Guadeloupe

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Official Name
Departement de Guadeloupe
Sovereignty Comment
Overseas department and integral part of France
Population
404,000
General Remarks
Five islands: Basse-Terre, Grande-Terre, Marie Galande, the Saintes group, Desirade
Principal Languages
French, Guadeloupean Creole French
Literacy Rate
90%
Immigrant Languages
Haitian (12,000)
Deaf Population
440–3,520
Deaf Institutions
1
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Guadeloupe is 3. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is institutional and 2 are vigorous.