Uganda

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Official Name
Republic of Uganda, Jamhuri ya Uganda
Population
28,947,000
Principal Languages
English, Ganda, Swahili
Literacy Rate
65% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Kaliko (5,000), Mvuba (870)
Deaf Institutions
4
General References
Bender 1989; Dimmendaal 1989; Ladefoged, Glick and Criper 1972; Taylor 1962; Vossen 1981, 1983
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Uganda is 41. All are living languages. Of these, 5 are institutional, 26 are developing, 6 are vigorous, 2 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.