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 27 are developing, 25 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 8 are dying.
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