Angola

Print
Angola
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Angola is 39. Of these, 38 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 33 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 6 are institutional, 17 are developing, 12 are vigorous, and 3 are in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Angola
Population

24,383,000 (2014 UNSD)

Principal Languages
Portuguese
Literacy Rate
73% (2015 UNESCO)
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Fernandes and Ntondo 2002, Redinha 1970, Welmers 1971a
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Angola is 39. Of these, 38 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 33 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 6 are institutional, 17 are developing, 12 are vigorous, and 3 are in trouble.
Products
See full country report.
Page Views Left: