Zimbabwe

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Official Name
Republic of Zimbabwe
Population
12,974,000
Principal Languages
English, Ndebele, Shona
Literacy Rate
90% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Gujarati (19,000)
Deaf Institutions
6
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Zimbabwe is 21. All are living languages. Of these, 6 are institutional, 10 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 2 are in trouble.