Vanuatu

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Vanuatu
A country in Pacific
The number of individual languages listed for Vanuatu is 112. Of these, 110 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 5 are institutional, 21 are developing, 29 are vigorous, 44 are in trouble, and 11 are dying.
Official Name
Republic of Vanuatu
Population

253,000 (2013 World Bank)

Principal Languages
Bislama, English, French
Literacy Rate
81% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese (300), Fijian (350), Kiribati (370), Tahitian, Tongan, Vietnamese (770), Wallisian (780)
General References
Lynch and Crowley 2001; Tryon 1971, 1976, 1978, 1995; Wurm 2000, 2007; Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Vanuatu is 112. Of these, 110 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 5 are institutional, 21 are developing, 29 are vigorous, 44 are in trouble, and 11 are dying.
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