Georgia

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Population
4,793,000
General Remarks
Census does not include results from Abkhazia
Principal Languages
Georgian, Russian
Literacy Rate
100% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Greek (38,000), Lezgi (3,650), Lishán Didán (120), Pontic (120,000), Tatar (3,100), Turkish (3,100), Udi (500), Ukrainian (52,000)
General References
Naby 1975; Kibrik 1991; Sebeok 1963
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Georgia is 19. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are institutional, 5 are developing, 2 are vigorous, and 9 are in trouble.