Democratic Republic of the CongoPrint
République Démocratique du Congo
57% (2010 UNESCO)
Bastin 1978; Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989; Olson 1996
The number of individual languages listed for Democratic Republic of the Congo is 213. Of these, 212 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 9 are institutional, 31 are developing, 156 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 8 are dying.