Tunisia

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Tunisia
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Tunisia is 8. Of these, 6 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 2 are institutional, 2 are developing, and 2 are in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Tunisia
Population

10,887,000 (2013 World Bank)

Principal Languages
Standard Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Arabic
Literacy Rate
71% (2008 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Ghadamès (2,000), Greek (300), Italian (9,700), Maltese (3,000)
Deaf Population
21,240
General References
Applegate 1970; Cohen 1985; S’hiri 1994
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Tunisia is 8. Of these, 6 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 2 are institutional, 2 are developing, and 2 are in trouble.
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