Sudan

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Sudan
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Sudan is 78. Of these, 76 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 70 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 17 are developing, 12 are vigorous, 32 are in trouble, and 12 are dying.
Official Name
Republic of the Sudan
Population

36,409,000 (2015 USCB)

Principal Languages
English, Standard Arabic
Literacy Rate
74% (2013 USCB)
Deaf Population
48,900
General References
Bender 1975, Bender 1983a, Bender 1989b, Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Doornbos and Bender 1983, Schadeberg and Bender 1981, Stevenson 1984
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Sudan is 78. Of these, 76 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 70 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 17 are developing, 12 are vigorous, 32 are in trouble, and 12 are dying.
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